ISAAC ASIMOV’S SU­PER QUIZ

Jamaica Gleaner - - ENTERTAINMENT -

1995: Miss Ja­maica (World) Imani Dun­can whis­pered some­thing of in­ter­est to spe­cial guest Hugh Shearer, pres­i­dent of the Bustamante In­dus­trial Trade Union. The oc­ca­sion the Gleaner’s an­nual long ser­vice awards. The func­tion was held at the Al­ham­bra Inn and Restau­rant, Tucker Aven­nue, in Septem­ber. Take this Su­per Quiz to a PhD. Score 1 point for each cor­rect an­swer on the Fresh­man Level, 2 points on the Grad­u­ate Level and 3 points on the PhD Level. Sub­ject: BEST AC­TOR OS­CARS Name the film for which the ac­tor won Best Ac­tor. The year is given. Each an­swer is a sin­gle word. (e.g., Daniel Day-Lewis (2012). An­swer: ‘Lin­coln.’)

FRESH­MAN LEVEL

1. Ben Kings­ley (1982) 2. Ernest Borg­nine (1955) 3. Rus­sell Crowe (2000)

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL

4. Philip Sey­mour Hoff­man (2005) 5. F. Mur­ray Abra­ham (1984) 6. Tom Hanks (1993)

PHD LEVEL

7. Cliff Robert­son (1968) 8. Ge­of­frey Rush (1996) 9. Jamie Foxx (2004)

AN­SWERS FOR MON, SEPT 26:

AN­SWERS: 1. Detroit Lions (NFL). 2. Chicago Bears (NFL). 3. In­di­anapo­lis Colts (NFL). 4. Chicago Bulls (NBA). 5. Bos­ton Bru­ins (NHL). 6. St. Louis Rams (NFL). 7. Florida Pan­thers (NHL). 8. Minnesota Tim­ber­wolves (NBA). 9. Jack­sonville Jaguars (NFL).

SCOR­ING:

18 points — congratulations, doc­tor; 15 to 17 points — hon­ours grad­u­ate; 10 to 14 points — you’re plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points — you re­ally should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points — en­rol in re­me­dial cour­ses im­me­di­ately; 0 points — who reads the ques­tions to you?

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