Thursday, July 29, 2010

Canadiana Quiz *UPDATED*

Without "looking":

12,000 men

5,000 horses

300 dog-sled teams

What were we used for?

The answer: The Canadian Pacific Railroad (CPR) from Ontario to the West.

Congratulations to the participants -- two correct answers!

4 comments:

Paul MacPhail said...

building a railway?

Paul MacPhail said...

Where do I find the answer?

RkBall said...

Paul, if you can't wait for the answer, simply copy the statistics into Google, do a Google search, and the answer will materialize!

I'll update the post tomorrow.

Frances said...

More specifically, building the CPR OR the railway into the Yukon

"... nothing intellectually compelling or challenging.. bald assertions coupled to superstition... woefully pathetic"