General Knowledge Quiz! - Quiz in OP - Happy 1,800th!

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Questions

1805	In Norway 1980 man fined for being drunk in charge of what
1808	Only 6 people died in what historic event
1810	How did the Emperor Claudius die
1813	The average Britain in their life consumes 1000 lb of what
1818	Sergai Kalenikov holds the world record in what
1823	A Paris grocer was jailed for two years in 1978 stabbing wife what
1828	What was invented in Rome 63 bc by Marcus Tiro
1831	An Arab/Israeli band Abu Hafla - record called Humping meaning
1839	Iris Somerville - killed London 1982 - Lightning struck what
1841	In 1797 3 pence could buy you a good (second hand) what
1843	What Saint said - Lord grant me Chastity - but not ye t
1844	The average Britain in their life consumes 18 lb of what
1845	Roller coasters originated in what country
1846	What unusual item can you buy - vending machine Paris Metro
1847	We've heard phrase I don’t give a toss - but Tos Greek for what
1849	Every ship in the Royal Navy have customised what
1850	What meat outsells mutton and lamb combined in Sweden
1851	An American in Maine got a divorce cos wife fed him only what
1852	How did Pope Hadrian IV die
1853	Who said "sex appeal 50% what you got 50% they think you got"
1854	St Fiacre is the Patron Saint of what
1856	What TV did 44 million USA watch while 27m Eisenhower sworn in
1857	Between 15 and 20% of what disappear from shops each year
1858	French racing driver Jean Behra kept a spare what in his pocket
1859	President Roosevelt was the first president to do what
1861	Who said in 1951- "I married beneath me - All women do"
1862	In Iowa 1978 Judge dismissed drink driving charge - why
1864	In 1984 BA stewardess called police she'd left what in cupboard
1865	Until 1819 technically you could be hung for what in Britain
1866	What's still legal in Paraguay if the participants are blood doners
1867	Tsar Paul I decreed death by flogging to anyone mentioned what
1868	What actress said "I dress for women - Undress for men"
1869	The average Britain in their lifetime eats 5400 what
1870	Here we go round the mulberry bush - what was original bush
1872	In what city 1985 was the worlds first computer museum opened
1874	Astronomer Josephe-Jerome de Lalande eat what on bread butter
1875	Skeleton is derived from Greek - what is its literal translation
1876	Edward Hunter USA Journalist invented what term Korean war
1877	A man has first at 18 then every day spent 106 days by 60 what
1879	Flies and humans can both get which condition
1880	We call them Turkeys what do the Turks call them
1881	The Audi car company created by August Horch – means what Latin
1884	Hans Steininger had the world longest what - that killed him
1885	In Czarist Russia it was illegal to do what
1886	What play has line - Shall there be no more cakes and ale
1887	A fisherman in the Arral sea had his boat destroyed by what
1888	St Brigit of Ireland could do what amazing trick for visitors
1890	What product did the first commercial in the USA advertise
1891	Estimated there are 4 100 million billion molecules cubic inch what
1892	In Ohio by law pets have to carry what
1893	The average man or woman spends one year of their life - what
1894	80% of household dust is actually what material
1895	What is the best wood for making pencils
1896	The average Britain in their lifetime eats 4907 what
1897	Oysters can do what - according to water temperature
1898	Name USA city it's illegal to have a nude shop dummy on display
1899	A dog was arrested in Seville in 1983 for what crime


ANSWERED

1800	Whose ghost appears in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar	Caesar's Ghost	Alan_Noonan_10
1801	In which play and film does Jean Valjean appear	Le Miserables	dambuster
1802	Psychologists says men who do what during sex are insecure	Keep socks on	dambuster
1803	Whose is supposed to have had sex with his nanny when aged 9	Lord Byron	megahertz
1804	What animal can sleep 3 years but only mates once - 12 hours	Snails	dambuster
