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Factoids Quiz 137

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

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The flowering Mimosa is in the same order of plants as which vegetable?

  • Pea
  • Rhubarb
  • Sweetcorn
  • Parsnip

Question 2 Photo

Which activity was performed by Roger Moore's doubles in all of his seven Bond movies?

  • Talking
  • Sleeping
  • Running
  • Bending

Question 3 Photo

Which historic occupation is reflected by the surname 'Gage'?

  • Gravedigger
  • Fruit picker
  • Maker of wooden vessels
  • Weights and measures inspector

Question 4 Photo

What is the claim to fame of The Righteous Brothers song "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'"?

  • Most popular karaoke song in Germany
  • Most played song on US radio in the 20th Century
  • Biggest selling single of the 20th Century
  • First song played on BBC Radio 2

Question 5 Photo

How far can the pressure exerted by the contractions of the heart squirt blood?

  • 30 feet
  • 20 feet
  • 10 feet
  • 5 feet

Question 6 Photo

Which famous British author and poet was born with a club foot that he desperately tried to conceal for the rest of his life?

  • G.K.Chesterton
  • William Blake
  • Lord Byron
  • William Wordsworth

Question 7 Photo

Which is the most widely eaten fish in the world?

  • Pilchard
  • Herring
  • Cod
  • Plaice

Question 8 Photo

What was strange about the Norse god Odin's horse, Sleipnir, that he rode into the Underworld?

  • It had two noses
  • It had antlers
  • It had eight-legs
  • It had a lion's head

Question 9 Photo

Who was the first batsman to hit a six off the first ball of a test match?

  • Chris Gayle
  • Ian Botham
  • Sachin Tendulkar
  • Sir Jack Hobbs

Question 10 Photo

Which is the official state tree of Illinois?

  • Giant Sequoia
  • Colorado Blue Spruce
  • Giant Redwood
  • White Oak