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Test for a rainy day!!

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Test for a rainy day!!

New High School Exit Exam!!
(Passing requires 4 correct answers)  Scroll down for answers
1) How long did the Hundred Years' War last?
2) Which country makes Panama hats?
3) From which animal do we get cat gut?
4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?
5) What is a camel's hair brush made of?
6) The Canary Islands in the Atlantic are named after what animal?
7) What was King George VI's first name?
Cool What color is a purple finch?
9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?
10) What is the color of the black box in a commercial airplane?

Remember, you need 4 correct answers to pass.
Check your answers below ..
 
ANSWERS TO THE QUIZ
1) How long did the Hundred Years War last?  116 years

2) Which country makes Panama hats?  Ecuador

3) From which animal do we get cat gut? Sheep and Horses

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

5) What is a camel's hair brush made of?  Squirrel fur

6) The Canary Islands in the Atlantic are named after what animal?  Dogs
  7) What was King George VI's first name?  Albert

  Cool What color is a purple finch?  Crimson

  9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?  New Zealand

10) What is the color of the black box in a commercial airplane?  Orange (of course)

What do you mean, you failed?  Me, too.
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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

This must be something to do with GCSE science exams?Huh
Experience; is something you gain, just after you needed it most.

When faced with two choices, simply toss a coin. It works not because it settles the question for you. But because in that brief moment while the coin is in the air. You suddenly know what you are hoping for.
Community Veteran
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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

if it was then everyone would pass with flying colours Smiley Smiley
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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

They are now saying that the science GCSE are too easy - and not giving children a good enough grounding in the basics of physics, biology etc.
I can believe that given the level of knowledge of electricity we see here sometimes !  Wink
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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

I only got one  Embarrassed  (No. 10). But I do know where the Spanish Steps are.  Cheesy
Not young enough to know everything
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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

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Re: Test for a rainy day!!

Passed. Which is a shock  Shocked
Will Moderate For Thanks