Isaac Asimov’s Super Quiz

  • Article by: KEN FISHER , North America Syndicate Inc.
  • Updated: July 9, 2013 - 2:22 PM

Take this Super Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each correct answer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Graduate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

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Subject: ENDS IN "LOCK"

(e.g., When neither opposing side is willing to change. Answer: Deadlock.)

FRESHMAN LEVEL

1. When there is so much traffic vehicles can't move.

Answer________

2. The front part of a person's hair.

Answer________

3. A division of a prison.

Answer________

GRADUATE LEVEL

4. A wrestling hold that twists the arm up behind the back.

Answer________

5. The bottom part of a horse's leg.

Answer________

6. Name of the moneylender in "The Merchant of Venice."

Answer________

PH.D. LEVEL

7. A male witch.

Answer________

8. The poison taken by Socrates.

Answer________

9. A detective.

Answer________

ANSWERS: 1. Gridlock. 2. Forelock. 3. Cellblock. 4. Hammerlock. 5. Fetlock. 6. Shylock. 7. Warlock. 8. Hemlock. 9. Sherlock.

SCORING:

18 points - congratulations, doctor; 15 to 17 points - honors graduate; 10 to 14 points - you're plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points - you really should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points - enroll in remedial courses immediately; 0 points - who reads the questions to you?

Super Quiz is a registered trademark of K. Fisher Enterprises Ltd. © 2014 Ken Fisher

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