ISAAC ASIMOV’S SUPER QUIZ
1969: President of the Calabar Old Boys’ Association, W. Gillette Chambers, welcoming past students and guests to the association’s annual dinner held at the SheratonKingston Hotel in October. Others (from left) are: Dr G.V. Harry, the Rev Walter Foster, Rabbi Bernard Hooker, Carlton Alexander, Frank Phipps, QC, and Noel Madden. 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: LITERARY CHARACTERS
Provide the character’s first name, then identify the novel. (e.g., Milton. Answer: George: Of Mice and Men.)
1. Scrooge 2. O’Hara 3. Thatcher 4. Gunn 5. Legree
6. Joad 7. Fogg 8. Gatsby 9. Gulliver 10. Panza
11. Golightly 12. Prynne 13. Caulfield 14. Humbert 15. Bloom
ANSWERS FOR FRI, OCT 14:
1. Gone With the Wind. 2. Avatar. 3. Star Wars. 4. Titanic. 5. The Sound of Music. 6. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 7. The Ten Commandments. 8. Doctor Zhivago 9. Jaws.
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?