ISAAC ASIMOV’S SU­PER QUIZ

Jamaica Gleaner - - ENTERTAINMENT -

1970: Sir Cyril Hen­riques, chair­man of the Ja­maica Fes­ti­val Com­mis­sion, bid­ding farewell to Miss Ja­maica 1970 El­iz­a­beth Lindo. He had pre­sented her with her pass­port in the VIP lounge of the Pal­isa­does Air­port on Novem­ber 2. Oth­ers from left are Frances Hen­riques, chap­er­one, Dotty Dean of RJR and Thelma Camp­bell, di­rec­tor of the Fes­ti­val Com­mis­sion. 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: ANAGRAMMED SURNAMES

The sur­name is anagrammed. Pro­vide the real sur­name. (e.g., Vladimir In­put. An­swer: Vladimir Putin.)

FRESH­MAN LEVEL

1. Clark Bagel 2. Babe Hurt 3. Ge­orge Hubs

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL

4. Tom Shank 5. Mae Stew 6. Oliver Hy­dra

PHD LEVEL

7. Johnny Acorns 8. James Agency 9. Peter Re­sells

AN­SWERS FOR TUES, NOV 1:

1. A boat. 2. Open sesame. 3. Prince Ed­ward Is­land (Canada). 4. But­ler. 5. Manor Farm. 6. Buck. 7. Moll Flan­ders. 8. Flamin­goes. 9. Bleak House.

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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