1806	Louis the XVI France only two (recorded) what in his lifetime	Baths	davethedon
1807	The same Louis did not consummate his marriage 7 years - why	Overgrown Foreskin	Alan_Noonan_10
1809	Why could William Tell not have shot the apple with a crossbow	Crossbow not known 13th century	Zimmer
1811	What country do Great Danes come from	Germany	davethedon
1812	Who said - "One more drink and Ill be under the host"	Dorothy Parker	Shelton10
1814	What animal provide 50% of all the protein eaten in Peru	Guinea Pigs	megahertz
1815	Jimmy Carter was the first US president to have done what	Born in a Hospital	Alan_Noonan_10
1816	Who won an Oscar posthumously	Peter Finch – for Network	Alan_Noonan_10
1817	Which actor has been portrayed most on screen by other actors	Charlie Chaplain	megahertz
1819	In California you can't legally buy a mousetrap without what	Hunting Licence	megahertz
1820	Who won the best actress Oscar 1959 Room at the Top	Simone Signoret	Alan_Noonan_10
1821	What did ancient Egyptians rub on their ■■■■■ to enlarge them	Crocodile ■■■■	dambuster
1822	Which animal has legs but cant walk	Hummingbird	megahertz
1824	Howard Hughs used to store what in large metal containers	His Urine	davethedon
1825	Which classical poet said Amor vincet omnia Love Conquers all	Virgil	dambuster
1826	If you were eating fragrant meat in Hong Kong what is it	Dog	megahertz
1827	What country invented Phonecards	Italy	davethedon
1829	What is the literal Greek translation of Sarcophagus	Flesh Eater	Alan_Noonan_10
1830	French artist Aquabouse paints cows in what material	Cow ■■■■	megahertz
1832	First ad on Radio Luxemburg 1930s for Bible Beans - which are?	Laxatives	davethedon
1833	74 year old Margaret Weldon FL 2 hole in one 2 days - unusual	She was totally blind aided hubby	Alan_Noonan_10
1834	In 1987 the Jockey Club disqualified a horse that had eaten what	Mars Bar	davethedon
1835	A Baseball travels 9% faster in which US city	Denver - thinner air	Shelton10
1836	What was Joseph Pujol - La Petomanes stage act	He farted – imitating music etc	Shelton10
1837	James H Pierce was the last silent film actor to play who	Tarzan	Alan_Noonan_10
1838	What said I'm never through with a girl till I've had her three ways	John F Kennedy	Alan_Noonan_10
1840	What play is set in Venice and Cyprus	Othello - Shakespeare	Alan_Noonan_10
1842	Between 1659 and 1681 illegal celebrate what in Massachusetts	Christmas	dambuster
1848	A Dorset shop sells bookends made from 140 mill year old what	Fossil Dinosaur ■■■■	dambuster
1855	William Buroughs coined what phrase used by Steppenwolf 1968	Heavy Metal - Born to be Wild	dambuster
1860	What is unusual about the number 8549176320	Digits alpha order	dambuster
1863	1936 film started with world war and ended with space flight	Things to Come HG Wells	Alan_Noonan_10
1871	What hath God Wrought was first message sent by Who 1844	S Morse Washington to Baltimore	Alan_Noonan_10
1873	What elements name comes from the Greek for light bearing	Phosphorous	dambuster
1878	What links Da Vinci, Picasso, Charlie Chaplain, Ben Franklin	Left Handed	Alan_Noonan_10
1882	What country has the worlds most vending machines per capita	Japan	dambuster
1883	Who said - "A woman only a woman - good cigar is a smoke"	Rudyard Kipling	Alan_Noonan_10
1889	Thomas Watson in 1943 there is a worlds market for 5 - what	Computers – he chairman of IBM	dambuster



Name Points
dambuster 303
Alan_Noonan_10 297
megahertz 274
Shelton10 178
redbull 173
davethedon 169
swoodley 142
Soulnet 57
Lefty 44
GeoffBlethynsGlasses 27
StealthBomber 26
Zimmer 19
wimmera1 17
frosty 12
Kj_11 12
swooper 10
Split_Infinity 9
westie 7
Simpledon 7
brem06 6
Dunlop 5
TDSpartan 4
simmo41 4
BOMBERBEN 4
chillyb 4
loyalandproud 4
BAKKEERRRR 4
Stressed_out 3
Lalich4Lalife 3
Jezz 3
ROOKIE 3
klawdy 2
mrjez 2
mrhs 1
Paul_Peos 1
Yossarian 1
Vandrs 1
Captain_Jack 1
mig_rant_Don 1
Mero 1
Hot_Ganipganaps 1
Grand Total 1842
2 Likes

2 5
3 red
6 knee

1 Like

13 Dolphin
21 Kangaroo

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  1. Camels.
    -44. Napoleon. I think.
