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Trivia Quiz      Week 29     2011     www.mikeprincedj.com

1. What is the first number mentioned in the song ‘Rock Around The Clock’ ?

2. Harper Severn is the name of which celebrity couple’s new baby ?

3. What is the 3rd vowel in the alphabet ?

4. Which sport is predominantly featured in the 2003 film Seabiscuit ?

5. When Eastenders first started, who were the two characters that ran the Queen Vic ?

6. In a game of chess, which piece is the most mobile ?

7. Between 1971 & 1997 John Deacon was bass player with which major rock band ?

8. According to their official website, how many players with a ‘Z’ in their name have played for Man
Utd since 2000 ? (they must’ve played for the 1st team to qualify)

9. Whitstable in Kent is famous for which type of shellfish ?

10. Which male actor connects the TV shows Law & Order UK and Dr Who ?

11. Which best-selling author wrote the books ‘A Short History Of Nearly Everything’ and ‘I’m A
Stranger Here Myself’ ?
12. Which North-West town recently hosted the World Matchplay Darts tournament ?

13. The meat of which animal is the main ingredient of a traditional Lancashire hotpot ?

14. The Reverend W.H. Auden wrote adventure stories about which famous children’s character ?

15. Which member of the original A-Team introduces the BBC programme ‘The World’s Greatest Fools’ ?

16. Which 4 countries host the Grand Slam Tennis Tournament ? [1 point for each]

17. Nato has recently handed over control of the central Afghan province of Bamiyan to the security forces of which country ?

18. Vodka, cream and coffee liqueur are blended to make which cocktail ?

19. Which former News International chief executive was arrested last weekend (17/7/11) in…
connection with phone hacking & bribery ?
20. In cockney rhyming slang, how much would you get if you won a monkey ?
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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. What is the most common blood group ?, A, B or O ?

2. What has it’s official opening on 27th July 2012 ?, is it Europe’s largest supermarket Tesco in
Birmingham or the London Olympics ?
3. Karate Kid star Willow Smith is the son of actor Will Smith, true or false ?

4. Alsace is a wine region of which country ?, is it Chile, France or Portugal ?

5. In 1976, Elvis gave Muhammad Ali a $10,000 white robe, with the words “People’s Champion”
emblazoned across the back, true or false ?
6. How many different species of flightless bird are native to New Zealand ?, 2, 4, or 6 ?

7. Actinidia is the Latin name for which fruit ?, is it pineapple, peach or kiwi fruit ?

8. The Diamondback is a type of North American terrapin, true or false ?

9. Which is the nearest motorway to Stanstead Airport ?, is it the M1, M11 or M25 ?

10. In which year was the last moon landing by an astronaut ?, was it 1972, 1976 or 1979 ?

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Tie-Break:- Warner Bros reports that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 made how much
(in £s)  on the first day of release in North America ?

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