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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. before 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. Where is The Popliteal Fossa? Back of Knee Texas prisons have banned death row prisoners last what? Cigarette - bad for their health Ward Green wrote the story for which famous film? Lady and the Tramp Kinpaku-iri sake contains what unusual ingredient? Flakes of gold Down, husk, trace, trip all collective nouns what creature? Hares 5 African Mediterranean countries share what language? Arabic Which of King Arthur's knights survived his last battle? Sir Bedavere What can be Safety, Tableaux or Swag? Curtains in theatre Name 18th Century playwrite of The Rivals, School for Scandal? Richard Brindsley Sheridan Of what are Raucous, Spadefoot or Bounties Dwarf types? Toads What links The Friend, The Tablet and The Universe? Religious publications Wool sorters disease is actually what? Anthrax What Disney animated feature was the first with end credits? Alice in Wonderland In 1939 which countries invaded Poland? Germany - Russia Name Stanley Kubrick's last film as director before his death? Eyes Wide Shut Taal is an alternative name for what language? Afrikaans What is the French phrase that means already seen? Déjà vu Turks head, Granny and Bowline are types of what? Knot What character first appeared in the film The Wise Little Hen? Donald Duck And who was his original voice? Clarence Nash Martina Hinges represents what country at tennis? Switzerland In food labelling what does GM mean? Genetically Modified Derived from Greek what does alias literally mean? Otherwise Russian blue and Turkish brown are types of what? Cats What impressionist painted different views Rouen cathedral? Claude Monet In what Indian city is the Taj Mahal located? Agra Horses are Equine from the Greek Equus what's it mean? Quickness Since 1991 Crufts London dog show has been held where? Birmingham NEC 1979 at Clifton suspension bridge Britain's first what happened? Bungee Jump Jodie Foster and Barbara Harris appeared in which Disney film? Freaky Friday Tudor England mans apron shows job white cook what checked? Barber Jane Taylor 1783 1824 wrote what famous verse? Twinkle-Twinkle Little Star In Astrology Aquarians are ruled by what planet? Uranus Parathesia is a medical condition with what common term? Pins and Needles What would you be watching if you saw a round or waggledance? Honey Bees J D Sallenger wrote Catcher in the Rye what's the J D stand for? Jerome David Collective nouns a group of geldings is called what? A Brace The Windmills of your Mind was a theme song in what film? The Thomas Crown Affair Astronauts cannot do what in space? Cry - no gravity for tears to flow Admiral Horatio Nelson suffered from what common condition? Seasickness On common ailments Charles Osborne had what for 69 years? Hiccups February 1865 only month ever not to have what? Full Moon What was the shoulder patch US Army 45th in WW2? Swastika What was first used at the 1904 St Louis Olympic games? Gold medals silver was first

2 45. 46. 47. outside 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. 80. 81. 82. 83. 84. 85. 86. 87. 88. 89. 90. 91. 92. Marcellite Garner was the first voice for what Disney character? Minnie Mouse Ancient Aztecs of Mexico used a rabbit scale to measure what? Drunkenness few to 400 The highest USA rank killed WW2 Lt General who killed him? US Army Air Corps In Indiana it's illegal for liquor stores to sell what? Cold milk/soft drinks warm ok Camille Pizarro the impressionist was born in which country? West Indies William Kemmlar in 1890 was the worlds first what? Executed by electric chair Mandoura Greece Zampogna Italy Corenmuse France what is it? Bagpipes What country awards the Nobel peace prize? Norway Who is Harry Potters main enemy? Lord Voldemort Product name from the words Durability Reliability Excellence? Durex condoms What sport appears in the phonetic alphabet? Golf What colour is the number 10 on 10 Downing street? White Where in your body is the labyrinth? Ear Traditional French blend fines herbes parsley chives chervil? Tarragon The dinosaur apatosaurus used to be called what? Brontosaurus The rover the last is red the rest are white in what sport? Croquet hoops What Disney film was released on December 21st 1960? Swiss Family Robinson Mythological beasts name comes from the Greek chimney man? Salamander Allergic Rhinitis has what more common term? Hay Fever Who plays Ali McBeal? Callista Flockhart What sort of ship was the Marie Celeste? Brigantine What philosopher stated "Hell is other people"? Jean Paul Sarte Ecophobia is a fear of what? Home What was the first Bond film not to be titled from a Bond book? Licence to Kill Collective nouns a bask of what creatures? Crocodiles What Olympic event was dropped in 1920? Tug of War -1900 to 1920 Where is the TV space alien ALF from? Melmac 66% of Americans reading on the toilet read what? Readers Digest Women do it 4 times more often than men - do what? Shoplift Louis Washkansky was the first to do what in 1967? Get a heart transplant lived 18 days What is a gharial? Fish eating Nile Crocodile What did Scott find at the North Pole? Nothing - he never went there The flowers of the curry plant are what colour? Yellow What did Paceard and Balmat conquer in 1786? Mont Blanc In Kiplings Jungle Book Mang was what type of creature? Bat Collective nouns an erst of what creatures? Bees What Bond film was entitled The Dead Slave in Japan? Live and let Die No US president has ever been what? An only child Al Borak was a flying horse owned by whom? Mohammed What links Pacer Burton, Chad Gates, Walter Gulik? Elvis film characters What Disney character was voiced by Pinto Colvig? Sleepy What boxer was nicknamed The Ambling Alp? Primo Carnera The Witches Curse alternative name which G&S operetta? Ruddigore Where was the original Crystal Palace built? Hyde Park in London What is a spoodle? Kitchen instrument spoon ladle cross Apart from a compass what is always found in a ships binnacle? Magnets Zipporah was the wife of who in the Bible? Moses Elizabethan women had three what modest, rascal and secret? Petticoats worn modest

3 93. 94. 95. 96. 97. 98. 99. 100. 101. 102. 103. 104. 105. 106. 107. 108. 109. 110. 111. 112. 113. 114. 115. 116. less 117. 118. patient 119. 120. 121. 122. 123. 124. 125. 126. 127. 128. 129. 130. 131. 132. 133. 134. 135. 136. 137. 138. In the Balanta tribe women stayed married until what happened? Wedding dress wore out In Massachusetts it's illegal to wear what without a licence? Goatee Suzy was a star of a 60s TV show what character did she play? Flipper the dolphin The average child wears out 730 by age ten 730 what? Crayons In a survey what food did Americans say they hated most? Tofu What vegetable was Emperor Nero's favourite? The Leek What nation invented the toilet seat? Egyptian Virginia Woolf always did it standing up - did what? Wrote her books Mount Teide is the highest mountain in which country? Spain it's on Tenerife In what film did the character Regan McNeil appear? The Exorcist Who rejected the 1964 Nobel prize for literature? Jean Paul Sarte In Alaska it's legal to shoot bears but illegal to do what? Wake up for photo George Jung of Los Angeles in 1916 invented what? Fortune Cookies John Paul Getty, world's richest man had what in his house? A Payphone What was unusual about the drawings of artist Cesar Ducornet? Drawn with feet he had no arms Who was the only English King crowned on the battlefield? Henry VII In 1901 Dr Dausand demonstrated what that never caught on? Silent Cinema for the blind In some areas of Paris what is provided for dogs? Private flush toilets What countries brides get the most diamond engagement rings? Canada What area in the US translates from the Dutch as Broken Valley? Brooklyn Elizabethan England rich people carried their own folding what? Spoons to Banquets In ancient China what was hung outside a bad doctors house? Lantern for each dead In Kiplings Jungle Book Ikki was what type of creature? Porcupine What animal is responsible for most deaths in the USA annually? Dogs What was Hitchcock's last film made in 1976? The Family Plot In the sport of archery what are the arrows usually made from? Aluminium tubes Greeks Romans regarded what herb as symbol immortality? Tansy Who was the first male to appear on the cover of Playboy? Peter Sellers In Welsh Cwrw pronounced koo roo is what? Beer What sank German submarine U120 in WW2? Broken toilet Globe Arizona it's illegal to play cards in the street with who? American Indian What is the most common mammal in the UK? Brown Rat Name the second most commonly spoken language in Australia? Italian Which athletic event requires five judges? Triple Jump Victoria is the only Australian state without what? Letter S in name What TV show was set in Wentworth Detention Centre? Prisoner Cell Block H In the rhyme about magpies what do 5 represent? Silver Who voiced Mr Spock in the cartoon version of Star Trek? Leonard Nimoy Europhobia is the fear of what? Female Genitals In Maryland it's illegal play what Randy Newman song on radio? Short People In Greek mythology who was the first woman? Pandora Which timepiece has the most moving parts? Egg timer What is the official language of Egypt? Arabic Which literary character lives at 4 Privet Road? Harry Potter Rio's Maracarria stadium has what unusual feature? A Moat What natural phenomenon can never be seen at noon? Rainbow - sun must be 40 deg or

