Funday Friday - Trivia

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  1. ScottyEightSix

    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    Thought I would involve you all in my works quiz:

    Total Trivia

    1. What kind of heavenly body is made of very hot gas and gives out heat and light?

    2. What is the name for a creature that eats both plants and animal?

    3. What country is Beirut the capital of?

    4. In which country would you find a kibbutz?

    5. Who had a 1983 number 1 album called ‘colour by numbers’?

    6. The 2000 of which songstress was called ‘RISE’?

    7. What does ‘AC’ stand for in electrical current?

    8. What does a Chronometer measure?

    9. In which US state did surfing originate?

    10. What is the lowest boxing weight category?

    11. In which movie did an alien phone home?

    12. What is the name of The Grinch’s canine side kick?

    13. What instrument did the Jazz Musician Miles Davies play?

    14. By what name is Paul David Hewson better known as?

    15. What is a pond slider?

    16. How does the Chuckwalla lizard avoid predators?

    17. What did the Seven Dwarfs do?

    18. What is Mutton: calf meat, sheep meat or lamb meat?

    19. How many events make up a Biathlon?

    20. What is the first shot in a tennis rally called?

    21. Which actor played Frank Spencer is some mothers so ave em?

    22. Who won the Grand Prix championship in 1969, 1971 and 1973?

    23. What was the name of the ship the Pilgrim Fathers travelled to America?

    24. What is the capital of Colombia?

    25. Who played Clarice Starling in the silence of the lambs?

    26. What colour are a babies eyes at birth?

    27. Which of the 7 dwarfs wears glasses?

    28. What is the only venomous snake in the UK?

    29. In which city is Graceland, the former home of Elvis?

    30. What bird can’t fly but can swim?

    31. Which US president gave the Gettysburg address?

    32. What is the shortest word in the English Language to contain a,b,c,d,e and f?

    33. Who was the only female athelete at the 1976 Summer Olympics not given a sex test?

    34. What was the the nickname of Louis Armstrong?

    35. Who was Shakespeare’s wife?

    36. What is the largest planet in the solar system?

    37. What do the 5 Olympic rings represent?

    38. What country is Lake Garda in?

    39. Who did Mohammad Ali beat to become World Heavyweight Champion for the first time?

    40. What sport would you use a mallet in?


    Answers will be revealed at about 4:00 pm
     
  2. Fortune^

    Fortune^ ( ͠° ͟ʖ ͡°)

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    This is a devious was of getting us to help you win the quality street prize scotty.
     
  3. ScottyEightSix

    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    I've already handed my answers in :D
     
  4. *SweetPea*

    *SweetPea* LADY VINYL

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    What kind of place do you work where they do 'Funday Friday' ?! Sounds bloody awful.

    I hope you hurt the person that made this.
     
