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Its Quiz Time Folks

Discussion in 'Social' started by Scott_Fraser, Jan 17, 2007.

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  1. Scott_Fraser

    Scott_Fraser Well-Known Member

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    Here we go folks. A nice quiz to get the old brain working again. No Cheating now!
    Answers at bottom of page, (NO LOOKING).

    1. King Henry the VIII had six wives, 2 were not English. Can you name them.
    2. In which American State is the town of Tombstone.
    3. Who is the Drummer of Queen.
    4. In America they are called "Pantyhoes". What are they called in the UK.
    5. In what Capital City would you find St Basil's Cathedral.
    6. In what children's TV series would you finds the characters, Tinkywinky, Dipsy, Lala and Po.
    7. In Cockney Rhyming Slang. What is a "Dog and Bone".
    8.What TV wildlife Star, died last year.
    9. Star Trek. What does the "T" stand for in James T Kirk.
    10. In what US State is the city of Bismark.
    11. What Roman Emperor proclaimed himself a God, and made his horse a Senator.
    12. In what country would you find the Appenine mountains.
    13. In what Shakespeare Play do you hear the words, "Alas poor Yorach, I knew him well."
    14. In what US State will you find The Green Bay Packers football team.
    15. What large breed of dog gets its name from an island off the East Coast of Canada.
    16. Complete the words of this David Bowie LP. Scary Monsters and ???????
    17. What are Beefeaters and where you find them.
    18. What is the name of the Queen's home in Scotland.
    19. What is the name of the Big Rock in the centre of Australia.
    20. Nursery Rhyme. Where was Doctor Foster going to.
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    ANSWERS

    1. Catherine of Aragon and Anne of Cleves.
    2. Arizona.
    3. Roger Taylor
    4. Tights
    5. Moscow.
    6. The Teletubbies
    7. Telephone
    8. Steve Irwin
    9. Tiberius
    10. North Dakota
    11. Caligula
    12. Italy
    13. Hamlet
    14. Minnesota
    15. Newfoundland
    16. Super Creaps
    17. Guards at the Tower of London
    18. Balmoral Castle
    19. Ayres Rock
    20. Gloucester

    ANOTHER QUIZ IN A COUPLE OF DAYS FOLKS:thumbs-up
     
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  3. Scott_Fraser

    Scott_Fraser Well-Known Member

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    How are you all getting on with Quiz

    Hope the quiz is keeping you amused.
    Scott:hello:
     
  4. YoungAndAngry

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    Yikes!
    My quiz skills sucked this round! LOL
    1/20 for me (i'm gonna blame it on the early hour)
     
  5. Scott_Fraser

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    Don't worry Young and Angry
    Better luck next time
    Scott:thumbs-up
     
  6. reallydown

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    Hi Scot...I got about 8.5 (I knew Catherine of Aragon was one but didn't knwo the other)...lol Still a diseaster though...
     
  7. Scott_Fraser

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    Never mind RD, better luck next time.
    Cheers
    Scott:clap:
     
  8. Scott_Fraser

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    As Promised Folks, a New Quiz

    Good Luck my friends. As usual answers are after the Quiz.

    1. In Australia, what is a Dunny.
    2. Which English Premiership Club play their home games at Old Trafford.
    3. What shipping company owns the QE2 and Queen Mary 2nd Cruise Liners.
    4. What Rock Group in Mark Knopfler the lead singer of.
    5. In New York what does the Store, Tiffany's sell.
    6. Television. In what US City was Cheers set in.
    7. What is the Capital City of Belgium.
    8. What British Prime Minister was called "The Iron Lady".
    9. Golf. Which of these Golf Courses is the odd one out. Gleneagles, St Andrews, Royal Troon and Turnberry.
    10. In World War 2, Who commanded the Afrika Korp.
    11. Who was the star of the movie, Breaker Morrant.
    12. What is the most westerly English county.
    13. The Old testament. What book comes after Genesis.
    14. In what country would you find Cossacks.
    15. What is the State Capital of New York State.
    16. In what European City would you find the "Louvre".
    17. In Norse Mythology who was the God of War.
    18. What would you do with a "Picklehaub", would you Eat it, Wear it on your head, or sit on it.
    19. What was Steve McQueen's last movie.
    20. In what US State is Fort Knox.

