Kearney/Ray May 2016 Quiz

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:

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1. True or false?  No one has ever successfully swum across Lake Erie.
2. This province was the site of the highest recorded temperature ever in Canada at 45C.  Which province was it?
a) British Columbia  b) Ontario  c) Saskatchewan  d) Quebec
3.  Name the province that joined Confederation on July 1, 1873

False.  Several swimmers have completed the crossing, the first being Pat Budny in August 1975.

2. c) The highest temperature recorded in Canada was in Saskatchewan in July 1937.

3.  Prince Edward Island

Randy Ray, publicist / speaker agent / author

 (613) 425-3873 - (613) 816-3873 (c)

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