ISAAC ASIMOV’S SU­PER QUIZ

Jamaica Gleaner - - ENTERTAINMENT -

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: HILL(S)

Each an­swer ends with “Hill” or “Hills.” (eg, Home of the Univer­sity of North Carolina. An­swer: Chapel Hill.)

FRESH­MAN LEVEL

1. A Lon­don district and ti­tle of a 1999 film star­ring Hugh Grant and Ju­lia Roberts.

2. Hit song for both Louis Arm­strong and Fats Domino.

3. The first im­por­tant bat­tle of the Amer­i­can Revo­lu­tion­ary War (1775).

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL

4. A metonym for the US Congress.

5. The Rough Rid­ers charged up this hill in 1898.

6. A fash­ion­able San Fran­cisco neigh­bour­hood.

PHD LEVEL

7. Coun­try pop singer who mar­ried Tim McGraw.

8. Site of the Mount Rush­more Na­tional Memo­rial.

9. Site of the Wright Broth­ers’ flight.

AN­SWERS FOR SATUR­DAY, OCT 1

1. Fash­ion de­sign­ers. 2. Shoe types. 3. Venice, Italy. 4. Dress types. 5. Hat types. 6. Mary Quant. 7. Red. 8. Hairstyles. 9. Gianni Ver­sace. 10. Youth sub­cul­tures. 11. Styles of panties. 12. Per­fumes. 13. Deodor­ants. 14. Heidi Klum. 15. On the feet (san­dals).

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 – en­roll in re­me­dial cour­ses im­me­di­ately; 0 points – who reads the ques­tions to you?

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