Tonights Quiz Questions & Answers

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  1. peter H

    peter H Funster Life Member

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    Q1 - What 7 letter word, of Russian origin, means "Travelling Companion" ?
    Q2 - Which group did Sid Vicious leave to join The Sex Pistols
    Q3 - In 1661 Europe's first bank notes were issued, but which country issued them ?
    Q4 - Which multi million pound international business began life in 1922 as a small leather shop in Florence ?
    Q5 - Appropriately, what was the first product to be advertised on Channel 5 ?
    Q6 - In the 1920's what was designed by Cedric Gibbons and sculpted by George Stanley ?
    Q7 - The name of what dish derives from the Portugese words for wine and garlic ?
    Q8 - Which Bond villain's heart was on the right hand side of their body ?
    Q9 - The name of which fictional character means 'pine eye' in italian ?
    Q10 - Which is the shortest of Shakespear's plays ?
    Q11 - Which race is nicknamed 'The Run for the Roses' because the winner recieves a garland of roses in the shape of a horseshoe ?
    Q12 - Which italian football club was formed in the memory of Guiseppe Verdi ?
    Q13 - In the plant world, what is the more common name for the Calendula ?
    Q14 - How many states of the USA begin with the letter 'M' ?
    Q15 - Fulham Palace is the official residence of whom ?
    Q16 - What is potamophobia the fear of ?
    Q17 - What is the name of the Southwark inn where Chaucer's pilgrims met ?
    Q18 - What is the only English anagram of the word 'ALARMING' ?
    Q19 - By what six letter name is Barbara Millicent Roberts better known ?
    Q20 - Which sport takes its name from the Tibetan word for ball ?

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    A1 - SPUTNIK
    A2 - SIOUSXSIE AND THE BANSHEES
    A3 - SWEDEN
    A4 - GUCCI
    A5 - CHANEL No 5
    A6 - THE OSCAR STATUETTE
    A7 - VINDALOO
    A8 - DR NO
    A9 - PINOCCHIO
    A10 - MACBETH
    A11 - THE KENTUCKEY DERBY
    A12 - PARMA
    A13 - MARIGOLD
    A14 - EIGHT (Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri and Montana)
    A15 - THE BISHOP OF LONDON
    A16 - RIVERS
    A17 - TABARD INN
    A18 - MARGINAL
    A19 - BARBIE
    A20 - POLO


    How would you have done?
    Find out next week, when Snowbird is setting the questions
     
  2. ericonabike

    ericonabike Read Only Funster

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    What kept you Peter? The quiz ended almost three seconds ago! Much obliged, will plagiarise shamelessly on grounds that imitation is sincerest form of flattery...
     
  3. Snowbird

    Snowbird Funster Life Member

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    Thanks for a great quiz Peter. I cannot except full credit as we were a team. We maybe will require some help in setting it all up as we have never done it before.
    That JJ is so cunning :Rofl1:
     
  4. peter H

    peter H Funster Life Member

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    pm me if you need help
     
  5. Gromett

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    I got absolutely none, zip, zero correct. I couldn't even guess at the vast majority of them.. Damnit I am thick :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
  6. wizzer59

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    You and me both:Wacko:
     
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    Philcott Read Only Funster

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    I got busy elsewhere and forgot!¬:cry:

    Looking at the answers this morning, I would probably have got one right - and that the perfume one!:Laughing:
     
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    I never know how well or badly I did
    even if i get an answer correct
    I dont type fast:cry: and wont google answers:Wink:
    so I just assume I would have done better if:Rofl1:
    great fun though:Doh:

    Roger
     
  9. peter H

    peter H Funster Life Member

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    According to my scoresheet, you scored 12 points, including two first answers. Finishing joint 4th.

    So can't be that slow.

    Peter
     
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    Yep....same here....:Blush: :Sad:
     
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