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    Quiz 40

    Sorry it's been a while now folks but I thought it was about time for me to pull my finger out and give you a little something to exercise those brain cells. Usual rules apply, NO GOOGLING, and answers to be sent to my inbox. All answers to be with me no later than 8pm Friday 24th March 2017. Feel free to get the family involved and best of luck to you all, Oh and most importantly. ENJOY!!


    Music

    Girl group Wilson Phillips followed in the footsteps of their musical fathers who had huge success as which well known act?
    Who had hits with Ain't Too Proud To Beg and Papa Was A Rolling Stone?
    James Dean Bradfield is the lead singer of which band?
    Gordon Matthew Sumner is better known be what name?
    'Out on the road today, I saw a DEADHEAD sticker on a Cadillac' is a line from which song?


    General Knowledge

    Which company brought us the Gameboy hand held console?
    Who's product is 'finger lickin' good'?
    What colour is Bond Street on a Monopoly board?
    Which letter in Morse Code consists of one single dash?
    How is the condition ‘scrivener’s palsy’ better known?


    TV & Movies

    The Longest Yard, Varsity Blues, and The Waterboy, are movies featuring which sport?
    What is the name of the lead character portayed by Tom Cruise in the Mission Impossible franchise?
    Which TV Show links Angela Rippon, Quentin Wilson, and Chris Evans?
    What is the world longest running soap opera?
    Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon and Taron Egerton provide voices is which animated musical movie?


    History

    In which U.S. city did Martin Luther King Jr. deliver his famous ‘I Have A Dream’ speech in 1963?
    ‘Eboracum’ was the Roman name for which English city?
    How many shillings were formerly equivalent to one crown?
    Who was the first person to complete a solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean?
    In which year was Nelson Mandela released from prison?
    ‘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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    Time to get those thinking caps on!!
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    I'd start with the first question lol
    ‘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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    oo that's awesome!
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    I am going to wait until I see my intelligent kids before I give any answers lol

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    I've jotted down 5 answers then got stuck, is looking a a monopoly board ok for the question about Bond St. or is that cheating.
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    Not "nagging" really... Suzi's Avatar
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    Yes, very much so....
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    Have I scared you all off with this one? Not many entries so far. Remember folks you've gotta be in it to win it and the forum bragging rights are there for the taking.
    ‘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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    Shhhh! The fewer who enter, the higher chance I have of winning!
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    Just tied my entry to a carrier pigeon's leg and sent it winging to Stella.
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