4 139. stood 140. 141. 142. 143. 144. 145. 146. 147. 148. 149. 150. 151. 152. 153. 154. 155. 156. 157. 158. 159. 160. 161. 162. 163. 164. 165. 166. 167. 168. 169. 170. 171. 172. 173. 174. 175. 176. 177. 178. 179. women 180. 181. 182. Nation 183. 184. Chinese cooking what's special about Wolfs hearts Dogs lungs? Only things not used The 1961 Mercedes 300sx had two firsts name either? Gull Wing doors - fuel injection In Massachusetts what's illegal unless bedroom window locked? Snoring The Emperors cup is awarded in what sport? Sumo wrestling What famous film maker was first to use the close up? David Wark Griffith Birth of a In Youngstown Ohio it's illegal to run out of what? Gas or petrol Who links a western gambler and a private eye? James Garner Maverick Rockfort How did Bunito Mussolini ward off the evil eye? Touch his testicles Both sexes get them but men more often - get what? Hiccups Who would use an orange stick? Manicurist Jacob German in 1899 got the worlds first what in New York? Speeding Ticket 12 mph Mary Somerville said "It wont last, a flash in the pan" what? Television China 300 bc you could not speak to the Emperor without what? Clove in your mouth In what US city do they watch the most TV evangelists per cap? Washington DC Egyptian embalmers replaced the bodies eyes with what? Onions According to a 1997 survey what nation are the best kissers? Italian In South Dakota it's illegal to fall down and sleep where? Cheese Factory Who was the last living person on a US postal stamp? Nobody it's illegal What is the main ingredient in a Navarin stew? Mutton or Lamb What elements name comes from the Greek word for violet? Iodine VH is the international aircraft registration for which country? Australia Phyllophobia is the fear of what? Leaves What is a cachalot? A Sperm Whale What would the ancient Greeks do with an Apodesm? Wear it type of bra What is an onychophagist? A nail biter In Auburn Washington men can get five years for doing what? Deflowering Virgins Where in Canada is its Dildo? Newfoundland Town Topo in Italian Fare in Turkish what in English? Mouse Who did Babe the pig work for? Farmer Hoggett What sexually arouses a Jactitator? Bragging about sex Nebkheperura was his first name what do we call him today? Tutankamen What creature gets its name from the Greek word for womb? Dolphin from Delphis In 1885 Canada sold what to US for $150000? Niagara Falls By what more common name do we know Major Boothroyd? Q in the Bond films Woman's are faster than men's, they usually have more - what? Heartbeats In Illinois you can get three years for eavesdropping on who? Your own conversation What modern word comes from the Latin Dilatare - open wide? Dildo West Indian cricketer Laurence Rowe gave up 1976 mid test why? Allergic to Grass What do the EPPY awards honour? Electronic editions of newspapers The electric light first available product what's second? Electric Oven What's the only city today split in two by a wall? Nicosia Cyprus What's the only movie Alfred Hitchcock make twice? The man who knew too much What is the Latin word for poison? Virus Orienteering began in which country? Sweden What would you expect in a Japanese No Pan Kissa restaurant? Mirror floor knickerless In ancient Egypt men and women did what opposite to today? Peeing - men sat women

5 185. 186. 187. 188. 189. 190. 191. 192. 193. 194. 195. 196. 197. 198. 199. 200. tunnels 201. 202. 203. 204. 205. 206. 207. 208. 209. 210. 211. 212. 213. 214. 215. 216. 217. 218. 219. 220. 221. 222. 223. 224. 225. 226. 227. 228. 229. 230. In WW2 what was unique about the US 222 Infantry battalion? All Japanese or Hawaiian immigrants In which 1956 film did Elvis Presley make his debut? Love me Tender Lepcha people Tibet consider it proper to pay teachers in what? Alcohol is acceptable In medicine what is an Anomaloscope used for? Test for colour blindness In the rules of golf what type of bad weather can stop play? Only Lightning Name the Indian version of Barbie? Monica Name the Egyptian God of funerals? Anubis Scrutinise Swirl Sniff Sip - what are you doing? Wine Tasting What is the worlds oldest desert - country named after it? Namib What magazine says We are Number one in a field of One? Mad The band Steely Dan are named after what? Slang for Penis Famous book divided into three parts Mosques Caves Temples? Passage to India What term was coined July 17th 1942 issue of Yank magazine? G I Joe In 1947 it began at Callao Peru ended Tuamotu Island what did? Kon Tiki Expedition Polyhexamethyleneadipamide is better known as what? Nylon In Greek mythology who built the labyrinth? King Daedalus Name Disney's first film to win an Academy Award? Flowers and Trees In what sport would you find a Tell Tale? Squash - Tin strip ball can't hit What is the most redesigned appliance in the world? Telephone Handset What started in early 1900s to improve sales sports newspaper? Tour de France Le Petite Journal illustre What come in types Transverse Scimitar and Barchan? Sand Dunes What is the only counties national flag different both sides? Paraguay What is located on Boothia's peninsula in Canada? North Magnetic Pole Morbi in Gujarat is where most of the worlds what are made? Wall Clocks John McLaughlin made sold McLaughlin's Belfast style what? Canada Dry Ginger Christian Commercial Travellers' Association of America are who? Gideons In what sport would you find a Bagel? Tennis - Set won 6-0 Who turned down the TV role of Doctor Kildare? William Shatner Name only sports team to play professionally seven continents? Harlem Globetrotters What is the traditional curse of Adam that affects most of us? Working for a living Who wrote the official biography of Lester Piggott? Dick Francis What hotel has been the target of the most take over bids? The Ritz - Paris In Russia the national product is called Soldatsky what is it? Bread In airline slang what is a 365? Eggs Bacon served any day or time In what case did Perry Mason make his first appearance? The case of the Velvet Claws By law who require a cert. of health before entering Kentucky? Bees must have one Romans used a sharp pointed stick to drive cattle Modern word? Stimulus Chokan Moyogi Shakan Han Kengai and Kengai styles of what? Bonsai - styles Albert Sauvy coined what term in the 1950s? The Third World What trio were originally called The Rattlesnakes? The Bee Gees The Fields Medal is equal to a Nobel prize in what area? Mathematics Novices are called tumblers experienced shiners what job? Window Cleaners What is the Hebrew word for adversary? Satan What is the capitol of Venezuela? Caracas What was unusual about Joe Davis the World Snooker Champ? Blind in one eye What's round in London and Paris but Square in New York? Underground / metro / tube

