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    Quiz 36

    About time I pulled my finger out and sorted another quiz for you all to wrack your brains over. Rules are the same as always, NO GOOGLING and answers to be sent to my inbox no later than 8pm Friday 28th. The prize being the forum bragging rights. Have fun and enjoy....

    General Knowledge

    Where in the UK did Ford Motor Company open a manufacturing plant in 1931?
    In 1998 who was arrested for a 'lewd act' in a public toilet?
    Where in the body is the sternum located?
    In which sport would a player perform a bank shot by deflecting a ball off a backboard and into a hoop?
    A hematologist is a doctor who specializes in the study of what?


    Music

    Walking on Sunshine was a hit for which group?
    Don Henley became famous as singer and drummer of which band?
    The Fratellis originate from which part of the UK?
    What is Adele's surname?
    Step By Step was a 1990 hit for who?


    Geography

    Idaho, Colorado or Nebraska. Which US state is furthest north?
    Lizard Point is in which county?
    Lusaka is the capital of which African country?
    How many countries share a border with Russia?
    Can you name the following countries from the name given in there native language?
    Hellas
    Nippon
    Magyarország
    Kampuchea
    Aotearoa


    Science and Nature

    The Fujita scale a measurement of what?
    In 2006 which planet was reclassified as a ‘Dwarf Planet’?
    What was the name of the spacecraft which was launched into the Earth’s orbit on 3rd November 1957 carrying the first living animal, Laika the dog?
    What is the correct term for a female rabbit?
    Which part of the body contains the scaphoid bone?
    ‘The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
    J. M. Barrie

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    Not "nagging" really... Suzi's Avatar
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    Epic quiz! Thank you!
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    Not so many entries this week. Come on folks, let's get those brain cells working
    ‘The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    Not "nagging" really... Suzi's Avatar
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    No don't! I need every bit of help to win! Being the only person to enter would help!
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    Sorry Suzi, you should have said earlier!
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    Damn and blast!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Suzi View Post
    No don't! I need every bit of help to win! Being the only person to enter would help!
    There aren't that few entries, lol
    ‘The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    I remember Laika the dog it was all over the newspapers when I was a kid but that's all I remember.
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    Stella who won the Quiz (36)?
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