Answers to tricky questions

Yesterday’s questions were:

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 Pacific  Atlantic are named after what animal?

7) What was King George VI’s first name?

8) What colour is a purple finch?

9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?

10) What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?

The answers follow the break.

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 catgut?     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 Pacific are named after what animal?     Dogs

7) What was King George VI’s first name?     Albert

8) What color is a purple finch?     Crimson

9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?      China

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

2 Responses to Answers to tricky questions

  1. adam2314 says:

    Chinese gooseberries is a New Zealand name for them..
    In China they are known as Monkey berries..

    Canary Islands in the Pacific ???
    Thought they were in the Atlantic.

    You may be right of course .. But could you please tell me where in the Pacific ??

    Always ready to learn :-))

    Like

  2. homepaddock says:

    This is what happens when you reproduce emails without thinking. You’re right they are in the Atlantic (off the coast of Africa).

    Like

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