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Trivia Quiz  Week 2 2012 for more quizzes…..www.mikeprincedj.com

1. Which actress plays the title role in the new film the Iron Lady ?             (MERYL STREEP)

2. Which of the Teletubbies shares its name with an Italian river ?              (PO) northern Italy.

3. Which 17yr old German beat Kevin Curran to become the 1985 Wimbledon tennis champion ?     (BORIS BECKER)

4. How many millilitres in 4 litres ?        (4,000)

5. What was the name of the landing module that was used on the 1st moon landing ? (EAGLE)

6. Which actress played the twins in the remake of the Parent Trap ?          (LINDSAY LOHAN)

7. How many American states border no other ?                                            (2) Alaska, Hawaii.

8. Which of the 3 British armed forces did the Wrens serve in the 2nd world war ? (NAVY)  WRNS, Women’s Royal Naval Services.

9. What type of creature is a tuatara ? is it a bird, fish, reptile or insect ?           (REPTILE) lizard.

10. What is the last event on day 1 in the Olympic decathlon ?                       (400 MTS)

[day 1-100 mts, long jump, shot, high jump, 400mts.-day 2-110 m hurdles, discus, pole, javelin, 1,500 mts]

11. What is the main meat ingredient of the Italian dish carbonara ?             (BACON) or pancetta.

12. The Egyptian plover is a North African bird that picks the teeth of which animal ? (CROCODILE)

13. In which country does the football club Athletico Bilbao play their matches ? (SPAIN)

14. Which TV chef is married to presenter Fern Britton ?                            (PHIL VICKERY)

15. The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior sunk off the coast of which country in 1985 ? extra point for the country responsible.     (NEW ZEALAND) France was responsible.

16. English rose, Red princess and Jubilee are 3 varieties of which fruit ?         (STRAWBERRY)

17. Formed in 1749 by Henry Fielding, what was the name of the forerunners of the police force ?  (THE BOW STREET RUNNERS)

18. How many people have presented the game show Countdown ?                   (5)  [Richard Whiteley, Des Lynam, Des O’Connor, Jeff Stelling, Nick Hewer]

19. With which country did Japan go to war in 1904 ?                                    (RUSSIA) ended 1905.

20. Which musical instrument did singer Karen Carpenter play ?                   (DRUMS)

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