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There's Something About Mary

No, not the film but other interesting Marys' 10 Questions.

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The 'Mary Rose', sank in the Solent, Hampshire in 1545, was the flagship of which Tudor monarch?

  • Henry VIII
  • Edward VI
  • Mary I
  • Elizabeth I

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Julie Andrews won a Best Actress Oscar for her role as 'Mary Poppins' - True or False?

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This Mary famously wrote the classic gothic novel 'Frankenstein' but which equally famous poet did she marry in 1816?

  • Lord Byron
  • John Keats
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge


British Monarchy - match the spouses to their Queens'.

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  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Mary I
  • Mary II
  • Mary of Teck


  • George V
  • William of Orange
  • Philip II of Spain
  • Francis II of France

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Tomato juice is the 'healthy' bit but what's the alcoholic spirit which makes a 'Bloody Mary' cocktail?

  • Vodka
  • Gin
  • Rum
  • Tequila

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Mary Mallon was forcibly isolated by the US authorities in the early 20th century as she was believed to be a healthy carrier of a deadly bacteria. How is she more commonly known?

  • Plague Mary
  • Cholera Mary
  • Influenza Mary
  • Typhoid Mary

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'Mary, Mungo and Midge' was a UK childrens TV series from 1969. Mary lived in a tower block with her pet dog Mungo and Midge. What kind of animal was Midge?

  • Cat
  • Hamster
  • Mouse
  • Goldfish

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Mary McAleese was the 8th President of this country between 1997 and 2011 but what country?

  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Ireland
  • Canada

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Cunard's Queen Mary 2 made her maiden voyage in which year? It's also the year of the Athens Summer Olympics.

  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008

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Mary Ann Nichols was the first victim of the infamous 'Jack the Ripper' but in which year were the crimes committed?

  • 1884
  • 1888
  • 1892
  • 1894