Abbie's Brain Teasers

  
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Abbie

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Answers

1. What are Jack-o-lanterns?
Answer: Hollowed out pumpkins with a face cut into one side

2. What was Johnny Appleseed real name?
Answer: Jonathan Chapman

3. What flightless bird of Mauritius was hunted to extinction by sailors during the 1660s?
Answer: Dodo

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

1. Halloween is on the eve of what pagan Celtic festival?

2. From what word the month of October get name?

3. What athletic conference’s eight teams include the Penn Quakers, Columbia Lions, and Brown Bears?

Yay! It is Wednesday! Have a great day!
Jack

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Barked: Wed Oct 29, '14 4:47am PST 
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#1… Samhain
#2… From octo, Latin for “eight”.
#3… The Ivy League.
Van Winkle

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Barked: Wed Oct 29, '14 11:33am PST 
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1. Samhain

2. "octo," Greek fur eight

3. Ivy League

Rubio

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Barked: Wed Oct 29, '14 3:04pm PST 
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

1. Halloween is on the eve of what pagan Celtic festival?
Samhain

2. From what word the month of October get name?
Octo meaning eight

3. What athletic conference’s eight teams include the Penn Quakers, Columbia Lions, and Brown Bears?
Ivy League

Yay! It is Wednesday! Have a great day!
Abbie

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Barked: Thu Oct 30, '14 3:30am PST 
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Answers

1. Halloween is on the eve of what pagan Celtic festival?
Answer: Samhain

2. From what word the month of October get name?
Answer: "Octo" meaning eight

3. What athletic conference’s eight teams include the Penn Quakers, Columbia Lions, and Brown Bears?
Answer: Ivy League

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

1. Whose house located in Falls River, MA is considered to be haunted?

2. What are colors are associated with Halloween?

3. What Scottish cousin to the jig is called a cor in Ireland and later became one of the state folk dances of Virginia?

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Jack

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Barked: Thu Oct 30, '14 4:54am PST 
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#1… Lizzie Borden’s house
#2… Orange and black
#3… Reel
Suzy Q

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Barked: Thu Oct 30, '14 3:37pm PST 
1 - Lizzie Borden’s house

2 - Orange and black

3 - Reel
Abbie

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Barked: Fri Oct 31, '14 3:35am PST 
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Answers

1. Whose house located in Falls River, MA is considered to be haunted?
Answer: The Lizzie Borden House (Guests have seen a woman in Victorian garb straightening up the house or heard her weeping. Other ghostly sounds include footsteps, doors opening and shutting, and muffled conversations.)

2. What are colors are associated with Halloween?
Answer: Orange and black are Halloween colors because orange is associated with the fall harvest and black is associated with darkness and death.

3. What Scottish cousin to the jig is called a cor in Ireland and later became one of the state folk dances of Virginia?
Answer: Reel

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Friday, October 31, 2014

1. The White House is said to be haunted, who are some of the ghost who are supposed to haunt the White House?

2. Halloween is on the eve of what Catholic festival?

3. After the shots fired at Lexington, what nearby town in Massachusetts witnessed the second battle of the American Revolution?

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Jack

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Barked: Fri Oct 31, '14 4:44am PST 
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#1… Abigail Adams, Andrew Jackson, Dolley Madison, Abraham Lincoln, and the documented past of Barack Obama (the biggest ghost of all).
#2… All Saints Day
#3… Concord, MA

Happy Halloween!
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