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on Tue Jan 01 2019, 20:00
1. The name given to a dividing ridge between two river systems

2. What name is given to the cartilage lying behind the tongue and in front of the entrance to the larynx?

3. The name of the liner sunk by a German submarine on 7th May 1915

4. Name given to a feet-first toboggan?

5. A Shropshire town that was named after a famous engineer

6. Role played by Tina Turner in 1975 movie Tommy

7. Chinese for "bump head" a gesture of servility

8. The river in which Hamburg stands

9. The most highly populated city in Alaska

10. In which film does John Cleese play a headmaster called Mr Stimpson?

11. The capital city of Mongolia

12. What cakes are made from liquorice extract sugar, flour, glucose and water?

13. In which battle of 1898 did British and Egyptian troops led by Kitchener defeat Sudanese tribesmen?

14. The name given to the leaves of ferns

15. The Kookaburra is the largest member of which bird family?

16. What is the Japanese art of flower arranging called?

17. The country which has Windhoek as its capital

18. The name given to word blindness

19. The name of the French town where the sitcom Allo Allo was set

20. The name given to the branch of philosophy concerned with human values
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on Tue Jan 01 2019, 21:16
1.  Watershed

2.  Epiglottis

3.  Luisitania

4.  Luge?

5.  Telford?

6.  ?

7.  ?

8.  River Elbe

9.  Anchorage

10.  Clockwise

11.  Ulan Bator

12  Pontefract?

13. ?

14.  Fronds

15.  Crow?

16.  ?

17. Namibia

18.  Dislexia

19.  Nouvion

20.  ?

Sorry Mrs A for being late, I wasn't expecting there to be a quiz.
I shut my eyes and fell asleep LOL  Embarassed  Very Happy
Anyroad, that was very enjoyable with a few toughies.
I do hope a few more join in

I'm impressed a very respectable 14 correct
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on Tue Jan 01 2019, 22:01
13 Khartoum?

Near enough
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 10:50

1. The name given to a dividing ridge between two river systems

2. What name is given to the cartilage lying behind the tongue and in front of the entrance to the larynx?

3. The name of the liner sunk by a German submarine on 7th May 1915

4. Name given to a feet-first toboggan?

5. A Shropshire town that was named after a famous engineer

6. Role played by Tina Turner in 1975 movie Tommy

7. Chinese for "bump head" a gesture of servility

8. The river in which Hamburg stands

9. The most highly populated city in Alaska

10. In which film does John Cleese play a headmaster called Mr Stimpson?

11. The capital city of Mongolia

12. What cakes are made from liquorice extract sugar, flour, glucose and water?

13. In which battle of 1898 did British and Egyptian troops led by Kitchener defeat Sudanese tribesmen?

14. The name given to the leaves of ferns

15. The Kookaburra is the largest member of which bird family?

16. What is the Japanese art of flower arranging called?

17. The country which has Windhoek as its capital

18. The name given to word blindness

19. The name of the French town where the sitcom Allo Allo was set

20. The name given to the branch of philosophy concerned with human values
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 11:00
1. The name given to a dividing ridge between two river systems Archapelligo

2. What name is given to the cartilage lying behind the tongue and in front of the entrance to the larynx? Epiglotis

3. The name of the liner sunk by a German submarine on 7th May 1915 Lusitania

4. Name given to a feet-first toboggan? Luge

5. A Shropshire town that was named after a famous engineer Telford

6. Role played by Tina Turner in 1975 movie Tommy ????????

7. Chinese for "bump head" a gesture of servility ???

8. The river in which Hamburg stands Rhine

9. The most highly populated city in Alaska ???????

10. In which film does John Cleese play a headmaster called Mr Stimpson? Clockwise

11. The capital city of Mongolia ????????

12. What cakes are made from liquorice extract sugar, flour, glucose and water? Pontefract

13. In which battle of 1898 did British and Egyptian troops led by Kitchener defeat Sudanese tribesmen? Omdumen

14. The name given to the leaves of ferns Fronds

15. The Kookaburra is the largest member of which bird family? Kingfisher

16. What is the Japanese art of flower arranging called? Ikybana (sp)

17. The country which has Windhoek as its capital Luxemborg?

18. The name given to word blindness Dyslexia

19. The name of the French town where the sitcom Allo Allo was set Nuvion

20. The name given to the branch of philosophy concerned with human values ???????
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 13:02
Lol I thought I'd posted the answers, I posted the questins again Embarassed

ANSWERS
1. Watershed

2. Epiglottis

3. Lusitania

4. Luge

5. Telford

6. Acid Queen

7. Kowtow

8. Elbe

9. Anchorage

10. Clockwise

11. Ulan Bator

12. Pontefract cakes

13. Omdurman

14. Fronds

15. Kingfisher

16. Ikebana

17. Namibia

18. Dyslexia

19. Nouvion

20. Ethics
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