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Odds and Ends Quiz 17

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What activity do 'horizontal slow rolls', 'stall turns' and 'tail slides' all feature in?

  • Toboganning
  • Synchronised swimming
  • Aerobatics
  • Three-day eventing

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What US space programme put Americans into space for the first time?

  • Mercury
  • Apollo
  • Gemini
  • Saturn

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If someone's interest is 'errinophily' what are they interested in?

  • Blunders, especially those by the civil service
  • Anything related to Ireland
  • Ancient languages
  • All kinds of stamps, except postage stamps

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Thor, the Norse god of thunder, carried which magical article in his hand?

  • A sword
  • A hammer
  • A thunderbolt
  • A wand

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In 'Scrabble' which two letters are worth ten points each?

  • J and Z
  • Q and X
  • Q and Z
  • Zand X

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Which of these National Parks of England and Wales is the biggest?

  • Lake District
  • Snowdonia
  • Yorkshire Dales
  • Northumberland

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The ship 'Cutty Sark' was a famous tea clipper but what does the name mean?

  • Fine whisky
  • Crystal waters
  • Dancing ghoul
  • Short skirt

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Approximately how many hairs are there on the average human adult body?

  • 5,000
  • 5,000,000
  • 50,000
  • 500,000

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If you lived in a 'plutocracy' who would be running your government?

  • Men
  • Military
  • Rich
  • Women

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Who wrote under the pseudonym of 'Currar Bell'?

  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Jane Austen
  • Agatha Christie
  • Virginia Woolf

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Which tree is traditionally associated with death?

  • Holly
  • Willow
  • Oak
  • Yew

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In American slang, what would you be wearing if you had 'cheaters' on?

  • Hearing-aid
  • Glasses
  • False eyelashes
  • High-heeled shoes

 

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