04.06.2017 QUIZ # 14

(history) In December 1911, a Norwegian explorer, Roald Amundsen, reached the South Pole after an exhausting race, in which he had been competing with another explorer. (1) Who was the other explorer and (2) when did Amundsen reach the Pole?

The other explorer was Robert Scott. Amundsen reached the pole in December 14, 1911.

Aga Zielińska 25 / Hania Mika 15

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


22.05.2017 QUIZ # 13

(culture) (1) What is the latest London underground line called and (2) what colour is it marked on the map?

The latest London underground line is called Jubilee Line. It is marked on the map in the silver colour.

Karolina Szklińska 25 / Hania Mika 15

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.



14.05.2017 QUIZ # 12

(culture) Who, presently, is depicted on American one-dollar banknote?

On the American one-dollar banknote is George Washington.

Ola Zakrzewska 25 / Karolina Szklińska 15

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


02.05.2017 QUIZ # 11

(society) Our fellow students from 3G have just taken exams (egzamin gimnazjalny). What exam do teenagers in England of the age of our third graders take?

Teenagers in England of the age of our third graders take General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE).

Ola Zakrzewska 25 / Karolina Szklińska 15

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


25.04.2017 QUIZ # 10

(culture) This world-wide famous toy got its name in English in memory of a famous person. Who was it?



The name teddy bear comes from former United States President Theodore Roosevelt, who was commonly known as "Teddy".

Marysia Głowacka 25 / Ola Zakrzewska 15

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


25.02.2017 QUIZ # 9

(history) (1) How many states did the USA consist of at first and (2) what was their capital city?

NOBODY HAS SENT THE CORRECT ANSWER :/

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RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


02.02.2017 QUIZ # 8

(culture) Two most famous univerisities in England at Oxford and Cambidge not only compete in the field of study, but also in sports. There is a well-known competition once a year called (1) ...................., where the students compete in (2) ...................... (fill the gaps).

There is a well-known competition once a year called The Boat Race, where the students compete in rowing.

Hiacynta Peregudowska 25 / Karolina Szklińska 15


RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


09.01.2017 QUIZ # 7

(literature) This famous writer was born Polish, but later became British citizen. His novels and stories were mostly nautical in subject. (2) What was the original name of the author and (2) what name did he take when changing his nationality?

1. The orginal name this writer is Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski. 2. He changed name to Joseph Conrad.


Ola Zakrzewska 25 / Hiacynta 15 / Gosia Rodzewicz 9 / Miśka Urbanowicz and Karolina Szklińska - 5.


SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


28.11.2016 QUIZ # 6

(culture) This music movement emerged in Seattle at the turn of 80s and 90s of 20th century. (1) What is this movement called and (2) give names of its 3 bands.


1.This movement is called Grunge music. 2. (1)Nirvana (2) Pearl Jam (3) Soundgarden

Miśka Urbanowicz 25 / Hiacynta Peregudowska 15 / Karolina Szklińska 9.

SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


12.11.2016 QUIZ # 5

(society) (1) Who is currently the PM in Britain? (2) Which party does he/she come from?

Currently the PM in Britain is Theresa May. She comes from the Conservative Party (Leader of the party).

Karolina Szklińska 25 / Gosia Rodzewicz 15 / Miśka Urbanowicz 9 / Ola Zakrzewska and Hiacynta Peregudowska - 5.


SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


03.11.2016 QUIZ # 4

(culture) (1) Which actor is this caricature of? (2) Give at least 3 TV series he/she starred in.



Ola Zakrzewska 25 / Gosia Rodzewicz 15 / Michalina Urbanowicz 9 / Julia Wartalska + Hiacynta - 5.

SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl

RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


15.10.2016 QUIZ # 3

(culture) Bill-William / Stan-Stanley / Bob-?

Bill-William
Stan-Stanley
Bob- Robert

Julia Wartalska 25 / Hiacynta 15 / Gosia Rodzewicz 9

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RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.


25.09.2016 QUIZ # 2

(popculture) (1) List at least 6 Disney cartoon characters and say what (2) species of animals they are.

ANSWERS:
1. Mickey Mouse - mouse
2. Donald Duck - duck
3. Goofy - dog
4. Winnie the Pooh - bear
5. Dumbo - elephant
6. Eeyore - donkey

Hania Chmielarska 25 / Julia Wartalska 15 / Franek Gajda 9 / Ola Zakrzewska, Hiacynta, Dawid Mazur, Karolina Szklińska, Miśka Urbanowicz, Julia Kłapkowska - 5.


10.09.2016 Let's begin with a new series of quizzes! We're starting the new season with an architectural quiz:

(culture) (1) What is this and (2) where can you find it? SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl


RULES

1. There should be one question every 10 days (or so).
1. The first person who sends the answer to the quiz question GETS 25 points.
2. The second person who sends the answer GETS 15 points.
3. The third person who sends the answer GETS 9 points.
4. The points you collect count towards your final result in "Chase the K!"
5. IT's important WHEN YOUR INFORMATION WAS CREATED (it's easy to see), not when I get it.
6. The answers must be full sentences - you may not get a credit if your answer is grammatically poor...
7. Of course - only the correct answers will be accepeted and for such you will get the points.
8. SEND YOUR ANSWER HERE: ffwd@tlen.pl

ANSWERS:
This is Sydney Opera House in Australia.

Dawid Mazur 25 / Ola Król 15 / Miśka Urbanowicz 9 / Gosia Rodzewicz, Hania Chmielarska, Hiacynta, Ola Zakrzewska, Mikołaj Antoniewicz, Zuzia Mrówka, Karolina Szklińska, Franek Gajda - 5.


02.06.2016 THE BEST READER 2016

TRANSLATION TEST results

Rodzewicz Gosia 40
Łakomska Nikola 30
Savytskyy Severyn 25
Dziwak Dagmara 20


Set Book test is on Monday
6 June 13:40


English idioms (2): do your own thing (to do what you want and not worry about what other people think of you)