Read all the questions carefully, then answer. Prizes are awarded
for the five highest scores. First prize is 5000 band bucks
placed in your account, Second is 2500 band bucks, Third is 1250 band
bucks, fourth and fifth places win 1000 band bucks each. Prizes
are awarded at the annual picnic prior to the auction of the next
tour. The test has two parts, questions from the first part are
worth 10 points each, and questions from the second part are worth 5
These questions are for up to 10 points each.
01: The Chickasaw Indians established what town?
02: What happened in 1541?
03: Who was responsible for naming Memphis?
04: What does Memphis mean?
05: How many photographs are in the Museum at Dealey?
06: In 1841, Mr. Bryan built a cabin where?
07: In the USA, Dallas is considered the be which
largest of the Nation’s cities?
08: The Reunion area was what in the 19th century?
09: What has 50 floors?
10: Where will you find 63,855 chairs?
11: Where was the National Scouting Museum before the
12: What seaport is located 50 miles inland from the
Gulf of Mexico?
13: Before there was Houston, there was what?
14: Who defeated the Mexicans in San Jacinto?
15: Where is/was our tram tour?
16: What is Galveston?
17: Who named Campeachy?
18: What happened in 1900 to Galveston?
19: Who is the Scout Executive of the Bay City
20: How many flags have flown over Baton Rouge?
21: What color is the stick?
22: What symbolized the boundary between two American
Indian tribal hunting grounds.
23: Why is Baton Rouge the tallest state capitol?
24: RADM Kidd was in charge of Battleship Row where?
25: What class is the DD-661?
26: In recognition for his actions during the attach,
what was awarded to RADM Kidd?
27: What started out as empty farmland before
becoming a boomtown for steel?
28: What did civil rights leaders do there in 1963?
29: What was the title of Dr. Martin Luther King,
Jr.’s essay written during his incarceration?
30: In the early 1920s, a drum and bugle corps
evolved into what?
Bonus Questions: up to 5 points each.
01: What will you find underneath the Ferry?
02: What is...... FApCE
03: Deci sion
05: Clove, timber, carrick, fisherman’s, half, two
half, and the speed over water?
06: What gets wetter the more it dries?
07: What famous opera was the movie “Oscar” based on?
08: Why is Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony sometimes
called the Victory Symphony?
09: This is an unusual paragraph. It has a trait that
is not found in many paragraphs of this many words. Can you find
out what it is? It’s not as hard as you might think. Just look
and study. I know you can do it. Good luck!
10: In what order are the following animals listed?
(in other words, why are they in this order?)
rooster, cat, cow, pig, duck.