CHALLENGE 4 TRUE/FALSE QUIZ WINNERS AND ANSWERS

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CHALLENGE 4 TRUE/FALSE QUIZ WINNERS AND ANSWERS

Postby Sue » Fri Mar 13, 2009 2:13 pm

so the answer according to me and David are

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1 The melody for the Happy Birthday song was first penned by two sisters, Mildred and Patty Hall.


FALSE
Mildred and Patty Hill.


http://www.theholidayspot.com/birthday/trivia.htm

2 It is thought that birthday celebrations originated in the Roman Empire
TRUE
http://www.theholidayspot.com/birthday/trivia.htm

3 Spanish people take birthdays very seriously, and ALWAYS have a days holiday
FALSE

4 In India, black and white gift wrapping is considered unlucky
TRUE
http://www.theholidayspot.com/birthday/trivia.htm

5 More people celebrate their birthdays in SEPTEMBER than in any other month
FALSE

6 Most babies are born on a Tuesday
TRUE
http://www.theholidayspot.com/birthday/trivia.htm

7 William Shakespeare's died on his 52nd birthday: 23 April 1616.
FALSE unknown DOB

8 The earliest birthday parties in history were held because it was feared that evil spirits were attracted to people on their birthdays. To protect them from harm, friends and family would help celebrate their birthday by spending time with the birthday person, bringing them good wishes, thoughts and presents
TRUE
http://twopagans.com/birthday/BDMonths/ ... facts.html

9 The Birthstone for March is the Aquamarine
TRUE
http://twopagans.com/birthday/BDMonths/March.html

10 Legend has it Birthstones become popular after King Arthur presented Merlin with a Pearl Moonstone as a gift
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Postby craftyhazelnut » Fri Mar 13, 2009 2:44 pm

Well done, Sue and Paula.

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Postby PaulaC » Fri Mar 13, 2009 2:52 pm

:happy: and well done Sue as well

I like the ones I can enter from work, but I promise to make something for the crafty challenges as well - in fact, if I don't enter at least one making challenge, I give you the right to take my 'little something' and give it to someone else.
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Postby sheilagh » Fri Mar 13, 2009 4:46 pm

Well done Sue F and Paula.

Congrats on the last question Sue - you have a fertile imagination.

Never mind H - if we could have combined our brain cells we might have got somewhere.

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Postby Sue » Fri Mar 13, 2009 4:47 pm

Why thank-you Sheilagh :D
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Postby SueF » Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:41 pm

:banana: thanks Sue - had fun finding the answers, will be working on a few of the crafty challenges tonight :D

Well done Paula too :D

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Postby Carolyn » Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:55 pm

fantastic quiz Sue - you should start hosting quizzes - you are just so good at the false ones - so believable

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Postby carol » Fri Mar 13, 2009 11:33 pm

Well done Sue and Paula :clap:

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Postby Kath » Sat Mar 14, 2009 1:11 am

Well done Sue and Paula. Good quiz too! :)

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Postby Leggies » Sat Mar 14, 2009 10:58 am

Well done girls! Had fun taking part :-)

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Postby SueF » Tue Mar 24, 2009 8:23 pm

Thanks Sue - my goodies arrived on Thurs (pc was down so I could say thanks on the day)

Lovely rubons & tickets thanks :angel:

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