TRIVIA TEST

By Fifi Rodriguez
1. U.S. STATES: What is the highest capital city in the United States?
2. SLOGANS: What was Woodsy Owl’s message from the federal government?
3. RELIGION: When is Maundy Thursday in the Christian religion?
4. MUSIC: What entertainer has been called “The Man from Memphis”?
5. DISCOVERIES: Who is credited with discovering streptomycin?
6. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Which president had a pet badger?
7. MATH: What is the decimal equivalent of the fraction one-third?
8. MOVIES: What film features the theme park “Walley World”?
9. GEOGRAPHY: Where is the Lombardy region?
10. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What does a sphygmomanometer measure?

Answers
1. Santa Fe, N.M. (7,000 feet above sea level)
2. “Give a hoot, don’t pollute!”
3. Thursday before Easter, marking the Last Supper
4. Elvis Presley
5. Selman A. Waksman
6. Theodore Roosevelt (“Josiah”)
7. .3333
8. “National Lampoon’s Vacation”
9. Northern Italy
10. Blood pressure

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