Dec/2015 Quiz Kearney and Ray

Classic Quiz

By Mark Kearney and Randy Ray

Mark Kearney of London, Ont. and Randy Ray of Ottawa are the authors of nine books about Canada, with best-seller sales of more than 50,000. Their Web site is:

Big Book of Canadian Trivia coverQuestions

Former Prime Minister Jean Chretien wanted to rename Canada’s highest mountain, Mt. Logan, after this other Prime Minister.  Was it?

a) Trudeau   b) Diefenbaker   c) Laurier   d) Turner
2. True or false?
One difference between Atlantic salmon and their Pacific counterparts is that the Atlantic spawn more than once.
 3.  Greenwood B.C. is considered the smallest city in Canada.  What is its approximate population?

a)   12,000   b) 8,000   c) 2,500   d) 800

1.  a) Trudeau, but there was such an outcry to keep the Logan name, that the idea was withdrawn.
2.  True.  Atlantic salmon are multi-year spawners.
3.  d).  It was incorporated as a city many years ago when the population was much larger.


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