Answers to Yesterdays Quiz

  1. The one sport in which neither the spectators nor the participants know the score or the leader until the contest ends. . Boxing
  1. North American landmark constantly moving backward. Niagara Falls (The rim is worn down about two and a half feet each year because of the millions of gallons of water that rush over it every minute.)
  1. Only two vegetables that can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons. . Asparagus and rhubarb.
  1. The fruit with its seeds on the outside. . Strawberry.
  1. How did the pear get inside the brandy bottle? It grew inside the bottle. (The bottles are placed over pear buds when they are small, and are wired in place on the tree. The bottle is left in place for the entire growing season. When the pears are ripe, they are snipped off at the stems.)
  1. Three English words beginning with dw Dwarf dwell and dwindle.
  1. Fourteen punctuation marks in English grammar. . Period, comma, colon, semicolon, dash, hyphen, apostrophe, question mark, exclamation point, quotation marks, brackets, parenthesis, braces, and ellipses.
  1. The only vegetable or fruit never sold! frozen, canned, processed, cooked, or in any other form but fresh… Lettuce.
  1. Six or more things you can wear on your feet beginning with “s”.

Shoes, socks, sandals, sneakers, slippers, skis, skates, snowshoes, stockings, stilts.

Now be honest how did you do?

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9 thoughts on “Answers to Yesterdays Quiz

  1. Grannymar,

    Do they still have that stool in the corner where you wear the pointed dunce cap? They do? I’m there!

  2. Don’t believe you Nancy! Bet you got a few.

    No word from Grandad, he must be struggling with the answers. 😉

  3. I didn’t do too good myself! I got 3 and some but not all of the “things beginning with s for your feet”.

    It was a tough one. Thanks Grannymar!

  4. Glad you enjoyed it Robert.

    We all need to exercise the grey cells now and again.

    Think I’ll go back to bed now…..

  5. Growing pears in a bottle! Such genius. Is that how they get the ship in there too? EXCELLENT mind benders there, young lady.

  6. Right K8 thank you, now I realise why they have to crack a bottle to launch a ship.
    It is to get the ship out of the bottle.

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