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What you are about to read is an all time classic quiz. Don't worry if you can't get any of the answers right. It's good fun!


  1. How long did the Hundred Years War last ?
  2. Which country makes Panama hats ?
  3. From which animal do we get catgut ?
  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 are named after what animal ?
  7. What was King George VI's first name ?
  8. What color is a purple finch ?
  9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from ?

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 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?
    New Zealand





Dimitra

the first 3 years of marriage:

  • in the first year of marriage,the man speaks and the woman listens.
  • in the second year,the woman speaks and the man listens.
  • in the third year,they both speaks and the neighbors listen.



when i was young,i didn't like going to weddings.

my grandmother used to tell me, "you're next".

however,she stopped doing that after i started saying the same thing to her at funerals.




A man was talking to God.

The man: God,how long is a million years?

God: To me it's about a minute.

The man: God,how much is a million dollars?

God: To me,it's a penny

The man: God,may i have a penny?

God: wait a minute!!!!

These are some examples of English black humor. Enjoy!

What is the longest word in the English language?
SMILES: there is a mile between the first and last letters!"


Teacher: Maria please point to America on the map.
Maria: This is it.
Teacher: Well done. Now class, who found America?
Class: Maria did.


A Scotsman who was driving home one night, ran into a car driven by an Englishman. The Scotsman got out of the car to apologize and offered the Englishman a drink from a bottle of whisky. The Englishman was glad to have a drink.
"Go on," said the Scot, "have another drink."
The Englishman drank gratefully. "But don't you want one, too?" he asked the Scotsman.
"Perhaps," replied the Scotsman, "after the police have gone."


A: Aren't you wearing your wedding ring on the wrong finger?
B: Yes I am, I married the wrong woman.

Men





1st Eskimo: Where did your mother come from?




2nd Eskimo: Alaska





1st Eskimo: Don't bother, I'll ask her myself!






What kind of ears does an engine have? Engineers

The woman was in bed with her lover and had just told him how stupid her Irish husband was when the door was thrown open and there stood her husband. He glared at her lover and bellowed, "What are you doing?" "There," said the wife, "didn't I tell you he was stupid?" fay


  • What's the definition of a pessimist? A pessimist is a well-informed optimist.

  • An English teacher wrote these words on the white board: "woman without her man is nothing". The teacher then asked the students to punctuate the words correctly.
The men wrote: "Woman, without her man, is nothing."
The women wrote: "Woman! Without her, man is nothing."
Helen

  • A very drunk man comes out of the bar and sees another very drunk man.


    He looks up in the sky and says, "Is that the sun or the moon?"


    The other drunk man answers, "I don't know. I'm a stranger here myself."


  • Teacher: Tell me a sentence that starts with an "I".


    Student: I is the...


    Teacher: Stop! Never put 'is' after an "I". Always put 'am' after an "I".


    Student: OK. I am the ninth letter of the alphabet.

  • Two cows are standing in a field.One says to the other "Are you worried about Mad Cow Disease?" The other one says "No, It doesn't worry me, I'm a horse!"

  • A: Just look at that young person with the short hair and blue jeans. Is it a boy or a girl? B: It's a girl. She's my daughter. A: Oh, I'm sorry, sir. I didn't know that you were her father. B: I'm not. I'm her mother.Στέφανος