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JAMAICA QUIZ COMPETITION 2012 QUIZ 2 FIRST ROUND (INDIVIDUAL QUESTION) Each team will be asked alternate questions

(10 in all) any member of the team can answer the question. One point will be given for each correct answer. No point will deducted for incorrect answer. Questions will not be passed to the other team. 1. 1. 2. 2. 3. 3. 4. 4. 5. 5. 6. 6. 7. 7. 8. 8. 9. 9. 10. 10. In which parish do you find the Yallahs Rivers? Ans. St. Thomas In which parish do you find the Martha Brae River? Ans. Trelawny Who is the third Governor General in Jamaica? Ans. Florizel Glaspole Who is the fourth Governor General in Jamaica? Ans. Howard Cooke What does the gold in the Jamaican Flag stands for? Ans. The natural wealth and beauty of sunlight What does the green in the Jamaican Flag stands for? Ans. Hope and agricultural resources. What is the capital of St. Ann? Ans. St. Anns Bay What is the capital of St. Thomas? Ans. Morant Bay Customs & Beliefs: What will happen to a person who opens an umbrella indoors? Ans. He or she will never get married Customs & Beliefs: What will happen to a person who marries on their birthday? Ans. Bad luck would befall them Complete the proverb: Chicken merry, Ans ---- hawk deh near Complete the proverb: Ole fiyah tick Ans ---- easy fe ketch In what year did Sir Alexander Bustamante died? Ans. 1977 In what year did Norman Washington Manley died? Ans. 1969 Music: Listen to this music clip and identify the artiste. Ans. Peter Tosh Music: Listen to this music clip and identify the artiste. Ans. Jimmy Cliff Which sports would you associate Courtney Walsh? Ans. Cricket Which sports would you associate Alia Atkinson? Ans. Swimming Look at the monitor and identify this National Hero? Ans. Paul Bogle Look at the monitor and identify this National Hero? Ans. Samuel Sharpe

SECOND ROUND (SPEED SECTION) - QUIZ 2 1

Each team will be asked as many questions as possible in 2 minutes. Any member of the team can answer the questions. One point will be given for each correct answer. No point will deducted for incorrect answer. Please note that a team can indicate their wish to pass on a question if they desire to move on to the next question by stating pass 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. Sports: Look at the monitor and identify this person? Ans. Merlene Ottey Who was the third Prime Minister of Jamaica? Ans. Hugh Shearer Which is the highest of the Jamaican Orders of the Societies of Honour? Ans. The Order of National Hero In which parish do you find the Riverhead Cave? Ans. St. Catherine What is the Jamaican National Bird? Ans. The Doctor-Bird or Swallow-Tail Hummingbird In which county is St. James located? Ans. Cornwall Name the morning time programme on CVM TV? Ans. CVM@Sunrise Custom & Beliefs: What would happen if a pregnant woman climbed over a fence? Ans. Her child would become a thief Complete the Proverb: Play wid puppy _ANS_ puppy lick you mouth Whose portrait is at the front of the $50 note? Ans. Sam Sharpe Who is the Mayor of St. Ann? Ans. His Worship, The Mayor Councillor Desmond Gilmore When does the government fiscal year begins? Ans. April 1 How do you address someone who has received the Jamaican Order of Merit? Ans. Honourable Who is the Minister of Finance, Planning & the Public Service? Ans. Dr. Peter Phillips In which parish can the Flat Bridge be found? Ans. St. Catherine Which Jamaican political party is represented by the colour orange? Ans. PNP Who was Jamaicas longest serving Governor General? Sir Howard Cook Music: Which Jamaican artist was born Mark Myrie? Ans. Buju Banton What is the first line in the second verse of the National Anthem? Ans. Teach us true respect for all What is the capital of Westmoreland? Ans. Savannalamar How did Portland gets its name? Ans. after the Duke of Portland, Governor of Jamaica The Judiciary of Jamaica is organized at four levels. What is the highest level? Ans. The Court of Appeal What does Ocho Rios means in English Ans. Eight Rivers In which Parish is Reach Falls located? Ans. Portland Who is the host of the television programme Profile on TVJ? Ans. Ian Boynes

