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    Come on guys (and girls) make my day and enter the quiz, it's fun and free and who can resist free fun
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    Passerby: Hey Mike do you know there's a DWD quiz?

    Mike: I sure do and believe it is a stupendously fun quiz.

    Passerby: That's awesome Mike think I'll enter.

    Mike: Please do, there's still time to enter.

    Passerby: I'll get to it right now.

    Mike: Make sure you do buddy as the sands of the hourglass of quizziness run out in just over a day.
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    Come on guys! I could do with some competition (I dont want anyone *Cough Suzi*) to be able to claim I won through lack of entries - Id much prefer to beat all of you, which I will do, obviously
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    Woohoo another quiz entry has just arrived from Jaq so it's now a three way battle, getting exciting isn't it

    In true quiz master style I can say no more till the answers are marked and totaled
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    I wouldn't exactly say battle! Half of my answers were blank and the rest were a combination of guesses and silly answers!!!
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    *cough* you didn't see what my team entered! *cough*


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    Still time to enter, I've been messing with docs appointments this morn so not got round to marking the quiz yet, I'll be off out for lunch shortly so feel free to enter up to the time I make the grand announcement of who attained the pinnacle of quizdom.
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    Quiz episode 5 - Answers

    1. Which creature do French sports fans traditionally let loose before the start of a big match? - Cockerel
    2. Which king unveiled the Victoria memorial (in London)? - George V
    3. What is made by a testatator? - Will
    4. Who telephoned Neil Armstrong during his first moon walk? - Richard Nixon
    5. Which novelist had three novels adapted to films by Alfred Hitchcock? - Daphne du Maurier
    6. Which wine growing region is divided in to Baja, Alta and Alavesa? - Rioja
    7. What does fibrin cause to happen in blood? - Clot
    8. What year did Buddy Holly die? - 1959
    9. Which top selling singer song writer was born May 5, 1981, in Southampton? Craig David
    10. Which director appeared in the movie "The Blues Brothers"? - Steven Spielberg
    11. In which century was the Taj Mahal constructed? - 17th
    12. A Bordelaise sauce is flavoured by which vegetable? - Shallot
    13. Ben Nevis is in which mountain range? - Grampians
    14. Where would you probably be looking at a Snellen chart? - Optician's
    15. In bingo what are numbers ending in zero called? - Blind (eg. 2 0 blind twenty)
    16. What do Sunderland and Benfica football clubs share? - Grounds called 'The Stadium of Light'
    17. Who is the patron saint of Venice? - St Mark
    18. What are Mycerinus and Cheprun the second two greatest of? - The Great Pyramids of Giza
    19. What would you be eating if you ate a Spanish chorizo? - Sausage
    20. Which scientist first discovered the composition of air? - Joseph Priestly
    21. Which Celebrity Big Brother winner wrote "Living the Dream, My Story"? - Chantelle Houghton
    22. Which letter and number represent the vitamin riboflavin? - B2
    23. Derby, Pelham and Russell have all been what? - British Prime Ministers
    24. Who was John the Baptist's father? - Zacharias
    25. Alan Stubbs broke his two spells at Everton by playing for which football club? - Sunderland
    26. Euston became Britain's first railway station to have what in 1848? - W H Smiths
    27. In 1921 which political party burnt down Dublin's Custom House? - Sinn Fein
    28. Which part of the body is protected by puttees? - Lower legs
    29. Which river flows through six different European countries? - Danube
    30. What is the main ingredient in an Indian raita? - Yoghurt
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    With an awesome 19 points,
    the winner of Quiz 5 is :-


    Paula
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    Woohoo!! The King of Useless Knowledge strikes again
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