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    Quiz 2022 Answers

    1. Which female rank is equivalent to a knight?

    Dame

    2. What is the national bird of the USA?

    Bald eagle, if your eagle has hair it’s just half a point I’m afraid 🤣

    3. What is the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet?

    Delta

    4. Which Italian dish consists of slices of raw meat or fish?

    Carpaccio

    5. How can 8 + 8 = 4?

    When you think in terms of time. 8 AM + 8 hours= 4 o’clock.

    6. The water level in a reservoir is low, but doubles every day. It takes 60 days to fill the reservoir. How long does it take for the reservoir to become half full?

    59 days. If the water level doubles every day, the reservoir on any given day was half the size the day prior. If the reservoir is full on day 60, that means it was half full on day 59, not on day 30

    7. Fourteen of the kids in the class are girls. Eight of the kids wear blue shirts. Two of the kids are neither girls or wear a blue shirt. If five of the kids are girls who wear blue shirts, how many kids are in the class?

    19

    8. Which southern county gave its name to a geological period?

    Devon. I’m definitely open to challenges because I don’t believe it either

    9. Epiphany is celebrated in which month?

    January

    10. What is the capital city of Belgium?

    Brussels

    11. What was the surname of the butler in Downton Abbey?

    Carson

    12. Linen is obtained from which plant?

    Flax

    13. What is the lowest male singing voice?

    Bass

    14. Tapestry was a 1971 album by which singer/songwriter?

    Carole King

    15. What according to the proverb is the sincerest form of flattery?

    Imitation

    16. What is 3/7 chicken, 2/3 cat, and 2/4 goat?

    Chicargo

    17. For what type of comedy plays was dramatist George Feydeau famous?

    Farces

    18. Which Cornish seaside town has a branch of the Tate gallery?

    St Ives

    19. What was Picasso’s first name?

    Pablo

    20. Who created the art installation My Bed in 1998?

    Tracey Emin

    Thanks for taking part. 👀 for Sunday’s set of questions which I’m torn between “ the history of Skoda cars” or general knowledge 🤔

    #2
    15 for me
    when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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      #3
      Yeah we would all like history of skoda cars 🙄🤣 I'm kidding!
      when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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        #4
        Originally posted by denise View Post
        15 for me
        Bagels are definitely the way forward 👏👏👏

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          #5
          I managed to get 12. 🤷🏻‍♀️

          (I have never watched Downton Abbey)
          Diagnosed December 2020 with lower limb onset ALS, now involving hands and arms.

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            #6
            13….
            Foxes Never Quit 💙

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              #7
              Originally posted by Maria C View Post
              I managed to get 12. 🤷🏻‍♀️

              (I have never watched Downton Abbey)
              Good score 👏👏 If you like period drama I would recommend Downton

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                #8
                Originally posted by JamesW View Post
                13….
                Up on last week James.👏👏👏 What you like on Skoda’s 🤔

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                  #9
                  Originally posted by Bowler View Post

                  What you like on Skoda’s 🤔
                  It’s not a subject I would ordinarily choose 🤣
                  Foxes Never Quit 💙

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                    #10
                    I got 6½, MrT got 9½
                    looks like I'm in the corner again 🙀
                    Started limping 2017, diagnosed August 2021. Wheelchair user and reduced shoulder and hand function. Trying to be positive 😺.

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                      #11
                      Originally posted by Tabbycat View Post
                      I got 6½, MrT got 9½
                      looks like I'm in the corner again 🙀
                      Oh dear it’s looking that way 🙁

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                        #12
                        Hang on Tabbycat someone hasn't declared his score Bowler come on what about you? 🤔
                        when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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                          #13
                          Originally posted by denise View Post
                          Hang on Tabbycat someone hasn't declared his score Bowler come on what about you? 🤔
                          Oh yeah 🙈 12🙄

                          Tabbycat sorry, off you go, unless of course there are late returns🤔

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                            #14
                            Elsie is very quiet 🤔
                            when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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                              #15
                              Originally posted by denise View Post
                              Elsie is very quiet 🤔
                              Elsie would definitely score more than 6½!
                              ​​​​​
                              Started limping 2017, diagnosed August 2021. Wheelchair user and reduced shoulder and hand function. Trying to be positive 😺.

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