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Answers

1 Carl and the Passions changed band name to what Beach Boys simmo41
2 How many rings on the Olympic flag Five frosty
3 What colour is vermilion a shade of Red frosty
4 King Zog ruled which country Albania Lefty
5 What colour is Spocks blood Green dambuster
6 Where in your body is your patella Knee ( it’s the kneecap ) frosty
7 Where can you find London bridge today USA ( Arizona ) redbull
8 What spirit is mixed with ginger beer in a Moscow mule Vodka StealthBomber
9 Who was the first man in space Yuri Gagarin GeoffBlethynsGlasses
10 What would you do with a Yashmak Wear it-its an Arab veil Alan_Noonan_10
11 Who betrayed Jesus to the Romans Judas Escariot Lefty
12 What is an Ornithorhynchus anatinus Duck billed platypus Alan_Noonan_10
13 On television what was Flipper Dolphin frosty
14 Whos band was The Quarrymen John Lenon Zimmer
15 Which was the most successful Grand National horse Red Rum Shelton10
16 Who starred as the Six Million Dollar Man Lee Majors Stressed_out
17 In the song Waltzing Matilda - What is a Jumbuck Sheep redbull
18 Who was Dan Dares greatest enemy in the Eagle Mekon megahertz
19 What is ■■■■ Grayson better known as Robin (Batman and Robin) Lefty
20 What was given on the fourth day of Christmas Calling birds GeoffBlethynsGlasses
21 What was Skippy ( on TV ) The bush kangaroo frosty
22 What does a funambulist do Tightrope walker Zimmer
23 What is the name of Dennis the Menaces dog Gnasher Soulnet
24 What are bactrians and dromedaries Camels (one hump or two) klawdy
25 Who played The Fugitive Harrison Ford davethedon
26 Who was the King of Swing Benny Goodman Jezz
27 Who was the first man to fly across the channel Louis Bleriot Alan_Noonan_10
28 Who starred as Rocky Balboa Sylvester Stallone Zimmer
29 In which war was the charge of the Light Brigade Crimean Alan_Noonan_10
30 Who invented the television John Logie Baird GeoffBlethynsGlasses
31 Who would use a mashie niblick Golfer davethedon
32 In the song who killed ■■■■ Robin Sparrow swooper
33 What do deciduous trees do Lose their leaves in winter redbull
34 In golf what name is given to the No 3 wood Spoon StealthBomber
35 If you has caries who would you consult Dentist - its tooth decay GeoffBlethynsGlasses
36 What other name is Mellor’s famously known by Lady Chatterlys Lover Shelton10
37 What did Jack Horner pull from his pie Plum brem06
38 How many feet in a fathom Six Alan_Noonan_10
39 Which film had song Springtime for Hitler The Producers Shelton10
40 Name the legless fighter pilot of ww2 Douglas Bader davethedon
41 What was the name of inn in Treasure Island Admiral Benbow Hot_Ganipganaps
42 What was Erich Weiss better known as Harry Houdini Lefty
43 Who sailed in the Nina - Pinta and Santa Maria Christopher Columbus davethedon
44 Which leader died in St Helena Napoleon Bonaparte klawdy
45 Who wrote Gone with the Wind Margaret Mitchell Shelton10
46 What does ring a ring a roses refer to The Black Death davethedon
47 Whose nose grew when he told a lie Pinocchio Lefty
48 Who has won the most Oscars Walt Disney wimmera1
49 What would a Scotsman do with a spurtle Eat porridge (it’s a spoon) brem06
50 Which award has the words for valour on it Victoria Cross Stressed_out
51 If you had pogonophobia what would you be afraid of Beards simmo41
52 Who would take silk as part of their job Barrister Shelton10
53 Who won an Oscar for the African Queen Bogart Kj_11
54 Who sang the theme song in 9 to 5 Dolly Parton GeoffBlethynsGlasses
55 What in business terms is the IMF International Monetary Fund redbull
56 Ringo Star narrates which childrens TV series Thomas the tank engine Zimmer
57 Which country grows the most fruit China simmo41
58 Which company is owned by Bill Gates Microsoft megahertz
59 What would you do with a maris piper Eat it- it’s a potato GeoffBlethynsGlasses
60 In Casablanca what is the name of the nightclub Ricks simmo41
61 What was the first James Bond book Casino Royal redbull
62 What kind of animal is a lurcher Dog megahertz
63 What is the currency of Austria Schilling megahertz
64 What is the Islamic equal to the red cross Red Crescent brem06
65 In fable who sold a cow for five beans Jack ( and grew a beanstalk ) Stressed_out
66 How did Alfred Nobel make his money He invented Dynamite BOMBERBEN
67 Who was the first man to run a sub four minute mile Roger Bannister brem06
68 What are Munroes Mountains in Scotland brem06
69 Which car company makes the Celica Toyota Jezz
70 Air Lingus is the national airline of which country Republic of Ireland or Eire StealthBomber
71 Who discovered radium The Curies megahertz
72 What does an alopecia sufferer lack Hair StealthBomber
73 Who painted The Haywain John Constable megahertz
74 Triskadeccaphobia is the fear of what Number 13 StealthBomber
75 What is a baby rabbit called Kit or Kitten BAKKEERRRR
76 Which country had The Dauphin as a ruler France Jezz
