TRIVIA TEST

By Fifi Rodriguez
1. FAMOUS QUOTATIONS: Who once said, “There is nothing more exhilarating than to be shot at without result”?
2. GAMES: What five sports are included in the modern Olympic pentathlon?
3. GEOGRAPHY: What is the name of London’s square-mile financial district?
4. MEASUREMENTS: How many furlongs are in a mile?
5. ANIMAL KINGDOM: How many eyes do bees have?
6. MOVIES: What was the first X-rated movie to win an Oscar?
7. TELEVISION: What was the name of the pet chimpanzee on “The Beverly Hillbillies”?
8. FIRSTS: What famous women’s-rights leader was arrested for voting illegally in the 1872 presidential election?
9. LITERATURE: How old is Harry Potter when he discovers he’s a wizard?
10. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: How many colors are represented in a rainbow?

Answers
1. Winston Churchill
2. Freestyle swimming, cross-country running, show jumping on horseback, pistol shooting and ŽpŽe fencing
3. City of London
4. Eight
5. Five — two compound eyes and three simple eyes
6. “Midnight Cowboy”
7. Cousin Bessie
8. Susan B. Anthony
9. 11
10. Seven

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