Emancipation
Athletics
Jamaica (island)
Caribbean
National Heroes
100

Escaped slaves who fled to the mountainous areas of Jamaica were called?

Maroons

100

What is Usain bolt's 100 meters pb

9.58 seconds

100

Which is the largest parish in Jamaica?

St. Ann

100

What is the Capital of St. Lucia?

Castries  

100

Who is Jamaica’s first National Hero?

Marcus Garvey

200

Whose original words inspired the popular saying, ‘Emancipate yourself from mental slavery’

Marcus Garvey

200

 What high school did Usain Bolt attend?

William Knibb

200

Portland is to the _______ of Jamaica.

East

200

What is the capital of  The Bahamas

Nassau

200

Why did Marcus become a national hero

He urged black people to be proud of their identity. 

300

When was Emancipation Day first observed as a public holiday in Jamaica?

1893

300

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

Deon Hemmings

300

What was the capital city of Jamaica immediately before Kingston became capital in 1872?

Port Royal

300

In which country was slavery first abolished?

Haiti

300

What year was the Order of National Hero passed by parliament?

1969

400

After Jamaica stopped observing Emancipation Day as a public holiday at Independence in 1962, when was it reinstated as a holiday?

1998

400

How many Gold Olympic medals has Usain Bolt won?

8

400

How many parishes were in Jamaica in 1865?

22

400

The Kaieteur Falls, the second largest waterfall in the world, is in

Guyana

400

What year was the Right Excellent Nanny of the Maroons given the order of National Hero?

1982

500

Which artist is behind the monumental sculpture Redemption Song at the entrance of Emancipation Park in Kingston?

Laura Facey

500

At what age did Usain Bolt set the world record?

22-year-old

500

How many parishes were there in 1664?

7

500

On which Caribbean island is goat racing a popular sport?

Trinidad & Tobago

500

Which year was Paul bogle born?

1823

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