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Old 08-02-2007, 10:07 AM
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I have decided to do a general knowledge quiz. I will ask 15 questions and then you can quote the answer sheet and fill in the answers. You can use books Internet and any thing else but do not copy of members, remember they may have got it wrong. I will post in the answers and the and the names of any one who got them all right at the end of next week.
Good luck!

Q1: What is the Capital city of Iceland.
Q2: What continent is Spain in.
Q3: What is the name of the channel between Ireland and Britain.
Q4: Where does Father Christmas (Santa Clause) live.

Q5: What is the biggest mammal on Earth.
Q6: What is the biggest land mammal on Earth.
Q7: What American bird of pray hunts in packs.
Q8: What is the tallest species of tree in the world.
Q9: What is the largest big cat in the world.

Q10: What country do the vikings originally come from.
Q11: What country would you find the Pyramids.
Q12: What day is American independence day.

Q13: What is the chemical symbol for carbon dioxide.
Q14: What is the nearest planet to the Sun.
Q15: Who invented the light bulb.

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Old 08-02-2007, 10:10 AM
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Answer sheet.
Q1:
Q2:
Q3:
Q4:

Q5:
Q6:
Q7:
Q8:
Q9:

Q10:
Q11:
Q12:

Q13:
Q14:
Q15:
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Old 08-02-2007, 10:56 AM
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Sam,

We used to have a quiz every Friday in the chat room. We are thinking of starting it up again once the hawking season is over. When we do start up again, would you like to be the first weeks Quizmaster?

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Old 08-02-2007, 01:23 PM
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Sam,

We used to have a quiz every Friday in the chat room. We are thinking of starting it up again once the hawking season is over. When we do start up again, would you like to be the first weeks Quizmaster?

Greg
OK, I will do it. Could you post in some more details.
PS: What do think of this quiz. Any good.
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Old 08-02-2007, 02:58 PM
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Q7 If it's a bird of pray - it's obviously a Nun
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Old 08-02-2007, 02:59 PM
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Old 08-02-2007, 07:41 PM
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Answer sheet.
Q1:Reykjavik
Q2:Europe
Q3:Irish Sea (I assumed you meant Ireland)
Q4:North Pole

Q5:Blue Whale
Q6:Elephant
Q7:Harris Hawk
Q8:Redwood
Q9:Lion

Q10:Nordic
Q11:Egypt
Q12:4 July 1776

Q13:CO2
Q14:Mercury
Q15:Thomas Edison
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Old 08-02-2007, 08:33 PM
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[QUOTE=HawkingSam;469627]Answer sheet.
Q1: Reyjavik
Q2: Europe
Q3: Irish Sea
Q4: I dont believe in him

Q5: Blue whale
Q6: African bush elephant
Q7: Harris hawk
Q8: Coast redwood
Q9: The male Siberian (Amur) tiger

Q10: Scandinavia
Q11: Egypt
Q12: 4th July

Q13: CO2
Q14: Mercury
Q15: Humphry Davy
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Old 15-02-2007, 09:34 PM
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OK, Two people have answered. Come on people lets see if we can get a few more.
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Old 15-02-2007, 10:10 PM
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Q1: FARMFOODS
Q2: NICE SUNNY WARM ONE WE COULD DO WITH HERE
Q3: ENGLISH
Q4: IN YOUR MIND

Q9: TIGER

Q10: SCOTLAND
Q11: EGYPT
Q12: JULY 4TH

Q13: C02
Q14: MARS(BARS)
Q15: A VERY BRIGHT PERSON


OK am bored silly , had a good guess at most
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