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Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:58 pm
1.How many colours are there in a rainbow?

2.Name the dog in the traditional Punch and Judy Show.

3.What is the name of red earthenware pottery, which remains porous when unglazed?

4.What is a large tent called when used to house a circus?

5.Which black mineral, especially popular with Victorians, was used to make jewellery?

6.What do you call a time span of one thousand years?

7.When did the world celebrate its most recent millennium? Year

8.How many degrees are found in a circle?

9.The Dewey Decimal system is used to categorise what?

10.How many squares are there on a chess board?

11.How many points does a compass have?

12.Name all four of the Marx Brothers.

13.What do you call the pudding made with ice cream on sponge, which is covered by meringue?

14.Who became the first female president and head of state in Latin America?

15.What did Sir Christopher Cockerell invent?

16.What does the Latin phrase 'caveat emptor' mean?

17.Who wrote a series of novels about orcs, hobbits, goblins and elves?

18.What are the four types of teeth?

19.Name the gold coin introduced by Henry VII.

20Who composed the music for the ballets Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake?
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:13 pm
1.  Seven

2.  Toby?

3.  Terracotta

4.  Marquee

5.  Jet?

6.  Millennia

7.  2000

8.  360 degrees

9.  Books / Library Books

10.  Sixty four

11.  Sixteen?

12.  Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo

13.  Baked Alaska?

14.  ?

15.  The Hovercraft

16.  Let the buyer beware

17.  JRR Tolkien

18.  Canines, molars, inscisors and wisdom

19.  Guinea?

20  Tchaikovski

16 correct well done RMJ
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:18 pm
Evening Admin Smile

1. 7
2. dog 
3. Terracotta 
4. 
5. Jet
6. Millennium 
7. Year 2000
8. 360
9. Library Books
10. 64
11. 8
12. Groucho
13. Baked Alaska 
14. Imelda Marcos 
15. Hovercraft (& ballpoint pen?)
16.
17. JRR Tolkein
18. Incisor canine premolars molar
19. Sovereign
20 Tchaikovsky 

14 correct Jo anne well done you. I need anotyher 3 names for number 12
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:27 pm
[quote="Admin"]1.How many colours are there in a rainbow?     Seven

2.Name the dog in the traditional Punch and Judy Show.     Toby

3.What is the name of red earthenware pottery, which remains porous when unglazed?  Terra cotta

4.What is a large tent called when used to house a circus?   Big Top

5.Which black mineral, especially popular with Victorians, was used to make jewellery?   Jet

6.What do you call a time span of one thousand years?    Millenium

7.When did the world celebrate its most recent millennium? Year   2000

8.How many degrees are found in a circle?    360

9.The Dewey Decimal system is used to categorise what?   Library books

10.How many squares are there on a chess board?    64

11.How many points does a compass have? Eight

12.Name all four of the Marx Brothers.  Zeppo, Harpo, Chico, Groucho

13.What do you call the pudding made with ice cream on sponge, which is covered by meringue?   Sorbet?

14.Who became the first female president and head of state in Latin America?   Eva Peron

15.What did Sir Christopher Cockerell invent?   Hovercraft

16.What does the Latin phrase 'caveat emptor' mean?   Buyer Beware

17.Who wrote a series of novels about orcs, hobbits, goblins and elves?   Tolkien

18.What are the four types of teeth?   [s]False[/s]Molar Canine Incisor Pre-molar

19.Name the gold coin introduced by Henry VII.   Sovereign

20Who composed the music for the ballets Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake?   Tchaikovski

Great. 18 Correct corky. False teeth made me laugh Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:35 pm
@Admin wrote:1.How many colours are there in a rainbow? SEVEN

2.Name the dog in the traditional Punch and Judy Show. TOBY

3.What is the name of red earthenware pottery, which remains porous when unglazed?

