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The Quiz

This week: from the science of speleology to Lucy Maud Montgomery


 

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This marks the kickoff of the Maclean’s Quiz, a weekly diversion designed to test your trivia skills. Each instalment is designed by renowned quiz master Terrance Balazo, who has been writing and hosting trivia nights in Toronto for the past seven years. While this inaugural edition contains a random selection of questions, future quizzes will reflect the news of the week, or be seasonally themed. Good luck, and remember—no Internet assistance allowed. Click on the black button below to launch the quiz:

 

 

 


 
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  1. I’m positive answer #9 is wrong.

  2. Nicholson and Hunt won the Academy Award for Best Actor and Academy Award for Best Actress, respectively, making As Good As It Gets the latest film to win both of the lead acting awards, and the first since 1991’s The Silence of the Lambs. It is ranked 140th on Empire magazine’s “The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time” list

  3. 1811 Jane Austen wrote Sense and Sensibility, and not, Pride and Prejudice (1813)? Then Mansfield Park and then Emma…

    • Great quiz though! Love it! How often are these going to be here?