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Quiz 31 – Round 2 – TV and Film

The following are film sequels – can you name the original film in the series? 1. For a Few Dollars More A Fistful of Dollars 2. The Wrath of Khan Star Trek – The Motion Picture 3. The Dark Knight Batman Begins 4. Meet the Fockers Meet the Parents 5. Magnum Force Dirty Harry 6. …

Quiz 31 – Round 3 – Art and Literature

This is a tough one… The following are pseudonyms which have been used by writers who are more famous under their real names. Can you work out the real name from the pen-name? 1. Acton Bell Anne Brontë 2. Barbara Vine Ruth Rendell 3. Boz Charles Dickens 4. Richard Bachman Stephen King 5. Mary Westmacott …

Quiz 31 – Round 4 – Science and Nature

1. What is the boiling point of water in degrees Fahrenheit at sea level? 212°F 2. How many elements appear in the periodic table? 118 3. In which two parts of the body would you find ‘phalanges’? Hands and feet/toes and fingers (Toe and finger bones) 4. What does ‘AI’ stand for, in terms of …

Quiz 31 – Round 5 – Cartoons

Can you name the cartoon from its characters? 1. Charlie Brown, Peppermint Patty and Linus Van Pelt Peanuts 2. Philip J. Fry, Bender Bending Rodriguez and Amy Wong Futurama 3. Ned Flanders, Selma Bouvier and Charles Montgomery Burns Simpsons 4. Ernest Penfold, Colonel K and Baron Silas Greenback Danger Mouse 5. Choo-Choo, Brain and Officer …

Quiz 31 – Round 6 – The World

1. Name three countries which share a border with Iran. Any three of – Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Armenia and Iraq 2. How was Zimbabwe formerly known, before it gained independence from Great Britain in 1980? Rhodesia or Southern Rhodesia 3. The river Po flows through which country? Italy 4. What would you be …

Quiz 31 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What nationality is the tennis player Pat Rafter? Australian 2. In astrology, which 3 signs of the zodiac are known as ‘air signs’? Aquarius, Libra and Gemini 3. What ‘f’ is another term for tightrope-walking? Funambulism 4. Who wrote ‘Pinocchio’? Carlo Collodi 5. Les Paul (real name Lester William Polsfuss) was known for playing …

Quiz 31 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is a Friends quiz – Can you identify the ten celebrities who have appeared in the sitcom ‘Friends’. Picture Round 31 Picture Round PDF       1. Chrissie Hynde “Chrissie Hynde Pretenders Day on the Green,” © 2010 Peter Tea, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/deed.en_GB 2. Tom Selleck “Tom …