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Subject: Intelligence test

Written By: Dude111 on 12/06/20 at 9:05 pm

To pass you need 4 correct answers (50%) -- I only got 1 right!! (#6)

Ah man!!



1) How long did the Hundred Years War last?

2) Which country makes the famous Panama hats?

3) From what animal do you obtain catgut?

4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

5) What are camelhair paintbrushes made from?

6) What animal are the Canary Isles named after?

7) What was the first name of King George VI?

8) What colour is the black box in aeroplanes?





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You’ve finished? Here are the answers:

ANSWERS:

1. THE 100 YEARS WAR LASTED 116 YEARS

2. ECUADOR MAKES PANAMA HATS

3. CATGUT IS OBTAINED FROM SHEEP AND HORSES

4. RUSSIANS CELEBRATE THE OCTOBER REVOLUTION IN NOVEMBER

5. IN FACT, IT IS NOT CAMEL HAIR, BUT SQUIRREL HAIR

6. THEY ARE CALLED 'CANARIES' AFTER THE LATIN WORD FOR DOG: CANUS.

7. THE KING’S FIRST NAME WAS ALBERT

8. THE BLACK BOXES IN PLANES ARE ORANGE


Dont be afraid to tell me you failed now!

Subject: Re: Intelligence test

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/07/20 at 2:09 am

All correct except for the first two,

#1, two years out

#2, wrong bordering country

For my correct #7, it was remembered from viewing "The King's Speech".

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