Category «Quiz 54»

Quiz 54 – Round 6 – Language

This round is a cockney rhyming slang quiz. What do the following mean? 1. Syrup Wig (Syrup of fig) 2. Rosie  Tea (Rosie Lee) 3. Peckham Rye Tie 4. Ruby Curry (Ruby Murray) 5. Jimmy Piddle (Jimmy Riddle) 6. Adam and Eve Believe 7. Uncle Bert Shirt 8. Biscuits Knees (Biscuits and Cheese) 9. Chalfonts Piles (Chalfont …

Quiz 54 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What was the name of Hopalong Cassidy’s horse? Topper 2. Who played the mother of ‘Smithy’ in the TV series ‘Gavin and Stacey’? Pam Ferris 3. Which writer created the characters Damon Cross, John Sampson and Brianna Stone? James Patterson 4. In which county is the town of Skegness? Lincolnshire 5. Which company released …

Quiz 54 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture quiz is a selection of artists. Click on the grey button to download and don’t forget to print out your answers. Picture Round 54 Picture Round PDF       1. Claude Monet Nadar [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons 2. Pierre-Auguste Renoir PARenoir.jpg [Public domain] via Wikimedia Commons 3. Frida Kahlo By Guillermo Kahlo (1871-1941) …

Quiz 54 – Round 2 – TV and Film

Another character quiz this week. What was the name of the character played by these actors in the films/programmes listed? This time we need first name and last name. 1. Sherrie Hewson in ‘Benidorm’. Joyce Temple-Savage 2. Mackenzie Crook in ‘The Office’. Gareth Keenan 3. Leonardo DiCaprio in ‘Titanic’. Jack Dawson 4. Sam Neill in …

Quiz 54 – Round 3 – Radio

1. Radio 2 has made one lady famous under the nickname ‘Sally Traffic’ – but what is her real surname? Boazman 2. In which year did the Marine etc. Broadcasting Offences Act come into place, whereby offshore ‘pirate’ radio stations became illegal if operated by those subject to UK law? 1967 3. Which radio station …

Quiz 54 – Round 4 – Music

Opening lines of songs this week. Which tracks are these opening lines from? 1. “Lay a whisper on my pillow, leave the winter on the ground.” It Must Have Been Love – Roxette 2. “I’m sitting in the railway station, got a ticket for my destination.” Homeward Bound – Simon and Garfunkel 3. “I used to …

Quiz 54 – Round 5 – History

1. Who was the father of George V? Edward VII 2. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin famously became the first humans on the moon, but what was the name of the other Apollo 11 astronaut who did not set foot upon its surface? Michael Collins 3. Of which country did Jawaharlal Nehru become the first …