Weekly Quiz 14

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Weekly Quiz 14 –

1.   What is the brown pigment called that is made from cuttlefish ink

2.   In which city is the San Siro stadium

3.   What is the correct name for a kangaroo’s pouch

4.   Barring rain – in which athletics event would you get wet

5.   What is the difference between a church and a cathedral

6.   The video for what 2013 Miley Cyrus big hit song provoked substantial debate about female rights, nudity and exploitation

7.   In the USA which two cities are known as the twin cities

8.   Who wrote the Bangles hit Eternal Flame

9.   Which hard-man American actor was married to Jill Ireland from 1968 until her death in 1990

10.         In Text-Speak what does IMO stand for
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Weekly Quiz 13

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Weekly Quiz 13

Here’s my weekly Quiz. Each week we publish 10 questions for you to answer.

Every week we will have a brand new quiz that won’t be published anywhere else on the Internet. So if you want to get hold of these weekly quizzes easily, just save this site to your favourites. Enjoy.

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General Knowledge

  1. What was Elvis Presley’s first British Top 10 hit?
  2. What is the capital of Estonia? Tallinn
  3. The remains of which British monarch were found in a council car park in Leicester in 2012?
  4. What is the name of Katherine Jenkins debut album, released in 2004?
  5. Which is the tallest steel arch bridge in the world?
  6. What was the full maiden name of the mother of US President Barack Obama?
  7. In which US state was the Battle of the Little Bighorn fought?
  8. What is the official language of Nigeria and Ghana?
  9. Which African country brews Bati beer?
  10. What is the most southerly point on the British mainland?

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Weekly Quiz 12

Shane Weekly Quiz 12

Shane Barr here with No. 12 of the ‘Weekly Quiz’. Every week we have a brand new quiz that won’t be published anywhere else on the Internet. So if you want to get hold of these weekly quizzes easily, just save this site to your favourites. Enjoy.

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Snooker:

  1. Pot Black launched by the BBC revolutionised coverage of the game of Snooker on T.V. What year did it launch?

  2. In what year were The World Championships first televised?

  3. What was the final score when Steve Davis beat John Parrott in the 1989 World Championship Snooker final?

  4. At the final of the 1997 Benson & Hedges Masters between Steve Davis and Ronnie O’Sullivan, play was brought to a temporary halt when snooker’s first ever streaker,  invaded the match arena. What was the streakers name?

  5. Who compiled a 147 break with the aid of crutches and both legs in plaster in 1982, at his club in Leicester?

  6.  Who was the first player to compile a maximum break during the World Snooker Championships?

  7. Which player is known as ‘The Jester From Leicester’?

  8. Which player is known as ‘The Whirlwind’?

  9. Which player is known as ‘The Entertainer’?

  10. Which player was known as ‘The Hurricane’?

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Weekly Quiz 11

Bob (Mobocurt)

Bob (Mobocurt)

YEAR 2000 WIPEOUT

Here are ten questions, you will receive a point for each correct answer.
If you answer any question incorrectly you will be wiped out and receive
ZERO POINTS.
So if you are not sure of the answer leave it blank and you will score on the questions you have correctly answered

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Q1 On July 25th 2000 a Concorde plane crashed into a hotel, causing 113 fatalities. In which country did the event take place?
Q2 Who was President of the U.S.A. at the beginning of the new millennium?
Q3 Which major art gallery opened in Bankside in London in the year 2000?
Q4 In which city were the Summer Olympic Games held in this year?
Q5 Who became London’s first elected mayor in the year 2000?
Q6 Which British doctor was sentenced to life imprisonment on 31st January 2000?
Q7 What was stolen from Bletchley Park Museum on 1st April 2000?
Q8 The Queen Mother celebrated her 100th birthday in the year 2000 – on what date?
Q9 On 27th November 2000 a ten-year-old Nigerian schoolboy died after being stabbed in the leg whilst on his way home from a Peckham library. What was his name?
Q10 Which reality TV show aired for the first time in Britain on 14th July?

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Weekly Quiz 10 – MUSIC

Bruiser Bill3Hi, Bill Turnbull here. Here’s week 10 of the ‘Weekly Quiz’. Every week we have a brand new 10 question quiz that won’t be published anywhere else on the Internet. So if you want to get hold of these weekly quizzes easily, just save this site to your favourites. Enjoy.

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Weekly Quiz 10 – MUSIC

1. Which group had a number one in the sixties with Massachusetts
2. Which one of The Monkees was English
3. Sharleen Spiteri was lead singer with which group
4. Who had a number one in 2013 with Mirrors
5. Who was Radio One’s first female disc jockey
6. What was the name of Elvis Presley’s twin brother who died at birth
7. What nationality was the composer Chopin
8. Who lost her heart to a starship trooper in 1978
9. Which sixties chart topping band’s leader died of lung cancer in February 2013
10. In West Side Story what were the names of the rival gangs

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Weekly Quiz 9

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Weekly Quiz 9

Here’s my weekly Quiz. Each week we publish 10 questions for you to answer.

