ISAAC ASIMOV’S SU­PER QUIZ

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9, Re­hearse 10, Rim 11, Ig­nore 12, Sel­dom 13, Staunch 14, Beat 15, An­tag­o­nist 17, In­nu­endo 18, Aniseed 19, Ball 21, Lapped 24, Wil­liam Wordsworth 27, As­sent 29, Gate 30, Af­fa­ble 33, Gets down 35, Gin­ger snap 36, Tier 37, In­tense 38, Dis­mal 40, Lizard 41, One 42, Dis­proof DOWN: 1, Here and now 2, Lead 3, Prim­rose 4, Set sail 5, Amon­til­lado 6, High and low 7, En­able 8, Or­gandie 10, Roast 16, Ab­solve 20, About 22, Per­haps 23, Imag­i­na­tion 25, In two minds 26, Hul­la­baloo 28, Spe­cific 31, Fiendish 32, In­tends 34, Scream 35, Ge­nie 39, Sure. Take this Su­per Quiz to a PhD. Score one point for each cor­rect an­swer on the Fresh­man Level, two points on the Grad­u­ate Level and three points on the PhD Level.

SUB­JECT: ESP

Each an­swer is a seven-let­ter word of the form _ esp _ _ _. (e.g., To give a sign of; in­di­cate. An­swer: Be­s­peak.)

FRESH­MAN LEVEL

1. To feel re­gard for; es­teem or ad­mire. 2. To dis­like in­tensely; loathe. 3. To re­ply, es­pe­cially in writ­ing.

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL

4. The feel­ing that a sit­u­a­tion is so bad that noth­ing you can do will change it. 5. To breathe in and out. 6. A short pe­riod of rest from hav­ing to deal with a dif­fi­culty.

PHD LEVEL

7. Without be­ing af­fected by; not­with­stand­ing. 8. To take all the valu­able or beau­ti­ful ob­jects from a place. 9. An evening church ser­vice.

AN­SWERS FOR SAT, OCT 8:

1. Mary. 2. Pen­du­lum. 3. Think­ing. 4. Tin. 5. Fever. 6. On Me. 7. Stays Here. 8. Your Wal­let. 9. Say Some­thing. 10. For Lovers. 11. Car­toon­ist. 12. Abo­li­tion­ist and/or fem­i­nist. 13. Singer (coun­try). 14. Ven­tril­o­quist. 15. Song­writer.

SCOR­ING:

24 to 30 points – con­grat­u­la­tions, doc­tor; 18 to 23 points – hon­ours grad­u­ate; 13 to 17 points – you’re plenty smart, but no grind; 5 to 12 points — you re­ally should hit the books harder; 1 point to 4 points – en­rol in re­me­dial cour­ses im­me­di­ately; 0 points – who reads the ques­tions to you?

1969: An­drew Suther­land, cap­tain of the YMCA ‘A’ team which won the 440 yards freestyle re­lay in the Ju­nior Swim­ming Championships, that ended at the Na­tional Sta­dium pool in Oc­to­ber, re­ceiv­ing the Am­a­teur Swim­ming As­so­ci­a­tion (ASA) Chal­lenge Cup from Ge­orge Tucker, ASA pres­i­dent.

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