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Factoids Quiz 48

More Trivial facts you are better off not knowing! 10 Questions.

 
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According to the BBC website of 2006 who was accredited with inspiring Pam Ayres to write poetry?

  • Spike Milligan
  • John Lennon
  • Edward Lear
  • Bob Dylan

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To prevent the addition of harmful tars and resins to food, which is the only type of wood that should be used on Barbecues?

  • Pinewood
  • Evergreen
  • Softwood
  • Hardwood

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What was the profession of Coroebus of Elis, the winner of the very first Olympic race, held in 776 BC?

  • Brewer
  • Cook
  • Mason
  • Fisherman

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Eliza Doolittle is character in which book?

  • Pygmalion
  • Women In Love
  • Gone With The Wind
  • Breakfast At Tiffany's

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Approximately what weight of beans are eaten by British people each year? (of various types)

  • 30 pounds
  • 25 pounds
  • 15 pounds
  • 5 pounds

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Which animal can detect a blood content of 1/1,000,000th percent in water?

  • Crocodile
  • Shark
  • Killer Whale
  • Piranha

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Which 17th century British writer was twice imprisoned for preaching?

  • John Bunyan
  • Isaac Newton
  • Francis Bacon
  • John Milton

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By what name is the type character "&" (meaning 'and'), known?

  • Octotroph
  • Carat
  • Oblique
  • Ampersand

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Which city is also known as the "City of the Violet Crown"?

  • Budapest
  • Rome
  • Athens
  • Ankara

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Which muscle in the human body is the most flexible?

  • Tongue
  • Heart
  • Sartorius
  • Trapezius

 

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