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SPORT & LEISURE

1)           What do Hamilton in Canada, Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and Kingston in Jamaica have, amongst others in common?

2)           Which British cities other than London has hosted the final of the European cup?

3)           What sport was the subject of the best selling book Rare Air?

4)           What trophy did the wanderers and the Royal Engineers contest for the first time in 1872?

5)           Which Spanish ball game is the fastest of all ball games?

6)           Over how many holes is the British Open Golf tournament contested?

7)           The governing body of which sport has its headquarters at Hurlingham in London?

Football, Cricket, Polo, Darts, or Lawn Tennis

8)           Which runner held world records simultaneously at 1500m, 2000m, 3000m and 5000m in 1990?

9)           What sport was introduced to Britain in 1867 by a party of Caughnawaga Indians from Canada?

10)         What is the exact imperial distance of a marathon race?

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Weekly Quiz 8

Shane

Weekly Quiz 8

Shane Barr here with No. 8 of the ‘Weekly Quiz’. Every week we have a brand new quiz that won’t be published anywhere else on the Internet. So if you want to get hold of these weekly quizzes easily, just save this site to your favourites. Enjoy.

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1) Who is the patron Saint of Needlewomen and laundry workers?

2) How many sheaves make a thrave?

3) If you were carrying out Sartage what would you be doing?

4) What uniform did Randy Jones wear in the group The Village People?

5) Who was the first batsman to be given out for obstructing the field during a Test Match in Cricket?

6) The French call it Bourdin, The Swedes call it Pait, what do we call it?

7) Ilyena Lydia Mironoff is better known as which actress?

8) Name the islands that make up the Balearic Group?

9) Who took command of the Circum Navigation after the death of Magellan?

10) Sinology is the study of things from which country?

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Weekly Quiz 7

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Weekly Quiz 7

Bob here with our weekly quiz. Here’s something a bit different. I hope you like it.

FUNNY FOLK WITH NO VOWELS

HERE ARE 20 COMEDY ENTERTAINERS PAST AND PRESENT;
MALE AND FEMALE; BUT WHO ARE THEY.

Some are easy, some are harder and some are just plain diabolical! Have fun.

 

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1. BLLYCNNLLY
2. RNNNCN
3. JMMYTRBCK
4. SMNMSTLL
5. PLMRTN
6. JSLNG
7. NDYHMLTN
8. RTHRSKY
9. NDSH
10. SPRKNS
11. LNDVS
12. JMMYCRCKTT
13. RFSHND
14. JCKWHTHLL
15. JCKD
16. LXNDRRMSTRNG
17. JLNBRRTT
18. CRLNHRN
19. NLFLDNG
20. MDDJLL

 

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Weekly Quiz 6

Bruiser Bill3Hi, Bill Turnbull here. Here’s week 6 of the ‘Weekly Quiz’. Every week we will have a brand new 10 question quiz that won’t be published anywhere else on the Internet. So if you want to get hold of these weekly quizzes easily, just save this site to your favourites. Enjoy.

 

 

 

Weekly Quiz 6 – MISNOMERS

1.    What colour is a female purple finch

2.    In which country did the Panama hat originate

3.    How many people were in the band The Thompson Twins

4.    How long is Seven Mile beach on Grand Cayman

5.    What type of fruit is a Blenheim orange

6.    What creatures are the Canary Islands named after

7.    What is the lead in a lead pencil made from

8.    In what month is the Munich Oktoberfest beer festival held

9.    What is the meat in Alsatian soup

10.In which county is Leeds Castle

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Weekly Quiz 5

Bobandchild

Bob here with our weekly quiz. Here’s something a bit different. I hope you like it.

WIPEOUT

Here are ten questions, you will receive a point for each correct answer.

If you answer any question incorrectly you will be wiped out and receive ZERO POINTS.

So if you are not sure of the answer leave it blank and you will score on the questions you have correctly answered

Complete the quiz then go Here for the answers. Enjoy.

Q1 What is the busiest single-runway airport in the world?
Q2 Name either of Barack Obama’s daughters.
Q3 Gimpo International Airport is situated in which Asian Capital City?
Q4 E Numbers 140-149 are what colour?
Q5 In which Country was David Cameron born?
Q6 Who was Europe’s Captain at the 2014 Ryder Cup?
Q7 Which very popular series of books was written by Stephanie Meyer >
Q8 What is the capital of India?
Q9 Which of the following musical notes does not exist? B sharp, C sharp or D sharp?
Q10 When Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt were the last people to walk on the moon, what number was their Apollo mission? 17