On Nov. 10, 1766, William Franklin, colonial governor of New Jersey (and son of Benjamin Franklin) signed the charter establishing Queen’s College, which would become the foundation of Rutgers University. Its original purpose was training young men to enter the ministry of the Dutch Reformed Church.
New Brunswick is one of Canada’s three Maritime Provinces. What are the other two?
A) Alberta and Manitoba
B) Ontario and Nova Scotia
C) Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
D) Nunavut and Yukon
Previous answer: Pinky and the Brain were recurring characters on “Animaniacs.”
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