TRIVIA TEST

By Fifi Rodriguez
1. ANATOMY: Where in the human body is the mandible?
2. MYTHOLOGY: According to Greek mythology, who ferries the souls of the dead across the rivers Styx and Acheron?
3. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: By what common name is the pirate’s flag of skull and crossbones known?
4. ENTERTAINERS: Which actress was born with the name Betty Joan Perske?
5. MEASUREMENTS: What does a tachometer measure?
6. HISTORY: What was the first year of the winter Olympic Games?
7. GEOGRAPHY: Where is Valley Forge, site of George Washington’s encampment during the Revolutionary War?
8. ASTRONOMY: Europa is a moon of which planet?
9. LITERATURE: Who wrote “The Tropic of Cancer”?
10. LANGUAGE: In poetic terms, what is a “tarn”?

Answers
1. Lower jaw
2. Charon
3. Jolly Roger
4. Lauren Bacall
5. Speed in rotations per minute
6. 1924
7. Pennsylvania
8. Jupiter
9. Henry Miller
10. Mountain lake

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