Quiz 9
on
"The
Six-shooter":
"Brit
Ponset's
Christmas
Carol"
As of:  3:25 p.m. E.S.T., Saturday, March 2, 2019


1. What is a pinto?
a horse with white spots, and spots of other colors
a bean, similar to a Mexican jumping bean
an automobile, similar to a Mustang, but significantly smaller
a circular, pint-sized mug, traditionally used for serving sasparilla to milktoasts such as Jimmy Stewart

2. In this adaptation of A Christmas Carol, Scrooge calls Christmas celebration "balderol"; what does "balderol" mean?
It's a combination of "folderol" and "balderdash."
a man who is bald and old
a hat that resembles a bolero, but which is missing its crown, leaving just the rim
This is a trick question; no one uses the term "bolderol" in this episode.

3. What does "folderol" mean?
It's a meaningless phrase used in songs, similar to "Tra-la-la."
It's a fictitious cleaning product.
It's a card game, similar to Bingo, in which players yell "Folderol!" instead of "Bingo!"
It's a fictitious brand of "snake oil."

4. What does the Six-Shooter tell Johnny to use for a Christmas Tree?
a tumbleweed
a little spruce
a candelabra
This is a trick question; no Christmas Tree is ever mentioned in this episode.

5. What does the Six-Shooter tell Johnny to use for Christmas Tree ornaments?
"bird and reptile eggs"
"meadow muffins"
"doodads from around the house"
This is a trick question; no Christmas Tree is ever mentioned in this episode.

6. What are the names of Scrooge's horses?
Martha and Bess
Mary and Joseph
David and Bathsheba
This is a trick question; although the Six-Shooter says that Scrooge had a ranch, no mention is ever made of the names of any horses, in this episode.

7. When does Scrooge check to see if his foreman has torn down his family's shack?
Christmas Day
December 26th
December 27th
This is a trick question; Scrooge sends a telegram to his foreman on Christmas Day, telling him to leave the shack standing.

8. Who runs a store in one of Scrooge's buildings?
Fuzzy Wagner
Jim Bender
The Six-Shooter
This is a trick question; no store is ever mentioned in this episode.

9. According to Johnny, what are the names of Jim Bender's daughters?
Annie and Jane
Emily and Sarah
Susan and Molly
Shirley and Hannah

10. According to the Host, what "picture" could the "unseen audience" see James Stewart in?
Rear Window
Bend of the River
Carbine Williams
The Glenn Miller Story.

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