Sunday, May 21, 2017

An Easy Test...

You should be able to get 100% on this one (The correct answers are below, don't peek):

1. How long did the hundred year war last?

2. Which country makes Panama hats?

3. From what animal do we get catgut?

4. In what month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

5. What is Camel's hair brush made from?

6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?

7. What was King George VI's first name?

8. What color is a Purple Finch?

9. Where are Chinese Gooseberries from?

10. How long did the Thirty Years War last?

Ready for the answers?
1. 116 years, from 1337 to 1453.

2. Ecuador.

3. From sheep and horses.

4. November. The Russian calendar was 13 days behind ours.

5. Squirrel fur.

6. The Latin name was Insularia Canaria -- Island of the Dogs.

7. Albert. In 1936 he respected the wish of Queen Victoria that no future king should ever be called Albert.

8. Distinctively crimson.

9. New Zealand.

10. 30 years of course. 1618 to 1648.

Today's Reflection:
Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the hell happened...

Live Long and Prosper...

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