Quick Quiz 71

Answers:

1. Technically a dragoon was a cavalryman who dismounted to fight. They were armed with a carbine (a short-barreled rifle) and a special long-barreled pistol — useful as a bludgeon if all else failed.

2. Dracula, according to Dublin novelist Bram Stoker.

3. Olympic champion (1896) — he won his medal for the USA.

4. It is Ireland’s most easterly town.

5. John.

6 The Bronte Sisters.

7. St. Malachy.

8. Galway.

9. (a) Casement Park; (b) Ravenhill.

10. Louth.

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