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Re: GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

PostPosted:Fri Aug 12, 2016 6:27 pm
by Tallscot
Hungary and Czechoslovakia?

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PostPosted:Fri Aug 12, 2016 7:50 pm
by Buzzie
Hungary yes - The magnificent Magyars:

USA 974
Soviet Union (pre-1992) 395
GB 236
France 202
China 201
Italy 199
Germany (Pre 1960 & Post 1992) 174
8. Hungary 167
East Germany 153
10.

Sportingly, the last one is perhaps best known for Tennis

Re: GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

PostPosted:Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:24 pm
by Tallscot
Serbia?

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PostPosted:Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:30 pm
by Buzzie
No not Serbia. Not a current tennis power

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PostPosted:Sat Aug 13, 2016 10:05 am
by tonto
Sweden?

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PostPosted:Sat Aug 13, 2016 10:09 am
by Buzzie
Yep Sweden is correct. The triple jumper I was thinking of was Christian Olsen

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PostPosted:Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:15 pm
by tonto
What motorway connects Coventry to the M1 at Watford Gap?

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PostPosted:Wed Aug 17, 2016 9:20 am
by Buzzie
That would be the M45

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PostPosted:Wed Aug 17, 2016 1:28 pm
by tonto
Yes.

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PostPosted:Sat Oct 15, 2016 11:18 am
by Tallscot
What is the name for the bone in the wrist that articulates with the metacarpal bone of the thumb?

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PostPosted:Sat Oct 15, 2016 11:53 am
by tonto
Trapezium......maybe?

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PostPosted:Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:01 pm
by Tallscot
Trapezium - definitely.

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PostPosted:Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:38 pm
by tonto
For which 1997 film did Kim Basinger win the academy award for best supporting actress?

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PostPosted:Sun Oct 16, 2016 5:13 pm
by wildrover
L.A. Confidential - brilliant film that deserves a lot of the Oscars that went to the snoozefest Titanic.

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PostPosted:Mon Oct 17, 2016 10:41 am
by tonto
Agree, one of my favourites.