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Trivia Quiz Week 13 2015

1. What is the name of the vacuum cleaner in Teletubbies ? (NOO NOO)

2. What did Caroline Flack win in 2014 ? (STRICTLY COME DANCING)

3. What is the main ingredient of risotto ? (RICE)

4. ‘Whether you’re a brother or whether you’re a mother’, what are you doing according to the
Bee Gees ? (STAYIN’ ALIVE)
5. In the Simpsons, what is grandpa Simpson’s first name ? (ABRAHAM) Abe.

6. Which guitarist’s name is often used in rhyming slang to describe being hungry ?(HANK MARVIN)
7. How many islands in the world feature an image of 3 legs on their national flag ? (2)
[Isle Of man, Sicily]
8. Which actor connects Pirates of the Caribbean, Game of Thrones & the Office ?
9. Who succeeded Chris Moyles as Radio 1 breakfast presenter ? (NICK GRIMSHAW)

10. What 8-letter word connects Manchester United, a member of the royal family and a city in
Missouri, USA ? (FERGUSON)
11. How are the musical brothers Nick, Joe & Kevin better known ? (JONAS BROTHERS)

12. Which athletics event do you associate Englishman Dean Macey ? (DECATHLON)
13. Which Englishman is the new host of the American TV programme The Late Late Show ? (JAMES CORDEN)
14. How many miles long is the Monaco Grand Prix race track ? (2 MILES)

15. Who is dressed as an undertaker on the front cover of the Beatles Abbey Road album ?
16. Pele holds the record for the youngest player to appear in the World Cup Final, how old was he at the time ? (17)
17. From which film series will ‘Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them’ be spin-off film ?
18. Which 8-letter word connects a Cheshire based clothing company, a space shuttle & a major record company ? (COLUMBIA)
19. What Sega games console was the predecessor to the Dreamcast ? (SATURN)

20. What relative would the sister-in-law of your dads only brother be to you ? (YOUR MOTHER)

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. Stephen Spielberg directed the 1993 film Jurassic Park, true or false ? (TRUE)

2. Who once said “a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic” ?, was it Joseph Stalin,
Darth Vader or Winston Churchill ? (JOSEPH STALIN)
3. The official language of the Fiji Islands is English, true or false ? (TRUE)

4. Which cartoon character’s first spoken words were “hot dogs” in 1929 ?, was it Betty Boop,
Mickey Mouse or Popeye ? (MICKEY MOUSE)
5. The national animal of Canada is the beaver, true or false ? (BEAVER)

6. Which motoring organization was founded first, the Automobile Association or the Royal
Automobile Club (AA or RAC) ? (RAC) 1897. [AA founded in 1905]
7. The Irish rock band Snow Patrol were originally called the Nobs, true or false ? (FALSE)

8. In which decade did Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic & Slovakia ?, was it the 70s, 80s
or 90s ? (90s) 1993.
9. Which city has an underground railway system nicknamed ‘the clockwork orange’ ?, is it Chicago,
Glasgow or Toronto ? (GLASGOW)
10. On a standard Playstation controller, which symbol appears furthest to the right ?, is it a
triangle, square, cross or circle ? (CIRCLE)

Tie-Break:- The London Underground (the tube) serves how many train stations ? (270)

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