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N QUIZ COMPETITION 2012 QUIZ 5 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. Between which two parishes does Clarendon lie? Ans: Manchester and St. Catherine Between which two parishes would you find Trelawny? Ans: St. Ann and St. James Which national hero was a soldier and a lawyer? Ans. Norman Washington Manley Which national hero was born to a slave mother and a planter father? Ans. George William Gordon True or False: The Jamaican flag should never be allowed to touch the ground or floor. Ans. True True or False: The flag should not be draped over vehicles, except on military, police and state occasions. Ans. True How did the parish of Portland gets its name? Ans. after the Duke of Portland, Governor of Jamaica How did the parish of Trelawny gets its name? Ans. after Sir William Trelawny, Governor of Jamaica Which Hurricane struck Jamaica in 1951? Ans. Hurricane Charlie Which Hurricane struck Jamaica in 1988? Ans. Hurricane Gilbert Explain the meaning the Jamaican proverb: Waant aal, lose aal. Ans. If you want everything you see, you will eventually lose all. Explain the meaning the Jamaican proverb: Ole fiyah tick easy fe ketch Ans. Old fire sticks are easily re-kindled --- It's easy to rekindle an old romance In what year was the Jamaica Labour Party formed? Ans. 1943 In what year was the Peoples National Party formed? Ans. 1943 National Award: What is the motto of the Order of the Nation? Ans. One Nation Under God National Award: What is the motto of the Order of National Hero? Ans. He Built A City Which Hath Foundation What is the highest appellate court in Jamaica? Ans. The Court of Appeal 1

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Who oversees the Petty Sessions in Jamaica? Ans. Justices of the Peace Look at the monitor and identify this well known place? Ans. Fern Gully Look at the monitor and identify this well known place? Ans. Holland Bamboo

SECOND ROUND (SPEED SECTION) - QUIZ 5 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. Sports: Look at the monitor and identify this person. Ans. Warren Weir What is another name for blue draws? Ans. Dokonu Name the traditional main dish for Sunday dinner in Jamaica? Ans. Rice & Peas and Chicken Jamaica has how many parishes? Ans. 14 Who is the host of the television programme Profile on TVJ? Ans. Ian Boynes What is the main ingredient used to make Asham? Ans. Corn Complete the proverb Duh good an good willAns: Follow yuh What does the abbreviation NSWMA stand for? Ans. National Solid Waste Mangement Authority What is the capital of St. Elizabeth? Ans. Black River In which Parish is Mayfield Falls located? Ans. Westmoreland Which Jamaican female athlete is the first to win an Olympic medal? Ans: Merlene Ottey What central feature is found on the reverse side of the Jamaican fifty dollar note? Ans. Bank of Jamaica / Doctors Cave Beach Who was the 6th Prime Minister in Jamaica? Ans. P.J. Patterson In which parish do you find the White River? Ans. St. Mary Which was the 5th Governor General? Ans. Sir Kenneth O. Hall Who is the Minister Transport, Works & Housing? Ans. Dr. Omar Davies Name one symbol that the Jamaica Labour Party uses. Ans. Bell, V sign What does Puerto Seco means in English Ans. Dry Harbour/ Dry Port In which parish is Bishop Gibson High School? Ans. Manchester Which sports is Winston Griffiths associated with? Ans. Horse Racing What name was given to the artist Movado at birth? Answer. David Brooks What is the second line in National Pledge? Ans. I pledge the love and loyalty of my heart In which parish is the Milk River Spa found? Ans. Clarendon In which county is St. Mary located? Ans. Middlesex

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Sports: Look at the monitor and identify this person. Ans. Jermaine Gonzales What is another name for stinking toe? Ans. Locust Name the traditional main dish for Saturday dinner in Jamaica? Ans. Soup Jamaica has how many counties? Ans. 3 Who is the host of the television programme All Angles on TVJ? Ans. Deon Jackson Miller 6. What is the main ingredient used to make drops? Ans. Coconut 7. Complete the following proverb When trouble tek yu Ans. pickney shut fit yu 8. What does the abbreviation NWA stand for? Ans. National Works Agency 9. What is the capital of Westmoreland? Ans. Savanna-la-mar 10. In which Parish is Reach Falls located? Ans. Portland 11. Give the name of the first Jamaican female to win a gold medal in the Olympics? Ans. Deon Hemming 12. What is the central feature of the reverse side of the five hundred dollar bill? Ans. Historic Port Royal 13. Who was the 5th Prime Minister in Jamaica? Ans. Edward Seaga 14. In which parish do you find the Plantain Garden River? Ans. St. Thomas 15. Which was the 6th Governor General? Ans. Sir Patrick Allen 16. Who is the Minister of Local Government & Community Development? Ans. Noel Arscott 17. Name one symbol that the Peoples National Party uses. Ans. Head, Clenched fist 18. What does Rio Grande means in English Ans. Big River 19. In which parish is Westwood High School for girls? Ans. Trelawny 20. Which sports is David Sommerbell associated with? Ans. Motor Racing 21. What name was given to the artist Ninja Man at birth? Ans. Desmond Ballentine 22. What is the first line in the National Pledge? Ans. Before God and all mankind 23. In which parish is the Black River Spa found? Ans. St. Elizabeth 24. In which county is Kingston located? Ans. Surrey

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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. Please listen to the following clip and identify the person? Ans. Tarrus Riley On which emblem can the Jamaican motto be found? Ans. The coat of arms Which parish hosts the Annual Denbigh Agricultural Show? Ans. Clarendon Who is referred to as the Godfather of Rocksteady? Ans. Alton Nehemiah Ellis Who was named the first national hero in Jamaica? Ans. Marcus Mosiah Garvey In which parish can Blue Lagoon be found? Ans. Portland Name the buccaneer who rose from criminal to governor of Jamaica. Ans. Henry Morgan 8. What is the Arawak word from which Jamaica gets its name? Ans. Xaymaca 9. Name the Jamaican nurse who was highly honoured for service given to British soldiers in the Crimean War. Ans. Mary Seacole 10. Which parish is known as the Bread Basket Parish? Ans. St. Elizabeth 11. Sabina Park is located in which parish? Ans. St. Andrew 12. Who is the Minister of Agriculture & Fisheries? Ans. Mr. Roger Clarke 13. In which parish is the Rockfort Spa found? Ans. Kingston 14. Which National Hero married two women at different times by the name Amy? Ans. Marcus Garvey 15. True or False: Kingston Harbour is the 7th largest natural harbour in the world. Ans. True 16. Who served as Jamaicas prime minister from February 23, 1967 to April 11, 1967? Ans. Sir Donald Sangster 17. Sports: In which event specifically does Melanie Walker compete? Ans. 400m Hurdles 18. Who is the mayor of Portmore? Ans. George Lee 19. On which television station do you find the programme Impact? Ans. TVJ 20. In what year did the English seized Jamaica from the Spaniard? Ans. 1655 21. Jamaican Affairs: What building is featured on the back of the five thousand note? Ans. Jamaica House 22. Complete this proverbs Cockroach nuh business in a Ans. Fowl fight 23. In what year that Christopher Columbus first visited Jamaica? Ans. 1494 24. What is the name of the festival held in Trelawny? Ans. Yam Festival 25. What is the National Tree of Jamaica? Ans. The Blue Mahoe