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Euro Quiz # 87 - Paris Potpourri

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1- How did Montmartre get its name - according to the legend of Saint Denis?

2- There are two natural islands in the Seine within sight of Notre-Dame Cathedral - what are they called?

3- This fine foods epicerie as it calls itself in on the Place Madeleine - world-famous for its delicacies - come here for gourmet picnique grub - name of this place?

4- What is the limited access beltway freeway that rings central Paris called?

5- Years ago when I first went to Paris to make a telephone call one had to buy this token, called what to use in phones?

6- This fairly new park in the near eastern Paris suburbs - just west of Joinville-le-Pont was once a race track and now has a nice children's park and golf course amongst other amenities.

7- This famous Paris bar at # 5 Rue Daunou celebrated its 100th birthday in 2011 - it was once the haunt of American ex-pats in Paris.

8- ?????? is an American motion picture; it was released in 1962 by 20th Century Fox. The film starred ??????? as a mute Frenchman and was directed by Gene Kelly. Anyone who wants to see Paris as it looked in the black and white early 60s will love this flick.

9- How many arrondissements does Paris have and what is the way they are numbered - starting from 1 on?

10 - There is only one old pissoir (public urinal with a curving metal shield like those still extant in Amsterdam left in Paris - where is it?

Merci Au Revoir!

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