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Could You Be A Millionaire? Quiz 208

Try to get all the right answers for these "original format" practice questions to see if you could win "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" 12 Questions.

 
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Which artistic term would be most appropriate to describe a picture of the countryside?

  • Landscape
  • Portrait
  • Seascape
  • Collage

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Sorbitol (E420) is used in foods for what purpose?

  • Seasoning
  • Colouring
  • Sweetener
  • Preservative

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Who starred in the nominal role of "Buster" in the 1988 film about train robber Buster Edwards?

  • Larry Lamb
  • Christopher Ellison
  • Phil Collins
  • Martin Jarvis

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Which mountain overlooks Rio De Janeiro and its harbour?

  • Tronador
  • Sugar Loaf
  • Aconcagua
  • Cerro Torre

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Which time piece has a gnomon in the middle?

  • Cuckoo Clock
  • Atomic Clock
  • Hourglass
  • Sun Dial

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What generic name is given to the metal-armoured, steam-powered warships prevalent in world navies in the decades following 1860?

  • Battleship
  • Ironclad
  • Puffer
  • Steamer

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Which fictional detective was created by Leslie Charteris?

  • Simon Templar
  • Inspector Clouseau
  • Lord Peter Wimsey
  • Philip Marlowe

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Who represented the UK at the 2009 "Eurovision Song Contest"?

  • Scooch
  • Andy Abraham
  • Bonnie Tyler
  • Jade Ewen

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Who's law, over the history of computing hardware, states that "the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit has doubled approximately every two years"?

  • Moore's
  • Costanza's
  • Goldberg's
  • Gates'

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According to "New World Encyclopedia", how many career fights did boxer Jack Johnson have?

  • 95
  • 113
  • 129
  • 168

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Who portrayed 'Pliny The Elder' in the 2003 BBC drama documentary "Pompeii: The Last Day"?

  • Jonathan Firth
  • Jim Carter
  • Tim Pigott-Smith
  • Martin Hodgson

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What is the scientific name for the Mistle Thrush?

  • Turdus pilaris
  • Turdus migratorius
  • Turdus eunomus
  • Turdus viscivorus

 

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