77 Who did Michael Caine play in the Ipcress File (both names) Harry Palmer Shelton10
78 Who won Euro song contest Save All Your Kisses For Me Brotherhood of Man chillyb
79 Which country had the guns of Naverone installed Turkey Soulnet
80 Ictheologists study what Fish Lalich4Lalife
81 What is a Winston Churchill Cigar Shelton10
82 Who or what lives in a formicarium Ants Lalich4Lalife
83 What type of acid is used in car batteries Sulphuric BAKKEERRRR
84 It’s a flock of sheep whats a group of owls called Parliament megahertz
85 What animal would you find in a form Hare Soulnet
86 Who in books and films was the man of bronze Doc Savage chillyb
87 Who was Stan Laurels partner Oliver Hardy Yossarian
88 What kind of food is Cullan Skink Fish mig_rant_Don
89 What is classified by the A B O system Blood Groups BAKKEERRRR
90 What plant does the Colorado beetle attack Potato Lalich4Lalife
91 Where did the Pied Piper play Hamlin Shelton10
92 To where in France do the sick make pilgrimages Lourdes Shelton10
93 In which city was the famous black hole Calcutta davethedon
94 Christopher Cockerel invented what Hovercraft Alan_Noonan_10
95 Ray Bolger played who in The Wizard of Oz Scarecrow StealthBomber
96 Sabotage is French - What did the saboteurs use Shoes - sabot means shoe wimmera1
97 Which part of the human body contains the most gold Toenails Soulnet
98 If you had rubella what would you have caught German Measles chillyb
99 Mohs scale hardest substance is diamond - whats the softest Talc davethedon
100 La Giaconda is better known as what Mona Lisa BOMBERBEN
101 Who wrote the Opera Madam Butterfly Puccini BOMBERBEN
102 What links - Goa - Kerula - Assam - Bihar India dambuster
103 Eric Arthur Blaire was the real name of which author George Orwell megahertz
104 Names - Baker Cook obvious what did Cordwainer do Shoemaker Soulnet
105 Which country do Sinologists study China Mero
106 Rudy Stevens became famous under which name Barbara Stanwyck Soulnet
107 Which non alcoholic cordial is made from pomegranates Grenadine BAKKEERRRR
108 What is Orchesis - either professional or amateur Art of Dancing Soulnet
109 Taken literally what should you see in a Hippodrome Horses davethedon
110 Who wrote the Man in the Iron Mask Alexander Dumas Zimmer
111 Which 1993 Disney film starred Bet Middler as a witch Hocus Pocus Lefty
112 Who piloted the first flight across the English channel Louis Bleriot chillyb
113 What was the first James Bond film Dr No ROOKIE
114 What 1991 film won best film, actor, actress, director Oscars Silence of the Lambs wimmera1
115 What was the capital of Ethiopia Addis Ababa ROOKIE
116 Aescapalious emblem staff snake Greek Roman god of what Medicine Paul_Peos
117 Giacomo Agostini - 122 Grand Prix 15 world titles what sport Motorcycle Racing redbull
118 What is the largest state in the USA Alaska BOMBERBEN
119 Led Deighton trilogy Game Set Match What 3 Capitals Berlin MexicoLondon GeoffBlethynsGlasses
120 Alan Stuart Konigsberg famous as who Woody Allen dambuster
121 Which human rights organisation founded 1961 got Nobel 1977 Amnesty International westie
122 Whose autobiography was The long walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela wimmera1
123 What was discovered in 1922 by Howard Carter Tutankamen tomb dambuster
124 Clyde Tonbaugh discovered what planet in 1930 Pluto swooper
125 Who won the womens heptathlon at Seoul in 1988 Jackie Joyner-Kersey redbull
126 Who wrote Northanger Abbey Jayne Austin Alan_Noonan_10
127 Who ran through the streets naked crying Eureka Archimedes westie
128 Who composed the Brandeberg concertos full names Johan Sebastian Bach wimmera1
129 Who won the World Series in 1987 Minnesota twins StealthBomber
130 What is the correct term of address to the Pope Your Holiness wimmera1
131 In which city was Alexander Graham Bell born in 1847 Edinburgh Lefty
132 Who composed the ballets Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker Tchaikovsky StealthBomber
133 AG Bell opened school in Boston in 1872 for Teachers of what The Deaf westie
134 Benjamin Kubelsky 1894 fame as what comedian Jack Benny dambuster
135 In the Old Testament what book comes between Obadiah - Micah Jonah Lefty
136 Robin Williams dressed in drag for which 1993 film Mrs Doubtfire swooper
137 Which chess piece could be a member of the church Bishop swooper
138 Which German word means lightning war used in WW2 Blitzkrieg Kj_11
139 Broccoli belongs to what family of plants Cabbage GeoffBlethynsGlasses
140 Who designed the first Iron ship the Great Britain in 1845 I. Kingdom Brunel Alan_Noonan_10
141 Whose boat Bluebird was recently raised from Coniston water Donald Campbell GeoffBlethynsGlasses
142 in 1951 which (of two) car companies introduced power steering Buick - Chrysler Soulnet
143 Who wrote Catch 22 (both names) Joseph Heller swoodley
144 Which country set up the world’s first chemistry lab in 1650 Netherlands Soulnet
