Entrance Exam for Football Players


Time Limit: 3 Weeks

1. Foreign Language:

What language is spoken in France?

2. History:

Give a dissertation on the ancient Babylonian Empire with particular reference to architecture, literature, law and social conditions -OR- Give the first name of Pierre Trudeau.

3. Literature:

Would you ask William Shakespeare to:
(a) build a bridge
(b) sail the ocean
(c) lead an army
(d) WRITE A PLAY

4. Religion:

What religion is the Pope?
(a) Jewish
(b) Catholic
(c) Hindu
(d) Polish
(e) Agnostic
(circle only one)

5. Metric Conversion:

How many feet equal 0.0 meters?

6. Physics:

What time is it when the big hand is on the 12 and the little hand is on the 5?

7. Religion:

How many commandments were Moses given? (approximately)

8. Geography:

What are people in America's far north called?
(a) Westerners
(b) Southerners
(c) Northerners

9. American History:

Spell Bush, Carter, and Clinton

10. European History:

Six kings of England have been called George, the last one being George the Sixth. Name the previous five.

11. Natural Science:

Where does rain come from?
(a) Macy's
(b) a 7-11
(c) Canada
(d) the sky

12. Advanced Physics:

Can you explain Einstein's Theory of Relativity?
(a) yes
(b) no

13. Philosophy:

What are coat hangers used for?

14. Political Science:

The Star Spangled Banner is the National Anthem for what country?

15. Physics:

Explain Le Chateliers Principle of Dynamic Equilibrium -OR- spell your name in BLOCK LETTERS.

16. Architecture:

Where is the basement in a three story building located?

17. Agricultural Science:

Which part of America produces the most oranges?
(a) New York
(b) Florida
(c) Canada
(d) Wisconsin

18. Advanced math:

If you have three apples how many apples do you have?

19. Communications:

What does NBC (National Broadcasting Corporation) stand for?

20. The University of Washington tradition for efficiency began when (approximately)?

(a) B.C.
(b) A.D.
(c) still waiting


*You must answer three or more questions correctly to qualify*