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The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

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1 – What two colours comprise the Greek flag?


2 – Corunna’s Rob Thomson, current bench coach of the Philadelphia Phillies, will be inducted this June into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame. In what Ontario city will this take place?


3 – How many Super Bowls has Patriots’ QB Tom Brady won?    4   6   8


4 – Anthony Wing is the new director of what local orchestra, replacing Anne Brown who retired recently?


5 – Whose face was said to have “launched a thousand ships”?


6 – In what state did Rosa Parks famously refuse to relinquish her seat on a public bus?


7 – In the late 1980s, what crime-solving tool was used for the first time to convict accused killers?


8 – “The Pelican Brief, “A Time to Kill” and “The Whistler” were written by what lawyer-turned best selling author?


9 – Canada’s motto, “A Mari Usque ad Mare”, means what?


10 – In Alfred Hitchcock’s black and white horror classic, Psycho, what was used instead of blood for the famous shower scene?

      Chocolate Syrup        Grape Juice         Ketchup



– Tom St. Amand (column #230)


ANSWERS: 1 – Blue and white; 2 – St. Marys; 3 – 6; 4 – International Symphony Orchestra; 5 – Helen (of Troy); 6 – Alabama; 7- DNA; 8 – John Grisham; 9 – From sea to sea; 10 – Chocolate Syrup.


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