A quiz for people who know

This is a quiz for people who know everything!
I found out in a hurry that I didn’t.
These are not trick questions.

They are straight questions with straight answers.

  1. Name the one sport in which neither the spectators nor
    the participants know the score or the leader until the
    contest ends.

  2. What famous North American landmark is constantly moving
    backward?

  3. Of all vegetables, only two can live to produce on their
    own for several growing seasons. All other vegetables must
    be replanted every year. What are the only two perennial
    vegetables?

  4. What fruit has its seeds on the outside?

  5. In many liquor stores, you can buy pear brandy, with a
    real pear inside the bottle. The pear is whole and ripe, and
    the bottle is genuine; it hasn’t been cut in any way.
    How did the pear get inside the bottle?

  6. Only three words in standard English begin with the
    letters ‘dw’ and they are all common words… Name
    two of them.

  7. There
    are 14 punctuation marks in English grammar. Can you name at
    least half of them?

  8. Name the only vegetable or fruit that is never sold
    frozen, canned, processed, cooked, or in any other form
    except fresh.

  9. Name 6 or more things that you can wear on your feet
    beginning with the letter ‘S…’

THIS IS PRETTY COOL HAVE A GREAT DAY

Answers To Quiz:

  1. The one sport in which neither the spectators nor the
    participants know the score or the leader until the contest
    ends.

Boxing

  1. North American landmark constantly moving backward.
    Niagara Falls
    (The rim
    is worn down about two and a half feet each year because of
    the millions of Gallons of water that rush over it every
    minute…)

  2. Only two vegetables that can live to produce on their
    own for several growing seasons . .
    Asparagus and rhubarb .

  3. The fruit with its seeds on the outside …
    Strawberry.

  4. How did the pear get inside the brandy bottle? It grew
    inside the bottle.
    (The bottles are placed over pear buds when they are small,
    and are wired in place on the tree. The bottle is left in
    place for the entire growing season. When the pears are
    ripe, they are snipped off at the stems.)

  5. Three English words beginning with dw
    Dwarf, dwell and dwindle …

  6. Fourteen punctuation marks in English grammar.
    .Period, comma, colon, semicolon, dash, hyphen,
    apostrophe, question mark, exclamation point, quotation
    marks, brackets, parenthesis, braces, and ellipses…

  7. The only vegetable or fruit never sold frozen, canned,
    processed, cooked, or in any other form but fresh
    Lettuce…

  8. Six or more things you can wear on your feet beginning
    with ‘S’.

Shoes, socks, sandals, sneakers, slippers, skis,
skates, snowshoes, stockings, stilts.

PLEASE DO YOUR PART…
Today is National Mental Health Day.
You can do your part by remembering to talk to at
least one unstable person…

Well,
my job’s done!

REGARDS
kbot

Ok, I only knew three of them lol
4,6 and 9 ^^
Though, a sec ago I also didn’t know the English words for Spargel, Rhabarber and Kopfsalat xD

Hahahahahahaha!

But anyway, I only knew the answers to the English-related questions and the one about strawberries, sadly.

this thread is cool!

  1. The only vegetable or fruit never sold frozen, canned,
    processed, cooked, or in any other form but fresh
    Lettuce… <----- i smell a market to be exploited here :slight_smile:

i`ve got one as well.
Q: the game chess, the mathematical explanation of “pi”, and the
decimal code originates from this country. which country?
A: india

Socks, sandals, shrikes, sickle, simplicity, shrines.