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100

The original inhabitants of Jamaica are believed to be? 

Arawaks, also called Tainos

100

"Sorry fi mawga dog, mawga dog wi tun round bite you"

Sometimes it is those whom we help who are the least grateful

100

Who sing the song: Cheer Oh, Baby 

Eric Donaldson 

100

Who is Jamaica’s first National Hero?

Marcus Gravey 

100


Louise Bennett

100


Antigua & Barbuda Flag

100

What is the capital of Kingston?

Kingston 

200

What year did Christopher Columbus, the European explorer landed in Jamaica? 

1494

200

"One eye man a king in blind man country"

No matter how bad your situation seems, there is always another for whom things are worse

200

Name the artist who did sing the song: She's royal 

Tarus Riley 

200

Which is the longest river in Jamaica?

The Rio Minho is the longest river in Jamaica at 92.8 kilometres (57.7 mi)

200


Oliver Samuels 

200


Bahamas

200

What is the capital of St. Andrew?  

Half Way Tree 

300

What was the Spanish name for Spanish Town, the old capital of Jamaica? 

St. Jago de la Vega

300

Talk and taste your tongue

Think before you speak

300

Which artist did the song: Feel like jumping 

Marcia Griffiths 
300

Who was Jamaica’s first Prime Minister?

Alexander Bustamante 

300


MUTABARUKA - 

300


Barbados

300

What is the capital of Jamaica? 

Kingston 

400

In what year did a violent earthquake destroyed Port Royal? 

June 7, 1692

400

Mi throw mi corn, but me no call no fowl

 statement is made, the guilty party will pick it up

400
Name the artist who did the song: I can see clearly now 

Jimmy Cliff 

400

What is Jamaica’s National Fruit?

Ackee 

400


Ian Boyne 

400


Belize 

400

Lucea is the capital of which Parish?

St. Mary 

500

Who led the Christmas Rebellion of 1831 which began on the Kensington Estate in St. James?

 Sam Sharpe.

500

fire deh a mus-mus tail him tink a cool breeze

You may be heading for trouble and don't even realize it

500

Name the artist: I feel good

Beres Hammond 

500

What is the National Bird?

Doctor Bird 

500


Michael Lee Chin 

500


Guyana 

500

Bridgetown is the capital of which Caribbean country?  

Barbados 

600

In what year Emancipation and apprenticeship came into effect?  

1834


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Dry ‘tump a cane-piece nuh fi laugh when cane-piece ketch a fyah

Do not take pleasure in the misfortunes of others as the same could happen to you.

600

Name the artist who song: Pass the Kouchie 

Mighty Diamonds 

600

Bob Marley was born in…

Nine Mile, St Ann

600


Hugh Shearer 

600


Haiti

600

Where was the first capital of Jamaica? 

Spanish Town 

700

In October 1865, an uprising in St. Thomas, called the Morant Bay Rebellion, was led by?

Paul Bogle 

700

"Every dawg has his day and every puss his 4 o'clock"

Today for me, tomorrow for you

700

Name the artist- You make me stronger 

Kevin Downswell 

700

Where in Jamaica was infamously known as the ‘wickedest city on Earth’?  

Port Royal

700


Donald Sansgter 

700


Trinidad and Tobago

700

What is the capital of Haiti? 


Port-au-Prince

800

In what year was Jamaica was granted its independence from England? 

On August 6, 1962

800

Di fus wata hog pass him wash himself

Always choose the first opportunity

800

Name the artist who did the song: Its not over now

Glacia Robinson 
800

Which parish is known as the “bread basket parish”?

St Elizabeth

800


Fae Ellington 

800


St. Vincent and the Grenadines 

800

What is the capital of Bahamas? 

Nassau

900

The first general elections under Universal Adult Suffrage was held in what year?

December 1944

900

Wah di use yuh dah shawl up when yuh characta gone?

It is no use pretending to be something you are not as the true you will always show.

900

Name the artist- Did you stop to pray this morning 

Sandra Brooks 

900

Who was the first Jamaican woman to win an Olympic Gold medal?

Deon Hemmings

900


Emily Crooks 

900


St. Lucia 

900

Where was the first capital of Clarendon? 

Chapelton 

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