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Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 20:00
1. How many legs did 'The Famous Five' have between them?
2. Which black bearded captain is Tintin's friend?
3. Which actress played Cleopatra when Rex Harrison played Julias Caesar?
4. What is the surname of the Welsh footballer who was sold to Real Madrid in the summer of 2013 for a record €100 million?
5. Who sits on The Wool Sack in the UK's House of Lords?
6. Which Richard played Chris Kringle in the 1994 remake of 'A miracle on 34th St'?
7. The nuclear reactor at Sellafield is in which UK county?
8. What is the highest mountain in Africa?
9. Who painted the 'Mona Lisa'?
10. The term bhp is used when describing the power of a motor vehicle; for what does it stand?
11. From which city does radio DJ Alan Partridge come from?
12. Louise Brown, born in 1978, was the first ever what?
13. Disneyland Paris was known as what when it first opened?
14. Who was the last English monarch to die in battle?
15. In what year did Red Rum win it's first Grand National?
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 20:12
1.  Twelve
2.  ?
3.  ?
4.  (Gareth) Bale?
5.  The Speaker of the house?
6.  ?
7.  Cumbria
8.  Mount Kilamanjaro
9.  Leonardo da Vinci
10.  Brake Horse Power
11.  Norwich
12.  Test tube baby
13.  Euro Disney?
14.  Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field
15.  1975?

Good score 10/15 rmj
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 20:18
@Admin wrote:1.  How many legs did 'The Famous Five' have between them?   TWELVE
2.  Which black bearded captain is Tintin's friend?
3.  Which actress played Cleopatra when Rex Harrison played Julias Caesar?  ELIZABETH TAYLOR
4.  What is the surname of the Welsh footballer who was sold to Real Madrid in the summer of 2013 for a record €100 million?  BAYLE
5.  Who sits on The Wool Sack in the UK's House of Lords?  BLACK ROD
6.  Which Richard played Chris Kringle in the 1994 remake of 'A miracle on 34th St'?  HARRIS
7.  The nuclear reactor at Sellafield is in which UK county?CUMBRIA
8.  What is the highest mountain in Africa?  KILIMANJARO
9.  Who painted the 'Mona Lisa'?LEONARDO DA VINCI
10.  The term bhp is used when describing the power of a motor vehicle; for what does it stand?  BRAKE HORSE POWER
11.  From which city does radio DJ Alan Partridge come from?BIRMINGHAM
12.  Louise Brown, born in 1978, was the first ever what?   TEST TUBE BABY
13.  Disneyland Paris was known as what when it first opened?EURODISNEY
14.  Who was the last English monarch to die in battle?  HAROLD
15.  In what year did Red Rum win it's first Grand National?

 1973

Again another 10/15
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 20:22
1. 12
2. Captain Haddock
3. Elizabeth Taylor
4.
5. The Lord Speaker
6. Richard Attenborough
7. Cumbria
8. Kilimanjaro
9. Leonardo da Vinci
10. Brake Horse Power
11. Norwich
12. Test Tube Baby
13. Euro Disney
14. Richard 3rd
15. 1973

13/15 you're in the lead
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 21:35
Ah well just the three of you tonight. I'll wait till ten then post the answers.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 21:50
Thanks for the quiz admin
its apreciated
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 21:50
1.  How many legs did 'The Famous Five' have between them?   12

2.  Which black bearded captain is Tintin's friend?   Capt Haddock

3.  Which actress played Cleopatra when Rex Harrison played Julias Caesar?  BLOODY BLOODY BLOODY!

5.  Who sits on The Wool Sack in the UK's House of Lords?    The Leader Of The House

7.  The nuclear reactor at Sellafield is in which UK county?   Cumbria

9.  Who painted the 'Mona Lisa'? L Da Vinci

10.  The term bhp is used when describing the power of a motor vehicle; for what does it stand?  Brake Horse Power

11.  From which city does radio DJ Alan Partridge come from?  Norwich

12.  Louise Brown, born in 1978, was the first ever what?   Test Tube Baby

13.  Disneyland Paris was known as what when it first opened?  Disneyworld


15.  In what year did Red Rum win it's first Grand National?  1974

Better late than never you got an 8
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 22:02
You're welcome gassey.

Answers

1. 12
2. Haddock
3. Elizabeth TAylor
4. Gareth Bale
5. Lord Chancellor
6. Attenborough
7. Cumbria
8. Kilimanjaro
9. Leonardo Da Vinci
10. Brake horse power
11. Norwich
12. Test Tube baby
13. Euro Disney
14. Richard III
15. 1973
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 22:06
Cheers, Mrs A
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 22:13
For a great brain work out.    I must now get ready to grovel, with many thanks, to raymyjamie.....................I had to leave early on Friday, and didn't say Thank You. Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 22:29
Enjoyed the quiz Mrs A, thank you
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue 11 Sep 2018, 22:57
12.Haddock,Taylor,Attenborough,brake horse power, Norwich, 1973.

8 correct him. nice to see you joining in
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