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Issue 974

All the answers begin with the letter S

1. What is the Biblical word for the day of rest and joy consecrated to the Lord?

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Sabbath

2. What is the capital city of California?

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Sacramento

3. What is the more formal name for “The Archer,” a northern constellation?

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Sagittarius

4. What is the name of the world’s largest desert region?

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Sahara

5. What was the previous name of Ho Chi Minh City?

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Saigon

6. Who was compelled to carry the cross of Jesus on the road to Golgotha?

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Simon of Cyrene

7. In what U.S. city will you find the Gateway Arch?

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St. Louis, MO

8. “Wear a ___________ and have friends; wear a __________ and have wrinkles.” – George Eliot

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Smile, Scowl

9. What state capital city lies at the foot of the Wasatch Mountain Range?

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Salt Lake City

10. Name the Christian organization founded for the religious enlightenment of the masses by William Booth in 1865 in London?

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Salvation Army

11. Name the Old Testament character that lost his great strength because his hair was cut by Delilah.

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Samson

12. What punctuation mark do you use when you want to indicate a greater separation of thought and information than a comma can convey but less than the separation that a period implies?

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Semicolon

13. What is another word for a holy place or shrine dedicated to God, often a place of refuge where God’s protection is sought?

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Sanctuary

14. In what city will you find Qualcomm Stadium?

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San Diego, CA

15. What is the capital city of Costa Rica?

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San Jose

16. Jean-Paul ___________ is the name the French novelist, playwright, essayist, and leader of the philosophical movement, Existentialism.

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Sartre

17. Name the Canadian province that borders Montana and North Dakota.

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Saskatchewan

18. What is the term used to refer to that area of Europe embracing Denmark, Norway, and Sweden?

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Scandinavia

19. What is the name applied to a group of mental diseases which are characterized by severe disturbances in thinking, feeling, and emotional contact of the individual with the outside world?

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Schizophrenia

20. What do you call the destruction of property or the obstruction of normal operations, as by enemy agents in time of war?

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Sabotage