Super Quiz: Spinning and turning

Posted: November 21, 2013 at 2:32 a.m.

  1. Term for a TV show based on a prior TV show
  2. What is the American term for putting spin on a billiard ball?
  3. What does Rumpelstiltskin do to help the miller’s daughter?
  4. What casino game is named after a French diminutive for “little wheel”?
  5. Where would you expect to see a camel spin?
  6. What religious order is best known for its spinning dances?
  7. What was Foucault’s pendulum designed to demonstrate?
  8. What musical revolves around a barker named Billy Bigelow?
  9. Song that contains the lyrics: “A time to be born, a time to die.”


  1. Spinoff
  2. English
  3. Spins straw into gold
  4. Roulette
  5. Figure skating
  6. Dervish (whirling dervish)
  7. The rotation of Earth
  8. Carousel
  9. “Turn! Turn! Turn !”

Weekend, Pages 38 on 11/21/2013