Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #7
Set by Saskia  |  42 pts     (2017-02-24)

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1) What are these countries now known as: a) Ceylon b) Upper Volta c) Kampuchea d) Bechuanaland e) The Gold Coast f) Nyasaland (6 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

2) Who were Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell? (3 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

3) What was the first thing to be screened in colour on BBC Two in 1967? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

4) Name any five of the 22 official *local* languages spoken in India? (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

5) What is the name of the dwarf star, discovered in February 2017, around which 7 earth-sized exoplanets have been spotted? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

6) What do these young creatures grow up to be? a) Leveret b) Squab c) Polliwog d) Shoat e) Puggle (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

7) As of 2016, who has been the oldest person to win an oscar in the category of directing, and for what film? Clue: Film came out in 2004. (4 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

8) These songs featured on albums that all came out 20 years ago. What are the names of the artist and the album (Bonus point if you can name any other album that came out that year): (11 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24

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9) Name the breeds of dogs featured below (bonus point if you can guess what mix the last dog is): (6 pts)  Saskia:  2017-02-24






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