Quiz Number 8 - Answers

Published: Saturday 27th February 2010
  1. What was the last film made by Clark Gable? The Misfits (1961)
  2. What organisations have the following mottoes, (i) 'Blood and Fire' (ii) 'Who Dares Wins' (iii) 'Faster,Higher,Stronger' (iv) 'Nation Shall Speak Unto Nation' (v) 'Fidelity,Bravery Integrity'? (i)The Salvation Army, (ii)S.A.S., (iii) The Olympic Games, (iv) B.B.C., and (v) The F.B.I.
  3. Who worships in "Kingdom Halls"? Jehovah's Witnesses.
  4. Britain's first telephone exchange was located in which city? Glasgow.
  5. Name the three US states that begin with the letter 'C'. California, Colorado and Connecticut.
  6. What is the total of the numbers on a clock face? 78
  7. What are the names of the four houses at Hogwart's School? Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Slytherin and Ravenclaw.
  8. What colour are the helmets worn by UN troops? Blue.
  9. What North American Indian tribe did Geronimo belong? Apache.
  10. From which TV shows do the following catch phrases come from: (i) 'They don't like it up them' (ii) 'Are you free?' (iii) 'I didn't get where I am today' (iv) 'I will say this once and once only' (v) 'You dirty old man' (i) Dads Army (ii) Are You Being Served? (iii) The Rise and Fall of Reginald Perrin (iv) 'Ello,'Ello (v) Steptoe and Son.
  11. What are the young of squirrels called? A pup, kit or kitten.
  12. What is the one place in the UK that The Queen cannot visit The House of Commons.
  13. What does vodka mean in Russia? Little Water.
  14. What songs with Devil in the title did the following artists have: (i) Suzi Quatro (1974) (ii) Kylie Minogue (1990) (iii) Elvis Presley (1963) (iv) Marty Robbins (1962) (v) Atomic Rooster (1971) (i) Devil Gate Drive (ii) Better the Devil you know (iii) (You're The) Devil in Disguise (iv) Devil Woman (v) The Devil's Answer.
  15. How many events are there in an heptathlon? Seven.
  16. The Bay of Plenty is on the coast of which country? New Zealand.
  17. What is the third letter of the Greek alphabet? Gamma.
  18. Who designed the cover for The Beatles "Sgt. Pepper" album? Peter Blake.
  19. How many stars are on the following flags: (i) Australia (ii) Panama (iii) New Zealand (iv) United States (v) Honduras (i) 6 (ii) 2 (iii) 4 (iv) 50 (v) 5
  20. What is the most common street name in the UK? High Street.

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  1. Griff says:

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