145 What links the names Botvinik, Tal, Karpov, Fischer Chess World Champs swooper
146 What is the national flower of Japan Chrysanthemum mrjez
147 Bombardier Billy Wells was seen on many Rank films - why Hit Gong Zimmer
148 Where in France do claret wines come from Bordeaux davethedon
149 What did mathematician John Napier invent in 1614 Logarithms Alan_Noonan_10
150 What was the world’s first high level programming language 1957 IBM FORTRAN davethedon
151 Consumption was the former name of which disease Tuberculosis redbull
152 Which American state is nicknamed The Diamond State Delaware StealthBomber
153 What are the Sirocco, Mistral and Chinook Winds GeoffBlethynsGlasses
154 Who wrote about Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl StealthBomber
155 Who, at USA customs declared, nothing but my genius Oscar Wilde Alan_Noonan_10
156 Issur Danielovitch became famous a who Kirk Douglas Alan_Noonan_10
157 Who sailed in the Golden Hind Sir Francis Drake loyalandproud
158 What was the name of the plantation in Gone with the Wind Tara dambuster
159 Who won the 1988 Superbowl Washington Redskins Lefty
160 Which group believes in The Great Architect of the Universe Freemasons dambuster
161 Robert Alan Zimmerman real name of who Bob Dylan swoodley
162 Processed Galena produces which metal Lead davethedon
163 Who wrote Gulliver’s Travels (both names) Jonathon Swift swoodley
164 What is a Ha Ha Sunken Fence wimmera1
165 In Japan what is Seppuku Hari Kari - suicide swoodley
166 Who discovered blood circulation William Harvey Alan_Noonan_10
167 The dunnock is another name for which common bird Hedge Sparrow Soulnet
168 If someone said they were from Hellas - which country Greece Kj_11
169 Who was the son of Zeus and Maia - Gods Messenger Hermes Lefty
170 Roy Scherer jr became famous as who Rock Hudson Alan_Noonan_10
171 Who wrote Brave New World (full name) Aldus Huxley swoodley
172 What links Calabria, Liguria, Puglia and Veneto Regions of Italy dambuster
173 Which city in Rajasthan has riding breeches named after it Jodhpur loyalandproud
174 Portugal has had six Kings with what first name John Kj_11
175 What martial arts name means gentle way Judo redbull
176 Jean Claude Killy famous in which sport Skiing dambuster
177 Kimberlite contains what precious item Diamonds megahertz
178 Who directed Dr Strangelove-2001 - The Shining (full name) Stanley Kubrick swoodley
179 Rene Lalique - Art Nouveau designer worked what material Glass megahertz
180 Who created the childrens land of Narnia and Lion Witch Wardrobe Clive Staples Lewis loyalandproud
181 What animal lives in a drey Squirrel Shelton10
182 Why is Louise Brown - born 1978 famous First test tube baby swoodley
183 The title of whose book translates as my struggle Adolf Hitler swoodley
184 Anna Mary Robinson - famous American painter - what name Grandma Moses Alan_Noonan_10
185 In which country would you find the Negev desert Israel swoodley
186 Which character has been played by the most actors Sherlock Holmes westie
187 In Greek mythology a Hamadryads spirit guarded what Trees TDSpartan
188 Jocasta was the wife of Laius and the mother of who Oedipus Zimmer
189 Who wrote The Rights of Man - and The Age of Reason Thomas Paine megahertz
190 What is the capital of Sicily Palermo Kj_11
191 What was invented by Dr Edward Land in 1947 Polaroid GeoffBlethynsGlasses
192 Syd Barett, Roger Waters, Richard Wright, Nick Mason - Group Pink Floyd swoodley
193 Carlo Collodi created which famous childrens character Pinocchio Zimmer
194 What is mainly extracted from pitchblende Uranium Soulnet
195 Which connects Delft, Sevres, Wedgwood, Chelsea Porcelain dambuster
196 Which country introduced the worlds first diesel loco in 1912 Germany megahertz
197 in 1656 Christian Huygens invented what type of timekeeper Pendulum clock Alan_Noonan_10
198 Duvali, Dushira and Holi are religious days in which religion Hindu Kj_11
199 In what industry did John Davidson Rockefeller get rich Oil Kj_11
200 The Mau Mau were terrorists in which country late 50s early 60s Kenya megahertz
201 What movie cast included James Garner, Richard Attenbourough, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasance, James Coburn, Gordon Jackson, Angus McPhee among many others The Great Escape loyalandproud
202 If you suffer from epistaxis what is wrong Nosebleed wimmera1
203 In which book would you find the manservant Pas Partout Around the world in 80 days wimmera1
204 What animals name translates as water horse Hippopotamus dambuster
205 In Greek mythology who killed the Gorgon Perseus TDSpartan
206 Which two metals are alloyed to make pewter Tin and Lead davethedon
207 In 1899 the Eastman company in the USA produced first what Kodak 1 - hand held roll film cam redbull
208 What links - Sarte, Neitzsche, Russell and Decartes Philosophers Zimmer
209 In 1643 Evangalisa Torichelli invented the first what Barometer megahertz