6 231. 232. 233. 234. 235. 236. 237. 238. 239. 240. 241. 242. 243. 244. 245. 246. 247. 248. 249. 250. 251. 252. 253. 254. 255. 256. 257. 258. 259. 260. 261. 262. 263. 264. 265. 266. 267. 268. 269. 270. 271. 272. 273. 274. 275. "There and back Again" is an alternative title of which novel? The Hobbit IBM is Big Blue Coca Cola Big Red who is Big Black? United Parcel Service UPS According to the ad At Benneton the smallest garment is a what? Condom In the Bible who came from Gath? Goliath In Tennis where is the Australian Open played? Flinders Park Hemmingway said there's only 3 sports Bullfighting Car Racing? Mountaineering What traditional Maori insult was seen in the film Braveheart? Mooning What links Escalator, Kerosene, YoYo, Zipper and Thermos? Names into language Cosmetic brand gets it's name from Latin for as white as snow? Nivea What was the first sport to be filmed? Boxing by Thomas Edison 1894 In the Tom and Jerry cartoons name the other mouse? Nibbles or Tuffy What was the first LP record to sell over 1 million copies? Calypso by Harry Belafonte Facts, Briefs, Destiny and Chance were early names for what? Time Magazine Take a before meal its aperitif what's an after meal one called? Digestif Methyphobia is the fear of what? Alcohol Tribology is the study of what? Friction Name Leonard Nimoy's autobiography? I am not Spock The Stoner Case was a Sherlock Holmes play - later what story? The Speckled Band In Iowa pouring what down a pub drain with cop there is illegal? Water it becomes an illegal alcohol Christobal Colon is better known as who? Christopher Columbus What is measured on the Torro scale? Tornados Where would you find the Forte and the Foible strong - weak? Sword blade near hilt and tip President Woodrow Wilson May 6th 1919 first to do what? Take out Air accident Insurance In Australian slang what is a Coughie? Bad Umpiring decision Satan is Lucifer but what does Lucifer mean? The Light Bearer Chapman Root designed it based on a Hoople skirt - what? Coca Cola bottle What does a Grabatologist collect? Ties Blind, Comb, Fine Line and Harrow are types of what? Stamp Perforation The Millennial Dawnists changed their name to what? Jehovah's Witnesses The name of this animal translates as ghost what is it? The Lemur What country has two AK47 assault rifles on it's flag? Mozambique In film who is the alter ego of Daniel Hillard? Mrs Doubtfire Who was the female star of Basic Instinct? Sharon Stone In computing there are 8 bits to a byte what are 4 bits called? Nibble The Arabs call it Al-Maghrib what do we call it? Morocco The Vietnamese call it The Brother the Chinese The Friend what? Bamboo What is a male camel called? Bull Douglas Adams said what is the best spacecraft propellant? Bad News - it travels the fastest William Tell was the best crossbow archer and what else? Boatman In what country did tulips originate? Persia What is specifically defined as 1/48th of an inch? A Hairsbreadth Church bells of Maralnello Ring Sundays Public Hols and when? Ferrari team win Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms bans what word in adds? Refreshing Name the first British film studio set up in the 1930s? Pinewood Studios In Hill Street Blues which character used to bite people? Animal - Mick

7 276. 277. 278. 279. 280. 281. 282. 283. 284. 285. 286. 287. 288. 289. 290. 291. 292. 293. 294. 295. 296. 297. 298. 299. 300. 301. 302. 303. 304. 305. 306. 307. 308. 309. 310. 311. 312. 313. 314. 315. 316. 317. 318. 319. 320. 321. Where would you find a Dry Bible? Heart chamber of a ruminant Quidnunc means an eager gossip but in Latin literally means? What Now In the proverb Heaven protects children sailors and who? Drunken men Poenosis is what medical condition? Chilblains Who in 1958 was the first British Formula one champion? Mike Hawthorne Carom is a form of what sport / game? Billiards What Disney film features the song "Give a little Whistle"? Pinocchio What was on the B side of the Beatles 1968 "Hey Jude"? Revolution What country invented cheesecake? Greece Gone to Texas by Forest Carter is the basis for what film? The Outlaw Josey Wales Which mammal has the fewest teeth? Armadillo - none In WW2 Air corps non flying members given what nickname? Kiwis - Non Flying Collective nouns - what's a group of photographers called? A Click What event in the Bible occurred at Bethany? Raising of Lazarus On a prescription what does QOD stand for? Take every other day Thomas and Martha were the parents of which hero? Batman In Greek mythology Clio was the muse of what? History An IVP is used to detect what medical condition? Kidney Stones Intravenuspylorigram Don Quixote was the man of La Mancha what's it in English? The Stain Who was the first woman to win an Academy Award? Janet Gaynor 1929 Where do they speak Malagasy? Madagascar What is a mud puppy? American Salamander You can ski on the piste but what other sport uses the term? Fencing where the fight happens Name Clint Eastwoods first film made in 1955? Francis in the Navy (1955) What is the main flavouring in a Greek Tzataili sauce? Garlic What links Dr Spock Errol Flynn and Emperor Nero? Olympics Rowing Boxing Chariot In what series of books did The Empress of Blandings appear? Jeeves and Wooster a pig What colour is iridium? Steel Grey Who founded ASH ( Action on Smoking and Health ) in 1971? Royal College of Physicians What organisation opposes ASH? FOREST Freedom organisation right enjoy smoking tobacco Who was the 1958 Cha-Cha champion of Hong Kong? Bruce Lee Who directed the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia? David Lean In mythology Romulus Remus suckled by a shewolf fed by what? Woodpecker In Gustav Holsts Planets suite what planet is missing? Pluto not known then If you went on the road to Mandalay what country are you in? Miramar or Burma Which cathedral has 4440 statues? Milan Tarom Airlines is the national carrier of which country? Romania What does an armadillo taste like? Pork In what French district do most of the best clarets come from? Medoc What was the first complete symphony to be recorded? Beethoven's fifth Thomas Minton at Stoke on Trent created what in 1789? The Willow Pattern What European nation was the first to drink tea? The Dutch What's the worlds longest rail journey made no train change? Moscow Peking What was first built in the Place de Greve in 1792? The Guillotine In what book does Humpty Dumpty first appear? Through the looking Glass Who was called The Man of Destiny? Napoleon Bonaparte

8 322. 323. 324. 325. 326. 327. 328. 329. 330. 331. 332. 333. 334. 335. 336. 337. 338. 339. 340. 341. 342. 343. 344. 345. 346. 347. 348. 349. 350. 351. 352. 353. 354. 355. 356. 357. 358. 359. 360. 361. 362. 363. 364. 365. 366. 367. 368. 369. 19-19-19 who's vital statistics? Olive Oyl Name both families in Soap? Tates Campbells Where would you find a gemshorn? On an Organ The flower convallaria is better known as what? Lily of the Valley In what stage show does Frank N Furter appear? The Rocky Horror Picture Show Who invented the rocking chair? Benjamin Franklin Gerald Thomas directed what series of films? Carry on Films What did composer Berlioz originally study? Medicine Ocean is NOT recognised International Hydrographic Bureau? Antarctic Ocean In the Saint series of books what is Inspector Teal's full name? Claude Eustace Teal What is the most common Spanish surname? Garcia The Slave of Duty is alternate title what G&S operetta? Pirates of Penzance Aconite the poison is obtained from what plant? Wolf's-bane What culture introduced hats and crackers at Xmas season? Ancient Rome Chang 1st Wang 2nd what third most common Chinese name? Li What word is derived from the Arabic mawsim meaning season? Monsoon What's the other name for the statue of Egyptian god Harmachis? The Sphinx The French call it nature morte the Spanish bodegon what is it? Still Life painting Oporto in Portugal stands on what river? The Duoro What boxer was nicknamed The Boston Strong Boy? John L Sullivan Stage role,written for a man,took 80 years to be played by one? Peter Pan RSC 1982 Sicily is the traditional source of which element? Sulphur Name the main horse in Animal Farm? Boxer Strabismus is the correct name for what condition? A Squint What languages appear on the Rosetta stone? Egyptian Greek Who used the pseudonym Ellis Bell? Emily Bronte Where were the first glass mirrors made in Europe circa 1300? Venice Who went to school at Hogwarts? Harry Potter What was Pierce Brosnan's first James Bond film in 1995? Goldeneye Who won the best actor award for Marty in 1955? Ernest Borgnine Name Helen of Troys husband? Menelaus Who hired the Mormon Mafia to prevent contamination? Howard Hughs Captain W E Johns invented which hero? Biggles The Passion Play is performed every 10 years where? Oberammergau What was the theme music to The Exorcist? Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield Who directed Full Metal Jacket? Stanley Kubrick In Judo if the referee calls Sono-mama what does it mean? Players must freeze in position What mountain overlooks Rio de Janeiro harbour? Sugar Loaf What is Romaic? The modern Greek language In what WW1 battle were tanks first used in 1916? Somme Who are Britain's oldest publisher dating from 1469? Oxford University Press Who was called The Scourge of God? Attila the Hun Victor Barna was world champion five times at what sport? Table Tennis What sort of wood was Noah's Ark made from? Gopher wood In Yugoslavian Belgrade is called Beograd what does it mean? White City Collective nouns - which creatures are a clamour or building? Rooks in a rookery First public supply in Britain from river Wey in 1881 what? Electricity In what city was Handel's Messiah first performed? Dublin

