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Author Topic: Friday Quiz No.2  (Read 14014 times)

dave.m

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Friday Quiz No.2
« on: October 31, 2008, 12:10:19 PM »

Two rounds again and I think Unc might win round 2 with the help of Blue (but only if he opens the fridge door  ;D )

General Knowledge

1. Monopoly and Cluedo are board games that were first introduced in the UK by which board games company?

2. What is the only known anagram of "Monday"?

3. In which country was the ballpoint pen invented?

4. Which letter of the alphabet appears only once in a list of the names of all English and Scottish league football teams?

5. What is the name of the currency used in Poland?

6. What was the name of the Tonto`s horse in `The Lone Ranger`?

7. In which country was Trivial Pursuit invented?

8. In `Coronation Street`, what was Stan Ogden`s occupation?

9. Which brewer was the first to introduce the `widget` into cans?

10. `I am a plonker, not smart` is an anagram of which female TV celebrity?
Clue; She IS a plonker!



DOGS

1. In the children’s television series what was the name of Crystal Tipps’ dog?

2. What was the name of the dog that was part of Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’?

3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows?

4. Which dog appeared on TISWAS with Bob Carolgees?

5. Which naughty schoolboy owned ‘Gnasher’?

6. Which cartoon strip features a dog named ‘Boot’?

7. What was the name of Dr Who’s mechanical dog?

8. What was the name of the first ‘Blue Peter’ dog?

9. Which television cartoon show features a dog called ‘Santa’s Little Helper’?

10. What was the name of Bill Sykes’ dog in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’?  


Answers on Sunday, good lick (sausages) luck!

dave
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UncleUB

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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2008, 12:30:54 PM »

Two rounds again and I think Unc might win round 2 with the help of Blue (but only if he opens the fridge door  ;D )

General Knowledge

1. Monopoly and Cluedo are board games that were first introduced in the UK by which board games company?Waddingtons

2. What is the only known anagram of "Monday"?Dynamo

3. In which country was the ballpoint pen invented?France?

4. Which letter of the alphabet appears only once in a list of the names of all English and Scottish league football teams?XExeter

5. What is the name of the currency used in Poland?Zloty

6. What was the name of the Tonto`s horse in `The Lone Ranger`?Scout

7. In which country was Trivial Pursuit invented?USA

8. In `Coronation Street`, what was Stan Ogden`s occupation?Window Cleaner

9. Which brewer was the first to introduce the `widget` into cans?Boddingtons

10. `I am a plonker, not smart` is an anagram of which female TV celebrity? Tara Palmer Tomkinson
Clue; She IS a plonker!



DOGS

1. In the children’s television series what was the name of Crystal Tipps’ dog? Alistair

2. What was the name of the dog that was part of Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’? Timmy

3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows? Toby

4. Which dog appeared on TISWAS with Bob Carolgees? Spit

5. Which naughty schoolboy owned ‘Gnasher’? Denis the menace

6. Which cartoon strip features a dog named ‘Boot’? Perishers

7. What was the name of Dr Who’s mechanical dog? K9

8. What was the name of the first ‘Blue Peter’ dog? Petra

9. Which television cartoon show features a dog called ‘Santa’s Little Helper’? Simpsons

10. What was the name of Bill Sykes’ dog in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’?  Bullseye


Answers on Sunday, good lick (sausages) luck!

dave


Thanks Dave.  ;)
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dave.m

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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2008, 01:26:32 PM »

Phil,
Round 1 Q4. Crewe Alexandra.

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UncleUB

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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2008, 03:56:23 PM »

Arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgh,back to the drawing board.  :(
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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2008, 05:54:10 PM »

General Knowledge

1. Monopoly and Cluedo are board games that were first introduced in the UK by which board games company?
Waddingtons

2. What is the only known anagram of "Monday"?
Dynamo

3. In which country was the ballpoint pen invented?
Hungary

4. Which letter of the alphabet appears only once in a list of the names of all English and Scottish league football teams?
Guess J - St Johnstone

5. What is the name of the currency used in Poland?
Groats?

6. What was the name of the Tonto`s horse in `The Lone Ranger`?
Silver

7. In which country was Trivial Pursuit invented?
USA?

8. In `Coronation Street`, what was Stan Ogden`s occupation?
Layabout Window cleaner

9. Which brewer was the first to introduce the `widget` into cans?
Boddingtons

10. `I am a plonker, not smart` is an anagram of which female TV celebrity?
Clue; She IS a plonker!
Tara PT, and I dispute your allegation


