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This will give you something to think about. Like you need it!
[ Answers are down below (hopefully kept out of sight). Fold the paper or scroll them out of sight if on computer. Don't look until you have answered all the questions ]
1) How long did the Hundred Years War last? 2) Which country makes Panama hats? 3) From which animal do we get catgut? 4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution? 5) Of what is a camel's hair brush made? 6) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal? 7) What was King George VI's first name? 8) What color is a purple finch? 9) From where are Chinese gooseberries? 10) How long did the Thirty Years War last?>
ANSWERS TO THE QUIZ
1) 116 years, from 1337 to 1453. 2) Ecuador. 3) From sheep and horses. 4) November. The Russian calendar was 13 days behind ours. 5) Squirrel fur. 6) The Latin name was Insularia Canaria - Island of the Dogs. 7) Albert. When he came to the throne in 1936 he respected the wish of Queen Victoria that no future king should ever be called Albert. 8) Distinctively crimson. 9) New Zealand. 10) Thirty years, of course. From 1618 to 1648