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    Weekly Quiz 2022 WK 2.

    This week all the question are taken from a Korean Pub Quiz book first printed in 2012

    1. Buenos Aires is the capital city of which country ?

    2. Sprouts are associated with which European capital city?

    3. Awards founder Alfred Nobel invented which explosive material?

    4. One swallow doesn’t make a what?

    5. Which French Queen said “Let them eat cake”?

    6. In a theatre it is considered bad luck to mention which Shakespeare play?

    7. Named after textiles workers who destroyed their machinery in the 1800’s, what name describes opponents of technological change?

    8. US President JFK was assassinated in which city?

    9. Norman Stanley were Christian names of which legendary sitcom character?

    10. Which team won the champions League for the first time in 2012?

    11. Who served as US Vice President alongside Bill Clinton?

    12. In 2012 which former politician made her debut at London’s Royal Opera House in La Fille Du Regiment?

    13. Boston is the largest city in which US State?

    14. Which rag and bone men had a horse called Hercules?

    15. What type of animal is the Disney character Goofy?

    16. Bradley, Braeburn and Laxton’s Superb are varieties of what?

    17. Which country hosted the football World Cup in 2010?

    18. On what side of the road do they drive in Australia?

    19. Jesse J topped the charts in 2012 with?
    A) Domino. B) Draught. C) Checker

    20. Which of these three groups had the most number one singles?
    A) Oasis. B) The Spice Girls. C) McFly.

    #2
    Thanks Phil 😘 I note you've used a different quiz book this week 😉🙂
    ​Diagnosed 03/2007. Sporadic Definite ALS/MND Spinal (hand) Onset.
    Eye gaze user - No functional limbs - No speech - Feeding tube - Overnight NIV.

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      #3
      15 I think
      when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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        #4
        13 I think. plus 50% chance of a guess Q18
        Carer for husband diagnosed with ALS April 2021. Hand onset. PEG fed, completely immobile, communicated with eye gaze

        Sense of humour intact throughout.

        Sadly passed away peacefully 2/9/22

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          #5
          Thanks Bowler
          Lots of debate in our house with this quizz.....not that we're competitive or anything! 😂🤣
          Looking forward to the answers 😃
          Last edited by Tabbycat; 13 August 2022, 11:26. Reason: Auto correct used the wrong word!
          Started limping 2017, diagnosed August 2021. Wheelchair user and reduced shoulder and hand function. Trying to be positive 😺.

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            #6
            What side of the road do the Australians drive on? As long as they know eh? Not sure everyone knows in this country. Been so long since I've driven, just got into it again, I'm going to have to start all over. I don't enjoy it anymore.
            😊
            when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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              #7
              Originally posted by MMG View Post
              13 I think. plus 50% chance of a guess Q18
              I think I got 8 not very good at Quizzes i wll nest time to get more than 8 see you soon

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