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    Quiz Week 17

    A bit of Pot Luck this. Hopefully we know a few more than last week.

    Answers on Friday

    1. Which ship famously sank off the Portsmouth coast in 1545
    2. In which country was Russell Crowe born
    3. What was the name of the first “talkie” film released in 1927
    4. What modern measurement of length is equivalent to just over a yard
    5. The city of Hull lies on which estuary
    6. What term describes lines lying in the same plane and not intersecting
    7. What is the French term for the South of France
    8. The Gurkhas hail from which mountainous Asian country
    9. What is the collective noun for a group of owls
    10. Of which European country is The Hague the seat of government
    11. Which group had a hit in 1992 with November Rain
    12. Which author created the character of Tom Sawyer
    13. What name is given to a female horse
    14. In which city is Central Park
    15. Who was the god of war in Roman mythology
    16. What is the common name of a tiny piece of silicon used in circuits
    17. Who was the lead singer with The Jam
    18. Of which country is Budapest the capital
    19. Which salad is made from tuna, French beans, olives and eggs
    20. Which screen legend starred in the film The Seven Year Itch

    #2
    Maybe 12. Got to keep my thinking hat on🤨
    Richard
    Richard

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      #3
      maybe the same richard. could be 13. need brain food then it might improve by friday.

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        #4
        I’m also in the ball park of 12

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          #5
          We think 18 ... some guesses. There is 2 of us however with very different interests. ( and we've had 2 jabs each !) X

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            #6
            15 with a couple of guesses x
            Janette x

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              #7
              Answers

              1. The Mary Rose
              2. New Zealand
              3. The Jazz Singer
              4. Metre
              5. The Humber estuary
              6. Parallel
              7. Midi
              8. Nepal
              9. Parliament
              10. Netherlands
              11. Guns an’ Roses
              12. Mark Twain
              13. A mare
              14. New York
              15. Mars
              16. Microchip
              17. Paul Weller
              18. Hungary
              19. Nicoise
              20. Marilyn Monroe

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                #8
                Just 11 for me

                Richard
                Richard

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                  #9
                  Originally posted by richard View Post
                  Just 11 for me

                  Richard
                  Snap

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                    #10
                    Snap for me too 🙄

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                      #11
                      15 for me this week.
                      I’m going to do this even if it kills me!

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                        #12
                        16 Here!
                        Husband Albert diagnosed PMA Feb 21

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                          #13
                          Originally posted by Barry52 View Post
                          15 for me this week.
                          Good to have you back on form

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                            #14
                            Originally posted by Suefromwakey View Post
                            16 Here!
                            👏👏

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                              #15
                              didn't get No 2,6,7 and 9
                              Husband Albert diagnosed PMA Feb 21

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