4.What is a large tent called when used to house a circus?  BIG TOP

5.Which black mineral, especially popular with Victorians, was used to make jewellery? EBONY

6.What do you call a time span of one thousand years? MILLENNIUM

7.When did the world celebrate its most recent millennium? Year 2000

8.How many degrees are found in a circle?   360

9.The Dewey Decimal system is used to categorise what?

10.How many squares are there on a chess board? 81

11.How many points does a compass have? 4 MAIN POINTS. 16 IN ALL

12.Name all four of the Marx Brothers. GROUCHO  HARPO ZEPPO CHICO GUMMO

13.What do you call the pudding made with ice cream on sponge, which is covered by meringue? BAKED ALASKA

14.Who became the first female president and head of state in Latin America?

15.What did Sir Christopher Cockerell invent?  HOVERCRAFT

16.What does the Latin phrase 'caveat emptor' mean? BUYER BEWARE

17.Who wrote a series of novels about orcs, hobbits, goblins and elves?
J . R . R  TOLKIEN
18.What are the four types of teeth? INCISIOR CANINE PREMOLAR MOLAR

19.Name the gold coin introduced by Henry VII. SOVEREIGN

20Who composed the music for the ballets Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake?
 TCHAIKOVSKY

14 Correct Gassey Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:12 pm
Dear Admin, What the ***** have I done???   scratch scratch scratch
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:13 pm
You posted it on rays fri quiz Very Happy Copy and paste it over here and I'll delete


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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:13 pm
VOID!
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:14 pm
A big thank you for Tuesday's quiz admin. Its champion

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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:20 pm
1. 7
2. Toby
3. Terracotta
4. Big Top
5. Jet
6. Millenium
7. 1999-2000
8. 360
9. Library Classification
10. 64
11. 32
12. Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo
13. Baked Alaska
14. Eva Peron ????
15. Hovercraft
16. Let the buyer beware
17. Tolkein
18. Incisors, Canines, Molars and Premolars
19. Sovereign
20. Tchaikovsky

A Full house ww
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:23 pm
Done. Thanks Admin, I had Two tabs open. I must have put it on the wrong one because I was rushing. (Late Again ) always the same when motormouse is on holiday. Laughing
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:26 pm
Better later than never WW. I'd actually marked the quiz before I realised it was on the wrong thread. Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:27 pm
A crackin' quiz Mrs A, most enjoyable
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:28 pm
Glad you enjoyed Gassey and RMJ.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:28 pm
^^^^^

What he said.
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:31 pm
What I said^^^^ Very Happy Very Happy
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:50 pm
.....For another cracking Quiz.
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on Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:06 pm
TA. I'll leave it open for a bit one never knows there may be others wanting to give it a go.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:43 am
Answers

1.How many colours are there in a rainbow? 7.
2.Name the dog in the traditional Punch and Judy Show. Toby.
3.What is the name of red earthenware pottery, which remains porous when unglazed? Terracotta.
4.What is a large tent called when used to house a circus? Big Top.
5.Which black mineral, especially popular with Victorians, was used to make jewellery? Jet.
6.What do you call a time span of one thousand years? Millennium.
7.When did the world celebrate its most recent millennium? Year 2000.
8.How many degrees are found in a circle? 360.
9.The Dewey Decimal system is used to categorise what? Books.
10.How many squares are there on a chess board? 64.
11.How many points does a compass have? 32.
12.Name all four of the Marx Brothers. Groucho, Zeppo, Harpo and Chico.
13.What do you call the pudding made with ice cream on sponge, which is covered by meringue? Baked Alaska.
14.Who became the first female president and head of state in Latin America? Maria Estela Isabel Peron.
15.What did Sir Christopher Cockerell invent? Hovercraft.
16.What does the Latin phrase 'caveat emptor' mean? Let the buyer beware.
17.Who wrote a series of novels about orcs, hobbits, goblins and elves? JR Tolkien.
18.What are the four types of teeth? Molars, pre-molars, incisors and canines.
19.Name the gold coin introduced by Henry VII. Sovereign.
20Who composed the music for the ballets Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake? Tchaikovsk
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