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The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

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1 – How many months of the year have 31 days?

2 – In the “very large city” category, Sarnia recently beat both Chatham-Kent and the city of Zlin in the Czech Republic to win what 2015 International Challenge Competition?

3 – In different years, both Marlon Brando and George C Scott refused to accept what?

4 – The community of Maxwell, established in the 1820s in what is now part of Bright’s Grove, was Canada’s first . . .

  1. a) nudist colony   b)  social commune   c)   African-Canadian settlement

5 – Fill in the Blank: On this date in 1962, Bobby Pickett’s hit song “Monster ______” was released.

6 – Since 1983, what local organization has given, as of last month, over three and half million dollars to various community organizations?

7 – The rival gangs in what musical and movie were named the Sharks and the Jets?

8 – Athletes from what local team will act as full-time ushers at Sarnia Sting games this season?

9 – In Major League Baseball, who was the first (and only) African-American to manage a team that won the World Series?

10 – Including Stephen Harper, how many Canadian prime ministers are alive?

– Tom St. Amand

 

ANSWERS: 1 – Seven; 2 – Communities in Bloom; 3 – Oscars; 4 – social commune; 5 – Mash; 6 – Sarnia Community Foundation’ 7 – West Side Story; 8 – Sarnia Imperials; 9 – Cito Gaston; 10 – Seven (Clark, Turner, Mulroney, Campbell, Chretien, Martin, Harper)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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