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Challenge fellow quizzers by posting your favourite questions and quizzes here.

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#78750 by JUS
Sun May 25, 2008 1:08 pm
01a What was the name of Bob Marley’s backing group? WAILERS
01b What was the name of Elvis Costello’s backing group? ATTRACTIONS

02a Which member of the Muppets always told bad jokes?
02b What was the name of the piano-playing dog in The Muppets?

03a In which European country is Dalmatia, from where the Dalmation gets its name?
03b Dogs bark and cows moo. Which creature is said to 'bell'?

04a Which car manufacturer makes the model called "Octavia"?
04b Which motor car manufacturer makes the Leon and the Toledo?

05a Which chocolate was once advertised with the slogan "Tap it, Unwrap it"? TERRY'S CHOC ORANGE
05b With which product do you associate the phrase 'plink, plink, fizz'?
ALKA SELTZER
06a Which fish, if caught in British waters, must be given to the Queen?
06b Which fish is the largest of the mackerel family?

07a What is the name of the Italian dish of tubes of Pasta filled with a savoury meat mixture? CANELLONI
07b What is the red food colouring made from small Mexican beetles?
COCHINEAL
08a What name is given to the lightest weight category in Olympic boxing?
08b In what olympic event are you penalized 50 points if you stop smiling

09a What is the most popular fruit in the world? BANANA
09b Which fruit is a cross between a peach and a plum? NECTARINE

10a What name is given to the male swan?
10b How many pairs of legs has the crab?

11a In which TV quiz show would you have seen Dolly Dealers?
11b How many red boxes are there in TV's Deal or No Deal?

12a Where would you go to spend your Rupees?
12b What currency is used in Denmark?

13a In a nursery rhyme where would you go to see "a fine lady on a fine horse" BANBURY CROSS
13b In which nursery rhyme was the king in his counting house counting out his money? SING A SONG O SIXPENCE

14a What is the correct name for the feathery area on the underside of a mushroom? GILLS
14b What is the name for a naturally occurring ring of mushrooms on a lawn? A FURRY RING :P

15a On which racecourse is the Scottish Grand National run?
15b What Sport Is A Scottish Version Of Hockey?

16a In Greek mythology, Medusa was what type of mythical beast?
16b Which magazine uses the mythological winged horse Pegasus for its logo?

17a The march entitled Liberty Bell, by Sousa was the title music for which TV comedy programme? MONTY PYTHONS FS
17b Who sang the theme tune to 'One foot in the grave'? ERIC IDLE

18a Which type of drug would you require to treat an allergy? ANTIHISTAMINE
18b An Antipyretic drug is used to treat what?
REDUCE TEMPERATURE
19a Which group had top ten hits with `Gangsters` and `Nelson Mandela`?SPECIAL AKA
19b What was gangster George Nelsons' nickname? BABYFACE?

20a Volkswagen, translates into what in English? PEOPLES CAR
20b The Gaelic name of which major Irish city translates in English as 'Blackpool'? DUBLIN?

#78763 by Savage Hamster
Sun May 25, 2008 2:58 pm
02a Which member of the Muppets always told bad jokes? Fozzie Bear
02b What was the name of the piano-playing dog in The Muppets? Rowlf

04a Which car manufacturer makes the model called "Octavia"? Skoda
04b Which motor car manufacturer makes the Leon and the Toledo? Seat

08a What name is given to the lightest weight category in Olympic boxing? Light Flyweight
08b In what olympic event are you penalized 50 points if you stop smiling? Synchronised swimming

09a What is the most popular fruit in the world? Apple
09b Which fruit is a cross between a peach and a plum? Nectarine

10a What name is given to the male swan? Cob
10b How many pairs of legs has the crab? 5

#78770 by wildrover
Sun May 25, 2008 6:25 pm
03a In which European country is Dalmatia, from where the Dalmation gets its name? Croatia
03b Dogs bark and cows moo. Which creature is said to 'bell'? Stag

06a Which fish, if caught in British waters, must be given to the Queen? Sturgeon
06b Which fish is the largest of the mackerel family? Mackerel?

09a What is the most popular fruit in the world? Tomato?
09b Which fruit is a cross between a peach and a plum? Nectarine

11a In which TV quiz show would you have seen Dolly Dealers? Play your cards right :oops:
11b How many red boxes are there in TV's Deal or No Deal? 22

12a Where would you go to spend your Rupees? India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka - there are others too but can't remember them
12b What currency is used in Denmark? Krone

15a On which racecourse is the Scottish Grand National run? Ayr
15b What Sport Is A Scottish Version Of Hockey? Shinty

16a In Greek mythology, Medusa was what type of mythical beast? Gorgon
16b Which magazine uses the mythological winged horse Pegasus for its logo? Readers Bloody Digest - have I already won £120K?

#78776 by Savage Hamster
Mon May 26, 2008 9:11 am
06a Which fish, if caught in British waters, must be given to the Queen? Sturgeon, whale, dolphin or porpoise
06b Which fish is the largest of the mackerel family? Tuna