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    ANSWERS

    1. A Toilet.
    2. Manchester United.
    3. Cunard.
    4. Dire Straits.
    5. Jewellry.
    6. Boston.
    7. Brussels.
    8. Margaret Thatcher.
    9. Gleneagles, the rest are Links Courses (By the Sea).
    10. Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.
    11. Edward Woodward.
    12. Cornwall.
    13. Exodus.
    14. Russia.
    15. Albany.
    16. Paris.
    17. Odin.
    18. On your head. Its a WW1 German army helmet with a spike on top.
    19. The Hunter.
    20. Kentucky.
    :thumbs-up :thumbs-up :thumbs-up
     
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    gee, i knew 6 of them. last one was easy, i am originally from ky. i find it funny that they would store all that gold in such a poor state. kind of like rubbing your nose in it. lol.
    cathy
     
  10. wildfirewildone

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    :rolleyes: I got 9 out of 20....and 3 were vaguely known but I just couldn't "hit the nail on the head":think: .....good to have brain work!!!! Thanks Scott!!!! ....KEEPING THE PEACE
     
  11. Scott_Fraser

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    New Quiz 3

    Hi folks here is quiz 3, well done to all those who took part in the last one, give yourselves a big pat on the back.

    1. What group had a number one with the song Gold.
    2. Who am I? I've got 4 big brothers who sing, and I once had a friend called "Ben". My favourite number is 5. Later I was in a "Thriller", with Billie Jean, but now I'm just "Bad".
    3. Who is the President of France.
    4. How much is in a Baker's Dozen.
    5. Maths, What is the square route of 144.
    6. What planet is nearest the sun.
    7. What group is Simon le Bon the lead singer of.
    8. Who is Maurice Micklewaithe better known as.
    9. Name the Actors who have played James Bond.
    10. What is the name of Kylie Minogues, younger sister.
    11. What city was the comedian Billy Connolly born in.
    12. In Star Trek, what is Doctor McCoys nickname.
    13. What is the largest county in England.
    14. Who is the currrent US Secretary of State.
    15. In a standard plug, what colour is the "Earth" wire.
    16. In what city would you find The Hermitage.
    17. In Australia, what City is named after a town in Scotland.
    18. What is the Largest State in the Union.
    19. In WW2. Who commanded the US 3rd Army in Normandy.
    20. In what European Country would you find the Boyers.

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    ANSWERS

    1. Spandau Ballet.
    2. Michael Jackson.
    3. Jacques Chirac.
    4. 13.
    5. 12.
    6. Mercury.
    7. Duran Duran.
    8. Michael Caine.
    9. Sean Connery, David Niven, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan, Daniel Craig.
    10. Danni.
    11. Glasgow.
    12. Bones.
    13. Yorkshire.
    14. Condalisa Rice.
    15. Brown.
    16. St Petersburg.
    17. Perth.
    18. Alaska.
    19. George Patton.
    20. Hungary.
     
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    oh, "tartar sauce", i only got 8, better than the last one lol, i am "out of the loop" in world affairs.
     
  13. Scott_Fraser

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    Quiz 4

    Good Luck everybody with the new quiz.

    1. On what Mediteranian Island is the Volcano, Mount Etna.
    2. Who wrote the novel, "My Family and other Animals".
    3. What is the capital city of Hungary.
    4. What is the largest planet in the Solar System.
    5. What Car Company make the Clio, Megane and Laguna.
    6. What is the currency of Russia.
    7. What is the nationality of the actor Brendan Fraser.
    8. Who am I. I was born in Leith, Edinburgh. Locals called me "Big Tam", I was a milkman for a while, and then I was a sailor. I became a model before I was an actor. I then worked for the British Secret Service, my Boss was M. I was in The Rock, The Man who would be King, First Knight and A Bridge to Far.
    9. In what industry would you find a "Saggar Makers, Bottom Knocker".
    10. Who was the last Tsar of Russia.
    11. What Spanish Soccer Team play there home games at the Neu Camp Stadium.
    12. What is the most westerly American State.
    13. Other than Tennis, what other sport is played at Wimbledon.
    14. What is the Capital City of Sri Lanka.
    15. Who is Doris Kapplehoff better known as.
    16. Who Commanded the British Fleet at the battle of Trafalger.
    17. What is a Claymore.
    18. Who wrote the book. "Adolf Hitler, and my part in his downfall".
    19. In what city would you find a "Pearly King & Queen".
    20. Who is Danial Kaminski better known as.
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    Answers

    1. Sicily.
    2. Gerald Durrell.
    3. Budapest.
    4. Jupiter.
    5. Renault.
    6. The Ruble.
    7. Canadian.
    8. Sean Connery.
    9. The Pottery Industry.
    10. Nickolas.
    11. Barcelona.
    12. Hawaii.
    13. Croquet.
    14. Colombo.
    15. Doris Day.
    16. Admiral Nelson.
    17. A Scottish Battle Sword.
    18. Spike Milligan.
    19. London.
    20. Danny Kaye.
     
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