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A Mix of This and That

Something for everyone ? 20 Questions.

 
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1

If you travelled directly west from London which country would you reach first ?

  • Ireland
  • USA
  • Canada

2

What is vitamin C also known as ?

  • ascorbic acid
  • augmentin
  • tochopheral

3

In which city would you find the Alhambra ?

  • Havana
  • Granada
  • Toledo

4

Who played the part of teacher Bernard Hedges in the TV comedy series "Please Sir " ?

  • Jon Alderton
  • Robin Nedwell
  • Derek Nimmo

5

Inhabitants of which English village famously feigned madness to frustrate tax collectors ?

  • Cretinby
  • Laputa
  • Gotham

6

What was Babe Ruth's real name ?

  • Klondike
  • Herman
  • Cecille

7

In Constable's "The Hay Wain" , what is the hay wain ?

  • a farm
  • a cart
  • a field

8

Scotland were knocked out of qualifying for the next World 20/20 Cricket Finals by which country on 10th Feb 2010?

  • Kenya
  • Zimbabwe
  • Afghanistan

9

Where would you find the statue of the Little Mermaid ?

  • Bristol
  • Copenhagen
  • Perth

10

Ian McCulloch was/is lead singer for which group ?

  • Echo and the Bunnymen
  • The Adverts
  • The The

11

The first modern olympics were held in 1896 in Athens. How many countries took part ?

  • 9
  • 19
  • 29

12

Who famously wore dentures of elm wood and hippopotamus ivory ?

  • Elizabeth 1
  • Alexander the Great
  • George Washington

13

"Sit down you're rocking the boat" is a song from which musical ?

  • Pal Joey
  • Guys and Dolls
  • Gigi

14

Which Womble is named after a Russian City ?

  • Minsk
  • Tomsk
  • Kiev

15

Which character does Keith Carradine play in the HBO TV series "Deadwood" ?

  • Bill Hickock
  • Doc Holliday
  • Jim Bowie

16

Which of the Famous Five really wants to be a boy ?

  • Timmy
  • Georgina
  • Anne

17

Who is the main presenter of BBC1's Match of the Day ?

  • Alan Hanson
  • Des Lynam
  • Gary Lineker

18

Who plays the character of Kurtz in the film "Apocalypse Now" ?

  • Martin Sheen
  • Donald Sutherland
  • Marlon Brando

19

Which battle in 1645 saw the beginning of the end for the Royalist forces in the English Civil war ?

  • Naseby
  • Marston Moor
  • Edgehill

20

Which comedy duo starred in the film "The Magnificent Two " ?

  • Morecombe and Wise
  • Peter Cook and Dudley Moore
  • Mike and Bernie Winters

 

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