9 370. 371. 372. 373. 374. 375. 376. 377. 378. 379. 380. 381. 382. 383. 384. 385. 386. 387. 388. 389. 390. 391. Service 392. 393. 395. 396. 397. 398. 399. 400. 401. 402. 403. 404. 405. 406. 407. 408. 409. 410. 411. 412. 413. 414. 415. Who was the founder of Judaism? Abraham There must be 15 banked turns on what sporting course? Championship Bobsleigh 394. What is a Lampyris Noctiluca better known as? A Glow-Worm ( European ) Greek Myth Clotho spun Lachesis measured Atropos cut what? Thread of a mans life Who built The Flamingo hotel in Las Vegas? Bugsy Siegel What is the main language of Liechtenstein? German Vivaldi's concertos Opus 8 Numbers 1-4 better known as what? The four Seasons In Tarka the Otter what was Old Nog? A Heron Which sea is sometimes called the Euxine Sea? Black Sea Roger Bannister ran the first sub 4 minute mile who ran 2nd? John Landie of New Zealand What can be types called chordate, needle and cruciform? Tree Leaves Musca Domestica can cause disease in man - what is it? Common Housefly Name the English chemist who first isolated sodium? Sir Humphry Davie Who wrote Moon River used in Breakfast at Tiffanies? Henry Mancini Name Stephen King's first published novel? Carrie The locals call it Kaapstad what do we call it? Capetown Interpol was founded in 1923 in what city? Vienna Musophobia is a fear of what? Mice The opera Aida was commissioned in 1869 to mark what event? Opening Suez canal In ancient Greece what was a hoplite? Soldier In the Harry Potter books what is Aragog? Chief Spider Who wrote Goodbye Mr Chips? James Hilton Only 15% of French wines have what on the label? Appellation Controlee What are blombergs, oak and fire bellied types of? Toads Who was the first person to wear a wristwatch? Queen Elizabeth 1st What colour is the wax covering Gouda cheese? Yellow In Norse mythology who was Odin's wife? Frigga Six verified copies of his signature survive - who is he? William Shakespeare What city is at the mouth of the Menam river? Bangkok In what sport is the Palma Match contested? Shooting Which musical stage show ( and film ) uses tunes by Borodin? Kismet Ireland and New Zealand are the only countries that lack what? Native Snakes In cricket how many times does a full toss bounce? None Impressionism comes from painting Impression Sunrise - Artist? Claude Monet Name the first self contained home computer? A Commodore Pet What exploded in 1720? The South Sea Bubble Who named a city after his horse Bucephalus? Alexander the Great Beethoven's ninth symphony is nicknamed what? The Choral In Spain St John Bosco is the Patron Saint of what? Cinema In 1928 Simon Bolivar was president 3 countries Bolivia and where? Columbia Peru Who lit the flame 1956 Olympics and then broke 8 world records? Ron Clark Ball point pen ink is made from dye and what? Castor Oil Hans Lippershey made the worlds first practical what? Microscope In Hindu philosophy what does Yoga literally mean? Union Which writer rode Devon Loch in the 1956 Grand National? Dick Francis George Lazenby played James Bond once in which film? On Her Majesty's Secret

10 416. 417. 418. 419. 420. 421. 422. 423. 424. 425. 426. 427. 428. 429. 430. 431. 432. 433. 434. 435. 436. 437. 438. 439. 440. 441. 442. 443. 444. 445. 446. 447. 448. 449. 450. 451. 452. 453. 454. 455. lenghts 456. 457. 458. 459. 460. 461. 462. 463. To whom are the Jews Gentiles? The Mormons Which plant gets its name from the Persian for turban? Tulip What does GP mean on a music score when all players silent? General Pause What celestial body gets its name from the Greek long haired? Comet A petrologist studies what? Rocks history formation etc Sir Wilfred is the real name of which eponymous character? Ivanhoe What are the Roman numerals for 505? DV The Daleks come from what planet? Skaro Sherlock Holmes paid 55 shillings for what? His Stradivarius violin What is an arras? A wall hanging e.g. tapestry Steven Georgi is now Yussef Islam what other name had he? Cat Stevens What literary prize ( worth £30000 ) is for women authors only? Orange Award The musical Chu Chin Chow is based on what fable? Ali Baba and the forty thieves Where would you find a parlour, scriptorium, dorter cellarium? A Monastery US tennis open held at Flushing Meadows used to be where? Forest Hills Where would you find Volans? Southern Sky Constallation Flying Fish The De Beaumont centre in London specialises in what sport? Fencing Sir Francis Drake named it New Albion what is it today? Oregon USA Which artist painted sixty two self portraits? Rembrandt Van Rinn What elements name comes from the Greek meaning lazy? Argon Who directed Star Trek films 3 and 4? Leonard Nimoy Cretinism is caused by a failure of what? Thyroid gland In Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice name Shylocks wife? Leah Gold Discs Platinum Discs but who won first Rhodium Disc? Paul McCartney What is a Fata Morgana? Type of Mirage You can do a degree in brewing at Heriot-Watt University where? Edinburgh Zimbabwe won its first ever Olympic gold in 1980 in what event? Women's Hockey What is or was the capitol of Hong Kong? Victoria In Britain in 1746 what type of clothing was made illegal? Highland Dress kilt plaid etc What creature can live up to one year without eating ( you? )? Bedbug The worlds first was 69.5 feet long and took a year to make? Oil Well What film began "Most of what follows is true"? Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid The thickness of silk is measured in what? Denier Charcoal Sulphur Saltpetre make what? Gunpowder The word Sofa comes from the Arabic meaning what? Bench What are Arran Pilot Homeguard and Ulster Chieftain? Early types of Potato In 1961 Anton Geesink was the first non Japanese to do what? Win a Judo title What colour is the most popular eye shadow of all time? Max Factor's Powder Blue Where is the worlds oldest university? Fez Morocco founded 859 Who was known in Germany as Der Bingle? Bing Crosby Ancient Carthage is in what modern country? Tunisia Who's first play was The Room? Harold Pinter What type of creature was Salar - that Tarka would like to eat? Salmon The capitol of Nigeria was Lagos what is it now? Abouga Who composed The Dream of Gerontius? Edward Elgar Captain Macmorris only ever Irishman in what Shakespeare play? Henry V Tintoretto did most of his painting in what city? Venice What Olympic event only takes place at 70 and 90 meters? Ski Jumping official ramp

11 464. 465. 466. 467. 468. 469. 470. 471. 472. 473. 474. 475. 476. 477. 478. 479. 480. 481. 482. 483. 484. 485. 486. 487. 488. 489. 490. 491. 492. 493. 494. 495. 496. 497. 498. 499. 500. 501. 502. 503. 504. 505. 506. 507. 508. 509. 510. 511. Who was voted most popular film performer in the USA in 1926? Rin Tin-Tin Name the river that flows through Baghdad? Tigris Handel's Largo comes from which opera? Xerxes What happened to Catherine Eddowes on 30th September 1888? Met Jack the Ripper Madam Hooch teaches what at Hogwarts school? Quidditch 90% of all thoroughbreds are descended from what horse? Eclipse Who's first book was "Down and Out in Paris and London"? George Orwell What killed 23 people in Rostov Russia in July 1923? Giant Hailstones What does a librettist do? Write words to opera How did Dr Watson's first wife die? Diphtheria Beethoven's third symphony is nicknamed what? The Eroica To whom was the Eroica dedicated? Napoleon Bonaparte In medieval France a persons rank was shown by the length of? Shoe points bigger=higher Women's international gymnastics Beam Box Floor and what? Asymmetric bars What song did Rick ask Sam to play in Casablanca? As Time Goes By Pali is the sacred language of who? Buddhists in India In WW1 what were Lucifer's? Matches In legend who killed the mobster Grendel? Beowulf Who stole the English Crown Jewels was pardoned Charles II? Colonel Blood She died at 28 but her book on household management famous? Mrs Beeton The Hindu trinity are Shiva Vishnu and who? Brahma Name Hercule Poirot's valet? George Charles S Stratton became famous as who? General Tom Thumb with Barnum In mythology who slew the nine headed hydra? Hercules What country holds the Olympic polo championship? Argentina last contested 1932 In Gulliver's Travels name the flying island? Laputa Who wrote Never Love a Stranger? Harold Robbins What city has the most canals? Birmingham Where was Oceanus Hopkins born in 1620? On the Mayflower In China big wigs have four but lesser men only two what? Outside Pockets What is the world's warmest sea? The Red Sea Who played Beau Geste in the 1939 film? Gary Cooper Who composed the Christmas Oratorio? J S Bach In Animal Farm what was the name of the farm? Manor Farm Who owned a chimp called Chee-Chee? Dr Dolittle Who's directorial debut was with Reservoir Dogs? Quentin Tarantino Where was pizza first invented? Milan Odele and Odette appear in what Tchaikovsky ballet? Swan Lake In what country is The Duma part of parliament? Russia Nonage is what reason to stop a marriage? Underage one or both Kier Auro is good morning in what language? Maori In what sport does herringboning take place? Skiing What is a marcupium? A marsupials pouch At epiquarian.com you would find information about what? Food or Restaurants What does a konimeter measure? Dust A stellate object is shaped like what? Star shaped What is MMM minus MD? MD 3000-1500=1500 Balsa wood gets its name from Spanish what's literal meaning? Raft

