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Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:00


1. In which Dickens novel is the character Bill Sikes?

2. Which alcoholic drink contains juniper as a flavour?

3. By which name is a mausoleum at Agra, India normally known?

4. Which dogs are a serious pest in Australia?

5. What would your profession be if you were a member of Equity

6. Which instruments did Antonio Stradivari produce?

7. Which country is famous for moussaka?

8. In which month is Father's Day in the UK?

9. Pontoon and suspension are both types of which construction?

10. What did the 'M' stand for in Lousia M. Alcott's name?

11. Which name did a fairytale Queen have to guess or lose her child?

12. What is a salary paid to a clergyman called?

13. What colour is cochineal?

14. The British Standards Institute uses what mark as a sign of approval?

15. Which American city is served by Kennedy Airport?
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:06
1.  Oliver Twist

2.  Gin?

3.  Taj Mahal

4.  Dingos

5.  Actor

6.  Violins

7.  Greece

8.  June

9.   Bridges - EDIT

10.  May

11.  ?

12.  Stipend

13.  Red

14.  Kite Mark

15.  New York

13/15 RMJ well done you.  Look at number 9 again


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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:09
1. Oliver Twist
2. Gin
3. Taj Mahal
4. Dingo's
5. Actor or Entertainer
6. Violins
7. Greece
8. June
9. Bridges
10. May
11. Rumpelstilltskin
12. Stipend
13. Called Red, but often looks like a very Deep Pink
14. Kite Mark
15. New York

Easy Peasy A full house
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:10
RMJ, check your answer to number 9.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:11
1. In which Dickens novel is the character Bill Sikes?   Oliver Twist

2. Which alcoholic drink contains juniper as a flavour?    Gin

3. By which name is a mausoleum at Agra, India normally known?   Taj Mahal

4. Which dogs are a serious pest in Australia?   Dingo

5. What would your profession be if you were a member of Equity   Ac-tore, dah-ling.

6. Which instruments did Antonio Stradivari produce?  Violin

7. Which country is famous for moussaka?    Greece

8. In which month is Father's Day in the UK?   Jlune

9. Pontoon and suspension are both types of which construction?   Bridge

10. What did the 'M' stand for in Lousia M. Alcott's name?   Magdeleine

11. Which name did a fairytale Queen have to guess or lose her child?  Rumplestiltskin

12. What is a salary paid to a clergyman called?    Stipend

13. What colour is cochineal?   Red

14. The British Standards Institute uses what mark as a sign of approval?   Kite

15. Which American city is served by Kennedy Airport?  Dallas

13/15 I half expected your rep[ly tomorrow. Lol
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:11
@Admin wrote:

1. In which Dickens novel is the character Bill Sikes?  OLIVER TWIST

2. Which alcoholic drink contains juniper as a flavour? GIN

3. By which name is a mausoleum at Agra, India normally known? TAJ MAHAL

4. Which dogs are a serious pest in Australia?  DINGOS

5. What would your profession be if you were a member of Equity. ACTOR / ACTRESS

6. Which instruments did Antonio Stradivari produce?  VIOLINS

7. Which country is famous for moussaka?  GREECE

8. In which month is Father's Day in the UK?  JUNE

9. Pontoon and suspension are both types of which construction?  BRIDGES

10. What did the 'M' stand for in Lousia M. Alcott's name?  MARY

11. Which name did a fairytale Queen have to guess or lose her child?
 RUMPLESTILTSKIN
12. What is a salary paid to a clergyman called?  STIPEND

13. What colour is cochineal?  GREEN

14. The British Standards Institute uses what mark as a sign of approval?  KITE MARK

15. Which American city is served by Kennedy Airport?
 NEW YORK

A good score Gassey 13/15
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:33
"13/15 RMJ well done you. Look at number 9 again"

I think I b*ggered the text up doing an edit Embarassed Laughing

9. Bridges
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:36
@weatherwax wrote:RMJ, check your answer to number 9.

Thanks WW, I missed my mistake, which I have now edited.

The answer of course was BRIDGES.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:51
Thanks for the quiz admin , top dollar
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:52
Thanks, Mrs A
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 20:58
Many Thanks Admin!!  going to get started on some knitting now.  Very Happy Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 21:08
Where's me manners.

An excellent and enjoyable Quiz Mrs A, many thanks
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 21:20
@weatherwax wrote:Many Thanks Admin!!  going to get started on some knitting now.  Very Happy Very Happy


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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 21:22
Thanks to the regulars

I'll post the answers tomorrow. You never know there might be more joining in.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue May 01 2018, 21:28
Not far off, Its a 16inch Hooded Arran Jacket. Laughing  and before you add any more too it, its for a lady who manages where we go for a Family meal.  She is in her early 40s, this will be her first baby, so we are all keeping our fingers crossed, and wishing her all the luck in the world.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Wed May 02 2018, 09:24
Answers

1. Oliver Twist

2. Gin

3. Taj Mahal

4. Dingoes

5. Actor/ Actress

6. Violins

7. Greece

8. June

9. Bridges

10. May

11. Rumpelstiltskin

12. A stipend

13. Red

14. Kite-mark

15. New York

Thanks to those who participated
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Wed May 02 2018, 09:38
6. Which instruments did Antonio Stradivari produce?



He produced various types of string instruments including harps
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