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Pixie's Latest GK Quiz

A selection of random facts trawled from the depths of my memory!! 8 Questions.

 
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What are "Hammersmith Palais, the Bolshoi Ballet, Jump Back in the Alley and Nanny Goats"?

  • Slang for numbers in bingo
  • Codenames
  • Reasons to be Cheerful
  • Alternative Film Titles

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What did Oscar Wilde consider to be "the curse of the drinking classes"?

  • Sobriety
  • Closing Time
  • Religion
  • Work

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What is catgut traditionally made from?

  • Cat intestines
  • Sheep intestines
  • Dog intestines
  • Fish guts

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What did Leonardo da Vinci, Jack the Ripper and Horatio Nelson have in common?

  • Left handed
  • Red haired
  • One eye
  • All of the above

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How much have you wagered if you bet "a brace of Ponies"?

  • £25
  • £50
  • £100
  • £20

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What cult 1980s film had "Man in Motion" by John Parr as its theme?

  • Flashdance
  • Fame
  • The Breakfast Club
  • St Elmo's Fire

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Who is Eric Blair better known as?

  • George Orwell
  • Bananaman
  • Tony Blair
  • Gordon Brown

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The novels of which Scottish writer were used to name both a football team and a railway station?

  • Irvine Welsh
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Walter Scott
  • William Topaz McGonagall

 

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