The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

1 – What pronoun is also the chemical symbol for helium?

 

2 – Purdy Fisheries started in
a) 1900   b) 1910   c) 1920

 

3 – What famous figure in history was assassinated on the Ides of March?

 

4 – Northern Collegiate grad Andrew Davies recently earned a bronze medal in a U20 international meet in what sport?

 

5 – What part of the body is affected by gingivitis?
a)   eyes   b) flesh    c) gums

 

6 – What U.S. state is known as the “Peach State”?

 

7 – What is called the “Sport of Kings”?

 

8 – The TV series Murdoch Mysteries is set in which Canadian city?

 

9 – The sculpture called the “Pieta” is the only piece of his work that this artist ever signed. Who?

 

10 – Pink Floyd’s song “Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2,” points out that “we don’t need no…” What?
a)   Money           b)   Education           c) War

 

– Tom St. Amand (Column #233)

 

ANSWERS: 1 – He; 2 – a) 1900; 3 – Julius Caesar; 4 – Cross Country; 5 – c) Gums; 6 – Georgia; 7 – Horse Racing; 8 – Toronto; 9 – Michelangelo; 10 – b) Education.