  5. Gloxxy

    Gloxxy I SNORT COAL

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    Total Trivia

    1. What kind of heavenly body is made of very hot gas and gives out heat and light? Sun

    2. What is the name for a creature that eats both plants and animal? Omnivore

    3. What country is Beirut the capital of? The funk phenomenon, I bomb on you like........

    4. In which country would you find a kibbutz? Israel

    5. Who had a 1983 number 1 album called ‘colour by numbers’? Culture Club

    6. The 2000 of which songstress was called ‘RISE’? Gabrielle

    7. What does ‘AC’ stand for in electrical current? Alternating Current

    8. What does a Chronometer measure? Time

    9. In which US state did surfing originate? Hawaii

    10. What is the lowest boxing weight category? Strawweight

    11. In which movie did an alien phone home? E.T.

    12. What is the name of The Grinch’s canine side kick? Max

    13. What instrument did the Jazz Musician Miles Davies play? Trumpet

    14. By what name is Paul David Hewson better known as? Bono

    15. What is a pond slider? Insect

    16. How does the Chuckwalla lizard avoid predators? Hides inbetween rocks and inflates itself

    17. What did the Seven Dwarfs do? Mine

    18. What is Mutton: calf meat, sheep meat or lamb meat? Sheep meat

    19. How many events make up a Biathlon? 2

    20. What is the first shot in a tennis rally called? Serve

    21. Which actor played Frank Spencer is some mothers so ave em? Michael Crawford

    22. Who won the Grand Prix championship in 1969, 1971 and 1973? Jackie Stewart

    23. What was the name of the ship the Pilgrim Fathers travelled to America? Mayflower

    24. What is the capital of Colombia? Bogota

    25. Who played Clarice Starling in the silence of the lambs? Jodie Foster

    26. What colour are a babies eyes at birth? Dark Blue

    27. Which of the 7 dwarfs wears glasses? Doc

    28. What is the only venomous snake in the UK? Common Adder

    29. In which city is Graceland, the former home of Elvis? Memphis

    30. What bird can’t fly but can swim? Penguin

    31. Which US president gave the Gettysburg address? Abe Lincoln

    32. What is the shortest word in the English Language to contain a,b,c,d,e and f? Feedback

    33. Who was the only female athelete at the 1976 Summer Olympics not given a sex test? Princess Anne

    34. What was the the nickname of Louis Armstrong? Satchmo

    35. Who was Shakespeare’s wife? Anne Hathaway

    36. What is the largest planet in the solar system? Jupiter

    37. What do the 5 Olympic rings represent? The 5 continents

    38. What country is Lake Garda in? Italy

    39. Who did Mohammad Ali beat to become World Heavyweight Champion for the first time? Sonny Liston

    40. What sport would you use a mallet in? Croquet or Polo
     
  6. ScottyEightSix

    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    1 wrong, 2 half right
     
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  7. spiderfran286

    spiderfran286 "Yes, squid pro roe..."

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    Total Trivia

    1. What kind of heavenly body is made of very hot gas and gives out heat and light?

    The sun

    2. What is the name for a creature that eats both plants and animal?

    omnivore

    3. What country is Beirut the capital of?

    Lebanon

    4. In which country would you find a kibbutz?

    Israel

    5. Who had a 1983 number 1 album called ‘colour by numbers’?

    Culture Club

    6. The 2000 of which songstress was called ‘RISE’?

    Gabrielle

    7. What does ‘AC’ stand for in electrical current?

    Alternating Current

    8. What does a Chronometer measure?

    Time

    9. In which US state did surfing originate?

    Hawaii

    10. What is the lowest boxing weight category?

    Minimumweight

    11. In which movie did an alien phone home?

    ET

    12. What is the name of The Grinch’s canine side kick?

    MAX

    13. What instrument did the Jazz Musician play?

    Trumpet

    14. By what name is Paul David Hewson better known as?

    BONO

    15. What is a pond slider?

    like a turtle/tortoise

    16. How does the Chuckwalla lizard avoid predators?

    by inflating its body

    17. What did the Seven Dwarfs do?

    miners?

    18. What is Mutton: calf meat, sheep meat or lamb meat?

    mutton is lamb that is more than 2 years old

    19. How many events make up a Biathlon?

    2

    20. What is the first shot in a tennis rally called?

    Serve

    21. Which actor played Frank Spencer is some mothers so ave em?

    Michael Crawford

    22. Who won the Grand Prix championship in 1969, 1971 and 1973?

    Jackie Stewart

    23. What was the name of the ship the Pilgrim Fathers travelled to America?

    The Mayflower

    24. What is the capital of Colombia?

    Bogotá

    25. Who played Clarice Starling in the silence of the lambs?

    Jodie Foster

    26. What colour are a babies eyes at birth?

    dark blue

    27. Which of the 7 dwarfs wears glasses?

    Doc

    28. What is the only venomous snake in the UK?

    Adders

    29. In which city is Graceland, the former home of Elvis?

    Memphis

    30. What bird can’t fly but can swim?

    a penguin

    31. Which US president gave the Gettysburg address?

    Lincoln

    32. What is the shortest word in the English Language to contain a,b,c,d,e and f?

    Feedback

    33. Who was the only female athelete at the 1976 Summer Olympics not given a sex test?

    Princess Anne

    34. What was the the nickname of Louis Armstrong?

    Satchmo

    35. Who was Shakespeare’s wife?

    Anne Hathaway

    36. What is the largest planet in the solar system?

    Jupiter

    37. What do the 5 Olympic rings represent?

    The five interlocking rings represent five continents or major geographical areas of the world. The five main regions: Africa, the Americas (North and South America are combined), Asia, Europe and Oceania.

