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Quiz Week 6 2015

Trivia Quiz Week 6 2015 http://www.mikeprincedj.com

1. What number in displayed on the side of Thomas the Tank Engine ? (1)

2. What is the first name of the wife of the President of the USA ? (MICHELLE) Obama.

3. As a professional, how many different football teams has Christiano Ronaldo played for ? (4)
[1, Sporting CP (Lisbon), 2, Manchester United, 3, Real Madrid, 4, Portugal ]
4. If you were born on 2nd February, what star sign would you be ? (AQUARIUS)

5. Sabena is the national airline of which country ? (BELGIUM)

6. When asked for his opinion, which politician controversially suggested that mothers should
“perhaps sit in a corner” when breastfeeding ? (NIGEL FARAGE)
7. What is the only country that Denmark borders ? (GERMANY)

8. ‘Pontipines’ are characters in which children’s TV programme ? (IN THE NIGHT GARDEN)

9. What clockwork device is used by musicians to measure timing ? (METRONOME)

10. In Batman, how is villain Jonathon Crane better known ? (SCARECROW)

11. Jenna Ushkowitz, Jayma Mays & Romy Rosemont play characters in which US TV series ?
(GLEE)
12. In what year did the discovery of horsemeat in Tesco burgers last create outrage in the UK ? (2013) January.
13. In maths, what 2 words are usually used instead of the word ‘obelus’ ? (DIVIDED BY)

14. Ursula is the name of the sea witch in what Disney film ? (LITTLE MERMAID)

15. The Greek island of Rhodes lies nearest to the mainland of which country ? (TURKEY)

16. When making enquiries or ordering over the internet, what do the initials F.A.Q. stand for ?
(FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS)
17. Which British sit-com did actor Ballard Barkley play the part of Major Gowan ?
(FAWLTY TOWERS)
18. In which century do we associate the Regency period ? (19TH CENTURY) 1810-1820.

19. What 4 words and 11 letters is the phrase used for an idea that sounds good on paper but is not
likely to happen ? (PIE IN THE SKY)
20. What do the New York police use as slang for an ambulance ? (BUS)

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. Coronation Street is currently the longest-running soap opera in the world still in production,
true or false ? (TRUE)
2. What is a baby meerkat called ?, is it (A)-kitten, (B)-pup or (C)-Oleg ? (B) pup.

3. Stomatology is the branch of medicine concerned with which part of the human body ?, is it….
the bowel, the mouth or the stomach ? (MOUTH)
4. The well publicised pet cat owned by Russell Brand is named what ?, is it Bono, Morrissey or
Sting ? (MORRISSEY)
5. Robert Ballard is best known for discovering the wreck of Henry VIII’s flagship, Mary Rose, ……
true or false ? (FALSE) he discovered the wreck of the Titanic.
6. Who was the first England player to be sent off in an international game at Wembley ? was it…..
David Beckham, Alan Mullery or Paul Scholes ? (PAUL SCHOLES) against Sweden in 1999.
7. On Sesame Street, the name of Big Bird’s teddy bear is called Little Bear, true or false ? (FALSE)
[Big Bird’s teddy bear was called Radar]
8. ‘Something For The Weekend’ is a book written by who ?, is it Jamie or Nigella? (JAMIE OLIVER)

9. 1 nautical mile is longer than 1 land mile, true or false ? (TRUE)
[nautical mile-6,076 feet, mile-5,280 feet]
10. If an atom was the size of a football stadium, how big would its electrons be ?, (A)-the size of a
car, (B)-the size of a bumblebee or (C)-the size of an atom ? (B) bumblebee.

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Tie-Break:- According to the Guinness world records, stunt rider Evil Kneivel had suffered how
many bone fractures by the end of 1975 ? (433)

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