12 512. 513. 514. 515. 516. 517. 518. 519. 520. 521. 522. 523. 524. 525. 526. 527. 528. 529. 530. 531. 532. 533. 534. 535. 536. 537. 538. 539. 540. 541. 542. 543. 544. 545. 546. 547. 548. 549. 550. 551. 552. 553. 554. 555. 556. 557. Who is the Patron Saint of Accountants? Saint Matthew In what country did the Sabines live? Italy Who often solved a three pipe problem? Sherlock Holmes The tumblebug is an alternative name for which insect? Dung Beetle St Stevens Tower is usually misnamed what? Big Ben What type of clothing article is a Belcher? Neckerchief Who was kidnapped in Robert Louis Stevenson's Kidnapped? David Balfour Jewish boys have a Barmitsva at 13 what do girls get at 12? A Batmitsva What European capitol stands on the river Aare? Berne Switzerland In which Dickens novel does Little Nell appear? The Old Curiosity Shop Name Harry Potters non magical cousin? Dudley Which real person took name meaning Man of Steel? Joseph Stalin What are woolly and spider types of? Monkey Where do boy scout leaders get their names from? The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling Where would you find a Mott Bailey and Keep? A Castle In what country was fashion designer Yves St Laurent born? Algeria What common British river name come from Celtic for river? Avon Jayne Austin is famous but who reigned Britain when she wrote? George III What composer was the there of the 1947 film Song of Love? Johannes Brahms Who is known as The father of Poetry? Homer Who was the first US president to be sworn in by a woman? Lyndon B Johnson when JFK killed Who sometimes used the pseudonym Al Brown? Alphonse Capone What does Monaco get most of its income from? Gambling Casinos etc Professor Kelp transformed into who? Buddy Love Jerry Lewis Nutty Professor What is the commonest item traded internationally? Petroleum and its by products Lake Tittikaka is in Peru and what other country? Bolivia Who was the first British monarch to visit America? George VI in 1939 Collective nouns - A nye of what? Pheasants Where was the Hesperus wrecked? Massachusetts Normans Woe Glos. Britain's oldest existing TU was founded in 1747 what trade? Brushmakers and General Workers In the creation myth on the fourth day God made what? Sun Moon Stars All PCs have a BIOS what does bios stand for? Basic Input Output System British soldiers mentioned in despatches get which bronze award? The Oak Leaf In 1967 an Australian had one 11lb in weight - what? Carrot Sissy Jupe adopted by Thomas Gradgrind which Dickens novel? Hard Times Operation Thunderbolt was the nickname given to which raid? Israeli raid on Entebbe In Japan what is Raku? Biscuit fired Pottery Skimbleshanks was a T S Elliot cat what was his area? The Railway Cat What is the largest Island in The Greater Antilles? Cuba What country used the first aircraft equipped bomber in war? Italy Italian Turkish war 1912 In what sport would you find a coffin? Cross country riding it's a fence John Huxham in 1750 invented which word? Influenza TABSO is the national airline of which country? Bulgaria Who wrote the comic opera Robinson Crusoe? Offenbach What was Didus Ineptus better known as? The Dodo What sport featured in the 1980 film Breaking Away? Cycling

13 558. 559. 560. 561. 562. 563. 564. 565. 566. 567. 568. 569. 570. 571. 572. 573. 574. 575. 576. 577. 578. 579. 580. 581. 582. 583. 584. 585. 586. 587. 588. 589. 590. 591. 592. 593. 594. 595. 596. 597. 598. 599. 600. 601. 602. 603. 604. 605. Ambigu was an early form of what card game? Poker The cast iron plant is another name for which pot plant? Aspidistra What does the name Tokyo mean? Eastern City Sir Walter Raleigh found what odd lake in Trinidad? Lake of Tar orAsphalt Worlds oldest existing treaty of 1373 between England and who? Portugal Bargasse is what type of vegetable matter? Sugar Cane Pulp Who was Hiawatha's father? Mudjekeewis The West Wind Kitty, fire, draw and tuck in are terms in what sport? Green Bowls Ordinary seaman Able Seaman what comes next? Leading Seaman What was Thin Lizzies first hit in 1973? Whiskey in the Jar The sprat belongs to what fish family? Herring The Horned Planet is better known as what? Venus Who did the painting on the cover of The Bands first album? Bob Dylan Carrantual is the highest peak in which country? Ireland Who wrote The Symphony of a Thousand? Mahler his eighth What is Greece's second city after Athens? Selonika What was Paul the Apostles real name? Saul When is Superman's birthday? 29th February John Young, Gemini 3, 1968 first to do what in space? Eat a hamburger What is the Curia? Administration of the Catholic Church The locals call it Firenze what do we call it? Florence Italy What common sign derived from the Medici family crest? Pawnbrokers balls What is a sound below 20 cycles a second called? A Woof Goldaming in Surrey was the first English town to have what? Electric street lighting Jim Bakus supplied the voice of which cartoon character? Mr Magoo Who speaks Quechua? Peruvian Indians Generally cornflowers are what colour? Blue Starting highest write the Roman Numerals in descending order? MDCLXVI or 1966 Yoi, Yame, Seremade and Hantai terms in what sport? Karate Africa's four great rivers Nile, Congo Zambezi and what? Niger Catriona was a sequel to which famous novel? Kidnapped R L Stevenson Who sang the original version of Blue Suede Shoes? Carl Perkins What kind of material is guipure? Lace Name a quadruped beginning with the letter N? Newt Nutria Nagli Unusual role Bogart play in The Return of Doctor X 1939? A Vampire In Norway what is a brisling? A Sprat Who composed the Symphonies Fantastique? Hector Berlioz Mediolanum was the Roman name for what Italian city? Milan Which British city had the first pavements (sidewalks) in 1688? Edinburgh in High St and Cowgate What is considered to be the worlds fastest team game? Ice Hockey What song did Marilyn Munroe sing in the film Bus Stop? That Old Black Magic Which King was the first to use the Royal We? Richard the Lionheart The locals call it Shqiperia what do we call this country? Albania What star sign is Harry Potter? Leo The word Mongol means what in Mongolian? Brave In the USA it's the Oscars what is it in France? Caesars What is the correct name for a virgin (uncalfed) cow? Heifer In the USA what is Marine One? Presidents Helicopter

14 606. 607. 608. 609. 610. 611. 612. 613. 614. 615. 616. 617. 618. 619. 620. 621. Dream 622. 623. 624. 625. 626. 627. 628. 629. 630. 631. 632. 633. 634. 635. 636. 637. 638. 639. 640. 641. 642. 643. 644. 645. 646. 647. 648. 649. 650. 651. 652. All my Yesterdays is which actors autobiography? Edward G Robinson Which type of full moon follows a harvest moon? Hunters Moon Which pop singer was Glad to be Gay? Tom Robinson The Wheel Spins Ethel Lina White basis for what Hitchcock film? The Lady Vanishes On average it takes 1.5 hours to do what? Fully cremate a corpse In Kiplings poem Gunga Din what job had Gunga Din? Water Carrier What began in 1877 but banned women until 1884? Wimbledon Tennis Who is the boss of UNCLE? Mr Waverley Which cities public transport lost property office is busiest? Tokyo Name only boxer to win a world title who never had a manager? Jake La Motta The opera The Tsar Sultan contains what famous musical piece? The Flight of the Bumblebee Five tons are mined annually - five tons of what? Diamonds In Venezuela lovers use pink what? Envelopes - post half price What country in distance is furthest from New Zealand? Spain Whose girlfriend had a pet snake called Enid? Adolf Hitler What word is in 1200 different languages without changing? Amen Whose horse was Black Nell? Wild Bill Hickoks Old Honiton Genoese and Mechlin all types of what? Lace Name the first teddy bear in space? Mishka 1980 Olympic mascot In France who are nicknamed the Kepis blancs? Foreign Legion Name Ernest Hemmingway's book dealing with bullfighting? Fiesta Which animal pronks? Springbok In the Wizard of Oz name the Good Witch of the North? Glinda Britain France and who fought the battle of Trafalgar? Spain Who's first book was Pebble in the Sky? Isaac Asimov Whose original back up group were The Blue Moon Boys? Elvis Presley Britannia female embodiment of Britain who is the French? Marianne Who wrote the line East is East and West is West? Rudyard Kipling Which American city used to be called Yerba Buena? San Francisco What's capital of The Peoples Democratic Republic of Yemen? Aden Who played Louis Armstrong in 1954 film The Glen Miller Story? He played himself In the Bible who climbed Mount Nebo? Moses to see promised land Where could you spend your Gourde? Haiti What sausage gets it's name from the Italian for Onion? Chipolata What does a cadastral map show? Large scale individual properties In what area of France is champagne made? Reims The longest recorded one lasted 51.5 minutes - what? Tennis rally 1029 strokes Who was the first British Royal to become a motorist? Prince of Wales Edward VII Ford Prefect came from a star in which constellation? Orion (Betelgeuse) What makes Argon, Neon and Helium unique in chemistry? No compounds In the Bible who put Daniel in the lions den? King Darius Cheval-vapeur in France is equal to what in English? Horse power The author of Moll Flanders wrote which more famous work? Robinson Crusoe On the Beaufort scale what is defined as force 11? A Storm The Spink standard catalogue lists information about what? Coins If you suffer from diplopia what have you got? Double vision What Shakespeare play Course true love never did run smooth? Midsummer Nights