    38. What country is Lake Garda in?

    Italy

    39. Who did Mohammad Ali beat to become World Heavyweight Champion for the first time?

    Sonny Liston in 1964

    40. What sport would you use a mallet in?

    crochet

    oh and i did it b4 i saw gloxx's answers....
     
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  8. Borf™

    Borf™ Borf

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  9. Gloxxy

    Gloxxy I SNORT COAL

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    I'm guessing 15 was wrong. Which 2 were half right then?
     
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    Gloxxy I SNORT COAL

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    Haha. I thought that when I saw his answer. Its sheep meat that is more than 1 year old.
     
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    Borf™ Borf

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    Yeh, a pond slider it practically a terrapin.
     
  12. ScottyEightSix

    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    Yeah 15 is a turtle

    a black adder is the only venomous snake in britan and caucasion babies eyes are blue and all others are brown
     
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    Borf™ Borf

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    Common Adder is a Black Adder.

    To us in the UK anyway.
     
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    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    Borf™ Borf

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    Lily won't be impressed with your poor serpent knowledge.
     
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    Dan M hard gay northern bear

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    q 40 answer = pop up pirate
     
  17. Dj Dirty Pimp

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    Total Trivia

    1. What kind of heavenly body is made of very hot gas and gives out heat and light? Sun/star

    2. What is the name for a creature that eats both plants and animal? ?

    3. What country is Beirut the capital of? Lebanon

    4. In which country would you find a kibbutz? Iran

    5. Who had a 1983 number 1 album called ‘colour by numbers’? pass

    6. The 2000 of which songstress was called ‘RISE’? Pass

    7. What does ‘AC’ stand for in electrical current? Alternating current

    8. What does a Chronometer measure? Time?

    9. In which US state did surfing originate? California

    10. What is the lowest boxing weight category? feather weight?

    11. In which movie did an alien phone home? ET

    12. What is the name of The Grinch’s canine side kick? pass

    13. What instrument did the Jazz Musician Miles Davies play? pass

    14. By what name is Paul David Hewson better known as? pass

    15. What is a pond slider? an insect that slides on the surface of your pond

    16. How does the Chuckwalla lizard avoid predators? sprays them?

    17. What did the Seven Dwarfs do? pass!!!

    18. What is Mutton: calf meat, sheep meat or lamb meat? sheep meat

    19. How many events make up a Biathlon? two?

    20. What is the first shot in a tennis rally called? servis

    21. Which actor played Frank Spencer is some mothers so ave em? pass

    22. Who won the Grand Prix championship in 1969, 1971 and 1973? pass

    23. What was the name of the ship the Pilgrim Fathers travelled to America? Pass

    24. What is the capital of Colombia? Pass

    25. Who played Clarice Starling in the silence of the lambs? Jodie foster (fosshter haha)

    26. What colour are a babies eyes at birth? Blue

    27. Which of the 7 dwarfs wears glasses? pass

    28. What is the only venomous snake in the UK? Adder

    29. In which city is Graceland, the former home of Elvis? Vegas?

    30. What bird can’t fly but can swim? Penguin

    31. Which US president gave the Gettysburg address? Abrah lincon

    32. What is the shortest word in the English Language to contain a,b,c,d,e and f? Pass

    33. Who was the only female athelete at the 1976 Summer Olympics not given a sex test? Pass

    34. What was the the nickname of Louis Armstrong? pass

    35. Who was Shakespeare’s wife? pass

    36. What is the largest planet in the solar system? Jupiter

    37. What do the 5 Olympic rings represent? every flag colour :S?

    38. What country is Lake Garda in? Pass

    39. Who did Mohammad Ali beat to become World Heavyweight Champion for the first time? Pass

    40. What sport would you use a mallet in? Polo!


    All of this was done without the use of internet, all done from memory, hence all the passes lol
     
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    Dj Dirty Pimp Active Member

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    and everyone else has blatently used the interenet, either that or we are on a forum full of geniouses
     
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    Borf™ Borf

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    Nah bro, there were like 3 I didn't know.

    But I do spend a lot of time on quiz machines in pubs.