Have you been keeping up with Bermuda news and current events? How closely have you been reading our culture and heritage articles on TheBermudian.com?

Take our quiz to test your knowledge, then challenge your friends!

All questions taken from news and TheBermudian.com from the past week.

 

An invasive tree species in Bermuda is in the news because the Department of Environmental Research is investigating introducing biocontrol organisms to control the fast growth and prolific seed production. What is the plant’s name?

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Organisers of the Theatre Boycott that paved the way for racial equality on the island were honoured last week at their Freedom Friday anniversary celebration. What anniversary was it?

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The Bermuda National Football Team is currently competing in the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup. In their historic first game against Haiti, the Gombey Warriors scored their first ever goal in the tournament. Which player scored this memorable goal?

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In recent years, the foodborne illness Ciguatera has been on the rise prompting the Bermuda Government to warn citizens about eating certain species of fish, namely reef fish. Ciguatoxins are found in what parts of the infected fish?

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In which parish will you find the beautiful West Whale Bay beach?

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The idea of building a school (now known as the Whitney Institute) on Middle Road near Flatts was first thought of in the winter of 1878. Which family offered about a third of an acre of land for the school to be built upon?

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Devil's Hole in Smith’s Parish was Bermuda's first tourist attraction. Curious neighbours and residents insisted on visiting it so often that owner Thomas Trott was moved to place an advertisement in the Royal Gazette. In which month/year was the advertisement published?

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A Facebook video featuring Bermudian footballer Dale Eve went viral over the weekend. The video shows Eve talking about the importance of inspiring kids and shows him doing what specific thing?

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At Wellington Oval this past weekend, St. George's beat Flatts Victoria by how many runs?

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There are more than 20 different species of this fish that range in size from less than 50cm to nearly 2 meters in length. They all have a similar elongated appearance, with a pointed head, powerful jaws, and rows of sharp fang-like teeth. What is the fish?

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Bermuda Quiz: Week 5
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