15 653. 654. 655. 656. 657. 658. 659. 660. 661. 662. 663. 664. 665. 666. 667. 668. 669. 670. 671. 672. 673. 674. 675. 676. 677. 678. 679. 680. 681. 682. 683. 684. 685. 686. 687. 688. 689. 690. 691. 692. 693. 694. 695. 696. 697. 698. 699. The Old Aztecs played ollamalitzi what game does it resemble? Basketball In literature who lived at 7 Savile Row? Phileas Fogg What is the only Shakespeare play that mentions America? The Comedy of Errors (Act III Scene ii) Jan Lodvik Hock changed his name to what? Robert Maxwell What is the longest golf course to stage the British Open? Carnoustie 7066 yards Atlanta burned in Gone With the Wind was what old film set? King Kong it needed clearing What are Unaone, Soxisix and Novenine? International phonetic numbers 169 If something is caseous what is it like? Cheese William Herschel astronomer was a musician what instrument? Organ UK snooker players call it doubling what do US pool players say? Banking In MASH what was the character Radars full name? Walter O'Reilly Whose only novel was The Cardinals Mistress? Benito Mussolini Jimmy Doyle died during a title fight in 1947 who was opponent? Sugar Ray Robinson In 1900 Persian soldiers were paid with what? Donkeys In Islington in London it's a £50 fine for sleeping where? The Public Library Dr Deidrich Knickerbocker invented which famous character? Rip Van Winkle What occupation would use a dibble? Gardener - to make planting holes Which group of people first used gold fillings? Incas of Peru Miss Lemon is what detectives confidential secretary? Hercule Poirot Name Alice's pet cat? Dinah In the siege of Mafeking who led the defenders? Robert Baden Powell Beethoven's fifth piano concerto is nicknamed what? The Emperor What did Aristotle claim as the most delicate of table meats? Camel Which annual world championship is held at Coxheath Kent? Custard Pie throwing In which film did Cliff Richard sing Living Doll in 1959? Serious Charge Which Lombardy town is famed for its cheese? Gorgonzola Which acid dissolves glass? Hydrofluoric Acid Who wrote The female of the species more deadly than the male? Rudyard Kipling Musical terms - what does De Capo mean on a score? From the beginning What is a half of a half of a half of a half? A Sixteenth Who recorded as Dib Cochran and the Earwigs? Marc Bolan and David Bowie In what country is Tiahuanaco? Bolivia What exactly are chitterlings? Fried animals birds small intestines What was Winston Churchill's codename during WW2? Agent There are 4.5 gallons of ale in what container? Pin Of what did the poet John Milton die? Gout The musical instrument piccolo means what in Italian? Small In what country could you spend a tugrik? Mongolia All the pictures of which king are always shown in profile? King of Diamonds Pernell Roberts played which character in a TV western series? Adam Cartwright 1937 saw the first BBC TV broadcast of which event? Wimbledon Tennis Which orchestral instrument can play the highest note? The Violin Who was the runner up in the 1979 Le Mans 24 hour race? Paul Newman Airman T E Shaw in WW2 was better known as who? T E Laurence of Arabia Italian painter Jacopo Robusti is better known as who? Tintoretto What were volitos first demonstrated in Soho London in 1823? Roller Skates Which Mozart opera is subtitled School for Lovers? Cosi fan Tuti

16 700. 701. 702. 703. 704. 705. 706. 707. 708. 709. 710. 711. 712. 713. 714. 715. 716. 717. 718. 719. 720. 721. 722. 723. 724. 725. 726. 727. 728. 729. 730. 731. 732. 733. 734. 735. 736. 737. 738. 739. 740. 741. 742. 743. 744. 745. 746. 747. 748. In literature who married Mary Morstan? Dr John Watson Which game begins when the referee shouts draw? Lacrosse What is litmus derived from? Lichens Hydrosis is the medical term for what? Sweating Misogamy is a dislike or hatred of what? Marriage What car has been voted European car of the Century? Mini In India what is a khidmutgar? A Waiter Who sang about Saturday Night at the Movies? The Drifters Who owned the sword Joyeuse? Charlemagne It was finally abolished in Britain in 1948 - what was? Flogging Beethoven's sixth symphony is known as what? The Pastoral Which English King had the most legitimate children (18)? Edward I The windhover is an alternative name for which bird? Kestrel Where is the US masters golf tournament always played? Augusta Georgia Santa Cruz airport serves which city? Bombay Silver hallmarks - what object is stamped on Birmingham items? Anchor Graham Hill won 1968 world championship in which make of car? Lotus Opaque 2 is a modern variety of which cereal crop? Maize Who was the first tennis player to achieve the grand slam? Donald Budge What are padmasana sirsasana and savasana? Yoga Positions What is strange about the Golden Queen holly? It is male Golden King is female What is the last book of the Old Testament? Malachi Queen Mary II died at age 32 what killed her? Smallpox What metal is used in galvanizing? Zinc A 25 to 31 mph wind on the Beaufort scale is called what? Strong Breeze The false plane tree is better known as what? The Sycamore Baptista is Katherine's father in which Shakespeare play? The Taming of the Shrew Lepidoptera (from the Greek) literally means what? Scaly Winged In what sport might you see a stem-christie? Skiing Why a camel haired brushes (made from squirrel) called camel? Invented by Mr Camel What common item has 32 points? The compass In 1823 the British army soldiers were first issued with what? Trousers Who was the first American to win a Nobel prize? Theodore Roosevelt In Shakespeare Hamlet who is Ophelia's brother? Laertes What is the worlds largest airline? Aeroflot What is the brightest star always in the Northern sky? Vega 24% of British men have no what? Real teeth Most people associate the colour green with which flavour? Mint Mendelssohn's Wedding March comes from which work? A Midsummer Nights Dream Whose autobiography was "Can you tell what it is yet"? Rolf Harris What did Joseph Gayetty invent in 1857? Toilet Rolls The Andaman Islands are in which bay? The Bay of Bengal What colour are lobsters? Dark Blue/green pink when cooked What does per capita literally mean? Per Head J G Galle discovered it in 1846 - discovered what? The planet Neptune Silent movie star Ben Turpin insured his what for $500000? His Squint What does a potometer measure? Water intake What was Winston Churchill's favourite participation sport? Polo The average person eats 800 in their lifetime 800 what? Chickens