SECOND ROUND (SPEED SECTION) - QUIZ 2

1. Sports: Look at the monitor and identify this person? Ans. Grace Jackson 2. Who is the seventh Prime Minister of Jamaica? Ans. Portia Simpson Miller 3. What is the second highest of the Jamaican Orders of the Societies of Honour? Ans. The Order of the Nation 4. In which parish do you find the Gourie Cave? Ans. Manchester 5. Name the Jamaican National Flower. Ans. Lignum Vitae 6. In which county is St. Ann located? Ans. Middlesex 7. Name the morning time programme on TVJ. Ans. Simile Jamaica 8. Custom & Beliefs: What would happen if a pregnant woman should look at a dead body? Ans. Her unborn child would die 9. Complete the Proverb: Sarry fi maaga dog Ans. maaga dog tun roun bite you 10. Whose portrait is at the front of the $1000 note? Ans. Michael Manley 11. Who is the Mayor of Trelawny? Ans. His Worship, The Mayor, Councillor Garth Wilkinson 12. When does the government fiscal year ends? Ans. March 31 13. How do you address someone who has received the Jamaican Order of the Nation? Ans. The Most Honourable 14. Who is the Minister of National Security? Ans. Mr. Peter Bunting 15. In which parish can the Alley Bridge be found? Ans. Clarendon 16. Which Jamaican political party is represented by the colour green? Ans. JLP 17. Who was Jamaicas shortest serving Governor General? Ans. Sir Kenneth Hall 18. Music: Which Jamaican artist was born Oneil Bryan? Ans. Elephant Man 19. What is the second line in the second verse of the National Anthem? Ans. Stir response to dutys call 20. What is the capital of Kingston? Ans. Kingston 21. How did Manchester gets its name? Ans. After William, Duke of Manchester 22. The Judiciary of Jamaica is organized at four levels. What is the second highest level? Ans. The Supreme Court 23. What does Rio Grande means in English Ans. Big River 24. In which Parish is Mayfield Falls located? Ans. Westmoreland 25. Who is the host of the television programme All Angles on TVJ? Ans. Deon Jackson Miller

FINAL ROUND (BUZZER SECTION) - QUIZ 2

Questions will be thrown out to both teams. This section will last for 3 minutes. The team that presses the buzzer first will be identified by the Quiz Master and then given 5 seconds to start the answer and 10 seconds to complete the answer. 2 marks will be given for each correct answer and 2 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. What does BITU stands for? Ans. Bustamante Industrial Trade Union How many pineapples would you find on the Jamaica Coat of Arms? Ans. Five Who is the Queens representative to Jamaica? Ans. The Governor General In which parish in Jamaica was electricity first introduced? Ans. St. Elizabeth What is the capital of St. Catherine? Ans. Spanish Town What is title of Jamaicas National Song? Ans. I Pledge My Land Name 2 rivers used for rafting in Jamaica? Ans. The Great River, Rio Grande, Martha Brae River 8. How many county is Jamaica divided into? Ans. 3 9. Name the traditional Christmas drink in Jamaica? Ans. Sorrel 10. Local government for the parishes of Kingston and St. Andrew were merged to form this? Ans. Kingston and St. Andrew Corporation 11. Marcus Garvey founded the Peoples Political Party in what year? Ans. 1929 12. Who served as Governor General from August 6, 1962 to November 30, 1962? Ans. Sir Kenneth Blackburne 13. In which parish can San San Beach be found? Ans. Portland 14. On which coin can the image of Norman Manley be found? Ans. $5 15. The Jamaican Parliament consists of two houses - name them. Ans. Senate (the Upper House) and House of Representatives (the Lower House) 16. What is TVJs tag line? Ans. Just Look At Us Now 17. Complete the Jamaican proverb Ebry dawg had him day..Ans. An ebry puss him four o clock. 18. Which leadership style is used in Jamaicas Government system? Ans. Democratic 19. Which female slave was a leader of the Maroons? Ans. Nanny 20. On which mountain the centre of the island is said to be located? Ans. Bull Head Mountain 21. True or False: Kingston Harbour is the 7th largest natural harbour in the world. Ans. True 22. Who served as Jamaicas prime minister from February 23, 1967 to April 11, 1967? Ans. Sir Donald Sangster 23. In which event specifically did Melanie Walker compete? Ans. 400m Hurdles 24. On which television station do you find the programme Impact? Ans. TVJ 25. In which parish is Westwood High school for girls? Ans. Trelawny 26. Which parish is known as the Bread Basket Parish? Ans. St. Elizabeth 27. Sabina Park is located in which parish? Ans. St. Andrew 28. Who is the Minister of Agriculture & Fisheries? Ans. Mr. Roger Clarke 29. In which parish is the Rockfort Spa found? Ans. Kingston 30. What is the Motto of the Order of the Nation? Ans. One Nation Under God.