210 Which Spanish painter has first exhibition at 16 - also 4 year blue Pablo Picasso Zimmer
211 Where did the mutineers of the Bounty settle Pitcairn Islands megahertz
212 What is the longest river in Italy Po dambuster
213 What does a polyandric women have more than one of Husband megahertz
214 What links Brazil, Uruguay, Mozambique and Angola Colonies of Portugal StealthBomber
215 What is the American equivalent of the Irish Poteen Moonshine megahertz
216 Who was the last king of Troy killed by Achilles son Pyrrhus Priam TDSpartan
217 In 1911 the archaeologist Hiram Bingham discovered what lost city Machu Picchu Kj_11
218 Who won the Superbowl in 1989 San Francisco 49 ers Kj_11
219 Who wrote the book Billy Budd also Moby ■■■■ Herman Melville StealthBomber
220 Which highwayman rode the horse Black Bess ■■■■ Turpin Simpledon
221 Barry Allen was the alter ego of which DC comic superhero The Flash wimmera1
222 In 1901 which brand of car was seen for the first time Mercedes redbull
223 Brisbane is the state capital of which SE Australian state Queensland dambuster
224 In Norse mythology what is the name of the ultimate battle Ragnarok dambuster
225 In 1890 the first electric what opened in London Underground railway redbull
226 Who wrote the childrens novel Swallows and Amazons Arthur Ransom Alan_Noonan_10
227 Oil seed rape belongs to which plant family Mustard redbull
228 Which Norwegian politicians name became a word for traitor Vidkun Quisling swoodley
229 What is the capitol of Morocco Rabat dambuster
230 What shape were the sailors plates in Nelsons navy Square Thus Square meal dambuster
231 What religion links Weasak, Dhrammacacka, and Bhodi day Buddhist dambuster
232 Linus Torwalds invented and wrote what Linux computer operating system frosty
233 The bander macaque has which commoner name Rhesus Monkey Shelton10
234 Zambia and Zimbabwe used to be called what Rhodesia StealthBomber
235 What is the staple food of one third of the worlds population Rice TDSpartan
236 Paul Robeson the singer of old man river had what profession Lawyer megahertz
237 Rene Laennac invented which aid for doctors in 1810 Stethoscope redbull
238 Jagger, Richards, Wyman, Jones, Watts, Stewart - which band The Rolling Stones redbull
239 What digit does not exist in Roman Numerals Zero westie
240 Who was nicknames The desert Fox (both Names) Erwin Rommel swoodley
241 What aid to archaeologists from 197 bc was found in Egypt 1799 Rosetta Stone GeoffBlethynsGlasses
242 Which annual sporting event between 2 teams started in 1829 The University Boat Race redbull
243 Who was the jeweller to the Russian Court famous Easter eggs Faberge Simpledon
244 What type of food is Taramasalata Cured /smoked cod roe dambuster
245 What links Samuel Delaney, Fredrick Pohl, Harlan Ellison Science Fiction Shelton10
246 Randolph Crane became famous as which cowboy actor Randolph Scott dambuster
247 Ageusia is the loss of which sense Taste redbull
248 Which Irish political parties name translates as we ourselves Sein Fein davethedon
249 Henry Ford used assembly line in 1908 but someone before 1901 Ransome Olds megahertz
250 Who performed the first heart transplant in South Africa Christian Barnard redbull
251 What is the common name for the star Sirius Dog Star swoodley
252 What calculating aid was invented by William Oughtred in 1662 Slide Rule davethedon
253 Which Athenian philosopher wrote nothing - immortalised by Plato Socrates Shelton10
254 Who designed the WW 1 plane Camel and co designed Hurricane Thomas Octave Murdoch Sopwith frosty
255 Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull were born in which US state South Dakota StealthBomber
256 In 1666 Jesuit Bark was used as a prevention against what Malaria swoodley
257 In 1971 which USA space probe was first to orbit another planet Mariner 9 megahertz
258 What links Catalonia, Andalusia, Cantabria, Galicia Regions of Spain frosty
259 Ingemar Stenmark won record 85 world cup races in what sport Skiing GeoffBlethynsGlasses
260 Who wrote the music for the ballets Firebird and Rites of Spring Igor Stravinsky GeoffBlethynsGlasses
261 What common legal item literally means under penalty Subpoena Shelton10
262 Who was the only person to win world titles on bikes and cars John Surtees Captain_Jack
263 What isthe oldest swimming stroke Breaststroke 16th century megahertz
264 Which European country is divided into areas called Cantons Switzerland frosty
265 Which medical tool was developed by Sanctorius in 1612 Thermometer megahertz
266 What weapon was invented by Ernest Swinton used in 1916 Tank swoodley
267 Which mythological King chained grapes rose water fell Tantalus Zimmer
268 Who created Tarzan (all names) in 1914 Edgar Rice Burroughs Shelton10
269 Camellia Sinesis evergreen shrub better known as what Tea Shelton10
270 In 1901 who first transmitted radio signals across Atlantic Marconi GeoffBlethynsGlasses
