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Quiz week 20 2011

Trivia Quiz      Week 20     2011     www.mikeprincedj.com

1. Who is the pilot of Thunderbird 1 ?

2. What is the highest possible score with 2 darts ?

3. What was the name of US president George W Bush’s father ?

4. In the A-Team, what was BA Baracus’ worst fear ?

5. What is the common name given to a ship’s kitchen ?

6. What is the gas nitrous oxide better known as ?

7. What type of food is pecorino ?

8. Gene Roddenberry created which craft in the 60s ?

9. On internet websites, what do the letters F.A.Q. stand for ?

10. What is the white of an egg called ?

11. Which 2 teams were in the last match to determine the winners of the 2011 Six-Nations Rugby final ?

12. Which country won this year’s Eurovision Song Contest ?

13. Which type of creature can be bandy-bandy, garter & smooth ?

14. Which national newspaper dropped 5 letters from its name in 1985 ?

15. A US president’s wife created which institution in 1982 ?

16. What type of pastry is used to make éclairs ?

17. Lewis Hamilton became world champion in 2008, but who was the last British F1 world champion before him ?

18. Pat Gibson, Barry Simmons & Chris Hughes are 3 people collectively known on TV as what ?

19. Which famous landmark was sculpted by Frederic Bartholdi in 1886 ?

20. Which was the last British football club to win the UEFA Champions League ?

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Killer Round
(each correct answer is worth 2 points however if you get any wrong, all points below are wiped out!)
you must answer at least 3 questions.

1. The drummer of the 60s pop group the Dave Clark 5 was called Dave Clark, true or false ?

2. What is the main ingredient of the Chinese dish Peking duck ?, is it duck, fish or vegetables ?

3. If an HGV was built before 2001, legally what does in not need to have ?, reversing alarm,  fog lights or seat belts ?

4. Who is the first celebrity to pass the 10 million follower mark on Twitter ?, is it Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber or Steven Fry ?

5. Elvis Presley recorded more than 600 songs in his music career, but only wrote 2 one of them, true or false ?

6. If you asked for quark in a German restaurant, what would you get ?, toast, vinegar or cheese ?

7. In his outstanding career in rowing, Sir Steve Redgrave has won 17 gold medals, true or false ?

8. Which famous Irishman owned the TV company that created ‘The Big Breakfast’ in 1992 & ended in 2002 ?, was it Daniel Day-Lewis, Bob Geldof or John Delorean ?

9. If you leave London on the M4, which direction would you be travelling ?, north, south, east or west ?

10. Eastenders actress Jesse Wallace is a direct descendant of William Shakespeare, true or false ?

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Tie-Break:- How many gold medals did Canada win at the 2010 Winter Olympics ?

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