The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

1 – In Mother Goose’s “Hey, Diddle, Diddle” who runs away with the spoon?

2 – On Jan. 1, Murphy Pereira became Sarnia’s first what?

3 – In economics, what does IMF stand for?

4 – The Sarnia Sting is retiring the number of NHL superstar Steven Stamkos this weekend.  Which number?

5 – Ounce for ounce, what contain more Vitamin C: oranges or strawberries?

6 – Eva Peron, known as Evita, was a much-loved heroine of what country?

7 – In 1987, banker Steve Rothstein spent $350,000 on a lifetime pass that would entitle him to unlimited what?

8 – Words of 2017: After U.S. President Donald Trump referred to Kim Jong-un as “Little Rocket Man,’ the North Korean leader famously fired back by calling Trump a what?

 

9 – Which country’s Qassim University hosted a 2012 conference about women in society—with no women in sight?

 

10 – What is the largest island in Canada?

 

– Tom St. Amand (column #172)

 

ANSWERS: 1 – The Dish; 2 – First baby born in Sarnia-Lambton in 2018; 3 – International Monetary Fund; 4 – 91; 5 – Strawberries; 6 – Argentina; 7 – Air Travel; 8 – Dotard; 9 – Saudi Arabia; 10 – Baffin Island.