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05/12/20 Grif.Net – Quiz Week (part 2)

05/12/20 Grif.Net – Quiz Week (part 2)

[Keeping your =
brain sharp during Quarantine time.  Do NOT use google; this is =
quiz on what you know, not how to use a computer for the =
answer.]

Quiz #2 – “INITIALLY”.  Answers =
tomorrow

 

1. Why did =
President Ulysses S. Grant change his name from Hiram Ulysses =
Grant?

 

2. What do the =
initials of Australia’s international airline “QANTAS” =
mean?

 

3. Why did =
President Jimmy Carter avoid using his initials?

 

4. Where did =
the word “tip” originate?

 

5. What did =
the “S” in President Harry S Truman stand =
for?

 

6. What do the =
initials in “H&R Block” mean?

 

7. We all love =
J.C. Penny stores.  What do the initials =
mean?

 

8. Where are =
BMW’s made?

 

9. How did the =
rock group REO Speedwagon choose its name?

 

10. What do =
the initials IKEA (Swedish furniture company) stand =
for?

 

 

ANSWERS FOR =
Quiz #1 “LESSER-KNOWN DISNEY =
CHARACTERS”

1. MALEFICENT =
=3D “Sleeping Beauty” (evil fairy)

2. COOPER =3D =
“The Fox and the Hound”

3. FLIT =3D =
“Pocahontas”

4. ADMIRAL =
BOOM =3D “Mary Poppins”

5. =
MERRYWEATHER =3D “Sleeping Beauty” (good fairy, along with =
Flora and Fauna)

6. YENSID =3D =
“Fantasia” (sorcerer – Disney spelled =
backward!)

7. STINKY PETE =
=3D “Toy Story 2”

8. MUSHU =3D =
“Mulan” (guardian dragon)

9.  ZAXU =
=3D “Lion King”

10. FLOWER =3D =
“Bambi” (skunk)

 

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Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net www.grif.net =

"Jesus Knows Me, This I =
Love!"