SU­PER QUIZ

The News Tribune - - Television & Features - BY KEN FISHER

Take this Su­per Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each cor­rect an­swer on the Fresh­man Level, 2 points on the Grad­u­ate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

Sub­ject: "NO" END­ING

Each an­swer is a word that ends with "no." (e.g., An in­sult­ing word for some­one who drinks a lot of al­co­hol. An­swer: Wino.)

FRESH­MAN LEVEL

1. A large mu­si­cal in­stru­ment with keys.

An­swer________

2. A pub­lic build­ing for gam­bling.

An­swer________

3. One erupted and buried Pom­peii.

An­swer________

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL

4. A high fe­male voice. An­swer________

5. A very in­tense and un­con­trolled fire.

An­swer________

6. A person with an ab­sence of pig­ment in the skin and hair.

An­swer________

PH.D LEVEL

7. A game re­sem­bling bingo. An­swer________

8. A breed of fine-wooled white sheep.

An­swer________

9. A game played with a set of 28 flat, rec­tan­gu­lar blocks. An­swer________

AN­SWERS: 1. Pi­ano. 2. Casino. 3. Vol­cano. 4. So­prano. 5. In­ferno. 6. Al­bino. 7. Keno. 8. Merino. 9. Domino.

SCOR­ING: 18 points — con­grat­u­la­tions, doc­tor; 15 to 17 points — hon­ors 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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