Is Your Brain Still Working?

Just to make sure your brain is still working before finals start, try this short quiz:

1.  Hamburgers get their name from the city of Hamburg.  True or False?

2.  What is a curmudgeon?

3.  Does thunder precede or follow a flash of lightning?

4.  Where is Sri Lanka?

5.  Who wrote, “It’s not that I’m afraid to die.  I just don’t want to be there when it happens?”

6.  Which breed of dog is also known as a “sausage dog?”

7.  How many colors are in a rainbow?

8.  Where is the metatarsus?

9.  What restaurant chain originated in 1948 in San Bernadino when two brothers named Richard and Maurice created the Speedee Service System?

10.  What is a nocturnal African burrowing animal that has a thick set body, a large snout, and donkey-like ears?

How Did You Do?

0-1     You could defnitely use a new brain before finals start.
2-5      Did you go to any classes this semester?
6-8      Taking a few more classes wouldn’t hurt.
9-10    Congratulations! You’ve graduated to the top of your class!

P.S.  In case you want to find the answer to any of these questions, please click on the following link:  Credo Reference Books
That link will take you to a database that has online reference books which will help you find answers to all kinds of questions.

J.A.S.

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