271 Who won six consecutive Wimbledon titles in the 1980s Martina Navratilova frosty
272 What Italian building material translates as baked earth Terracotta frosty
273 What links Buddy Holly, Lyndon Johnston, Janice Joplin State of Texas Simpledon
274 Which eponymous character was Thane of Cawder Glaimes Macbeth Shelton10
275 Who wrote the 39 steps (both names) John Buchan megahertz
276 Who won the Superbowl in 1987 New York Giants StealthBomber
277 What is the food tofu made from Soya Bean Curd – via Soya milk westie
278 Who was the son of Poseidon and Ampherite Triton Lefty
279 Annie Mae Bullock became famous under which name (both) Tina Turner Simpledon
280 What linked Armenia, Georgia, Latvia and Moldavia USSR dambuster
281 What is the state capitol of New Jersey Trenton StealthBomber
282 Who won an Oscar for best supporting actor in Spartacus 1960 Peter Ustinov Alan_Noonan_10
283 What was invented by James Dewer in 1872 Vacuum or thermos flask davethedon
284 Who was the Roman goddess of the hearth Vesta Lefty
285 Viticulture is the growing of what plants Vines Simpledon
286 In 1953 what was first successfully transmitted in the USA Colour Television dambuster
287 Who wrote the Thin Man in 1934 (both names) Dashiell Hammett megahertz
288 Angel falls Venezuela Highest but where second Highest Las Tres Hermanas South Africa megahertz
289 Whitcome Judson in 1891 invented what for fastening shoes Zip Fastener GeoffBlethynsGlasses
290 Who sold Louisiana to the USA in 1803 Napoleon StealthBomber
291 Gregory Pincus, John Rock, Gerhart Domangk developed what Oral Contraceptive redbull
292 The Gloucester E 28/39 first flew in 1941 - what was unusual Whittle Jet Engine davethedon
293 Women compete between USA and UK in Wightman Cup - Sport Tennis redbull
294 Woolworths - the 5 /10 cent store started in which us state 1979 Lancaster Pennsylvania megahertz
295 Which actress starred in the original King Kong in 1933 (both) Fay Wray dambuster
296 What is the longest river in Western Australia? Gascoyne River Shelton10
297 Whats missing from ale that’s included in beer Hops redbull
298 Until 1971 what was the name of Zaire Congo redbull
299 Karl Lienstater discovered which medical breakthrough in 1901 ABO Blood Groups megahertz
300 Who is the only American president elected unopposed George Washington 1798 1792 Lefty
301 Which countries men use the most deodorant Japan redbull
302 Who played Billy the Kid in The Left Handed Gun Paul Newman Alan_Noonan_10
303 What was the first credit card Diners Club Alan_Noonan_10
304 What links Humphry Davie, Michael Faraday, Madam Curie Poisoned by chemicals work Soulnet
305 Hippophagic society members support what Eating horsemeat Shelton10
306 What did Britain swap Havana for with Spain in 1763 Florida Lefty
307 What is the crime of embracery Jury Bribing megahertz
308 Which country made the worlds first feature film in 1906 Australia Story of Kelly gang Shelton10
309 Who wrote Gentlemen Prefer Blonds Anita Loos Alan_Noonan_10
310 What was Norman Bates hobby in Psycho Stuffing birds Alan_Noonan_10
311 What was Casanovas day job Librarian wimmera1
312 Where is the worlds largest gold depository Federal reserve bank Manhattan redbull
313 Why did the state of Indiana ban Robin Hood in 1953 Communist – rob rich davethedon
314 Angelo Scicilano better know as who Charles Atlas wimmera1
315 How did George II die Fell off toilet wimmera1
316 What did Marlon Brando and George C Scott refuse Oscars Alan_Noonan_10
317 Why was convict 2599 unusual in Pen State prison 1924 Dog doing life for killing cat redbull
318 What is 6 inches bigger in Summer Eiffel tower GeoffBlethynsGlasses
319 What two ingredients make the dish angels on horseback Oysters - wrapped in Bacon Lefty
320 What was Charles Dickens last (unfinished) novel Mystery of Edwin Drood Alan_Noonan_10
321 Which sea on Earth has no beaches Sargasso sea davethedon
322 Reuben Tice died trying to invent a machine to do what Dewrinkle prunes Soulnet
323 De Witt Wallace founded what Readers Digest dambuster
324 Who is the Patron Saint of thieves St Nicholas Lefty
325 According to his business card what job did Al Capone do Sell second hand furniture wimmera1
326 Humans are 10,000 times more sexually active that what animal Rabbits dambuster
327 Shirley Schrift became famous as which actress Shelly Winters dambuster
328 In Kansas what can a waiter not do in a teacup (legally) Serve wine rebull
329 Which country has the smallest birth rate Vatican City megahertz
330 Which 1956 film caused riots in cinemas Rock around the clock Soulnet
331 Who did the USA buy the Virgin islands from Denmark Lefty
332 Who played the scarecrow in the Wiz (all black wiz of oz) Michael Jackson swooper
333 What was or is a Waltzing Matilda Swagman’s Knapsack Simpledon
334 Which country was the first to introduce old age pensions Germany wimmera1
