Answers to Yesterday’s Quiz

I’ll bet you knew more than you gave yourself credit for. Here are the questions and their answers:
1. Name the one sport in which neither the spectators nor the participants know the score or the leader until the contest ends.

The one sport in which neither the spectators nor the participants know the score or the leader until the contest ends:
Boxing.

2. What famous North American landmark is constantly moving backward?

North American landmark constantly moving backward: Niagara Falls … The rim is worn down about two and a half feet each year because of the millions of gallons of water that rush over it every minute.

3 Of all vegetables, only two can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons. All other vegetables must be replanted every year. What are the only two perennial vegetables?

Only two vegetables that can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons: Asparagus and rhubarb.

4. What fruit has its seeds on the outside?

The fruit with its seeds on the outside: Strawberry.

5. Only three words in standard English begin with the letters ‘dw’ and they are all common words. Name two of them.

Three English words beginning with dw: Dwarf, dwell and dwindle…

6. There are 14 punctuation marks in English grammar. Can you name at least half of them?

Fourteen punctuation marks in English grammar: Period, comma, colon, semicolon, dash, hyphen, apostrophe, question mark, exclamation point, quotation mark, brackets, parenthesis, braces, and ellipses.

7. Name the only vegetable AND fruit that is never sold frozen, canned, processed, cooked, or in any other form except fresh.

The only vegetable or fruit never sold frozen, canned, processed, cooked, or in any other form but fresh: Lettuce & Watermelon.

8. Name 6 or more things that you can wear on your feet beginning with the letter ‘S.’

Six or more things you can wear on your feet beginning with ‘S’: Shoes, socks, sandals, sneakers, slippers, skis, skates, snowshoes, stockings, stilts.

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bobherring2009

Living in north central Arkansas among the trees and lakes serving the Lord in one of His churches. A lifelong Lutheran who cares greatly about God's Church. Recently married and enjoying life with my dear wife. Many interests--St. Louis Cardinals, NASCAR, and the St. Louis Blues!

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