The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

1 – The dollar sign ($) is above what number on a standard keyboard?

2 – The name of Sarnia comes from the Roman word for what British Channel Island?

Alderney     Guernsey    Jersey

3 – Which one of these is not found in the recipe for mayonnaise?

Butter       Eggs         Oil

4 – Sarnia-born Doug Armstrong is the general manager of what NHL team?

5 – The human heart has how many compartments?

6 – Which of the following is a prime number:  19 42   98

7 – In Greek mythology, what is the drink of the gods?

8 – As of 2018, what country has received the most Oscar nominations for Best Foreign Language Film?

9 – What is an infant whale known as?

10 – According to a public poll conducted in 2016, what word was selected as the most irritating word in the English language for the eighth consecutive year?

Like     Totally      Whatever

– Tom St. Amand (column #249)

 

ANSWERS: 1 – Four; 2 – Guernsey; 3 – Butter; 4 – St. Louis Blues; 5 – Four; 6 – 19; 7 – Nectar; 8 – France; 9 – Calf; 10 – Whatever.