Mr. Gula’s 1981 General Knowledge Test –
February 2014


During 18 years teaching at Groton, Bob Gula became known for the General Knowledge Tests that he created and proctored each spring. Test your knowledge with questions from 1981:

1. What is a kangaroo court?
Answer: Merriam-Webster defines it as “a mock court in which the principles of law and justice are disregarded or perverted.”

2. Fort Knox is in what state?
Answer: Kentucky

3. Narcissus fell fatally in love with _____.
Answer: His own reflection

4. What was the Manhattan Project of the late 1940s?
Answer: The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first atomic bombs during World War II.

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