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Dum spiro spero: Quiz


Question 1: They moved to ________ and harbor sheep that have been neglected on their farm, named after this famous saying.
AustraliaNauruUnited KingdomNew Zealand

Question 2: The McGahon family (________, Northern Ireland), whose coat of arms bears 3 fish with the motto displayed beneath.
UlsterCounty LondonderryCounty DonegalCounty Tyrone

Question 3: the Roberts family, whose coat of arms is azure, a chevron argent, with an eagle crest and ________ for supporters.
UnicornDeerWild boarCattle

Question 4: Liversage, Liversedge, etc, who draw their name from Liversedge in West Yorkshire, ________.
ScotlandUnited KingdomWalesEngland

Question 5: the Scottish ________, who have used it since at least the sixteenth century, and many claim that this motto was used by the MacLennans from the thirteenth century.
Clan MackenzieClan MacAlisterClan MacLennanClan MacLeod

Question 6: Its attribution to Saint Andrew and his bones being taken to this small fishing village on the ________, contributed to its direct linkage between the saying, the town, the University of St Andrews and the Saint.
English ChannelBaltic SeaNorth SeaAtlantic Ocean

Question 7: the Bushell, Bushnell and Bussell family, possibly since they held a family seat in ________, England.
Shepton MalletSomersetBath and North East SomersetMendip Hills

Question 8: the Salmon family, whose origins are in Scotland, display the motto underneath the family shield, which bears six ________ and six salmon (fish).
Fleur-de-lisFranceGermanyUnited Kingdom

Question 9: Dum Spiro Spero was the state motto for the ________.
North BorneoKingdom of SarawakFederation of MalayaFederated Malay States

Question 10: These are engraved in the garden walls at ________ in Angus, Scotland.
QuadriviumTrivium (education)Liberal artsEdzell Castle


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