Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #83
Set by Cav  |  15 pts     (2019-03-03)

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1) What three-word term was coined by Englishman Tim Berners-Lee in 1989 and remains in (somewhat limited) usage today? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

2) According to the ONS in 2015, what was the #1 cause of death of men aged 20-49 in the UK? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

3) In 1981, MTV first went live on US airwaves. Which song was the first to play on the channel? The track was later covered by a number of acts, including The Presidents of the United States of America. (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

4) In a traditional British wedding reception, who is the first to deliver their speech? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

5) a) What two common types of sea creature are used for these Japanese dishes (Ikayaki and Unadon respectively)? b) What two-letter Scrabble words do these pictures describe? c) Which two films have I strategically cropped in these images? (6 pts)  Cav:  2019-03-03



6) In which popular English novel would you find the characters of Charlotte Lucas and George Wickham? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

7) In The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien, with what one-word (Scrabble-legal) name was Aragorn first introduced to the Hobbits? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

8) What is the common Latin translation of "What is truth?" — the question uttered by Pilate in response to Jesus in the Book of John? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

9) What are William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore the only examples of? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03

10) On which day of the (modern) Gregorian calendar did the assassination of Julius Caesar allegedly take place? (1 pt)  Cav:  2019-03-03




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