17 749. 750. 751. 752. 753. 754. 755. 756. 757. 758. 759. 760. wettest 761. 762. 763. 764. 765. 766. 767. 768. 769. 770. 771. 772. 773. 774. 775. 776. 777. 778. 779. 780. 781. 782. 783. 784. 785. 786. 787. 788. 789. 790. 791. 792. 793. 794. 795. What country used the ringgit as currency? Malaysia What's the name of the Bar Restaurant in the TV show Quincy? Danny's In what Dickens novel does Alfred Jingle appear? The Pickwick Papers Ajax was the trade mark of the worlds first what? Flush lavatory Brass instrument is thought to be the most difficult to play? The French Horn SF the international car registration letters for which country? Finland Jacques Garnerin made the first in 1797 the first what? Parachute Jump The British army used to wear puttees what's it literally mean? Bandages from Hindu The orchestra usually tunes up to what instrument? Oboe What is the most frequent cause of business errors? Illegible handwriting Which magical city is located in the Valley of the Blue Moon? Shangri-La James Hilton Lost Horizon In which European city is the Arch of Titus? Rome Frank Oz was the voice of who? Miss Piggy in the Muppets On a standard rainbow what colour is on the inside of the curve? Violet What musical term means playing with each note detached? Staccato What animal stands for the longest period? African Elephant over 50 years In what country did the word plonk meaning wine originate? Australia Alfred Packer in the USA was convicted of what strange crime? Cannibalism Captain Flint buried his treasure where ( Ben Gunn dug it up )? Skeleton Island Who composed a symphony nicknamed The Hen? Joseph Hayden In Solar system there are 2 Mount Olympus's Greece and where? Mars Saint Lidwina is the Patron Saint of who? Skaters Who would use a caret? Printer it's an insertion mark Who was the first woman to win 4 consecutive US tennis open? Chris Evert Lloyd What is the lowest title handed down from father to son? Baronet What is Britain's largest carnivorous animal? Badger How many women know the formula of Coca Cola? None - not allowed Schubert's fourth symphony is nicknamed the what? Tragic What are Portland Vases made from? Glass Where could you have a kip - then spend it? Laos its currency What is a corduroy road made from? Logs laid down on swampy ground In 18th century England what was known as Old Tom? Gin In Goldfinger name the actress painted gold? Shirley Eaton In 1949 what was introduced to cars for the first time? The Ignition key Who was the father of Alexander the Great? Philip II of Macedon What is the central part of a backgammon board called? The Bar King Henry VIII trained as what? A Priest What sports name translates as Little Game of War? Lacrosse What are Claymore, Thistle and Piper? North Sea Oil Fields What colour tranquillisers work best? Yellow In what city did 8 year old Mozart compose his first symphony? London In Yiddish what is your Pupik? Belly Button Who was Ben Hurs rival in the great chariot race? Messala Britain's Frankie Wainman was world champion 1979 what sport? Stock Car Racing John McEnroe won Wimbledon doubles with what partner? Peter Fleming Pride, Avarice, Envy, Gluttony, Sloth, Lust what's missing? Wrath On average it rains 4 days a week in what European capital? Amsterdam or Brussels is

18 796. 797. 798. 799. 800. 801. 802. 803. 804. 805. 806. 807. 808. 809. 810. 811. 812. 813. 814. 815. 816. 817. 818. 819. 820. 821. 822. 823. 824. 825. 826. 827. 828. 829. 830. 831. 832. 833. 834. 835. 836. 837. 838. 839. 840. The Italian Chianina is recognises as being the oldest what? Breed of Cattle Which country makes the most films per year? India In what Puccini opera does Scarpia appear? Tosca Who wrote Travels with a Donkey on his honeymoon? Robert Louis Stevenson The araucaria has what more common name? The Monkey Puzzle tree Who was Douglas Elton Ullman better known as? Douglas Fairbanks Senior In what does a steganographer write messages? Invisible ink Charles Duff wrote the macabre Handbook of what? Hanging In The Dukes of Hazard who was the sheriff? Roscoe P Coltrane What would you do with a hecklephone? Play it - type of woodwind In the famous song my true love sent me nine what? Drummers drumming Richard Arkwright invented the Spinning Jenny what job had he? Barber What is or was a Portuguese moidore? A Gold Coin A husband and wife won gold medals 1952 Olympics who? Emile Dana Zatopek marathon javelin Collective nouns - A Desert of what? Lapwings Which writer created the detective Lord Peter Wimsey? Dorethy L Sayers On the same subject who eventually married Lord Peter Wimsey? Harriot Vane What is rayon made from? Wood pulp Yorick in Shakespeare's Hamlet had what job (when alive)? Jester Sir Eyre Massey Shaw hold what Olympic record from 1900? Oldest gold yachting he was 70 What is the worlds third largest island? Borneo Corporals Henshaw and Barbella report to which sergeant? Sergeant Bilko The word electricity comes from the Greek word for what? Amber Name the Motown star shot and killed by his father in 1984? Marvin Gaye Collective nouns - A Fall of what? Woodcocks Leslie Hornby became more famous as who? Twiggy September should be seventh month by name why is it ninth? Its 7th year used to start in March When introduced they were pockets for men only - what were? Handbags What are or were The Adena, Cayuga, Haida and Nootka? North American native Indian tribes Traditional wedding anniversaries what's given on the twelfth? Silk What are Grenadier, Idared and Ellison's Orange types of? Apples Who fought at the battles of Bastia, Calvi and Toulon? Horatio Nelson A numismatist collects coins and what else? Medals Where could you spend a Kyat? Burma In what series of stories did Inspector Lestrade appear? Sherlock Holmes Name the home city of the US football team nicknamed Falcons? Atlanta Gilbert & Sullivan operetta subtitled The Peer and the Peri? Iolanthe Hymen in Greek Genius in Roman Gods of what? Fertility and Marriage What can come in types Blue, Spear, Couch and Arrow? Grass Bees live in a hive what do seals live in? A Rookery Hercules performed twelve labours what was number seven? Capture of the Cretan Bull A philomath has a love of what? Learning A young what can be called a Boyet, Eyas or Nyas? Hawk What trade did Bonito, Calico Jack, and Dick Hatteraick follow? Pirates What takes place at Montlhery France and Zandvoort Holland? Motor car racing

19 841. 842. 843. 844. 845. 846. 847. 848. 849. 850. 851. 852. 853. 854. 855. 856. 857. 858. 859. 860. 861. 862. 863. 864. 865. 866. 867. 868. 869. 870. 871. 872. 873. 874. 875. 876. 877. 878. 879. 880. 881. 882. 883. 884. 885. 886. 887. What is the literal meaning of the Spanish word tapas (snacks)? Cover or covers The martial art tai quon do translates literally as what? Kick Art Way Wings of Desire a foreign film remade as what with Nicolas Cage? City of Angels Scooby Do is what breed of dog? Great Dane Which book of The Bible is also a title of a Bob Marley album? Exodus The Romans called it Eboracum name this English city? York Who wrote "To err is human to forgive divine"? Alexander Pope essay on criticism In England what can be private, public or approved? Schools In what traditional entertainment does the dog Toby appear? Punch and Judy Where could you spend a Sol? Peru What UK football team nick The Glaziers play at Selhurst Park? Crystal Palace Thanatos in Greek Mors in Roman Gods of what? Death Robin, Rugby and Simple appear in which Shakespeare play? The Merry Wives of Windsor Where would you find A Pope Empress Hermit and Juggler? They are Tarot Cards In traditional anniversaries what is given for the thirtieth? Pearl Apart from a brand name what is a Reebok? An Antelope Jason sailed in the Argo but who steered the ship? Argus What are pink, pram, snow, koff, buss, bark and dory types of? Boats or other water craft What was Boucan that gave Buccaneers their name? Dried meat Dacca is the capital of which country? Bangladesh What links a Gig, Spider and Phaeton? Horse drawn carriages What's parts include barbican, oilette and donjon? A Castle In London what are The Cavalry, Marlborough and Savile? Private Members Clubs What does a phillumenist collect? Matchbox labels Electric, Perse and smalt shades of which colour? Blue What links Sword, Square, Floral and Barn? Types of Dance What is a Kerry Blue? Dog type of Terrier In Heraldry what is a canton? A Corner What links the trees Bodhi, Peepul and Ailento? They are all sacred to someone Fictional character lived at Montague street before moving? Sherlock Holmes Chronos in Greek Saturnus in Roman Gods of what? The Harvest A Grice is a young what? Wild Boar International registration letters what country is ZR? Zaire There are only two three letter herbs Rue and what? Bay In mythology who rode an eight legged horse called Sleipner? Odin Parr, Smolt and Grilse different names same thing what? Salmon - life stages Name the raven in George Orwell's Animal Farm? Moses All US Presidents were Federalists Republicans Democrats or what? Whigs 1841 - 45 1850 - 53 Ezekiel, Jeremiah, Eli and Isaiah were all what in The Bible? Prophets What family were the last ruling house of Italy? Savoy Where would you find a Bonnet, Course, Dabbler and Driver? Ship they are sails Who said Tis better to have loved and lost etc? Alfred Lord Tennyson In Memoriam What Gilbert & Sullivan operetta was subtitled Bunthorns Bride? Patience Which poet wrote A thing of beauty is a joy forever in Endymion? Keats Copeland, Mason, Dux and Bow all types of what? Pottery In Greek mythology who was Queen of the underworld? Persephone Which writer created Tabitha Twitchet, Babbity Bumble, Mr Tod? Beatrix Potter

