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Custards Linked Quiz #12

Each answer links to a question. From a Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to The WInchester Repeater in 10 steps (quite hard to get 10/10) 10 Questions.

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What are used as mallets in the Queen of Hearts' croquet match in "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"?

  • Flamingoes
  • Bananas
  • Canaries
  • Balloons

Question 2 Photo

Flamingos were considered by which ancient people to be the living representation of the god Ra?

  • Romans
  • Egyptians
  • Incas
  • Saxons

Question 3 Photo

"Walk Like an Egyptian" was a number-one hit from the album "Different Light" by which band, formed in 1980 in Los Angeles?

  • The Go-Go's
  • Banarama
  • The Bangles
  • T'Pau

Question 4 Photo

When would a woman in India, Pakistan or Bangladesh traditionally try to wear as many small glass bangles as possible?

  • When engaged to be married
  • On holy days
  • When mourning
  • At her wedding

Question 5 Photo

What title did Kate Middleton acquire after her wedding to Prince William?

  • Duchess of Cambridge
  • Princess of Wales
  • The Duchess of Cornwall
  • The Countess of Wessex

Question 6 Photo

Which of these actors and directors is a former member of Cambridge University Footlights Dramatic Club?

  • Emma Thompson
  • Dudley Moore
  • Rebecca Front
  • Al Murray

Question 7 Photo

Which film earned Emma Thompson an Academy Award for "Best Adapted Screenplay" and a BAFTA award for "Best Actress in a Leading Role"?

  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Howards End
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • Much Ado About Nothing

Question 8 Photo

Who wrote 'Sense and Sensibility'?

  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Jane Austen
  • Emily Bronte
  • George Eliot

Question 9 Photo

In which Cathedral city in Hampshire, England did Jane Austen die in 18 July 1817 (aged 41)?

  • Southampton
  • Winchester
  • Portsmouth
  • Basingstoke

Question 10 Photo

The Winchester repeater is colloquially known in the USA as "The Gun that Won the xxxx" what?

  • West
  • Best
  • Rest
  • Test