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Trivia Quiz Week 30 2013

Trivia Quiz Week 30 2013

1. In the cartoon series Futurama, how many does Leela have ? (1)

2. In football, how many yellow cards equal a red ? (2)

3. What type of plant is a monkey puzzle ? (TREE)
4. In golf, what word is used to warn anyone standing or moving in the flight of the ball ? (FORE)

5. How many members were in the sixties pop group the Dave Clark 5 ? (5)

6. What number is opposite the number one on a dice ? (6)

7. Which TV police drama was set in the London borough of Canley ? (THE BILL)

8. 49 yr old comedian Mark Bailey is better known as who ? (BILL BAILEY)

9. Which alcoholic drink was first produced in Dublin in 1974 ? (BAILEY’S IRISH CREAM)

10. What muscle of the upper arm has a name meaning ‘three heads’ in Latin ? (TRICEPS)

11. What type of food is mainly associated with the Scottish Baxter family ? (SOUPS)

12. What 8-letter word describes an offer of marriage ? (PROPOSAL)

13. What sea creature when cooked is called calamari ? (SQUID)

14. Benny, Daniel & Guy are names in song titles of which singer ? (ELTON JOHN)
[Benny & the Jets, Daniel, Song For Guy]
15. In computer language, what exactly does ‘P2P’ stand for ? (PEER TO PEER)

16. In which decade of the 20th century did Bugs Bunny first appear ? (as Bugs Bunny) (1940s) 1940.

17. In which year did David Cameron become prime minister ? (2010) May.

18. The Celtic priests of ancient Britain were known as what ? (DRUIDS)

19. What company was behind the making of pocket calculators & Spectrum computers ?
20. ‘It fills my heart with pain, please stop it right away’ is a line from which classic 60s soul song ?
(DON’T PLAY THAT SONG) [you lied] Ben E King & Aretha Franklin.

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. Andy Murray’s current business manager was also the manager of the Spice Girls, true or false ?
(TRUE) Simon Fuller.
2. Both born in June but who is older ?, Paul McCartney or Tom Jones ? (TOM JONES)
[1942] [1940]
3. At a recent beauty pageant, when miss USA was asked what are the 3 main elements ? she
replied ‘yoga, sushi & ice’, true or false ? (FALSE)
4. In ‘Only Fools & Horses’, what does Trigger call Rodney ?, Dave or Rodders ? (DAVE)

5. If an insect is described as apterous, it has no wings, true or false ? (TRUE)

6. In football, which club became the very first from London to win the Champions League title ?
(CHELSEA) 2012.
7. The golden eagle is the UK’s largest bird of prey, true or false ? (FALSE)
[it’s the white tailed eagle]
8. Hollywood actor Kevin Bacon refuses to eat pork, true or false ? (FALSE)

9. A single human blood cell takes how long to make a complete circuit of the body ? is it…
60 seconds or 60 minutes ? (60 SECONDS)
10. Ignoramus is the Latin name for a stupid person, true or false ? (TRUE) or ‘we don’t know’

Tie-Break:- In 2012, how many packets of butter were sold in the UK ? (in millions) (50 MILLION)

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