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Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 20:22
Sorry Family matters took over



1. Which French author wrote Around the World in Eighty Days and Journey to the Centre of the Earth?

2. Which Italian city lies at the foot go Mount Vesuvius opposite ancient Pompeii?

3. Which cricket team gave the West Indies their first ever 5-0 Test series defeat in 1999?

4. What is the largest planet in our solar system?

5. According to Muslims, who was the last of the prophets?

6. In which country was Adolf Hitler born?

7. What is the second largest of the Balearic islands?

8. Which singer plays the Goblin King in the 1986 film Labyrinth?

9. What name is given to a wind reaching force 12 on the Beaufort scale?

10. Which port did Abuja replace as the capital of Nigeria?

11. Which West Indian island is politically divided between the Dominican Republic and Haiti?

12. What is the world's longest railway?

13. What nationality is the conductor Karl Rickenbacher?

14. Jugendstil was the German form of which art movement?

15. Which unit of length is equal to the mean distance between the earth and the sun?
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 20:36
1. Jules Verne

2. Naples

3. ?

4. Jupiter

5. ?

6. Austria

7. Minorca?

8. David Bowie?

9. Hurricane?

10. Lagos

11. Hispaniola

12. Trans Siberian

13. German?

14. Still life?

15. An Astronomical Unit, equal to 93 million miles
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 20:41
1. Jules Verne
2. Naples???  or ancient city of Herculaneum ??
3.
4. Jupiter
5. Muhammed
6. Austria
7. Ibiza
8. David Bowie
9. A Hurricane
10. Lagos
11. Hispaniola ??
12.
13. Swiss
14. Art Nouveau
15. Light Year ???

Flippin Heck Admin!! where did you get these questions,  Mensa??  Shocked Shocked Laughing
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 20:42
@Admin wrote:Sorry Family matters took over



1. Which French author wrote Around the World in Eighty Days and Journey to the Centre of the Earth? JULES VERNE

2. Which Italian city lies at the foot go Mount Vesuvius opposite ancient Pompeii? NAPLES

3. Which cricket team gave the West Indies their first ever 5-0 Test series defeat in 1999? AUSTRALIA

4. What is the largest planet in our solar system? SATURN

5. According to Muslims, who was the last of the prophets?

6. In which country was Adolf Hitler born? AUSTRIA

7. What is the second largest of the Balearic islands?MAJORCA

8. Which singer plays the Goblin King in the 1986 film Labyrinth?DAVID BOWIE

9. What name is given to a wind reaching force 12 on the Beaufort scale? HURRICANE

10. Which port did Abuja replace as the capital of Nigeria?

11. Which West Indian island is politically divided between the Dominican Republic and Haiti? HISPANIOLA

12. What is the world's longest railway? TRANS SIBERIAN RAILWAY

13. What nationality is the conductor Karl Rickenbacher? GERMAN

14. Jugendstil was the German form of which art movement?CUBISM

15. Which unit of length is equal to the mean distance between the earth and the sun?
LIGHT YEAR
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 21:03
I'm on light duties quizzers, I'll post the answers later. Sorry
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 21:05
No probs,  I will catch up tomorrow. 
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 21:12
Thanks for a cracker of a quiz Mrs A, most enjoyable
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Tue May 15 2018, 21:17
Thanks admin some cracking questions
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Re: Admins late tues Quiz

on Wed May 16 2018, 12:44
1. Jules Verne.

2. Naples.

3. South Africa.

4. Jupiter.

5. Mohammed.

6. Austria.

7. Minorca.

8. David Bowie.

9. Hurricane.

10. Lagos.

11. Hispaniola.

12. The Trans-Siberian Railway.

13. Swiss.

14. Art Nouveau.

15. Astronomical unit.
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