Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #29
Set by Ewan  |  39 pts     (2017-08-18)

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1) The Canadian dish, poutine, has three main components. Name them. (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

2) The third Forth bridge is due to open in a couple of weeks. Its official name is The Queensferry Crossing. Give me the official names of the other two bridges, and tell me the years they opened. Half a point given for being within 2 years. (4 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

3) The queen is coming to open the new bridge, but if she carks it before then, who would be the next three females in line to take the crown and perform her duties? (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

4) On a standard Monopoly board, what are the three Red properties called? (and I don't mean the hotels) (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

5) In the 2016/17 English Premier League season, who finished in spots 6 to 10? A bonus point available for getting the correct order. (6 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

6) In a Shakespeare play, the character Falstaff proclaims "Let the sky rain potatoes". Which play is this from, and why does he want this? (2 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

7) Bulgaria borders 5 countries. Name them. (5 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

8) Tom Hanks has been in his fair share of films. Name his 5 highest grossing live action films (no voiceovers). (5 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

9) When did it happen? Put these 5 world history events (currently in alphabetical order) into the order they happened: i) Aztecs founded their capital city (Tenochtitlan). ii) Coronation of Edward 1st. iii) Ghengis Khan was born. iv) Joan of Arc burned at the stake. v) Oxford university founded (5 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18

10) Tie break type question! How much rock salt was used on Scotlands roads over the course of winter 2016/17 (1st October to 15th May). Hint - The answer is in kg and has 6 figures. 3 points for the nearest thousand. 2 points to the nearest 5 thousand. 1 point to the nearest 10 thousand. Half a point to the nearest 50 thousand. (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-08-18




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