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Quiz 44 – Round 6 – Music

1. For which 1986 film did Queen’s album ‘A Kind of Magic’ form the soundtrack? Highlander 2. The hits of which band include ‘The One I Love’, ‘Man On the Moon’ and ‘Nightswimming’? R.E.M. 3. Which 80s female singing duo were backing vocalists for Wham! before releasing their own debut single ‘Heartache’ in 1987? Pepsi …

Quiz 44 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. If something is cooked in the style ‘Lyonnaise’, what does it contain? Onions 2. Which planet has an orbit which reaches closest to Earth? Venus 3. In which year did the period of prohibition in the USA end? 1933 4. In Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’, which creature sits on a mushroom smoking …

Quiz 44 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This picture round is a selection of Paralympians. Click on the grey box to download the picture sheet and don’t forget to print out your answers too. Picture Round 44 Picture Round PDF       1. Hannah Cockroft “Hannah Cockroft” – By Dave Moore (http://www.flickr.com/photos/gridiron/4932256469/) [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons 2. Ellie Simmonds “The one, the …

Quiz 44 – Round 2 – The World

This quiz is about United States capitals. Of which state are the following the capital cities? 1. Montgomery Alabama 2. Boise Idaho 3. Boston Masachussetts 4. Bismarck North Dakota 5. Providence Rhode Island 6. Salt Lake City Utah 7. Columbia South Carolina 8. Albany New York 9. Cheyenne Wyoming 10. Carson City Nevada   Quiz …

Quiz 44 – Round 3 – Science and Nature

This round is all about inventions. Which inventions are the following people credited with (either fully or partly)? In the case of inventors who had their name associated with more than one creation we are looking for their most famous. 1. John Logie Baird Television 2. Alexander Graham Bell Telephone 3. George W. Ferris Big …

Quiz 44 – Round 4 – Language

This round is all about cockney rhyming slang. What do the following mean? 1. Ayrton Senna Tenner (10 pounds) 2. Wallace and Gromit Vomit 3. Mushy Peas Keys 4. Muswell Hill Bill (in a restaurant) 5. Bag For Life Wife 6. Dolly Mixtures Pictures 7. Adrian Mole Dole 8. Acker Bilk Milk 9. Haddock and …

Quiz 44 – Round 5 – Celebrity Babies

Can you name the mother of these celebrity children? 1. Maddox, Pax, Vivienne, Zahara, Shiloh and Knox. Angelina Jolie 2. Peaches, Pixie, Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily and Fifi Trixabelle. Paula Yates 3. Aimee, Kelly and Jack. Sharon Osbourne 4. Phoenix Chi, Angel Iris and Madison Melanie Brown 5. Apple and Moses Gwyneth Paltrow 6. Emme …