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The Sarnia Journal trivia challenge

1 - In the world of boxing, what do the letters TKO mean? 2 - When Sarnia reached a population of 10,000, it achieved “city” status.
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1 - In the world of boxing, what do the letters TKO mean?

2 - When Sarnia reached a population of 10,000, it achieved “city” status. In what year? (Hint:  The Great War began the same year)

3 - Berry Gordy was known as “The Chairman” while running what soul music empire?

4 - Clara and Fred Berg, Matt Murray, and Friends of Sarnia Hockey are among the individuals and groups receiving what honour in early February?

5 - A ream contains how many sheets of paper?

a) 400   b) 500   c) 600

6 - Some British MPs want Big Ben’s bell to sound this Friday at to ring in what historic moment?

7 - Merriam-Webster recently announced that its word of the year for 2019 was what personal pronoun?

8 - Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin died as a result of an encounter with what venomous sea creature?

9 - In 2018 and in 2019, what Oscar-winning actor starred with Alan Arkin in the Netflix series The Kominsky Method?

10 - To date, who is the only person to have won a Nobel Peace Prize, a Pulitzer Prize, an Oscar and a Grammy?

- Tom St. Amand (column # 278)

ANSWERS: 1 - Technical Knock Out; 2 – 1914; 3 - Motown Records (Industries); 4 - Mayor’s Honour List; 5 – 500 sheets; 6 - Brexit; 7 - They; 8 – Stingray; 9 - Michael Douglas; 10 - Bob Dylan.