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: DOUBLE MEANINGS
What one word can have either meaning. (e.g., (a) A very successful movie. (b) A successful turn at bat. Answer: Hit.)
1. (a) A statement of money owed. (b) A bird’s beak. Answer________
2. (a) The main person in a movie. (b) A celestial body. Answer________
3. (a) To endure. (b) At the end of something. Answer________
4. (a) A metal fastener. (b) A ray of lightning. Answer________
5. (a) A piece of tennis equipment. (b) A loud noise. Answer________
6. (a) A fictional book. (b) Especially new or different. Answer________
7. (a) A current of air. (b) An early version of a document. Answer________
8. (a) An amphibious mammal. (b) A stamp affixed to a document. Answer________
9. (a) A clasp on a belt. (b) To collapse under a lot of weight. Answer________
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?