Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #8
Set by Susi  |  30 pts     (2017-03-05)

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1) How do you refer to the residents/natives from following places? I am looking for demonyms, not swear words. a) Seoul b) Chicago c) Michigan d) Cork e) Newcastle f) Leeds g) Galloway (6 pts)  Susi:  2017-03-05

2) Flute question! A flute produces sounds when a stream of air directed across a hole in the instrument creates a vibration of air at the hole. The air stream across this hole creates a ______________. What is the name of this principle named after a mathematician and physicist? (1 pt)  Susi:  2017-03-05

3) Name 10 unique dairy products starting with the letter C. Answers can't be variations of the same product. (10 pts)  Susi:  2017-03-05

4) What does the Greek word 'metropolis' literally mean? (1 pt)  Susi:  2017-03-05

5) From which language did following words come into the English language: pet, trousers, gob? (1 pt)  Susi:  2017-03-05

6) In which novel can you find following characters: Wendy, Danny and Jack Torrance? (1 pt)  Susi:  2017-03-05

7) Name any 3 Olympic medal winners born in the GDR. (It doesn't matter when medals were won) (3 pts)  Susi:  2017-03-05

8) a) Echinacea is a group of plants that derives its name from the Greek word 'ekhinos' meaning ___________. b) The Echinacea are also a superorder of what kind of animal? (2 pts)  Susi:  2017-03-05

9) What are the most populated places on following Scottish islands? a) Orkney b) South Uist c) Islay d) Mull e) Shetland (5 pts)  Susi:  2017-03-05

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