Posted by: braddenvillage | November 5, 2011

November 2011 – Quiz – Just for Fun – Now with Answers

November 2011 – Quiz

1.

Which country was the only original member of OPEC outside of the Middle East?

A: Venzuela

2.

Who created the literary detective Sam Spade?

A: Dashell Hammett

3.

What are the four vocal ranges for members of a choir?

A: Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass

4.

Name any year that Leonardo Da Vinci was alive.

A:1452 – 1519

5.

Which architect was known as the “Wizard of the Dome”?

A: Buckminster Fuller

6.

What are the two ingredients of a Black Velvet cocktail?

A: Sparkling wine or Champagne and Stout (usually Guinness)

7.

Name either of the Brothers Grimm’s first names.

A: Jacob or Wilhelm

8.

What is the name of the Salvador Dali painting that shows clocks oozing over a landscape?

A: The Persistence of Memory

9.

Which two boxers were involved in the “Thrilla in Manila?”

A: Muhammed Ali and Joe Frazier

10.

Name the five basic tastes.

A: Saltiness, Sweetness, Sourness, Bitterness, Umamai (pronounced “oo-ma-me” aka Savourness


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