DOGS

1. In the children’s television series what was the name of Crystal Tipps’ dog?
Alistair

2. What was the name of the dog that was part of Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’?
Timmy

3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows?
No idea

4. Which dog appeared on TISWAS with Bob Carolgees?
Spit

5. Which naughty schoolboy owned ‘Gnasher’?
Dennis the Menace

6. Which cartoon strip features a dog named ‘Boot’?
The Perishers - is that still going?

7. What was the name of Dr Who’s mechanical dog?
K-9

8. What was the name of the first ‘Blue Peter’ dog?
Petra

9. Which television cartoon show features a dog called ‘Santa’s Little Helper’?
The Simpsons

10. What was the name of Bill Sykes’ dog in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’? 
Dunno
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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2008, 01:11:59 PM »

1. Monopoly and Cluedo are board games that were first introduced in the UK by which board games company?
Waddingtons

2. What is the only known anagram of "Monday"?
dynamo

3. In which country was the ballpoint pen invented?
Biro not sure of the country though :/

4. Which letter of the alphabet appears only once in a list of the names of all English and Scottish league football teams?
guess z

5. What is the name of the currency used in Poland?
zloty

6. What was the name of the Tonto`s horse in `The Lone Ranger`?
Pass

7. In which country was Trivial Pursuit invented?
Canada

8. In `Coronation Street`, what was Stan Ogden`s occupation?
Window Cleaner

9. Which brewer was the first to introduce the `widget` into cans?
Guiness

10. `I am a plonker, not smart` is an anagram of which female TV celebrity?
Clue; She IS a plonker!
Pass



DOGS

1. In the children’s television series what was the name of Crystal Tipps’ dog?
Alisdar

2. What was the name of the dog that was part of Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’?
Timmy

3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows?
Pass

4. Which dog appeared on TISWAS with Bob Carolgees?
Spit

5. Which naughty schoolboy owned ‘Gnasher’?
Dennis the Mennis

6. Which cartoon strip features a dog named ‘Boot’?
Pass

7. What was the name of Dr Who’s mechanical dog?
K9

8. What was the name of the first ‘Blue Peter’ dog?
Petra

9. Which television cartoon show features a dog called ‘Santa’s Little Helper’?
The simpsons

10. What was the name of Bill Sykes’ dog in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’?
Pass
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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2008, 03:06:55 PM »

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3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows?
Pass

Kitz, And you living by the seaside!  :no: :no:

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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2008, 05:23:15 PM »

>> Kitz, And you living by the seaside! 

I know :(   
and something worse - I dont ever recall seeing a live punch and judy show.  Perhaps due to spending my childhood in Aus?
I honestly dont have a clue... although I know the catch phrases like "drop the baby" and something about sausages... but thats about it.  :'(
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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2008, 05:26:25 PM »

>>>>>>something about sausages<<<<<<<<<Someone's ears have just pricked up :D
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dave.m

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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #9 on: November 02, 2008, 12:35:55 PM »

Well done everyone.

General Knowledge

1. Monopoly and Cluedo are board games that were first introduced in the UK by which board games company?

Waddingtons, which is now owned by Hasbro

2. What is the only known anagram of "Monday"?

Dynamo

3. In which country was the ballpoint pen invented?

Hungary (Lazio Biro).

4. Which letter of the alphabet appears only once in a list of the names of all English and Scottish league football teams?

J (appears in St Johnstone)

5. What is the name of the currency used in Poland?

Zloty Will be a Euro sometime in the future but I don't know when.

6. What was the name of the Tonto`s horse in `The Lone Ranger`?

Scout

7. In which country was Trivial Pursuit invented?

Canada

8. In `Coronation Street`, what was Stan Ogden`s occupation?

Window Cleaner

9. Which brewer was the first to introduce the `widget` into cans?

Guinness

10. `I am a plonker, not smart` is an anagram of which female TV celebrity?
Clue; She IS a plonker!

Tara Palmer Tomkinson


DOGS

1. In the children’s television series what was the name of Crystal Tipps’ dog?

Alistair

2. What was the name of the dog that was part of Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’?

Timmy

3. What is the name of the dog that features in Punch and Judy shows?

Toby

Just for Kitz:
http://www.properpunch.co.uk/index.html

4. Which dog appeared on TISWAS with Bob Carolgees?

Spit

5. Which naughty schoolboy owned ‘Gnasher’?

Dennis The Menace

6. Which cartoon strip features a dog named ‘Boot’?

The Perishers

7. What was the name of Dr Who’s mechanical dog?

K9

8. What was the name of the first ‘Blue Peter’ dog?

Petra

9. Which television cartoon show features a dog called ‘Santa’s Little Helper’?

The Simpsons

10. What was the name of Bill Sykes’ dog in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’?  

Bullseye


Look out for next weeks quiz to test the old grey matter.

dave


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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #10 on: November 02, 2008, 06:26:01 PM »

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Just for Kitz:
http://www.properpunch.co.uk/index.html

Thanks Dave  :lol:
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Re: Friday Quiz No.2
« Reply #11 on: November 02, 2008, 06:26:17 PM »

Ok on dogs,not so good on the rest.

St Johnstone. :no: I new it was something to do with paint.   :D


Thanks Dave.  ;)
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