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Quiz 17 – Round 6 – Science and Nature

1. What can have a variety of types; among them ‘cirrus’, ‘stratus’ and ‘cumulus’? Cloud 2. NaCl is the chemical formula for which household substance? Salt (Sodium Chloride) 3. What in the human body is the umbilicus? Belly button/navel 4. What is the average body temperature of a human being, in degrees Celsius? 37 5. …

Quiz 17 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. In the film of ‘The Lion King’, what is the name of Simba’s love interest? Nala 2. Which President of the United States had children named Maureen, Michael, Christine, Patti and Ron? Ronald Reagan 3. In Greek mythology, who was the father of Apollo? Zeus 4. ‘Babe’ is the film version of which book …

Quiz 17 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is cryptic clues. For each question you will see a number of pictures – the pictures,said out loud and in that order, will make the name of a famous person. For example, A picture of a toe, followed by a knee, a hand and a male chicken, could make ‘Tony Hancock’, …

Quiz 17 – Round 2 – Music

More lyrics anyone? These are all opening lines… 1. “I was born in a cross-fire hurricane.” Jumpin’ Jack Flash – The Rolling Stones 2. “My baby don’t mess around because she loves me so and this I know for sure.” Hey Ya! – Outkast 3. “You light up another cigarette and I pour the wine.” …

Quiz 17 – Round 3 – The 2000s

1. What is J.K. Rowling’s first name? Joanne (She has no middle name – see comments below) 2. Who won the first series of ‘Pop Idol’ in 2002? Will Young 3. Which 2008 Danny Boyle film tells the story of Jamal Malik? Slumdog Millionaire 4. Which country’s football team won  Euro 2008? Spain 5. In which …

Quiz 17 – Round 4 – Quotes

1. According to Alexander Pope, “To err is human, to forgive…” is what? Divine 2. Who said “Give me a museum and I’ll fill it!”? Pablo Picasso 3. Which famous poet spoke the famous last words “I have just had eighteen whiskies in a row. I do believe that is a record.” Dylan Thomas 4. …

Quiz 17 – Round 5 – Art and Literature

1. What were the names of the two elder children in Mary Poppins, who are main characters in the story? Jane and Michael (Banks) 2. In the children’s ‘Where’s Wally?’ books, Wally wears a striped jumper of which two colours? Red and white 3. Who wrote ‘Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’, on which Andrew …