Kearney and Ray Quiz

Classic Quiz

By Mark Kearney and Randy Ray

Mark Kearney of London, Ont. and Randy Ray of Ottawa are the authors of nine books about Canada, with best-seller sales of more than 50,000. Their Web site is:

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1.  True or false?  The Yukon Territory community of Mayo holds the record for the coldest temperature ever recorded in Canada.

2.  Unscramble the letters to spell this Manitoba city.
3. Which of these major Canadian cities is the snowiest, according to Statistics Canada?
a) Ottawa   b)  Sudbury  c) St. John’s   D)  Quebec City


1.  True. On Feb. 3, 1947, Mayo's temperature dipped to minus 62.2 degrees C.

2.  Brandon.

3.  c) St. John’s with an average of 335 centimetres per year.
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