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Set by Ewan  |  51 pts     (2017-10-26)

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1) Name the six countries from their 2-letter abbreviations below. PH, IL, IS, AE, CO, CK (6 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

2) There are 42 teams in the Scottish Football League system. Which 4 Scottish football teams do not share the first letter in their name with any other team? To give you a bit of a hint there are no teams that begin with the following letters: J, N, O, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z (4 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

3) Since 1983, only 3 motorbike manufacturers have won the 500cc Moto GP constructors championship. Name them. (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

4) In the New Town of Edinburgh, Rose Street is the famous narrow street in between Princes Street and George Street, stretching from St Andrew Square to Charlotte Square. What three streets make up the equivalent street in between George Street and Queen Street? (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

5) These 4 pictures are all screenshots from the opening credits of TV shows. Name the shows. (4 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26



6) When the Nobel Prize awards began in 1901 there were 5 categories. A further category was added in 1968/9. Name the 6 categories. (6 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

7) Put these famous Brian/Bryans into the order of most to least twitter followers: Adams (Musician), Cox (Astrophysicist), Cranston (Actor), May (Musician), O'Driscoll (Rugby Player). 1 point per B-dawg in the correct position. (5 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

8) Which two Countries have been disputing the sovereignty of Hans Island since 1973; and since 1984 have been regularly deploying military to replace the opposition flag with their own as well as leaving a bottle of schnapps/whisky for the enemy troops. (2 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

9) What musical instruments have the following parts: a) Rim, Rim Hole, Membrane, Jingles/Jangles b) Bass Section, Bass Buttons, Bass Couplers, Bellows, Grille, Treble Section, Treble Couplers, Keys c) Headjoint, Body, Foot, Lip Plate, Embouchure Hole, Tenon, Rod System, Keys (3 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26

10) Countdown Question (sort of). Give me the longest word you can make all letters in the alphabet, but each letter can only be used once. NB The longest possible word is 15 letters. (15 pts)  Ewan:  2017-10-26




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