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Trivia Quiz Week 36 2012

TriviaQuiz      Week 36     2012     www.mikeprincedj.com

1. What emotion is known as the ‘green eyed monster’ ?                                 (JEALOUSY)

 

2. Singer Stephani Germanotta is better known as who ?                              (LADY GAGA)

 

3. Which 2 counties fought in the war of the roses ?                 (LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE)

 

4. On a painted surface, what dull finish is the opposite of gloss ?                 (MATT)

 

5. Which company developed the kindle e-book reader ?                                (AMAZON)

 

6. Which Eastenders character had a breakdown after being wrongfully imprisoned in 1995 ?

(ARTHUR FOWLER)

7. What football club is nicknamed the ‘Potters’ ?                                          (STOKE)

 

8. How many pips are there in the Greenwich time signal broadcast by the BBC ?    (8)

 

9. Alexander Boris de Pfeffel are the first names of which political figure ? (BORIS JOHNSON)

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10. With which animal is the English hamlet Hickstead most associated ?       (HORSES) equestrian.

 

11. In Greek mythology, who did Narcissus fall in love with ?                          (HIMSELF)

12. Jewish girls have their ‘bat mitzvah’ at what age ?                                  (12)

 

13. In American folklore Custer’s last stand was also called ‘ the battle of Little Big Horn’, what

exactly is the Little Big Horn ?                                                               (A RIVER) in Montana.

14. Captain Haddock is the friend of which fictional reporter ?                     (TIN TIN)

 

15. What type of transport is Pricilla in the film ‘Pricilla Queen of the desert ? (BUS)

 

16. Which 2 animals are featured on the Australian coat of arms ?                 (KANGAROO & EMU)

 

17. Which sport was contested at Lords cricket ground during the London 2012 Olympics ?

(ARCHERY)

18. Which pop group from the X Factor has had 5 number 1 singles between 2009 & 2011 ? (JLS)

 

19. A ‘dorgi’ is a cross between a corgi and which other dog ?                        (DACHSUND)

20. Which famous ship got its name from the Robert Burns poem, ‘Tam O’Shanter’ ?

(CUTTY SARK)

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