READ THE RULES CAREFULLY!
1. No DROP
2. ONE (1) SHEEP allowed
3. No bonus
4. One wrong answer eliminates you from the game. For scoring purposes, an eliminated player's answers will count toward point totals for other players
5. There are no loopholes, so don't try to break the game. Think different, yes, but think within the parameters of the question
Submit your entry before end of day, Monday, June 17th by Google survey
- Peter the Accountant
- Coach P
1. EDGAR ALLAN POE (many answers)
Name any short story by Edgar Allan Poe
2. ON THE AVENUE I'M TAKING YOU TO (many answers)
Name any avenue in Manhattan. The word avenue must appear in the name. Different names for the same thoroughfare will be scored together
3. POLYGONS (12)
Give the general name for a polygon with any number of sides between 3 and 14. Reasonably close spellings will be accepted.
4. EARLY 20TH CENTURY WOMEN (9)
Name any one of these women who lived in the beginning of the 20th century
- Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker, organizer for the Knights of Labor and the United Mine Workers union, denounced on the floor of the U.S. Senate as the "grandmother of all agitators". An investigative news magazine is named for her.
- American novelist and playwright born in NYC, wrote about the lives and morals of the Gilded Age, first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921 for The Age of Innocence
- American journalist who traveled around the world in 72 days and wrote the popular exposé, Ten Days in a Mad-House, about her time undercover in a mental institution
- American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. Hosted a Paris salon frequented by Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis, Ezra Pound, Sherwood Anderson and Henri Matisse. Credited with the term, Lost Generation. Known for the quote, "There is no there there."
- American activist, sex educator, writer, and nurse. Popularized the term "birth control" and opened the first birth control clinic in the United States
- Suffragette, pacifist, radical socialist, birth control supporter, world-famous speaker, author and an advocate for people with disabilities
- Leading muckraker of the Progressive Era and pioneer of investigative journalism. Best known for her 1904 book, The History of the Standard Oil Company
- African-American investigative journalist, educator, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. Led an anti-lynching crusade in the United States in the 1890s. One of the founders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
- American social reformer and women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. Lifelong friend of Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Name one of the 4 most recent Olympic host cities, or one of the 4 upcoming host cities (2012-2028)
6. FAANG (6)
Name one of the 5 so-called FAANG stocks, OR the person who coined the original term FANG (with one A)