TRIVIA TEST

By Fifi Rodriguez
1. FAMOUS QUOTATIONS: Who once said, “He who laughs last has not yet heard the bad news”?
2. MONEY: What is the basic unit of currency in India?
3. LANGUAGE: What does the Latin term “gratis” mean?
4. MEASUREMENTS: A year must be divisible by what number to be a leap year?
5. GOVERNMENT: Who was the first black female U.S. senator?
6. EXPLORERS: Who was the first European explorer to see the eastern part of the Pacific Ocean (1513), after crossing the Isthmus of Panama?
7. ANCIENT WORLD: What were the common people of ancient Rome called?
8. GEOGRAPHY: What is the capital of Lithuania?
9. SCIENCE: What is the name of the historical period in which dinosaurs lived?
10. MYTHOLOGY: What was Pygmalion’s profession?

Answers
1. Bertolt Brecht
2. The rupee
3. Without payment
4. Four
5. Carole Moseley Braun
6. Vasco Nunez de Balboa
7. Plebeians
8. Vilnius
9. Jurassic
10. Sculptor

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