Quiz Number #266

The Chase

Which of these sports grounds is in Blackburn?
Twickenham
Macron Stadium
Ewood Park <

What is Welsh rarebit?
Famous Diamond
Dragon’s Breath
Cheese on Toast <

A forensic odontology expert gathers evidence from studying what?
Fingerprints
Teeth <
Handwriting

Arendelle is the name of the kingdom in which Disney film?
Beauty and the Beast
Frozen <
Jungle Book

In the 70s/80s Annie Lennox enjoyed chart success as a member of which of these groups?
The Tourists <
The Travellers
The Visitors

 

Movies

The Sound of Music

Return of the Jedi

Taken 3

The Pursuit of Happyness

Conspiracy Theory

 

Countdown

Apes Rude

Influence or coax

Persuade

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

EASY

Which of these is associated with J. Edgar Hoover?
FBI <
Vacuum Cleaners
Lipstick
Cruise Ships

Ayia Napa is a famous resort on which island?
Cyprus <
Malta
Ibiza
Tenerife

How much power is provided by a standard USB socket on a computer?
5 V <
12 V
19 V
24 V

City Economists would refer to a “double-dip recession” as what?
M-shaped
U-shaped
V-shaped
W-shaped <

Which of these UK Eurovision songs was performed 1st?
Making Your Mind Up
Ooh Aah … Just A Little Bit
Love Shine A Light
Puppet On A String <

MEDIUM

The 2020 General Election polling day will take place on what day of the week?
Monday
Tuesday
Thursday <
Yet To Be Confirmed

The Queen is due to celebrate which milestone actual birthday in 2016?
80
85
90 <
100

What kind of wine does Hannibal Lecter quote as enjoying?
Chianti <
Chardonnay
Burgundy
Jacob’s Creek

In Harry Potter, what subject does Professor McGonagall teach?
Transfiguration <
History of Magic
Dark Arts Defence
Quidditch

An “isohel” is a line on a weather map connecting points having the same what?
Sunshine <
Pressure
Wind Current
Rain Cloud

HARD

Which of these stores / companies was founded first?
Sainsbury’s
John Lewis <
Selfridges
Tesco

The WDC regulates the world championships in which of these?
Ballroom Dancing <
Carp Angling
Rock Climbing
Curling

Vicks VapoRub is sold in German speaking areas under what name?
Dick
Mick
Wick <
Zick

Astronomy: Which of these is bigger?
Asteroid belt
Kuiper belt
Oort Cloud <
Saturnian ring

The location of the wreck of RMS Titanic was unknown until what year?
1965
1975
1985 <
1995

 

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