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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which invention is Alfred Fielding and Marc Chavennes best known for?
    • A. 

      Plastic bags

    • B. 

      Bubble wrap

    • C. 

      Sealed air

    • D. 

      Vacuum cleaner

  • 2. 
    What is Cory Aquino's favorite color?
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Blue

    • C. 

      Pink

    • D. 

      Red

  • 3. 
    It is believed that acupuncture originated from China and was first used for medicinal purposes at around what year?
    • A. 

      600 BC

    • B. 

      100 BC

    • C. 

      500 AD

    • D. 

      1900s

  • 4. 
    Which Cathedral was considered to be the world's largest before the Seville Cathedral was completed in 1520?
    • A. 

      Sagrada Familia

    • B. 

      Hagia Sophia

    • C. 

      Notre Dame

    • D. 

      Santa Maria del Fiore

  • 5. 
    Which city in the United States is known for its celebration of Mardi Gras?
    • A. 

      New Orleans

    • B. 

      Lousiana

    • C. 

      Los Angeles

    • D. 

      New York

  • 6. 
    What is the modern name of Constantinople?
    • A. 

      Turkey

    • B. 

      Abu Dhabi

    • C. 

      Istanbul

    • D. 

      Jordan

  • 7. 
    Which Irish holiday is the shamrock associated with?
    • A. 

      Christmas

    • B. 

      Valentine's Day

    • C. 

      New Year's Eve

    • D. 

      Saint Patrick's Day

  • 8. 
    Who was the first US President to visit China in February 1972?
    • A. 

      George Bush

    • B. 

      Richard Nixon

    • C. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • D. 

      John F Kennedy

  • 9. 
    "A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool" -- which famous playwright wrote these words?
    • A. 

      Christopher Marlowe

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare

    • C. 

      John Dryden

    • D. 

      Walt Whitman

  • 10. 
    Which famous author said: "I like nonsense; It wakes up the brain cells" ?
    • A. 

      JK Rowling

    • B. 

      Stephanie Meyer

    • C. 

      Dr. Seuss

    • D. 

      Roald Dahl