ISAAC ASIMOV’S SUPER QUIZ
1973: Junior Allwood of Hyltons (left) is caught exchanging a flurry of loops, flicks and chops in the match with Kingsley Hudson from Gleaner. Allwood won 21-8, 21-14 and helped his team to defeat Gleaner 6-1 in the Jamaica Junior Table Tennis Championships at the Gleaner Sports Club on November 15. 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.
(e.g., These islands are also known as the Malvinas. Answer: Falkland Islands.)
1. On which island of Hawaii do most people live? 2. Which two countries share the Aleutian Islands? 3. Name the largest island of the Greater Antilles.
4. In which river are the Thousand Islands? 5. The Orkney Islands are off the north coast of _____. 6. Jersey, Guernsey and Sark are part of this island group.
7. The Dry Tortugas are a small group of islands belonging to this country. 8. Where is Tierra del Fuego located? 9. On which island is Tokyo located?
ANSWERS FOR MON, NOV 14:
1. Spirit of St. Louis. 2. Harry Houdini. 3. Al Capone. 4. Scopes. 5. Penicillin. 6. Gene Tunney. 7. Art Deco. 8. The Jazz Singer. 9. Gave women the right to vote.
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?