20 888. 889. 890. 891. 892. 893. 894. 895. 896. 897. 898. 899. 900. 901. 902. 903. 904. 905. 906. 907. 908. 909. 910. 911. 912. 913. 914. 915. 916. 917. 918. 919. 920. 921. 922. 923. 924. 925. 926. 927. 928. 929. 930. 931. 932. 933. What links Bass, Messina, Hormuz and Torres? Straits of water What does a philologist study? Languages Which authors first (unsuccessful) book was Inland Voyage? Robert Louis Stevenson Details of what can be found in The Blue Book? US Aristocracy Backfall, diapason, pallet, gamba, sticker all parts of what? Pipe Organ Oedipus married his mother - who was she? Jocasta In Heraldry if things are accosted what position are they in? Side by Side Pintado, Pochard, Scaup, Scoter and Smee types of what? Ducks Name Shakespeare play Ariel, Miranda and Prospero appear? The Tempest Xanthic, Fallow and Aureate shades of which colour? Yellow Brickbat, Pecorino, Mycella and Tilsiter all types of what? Cheese What is the capital of Panama? Panama Name both the Greek and Roman God of Prophecy and Plagues? Apollo What popular party drink gets its name from Sanskrit meaning 5? Punch - originally 5 ingredients London link Prince Edward's, Prince of Wales, Her Majesty's? Theatres Which country borders Russia Sweden and Norway? Finland What type of creature is an Orb Weaver? Spider Whose autobiography was called Tall Dark and Gruesome? Christopher Lee In publishing what is the verso? Left page - Recto right page British Raj in India lasted 90 years what's it literally mean? Rule What ancient Roman buildings name means Place for a Giant? Coliseum What links Ciampino, Lod and Waalhaven? Airports Rome Tel Aviv Rotterdam John Tenniel drew the illustrations for what famous book? Alice in Wonderland Only two north American Indian tribes with 3 letters Wea and? Fox Collective nouns - A Congregation of what? Plovers Admiral Horatio Nelson lost his arm at which battle? Tenerife In WW2 what was the British equivalent of the German E-Boat? MTB or MotorTorpedo Boat International car registration letters what country is RA? Argentina Of what are Bristol, Rockingham, Chelsea, and Minton types? Pottery Porcelain China Who is known as The father of English poetry - 1340 - 1400? Geoffrey Chaucer According to the rhyme what's the fate of Wednesdays child? Full of Woe What are or were Tester, Royal, Mark and Noble? Old English coins Bistre, Sorrel and Vandyke are shades of which colour? Brown If you were watching cricket at The Outer in which city are you? Melbourne Australia You have a foursome and a shag what have you done? Dance they are types of dance What peoples name literally translates as ordinary? Maori What are the Anatolian, Atacama, Nafud and Zirreh? Deserts Sam Weller was whose servant in a Dickens book? Samuel Pickwick Dandy Dinmont, Bedlington, Sealyham are what types of dog? Terriers What is extracted from the ore caserite? Tin John Palmer is buried in York what better known name? Dick Turpin The Carmelite monks have what more common name? Whitefriers In what sport does a player win when they get 15 points? Badminton American Football - where do the Lions play at home? Detroit In England what links Arden, Dean, Kielder and New? Forests In what country would you be rich in Leu? Rumanian currency

21 934. 935. 936. 937. 938. 939. 940. 941. 942. 943. 944. 945. 946. 947. 948. 949. 950. 951. 952. 953. 954. 955. 956. 957. 958. 959. 960. 961. 962. 963. 964. 965. 966. 967. 968. 969. 970. 971. 972. 973. 974. 975. 976. 977. 978. 979. 980. 981. Messidor, Thermidor and Fructidor were what in 1789 (JJA)? French revolutionary calendar months What fruit can be Red Black or White? Currants In fashion correspondent and bar are types of what item? Shoe Artemis is Greek Goddess of what - only one among all Gods? Virginity and Chastity 25% of the adult male population of the UK are what? Over 6 feet tall Churchill, Iroquois, Owen and Smiths are all what? Waterfalls A company called Symbol owns patent to what common item? Bar Code What can you find on California's Mount Cook? Hollywood sign Fescue, Foxtail, Ruppia and Quitch are types of what? Grass In the twelve labours of Hercules what did he do third? Capture Arcadian Stag In Heraldry what symbol is a lymphad? Ship with oars What job links Paul Clifford, Claude Duval, Capt. Macheath? Highwayman Whose cases were Empty House Copper Beeches Black Peter? Sherlock Holmes Which King is known as The Suicide King? King of Hearts Sword through head In Costa Rica and El Salvador you spend what? Colons In the Christmas song your true love gave you give eight what? Maids a Milking Name the Capital of the Ukraine? Kiev What was the name of the dog in Peter Pan? Nana UK football Derby County home the Baseball Ground nickname? Rams Every 12 seconds in USA someone does what in a Holiday Inn? Steals a towel Who rode a horse called Lamri? King Arthur Which stringed instrument is blown to produce sound? Aeolian Harp Bear, Bird, Goat, Eagle, Swan and Rabbit what links in Ireland? All Islands Hera in Greece Juno in Rome Goddesses of what? Childbirth In Japan what is an obi? A wide Sash worn like a belt Honi soit qui mal y pence is the motto of what organisation? Order of the Garter What is unusual about The lake of Monteith in Scotland? Only one the rest are Lochs Which tree is sacred to Apollo (Daphne changed into one)? Laurel Who wrote The Dong with the Luminous Nose and The Jumblies? Edward Lear What are Blur Crow, Brimstone, Owl and Ringlet types of? Butterflies The liquor Curacao is flavoured with what? Orange In French legend who is the lover of Abelard? Heloise If a male ass is a Jackass what is a female called? Jenny What are Luster, Moreen, Mungo and Nankeen types of? Material or fabric In George Orwell's Animal Farm what type of animal was Muriel? The Goat In London what links Lambeth, St James and Westminster? All Palaces What does an icthyophage do? Eats Fish Oswestry founded in 1407 is Britain's oldest what? Public School Eton 1440 next In mythology who married the beautiful maid Galatea? King Pygmalion Aphrodite life In Bradshaws you would find information about what? Railways The Romans called it Mamcunium what is this English city? Manchester Shakespeare wrote Cruel only to be kind in what play? Hamlet Traditional 7 Seas N S Atlantic N S Pacific Arctic Antarctic? Indian Launfal, Pelleas and Tristram were part of what group? Knights of the Round Table Who wrote the humorous books on One Upmanship? Steven Potter Greek Roman Apollo Babylonian Marduk Indian Vishnu gods? Healing Which English King rode a horse called White Surrey? Richard III Billycock, Wideawake, Gibus and Mitre all types of what? Hat

22 982. 983. 984. 985. 986. 987. 988. 989. 990. 991. 992. 993. 994. 995. 996. courses 997. 998. 999. 1000. A Tiercel is the correct name for a male what? Hawk or Falcon An algophile loves what? Pain Who is the Roman Goddess of invention and wisdom? Minerva What would you do with a celesta? Play its a percussion instrument Quilp (A Dwarf) is a character in which Dickens novel? The Old Curiosity Shop What word can be added to Fae, Fen, Bil, Goose to make fruit? Berry Caracul, Dorset, Urial, Mufflon and Jacobs are types of what? Sheep What are Strength, Chariot and Hermit? Tarot Cards Belly, Block, Blout, Nut, Rib and waist are all parts of what? A Violin Mauna Loa, Paricutin, Surtsey and Susya are all what? Volcanoes Which countries leader was an extra in Hollywood? Fidel Castro BOZ was the penname if which writer? Charles Dickens What bird is sometimes called the Yaffle? Woodpecker What organisation is known as the Society of Friends? Quakers Balein, Boops, Fin, Grampus and Pothead are types of what? Whale The Ten Commandments what was number four? Keep the Sabbath holy Who wrote the play Androcles and the Lion? George Bernard Shaw What country was ruled by the Schleswig-Holstein dynasty? Greece In France what take place at Auteuil, Saint-Cloud and Chantilly? Horse Racing they are

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