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Factoids Quiz 147

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

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What is the title of the theme tune to Britain's TV serial "Downton Abbey"?

  • "Did I Make the Most of Loving You?"
  • "Generation"
  • "Barwick Green"
  • "The Edwardians"

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Which band started out as 'Pectoralz', then changed to 'Starfish' before settling on their current name?

  • The Chemical Brothers
  • Radiohead
  • Coldplay
  • Mumford & Sons

Question 3 Photo

Which is the national sport of the Kingdom of Bhutan?

  • Shot Put
  • Football
  • Darts
  • Archery

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Which is the world's furriest animal with around 800 million hairs covering it's body at a rate of approximately 100 million per square inch?

  • Chinchilla
  • Sea Otter
  • Polar bear
  • Beaver

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The moon, the sun, the planet Saturn, and the Anglo-Saxon gods: Thor, Tiw, Woden, and his wife Frig were responsible for which modern system?

  • Days of the week
  • Names of coins
  • Democracy
  • Signs of the Zodiac

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With a vertical rise of 27 metres and a length of 60 metres, which station has the longest escalators on the London Underground, and the fourth-longest set of escalators in Western Europe?

  • Clapham Common
  • Earl's Court
  • Angel
  • Baker Street

Question 7 Photo

There are three types of human cartilage: hyaline, fibrous and which other?

  • Round
  • Elastic
  • Rigid
  • Linear

Question 8 Photo

What would a knight raise for identification when riding in parade past the King?

  • Shield
  • Arm
  • Visor
  • Lance

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Although the claim to lineage remains unproven, which famous artist believed his parents when they told him that he was a descendant of the Countess Mathilde of Canossa?

  • Michelangelo
  • Caravaggio
  • Raphael
  • Titian

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If you drop food on the floor, how much time have you got to pick it before it becomes contaminated?

  • 20 seconds
  • 10 seconds
  • 5 seconds
  • None