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Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 19:58

Apologies cant stay around to mark. Will look in a bit later and post the answers


1. In which seaside resort is there a Nelson's Column?

2. In which English county is most of the Forest of Dean?

3. The Old Bailey stands on the site of which former prison?

4. What are the canals in Cambridge called?

5. Which English county with a sea border has the shortest coastline?

6. What is Scotland's longest river?

7. On which Scottish Island is Fingal's Cave?

8. The Orkney's are separated from mainland Britain by which body of water?

9. Which was Britain's first National Park?

10. Which English Football League club's ground is farthest away from any other?



Name the capitals of the following countries all of which begin with the letter B

11. Belgium

12. Colombia

13. China

14. Switzerland

15. Lebanon

16. Barbados

17. Hungary

18. Belize

19. Argentina

20. Mali
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 20:21
1. ?

2. Gloucestershire

3. Newgate Prison

4. ?

5. Dorset?

6. Tay?

7. Staffa

8. The Fair Isle Channel

9. The Peak District

10. Norwich?

11. Brussels

12. Bogota

13. Beiging

14. Berne

15. ?

16. ?

17. Budapest

18. ?

19. Buenos Aries

20. ?
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 20:24
@Admin wrote:
Apologies cant stay around to mark.  Will look in a bit later and post the answers


1. In which seaside resort is there a Nelson's Column? GREAT YARMOUTH

2. In which English county is most of the Forest of Dean ? GLOUCESTERSHIRE

3. The Old Bailey stands on the site of which former prison?

4. What are the canals in Cambridge called?

5. Which English county with a sea border has the shortest coastline? CUMBRIA

6. What is Scotland's longest river? RIVER TAY

7. On which Scottish Island is Fingal's Cave? HEBRIDES

8. The Orkney's are separated from mainland Britain by which body of water?

9. Which was Britain's first National Park?LAKE DISTRICT

10. Which English Football League club's ground is farthest away from any other? EXETER CITY



Name the capitals of the following countries all of which begin with the letter B

11. Belgium BRUSSELS

12. Colombia. BOGOTA

13. China. BEJING

14. Switzerland. BERN

15. Lebanon

16. Barbados. BRIDGETOWN

17. Hungary. BUDAPEST

18. Belize

19. Argentina. BUENOS ARIES

20. Mali
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 21:24
15 Beirut.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 22:13
Tonights answers

Answers

1. Great Yarmouth

2. Gloucestershire

3. Newgate

4. The Backs

5. Durham

6. River Tay

7. Staffa

8. Pentland Firth

9. Peak District

10. Carlisle

11. Brussels

12. Bogota

13. Beijing

14. Berne

15. Beirut

16. Bridgetown

17. Budapest

18. Belmopan

19. Buenos Aires

20. Bam
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 22:31
A most enjoyable bit of entertainment Mrs A, thank you.
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Re: Admins Tues Quiz

on Tue Oct 09 2018, 22:38
Sorry not to have been around to mark, imont was needing my attention this evening. Anyway I've poured that glass of Pinot Grigio, then i'me off to my pit it's been a long day.
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