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Author Topic: Friday Quiz 16 - 2008  (Read 3285 times)

dave.m

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Friday Quiz 16 - 2008
« on: April 18, 2008, 05:23:47 PM »

Not So Obvious!

1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?


2. Which country makes Panama hats?


3. From which animals do we get cat gut?


4. In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?


5. What is a camel's hair brush made of?


6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?


7. What was King George VI's first name?


8. What colour is a purple finch?


9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?


10. What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?

Round 2,

Iíll have to use these this week before we get a Cabinet Shuffle.

Government ministers




Back on Sunday with the answers, but you will know them all anyway, you clever clogs.

dave




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Re: Friday Quiz 16 - 2008
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2008, 05:28:33 PM »


Not So Obvious!

1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?  116 years


2. Which country makes Panama hats?  Ecuador


3. From which animals do we get cat gut?  Think it's sheep


4. In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?  November


5. What is a camel's hair brush made of?  Pass


6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?  Pass


7. What was King George VI's first name?  Albert


8. What colour is a purple finch? Red


9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?  New Zealand


10. What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?  Orange

Round 2,

Iíll have to use these this week before we get a Cabinet Shuffle.

Government ministers

Errr.... pass


Thanks dave  :graduate:




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scottiesmum

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Re: Friday Quiz 16 - 2008
« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2008, 10:44:55 PM »

1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?           116 years


2. Which country makes Panama hats?  Ecuador


3. From which animals do we get cat gut?   sheep/goats


4. In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution? 6th November


5. What is a camel's hair brush made of?       squirrel


6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?    dogs   


7. What was King George VI's first name?      Albert


8. What colour is a purple finch?   pass


9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?    NZ  ... they are Kiwi Fruit


10. What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?      orange


1.  Chancellor
2.  Jack Straw
3.   Home Office
4.  Alan  Johnson
5.  Harriet Harman
6.  Transport
7.  Pass
8. Pass
10  1951 
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dave.m

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Re: Friday Quiz 16 - 2008
« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2008, 09:40:01 PM »

Not So Obvious! answers

1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?

116 years

2. Which country makes Panama hats?

Ecuador

3. From which animals do we get cat gut?

Sheep and Horses

4. In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

November

5. What is a camel's hair brush made of?

Squirrel fur

6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?

Dogs

7. What was King George VI's first name?

Albert

8. What colour is a purple finch?

Crimson

9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?

New Zealand

10. What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?

Orange or Dayglo red


Government Ministers answers

1. Chancellor Of The Exchequer  Alister Darling

2. Jack Straw  Sec. Of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor

3. Home Affairs or Home Secretary, Jaqui Smith

4. Alan Johnson Health Secretary

5. Harriet Harman Leader of House and Minister for Women

6. Department of Transport, Ruth Kelly

7. Geoff Hoon  Treasury and Chief Whip

8. Works & pensions, James Purnell

9. Hazel Blears, Local Government

10. 1951 20th Feb

Well done Steph and Kate.

dave


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Re: Friday Quiz 16 - 2008
« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2008, 05:38:31 AM »

Sorry Dave, I didn't get time to do the quiz this week (don't ask).  Another good one tho. :)
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