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Quiz Questions Jan 17th 2011

Round 1 1. In which Colombian city did Tango God Carlos Gardel die in a plane crash in 1935? 2. If you where walking down the Rieperbahn, in which city would you be? 3. How many times has a non-European country won the World Cup? 4. The Perito Moreno Glacier is in which Argentinian Province? 5. How old was Kurt Cobain when he died? 6. The Dakar Rally finished last week in Buenos Aires – Argentinian Alejandro Patronelli came first in which class of vehicle? Cars, Motorbikes, Trucks or Quads? 7. The original Dakar Rally finished in Dakar – in which country is it? 8. What type of musical instrument is a Fender Stratocaster? 9. Who was on the British throne when World War II broke out? 10. Who is the current CEO of Microsoft? Round 2 – Capitals 1. What is the capital of Australia? 2. The 3 highest capitals in the world are in South America – name them 3. Which national capital has the highest population? 4. The river Danube runs through 4 European Capitals – name 1 of them. 5. What is the capital of Nepal? 6. True or False – New York was capital of the USA before Washington DC was chosen. 7. What is the capital of Switzerland? 8. How many mayors has London had since 2000? 9. The Forbidden City is a...

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Quiz Answers November 29th 2010

Round 1 1. JRR Tolkien 2. Ringo Starr 3. Talking Dog 4. 2003 5. 3 panelled painting 6. 3045km 7. Lethal Weapon 8. Managua 9. South Africa 10. Spicy Round 2 1. 2 2. 7 3. 8 4. 3 5. 1 6. 6 7. 5 8. 10 9. 4 10. 9 Round 3 1. Bono 2. Osaka, Japan 3. Ban Ki Moon 4. 33 5. Blade Runner 6. Dubai 7. K2 8. Hyper Text Transfer Protocol 9. Chicago 10. Spain &...

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Quiz Questions November 29th 2010

Round 1 1. Who wrote the Lord of the Rings trilogy? 2. Which of the 4 Beatles was the eldest? 3. In the Pixar film UP, what type of animal is Doug? 4. In which year was Nestor Kirchner elected President of Argentina? 5. In art, what is a triptych? 6. To within 50km what is the length of Ruta Nacional 3 which links Buenos Aires to Ushuaia? 7. Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh were the heroes of which action film series? 8. What is the capital of Nicaragua? 9. Which country is the current holder of the Rugby World Cup? 10. In cooking, if something is described as all’arrabiata, what does that mean? Round 2 Each answer is a number 1-10. No number is repeated. 1. How many times has Argentina won the World Cup? 2. How many events are there in the Heptathlon? 3. Which number is considered lucky in Chinese and other Asian cultures? 4. How many wives does South African President Jacob Zuma have? 5. What is the atomic number of Hydrogen? 6. How many years is the standard term of a US Senator? 7. How many legs does the typical starfish have? 8. How many Provinces does Canada have? 9. How many human blood groups are there? 10. How many lives is a cat said to have? Round 3 1. How is singer Paul...

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Quiz Questions 13th May 2010

Round One: 1. What is the currency of South Africa? 2. Which country was founded in 1948? 3. What type of animal was the first in space? 4. By value, oil is the most traded product in the world what is the second? 5. Which chess piece can only move diagonally? 6. Who was the first president of Argentina? 7. Theoretically, what is the minimum number of strokes a player needs to make to win a set at tennis? 8. The Amazon river rises in which country? 9. What was the name of the airplane that dropped the first atomic bomb? 10. How old is current teen heartthrob, singer Justin Bieber? Round Two: 1. Geneva stands on which river? 2. Who did Diana Spencer marry? 3. On which island was Nelson Mandela imprisoned? 4. What is the capital of Canada? 5. Which film won the 2010 Best Movie Oscar? 6. How many countries does the equator pass through? 7. In which month, of which year did Neil Armstrong land on the moon? 8. Which small Norwegian town hosted the 1994 Winter Olympics? 9. How is Norma Jean Baker better known? 10. Sebastien Loeb has been the World Champion for the last 6 years in which sport? Round Three: 1. Name the road-system that links Prudhoe Bay in Alaska to Ushuaia. 2. True or False: Elizabeth Taylor has been married...

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Quiz Answers 13th May 2010

ROUND ONE ANSWERS 1. Rand 2. Israel 3. Dog 4. Coffee 5. Bishop 6. Bernadino Rivadavia 7. 12 8. Peru 9. Enola Gay 10. Peru ROUND TWO ANSWERS 1. Rhone 2. Prince Charles 3. Robben Island 4. Ottawa 5. The Hurt Locker 6. 12 (Sao Tome and Principe, Gabon, Republic of The Congo, Democratic Republic of The Congo, Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, Indonesia, Kiribati, Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil ) 7. July 1969 8. Lillehammer 9. Marilyn Monroe 10. Rally Driving ROUND THREE ANSWERS 1. Pan-American Highway 2. False (8 times to 7 husbands) 3. Finland 4. Steve Jobs 5. Bobby Kennedy 6. 7 7. Australia 8. Spicy Hot 9. Los Fabulosos Cadillacs 10. The Whale Shark ROUND FOUR ANSWERS 1. 42 2. Vodka and Orange Juice 3. Left 4. To be played quietly 5. HyperText Markup Language 6. 1 banana 7. Botero 8. 10 (Palermo, Veron, Sosa, Mercier, Blanco, Rodriguez, Otamendi, Insaurralde, Garcé, Pozo) 9. 1981 10. Chicago (1. New York, 2. LA, 3. Chicago, 4. Houston, 5....

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