335 Which hats became popular with children in 1956 Davy Crocket GeoffBlethynsGlasses
336 Malden Serkiovitch famous as which actor Karl Malden dambuster
337 What is it illegal to sell at a second hand shop in New York American flag megahertz
338 What hospital did Dr Kildare work at Blaire General Soulnet
339 Collective nouns - a smuck of what Jellyfish Soulnet
340 Who was Cleopatras first husband Ptolemy Dionysus – her brother dambuster
341 Who was John Dawkins better known as Artful Dodger Alan_Noonan_10
342 Which film star has his statue in Leicester Square Charlie Chaplin redbull
343 Virginia McMath became famous as which actress Ginger Rodgers Alan_Noonan_10
344 What is the name of Captain Ahabs ship Peaquod dambuster
345 Roosevelt won the 1932 election - who lost it Herbert Hoover Shelton10
346 Who wrote The History of Mr Polly H G Wells Shelton10
347 What is the first day of Lent Ash Wednesday redbull
348 Mr Chips said goodbye - from which fictional school Brookfield Alan_Noonan_10
349 Who buried the treasure on Treasure Island Captain Flint Simpledon
350 Which TV series was narrated by Walter Winchell The Untouchables Alan_Noonan_10
351 In which country was Auschwitz Poland redbull
352 What was the first British instrumental to top the USA charts Telstar by The Tornados StealthBomber
353 On which national flag is there an eagle and a snake Mexico dambuster
354 What group of animals would be in a clowder Cats Lefty
355 What is a Sam Browne Military belt Shelton10
356 What is the chemical symbol for tungsten W Shelton10
357 Who are the two most translated English writers Shakespeare – Agatha Christie Lefty
358 Citius Altius Fortius is the motto of what organisation Olympic StealthBomber
359 What is the main ingredient of sauce Lyonnaise Onions davethedon
360 Who played Miss Marple in 6 films (both names) Margaret Rutherford Shelton10
361 From what language does the word alphabet come Greek -alpha beta Shelton10
362 In the nursery rhyme what is Fridays child Loving and Giving megahertz
363 What was the first film made in cinemascope The robe megahertz
364 Where was the battle of Hastings fought Senlac hill GeoffBlethynsGlasses
365 A pearmain is what type of fruit Apple redbull
366 What colour is the bull on an archery target Gold StealthBomber
367 What was the Rolling Stones first no 1 hit Its all over now Soulnet
368 Name both rival gangs in West Side Story Sharks Jets wimmera1
369 In golf what do the Americans call an albatross Double Eagle StealthBomber
370 Which classical composer wrote the Hungarian Rhapsody Franz Liszt Shelton10
371 When is St Swithens day 15th July megahertz
372 What are ceps morels and chantrelles Mushrooms megahertz
373 Which part of his body did Charlie Chaplin insure Feet redbull
374 In golf what would you put in your ■■■■ bag Practice Balls Vandrs
375 A bind is a group of what type of fish Salmon redbull
376 Which author created Fu Manchu Sax Rohmer Alan_Noonan_10
377 Mrs Darell Waters (translated 128 languages) pen name Enid Blyton GeoffBlethynsGlasses
378 Who played the pawnbroker in the film of that name Rod Stiger Alan_Noonan_10
379 What was the first manufactured item to be sold on Hire Purchase Singer sewing machine in 1850s dambuster
380 Which letters denote Jesus Nazareth King of the Jews INRI Alan_Noonan_10
381 In France if you were served le miel what would you eat Honey megahertz
382 The Greek for circle of animals gives it name to what Zodiac Lefty
383 Who was the Roman god of agriculture Saturn Lefty
384 What is ikebana Flower arranging megahertz
385 What nationality was Morse inventor of the famous code American Lefty
386 Goa used to be a colony of which nation Portugal redbull
387 What does a galactophagist drink Milk Alan_Noonan_10
388 What did God create on the fifth day (both) Sea creatures and birds dambuster
389 Where was Bob Dylan born Duluth Minnesota megahertz
390 In the 18th century what would a pencil be Brush redbull
391 Agrippa poisoned her husband/uncle who was he Claudius Shelton10
392 Who was the mother of Castor and Pollux Leda Lefty
393 What are the snaffle Pelham and Weymouth Horse bits megahertz
394 Walter Koenig played which part in the Star Trek series Ensign Chekov dambuster
395 Who had a hit with Devil Woman Cliff Richard Zimmer
396 What were the first false teeth made from Ivory davethedon
397 The jealous Athena turned who into a spider Arachne Lefty
398 What was the first Carry On film Carry on Sergeant megahertz
399 Who was the female lead in The Shootist Lauren Bacall davethedon
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400 What is a dzo Cow Yak cross Lefty
401 Hypermetropic people are what Long Sighted Lefty
402 Which leader lives in the Potola Dalai Lama redbull
403 What wood was the cross supposed to be made of Mistletoe Soulnet
404 Joseph Levitch became famous as who Jerry Lewis Alan_Noonan_10
405 If you planted a bandarilla what are you doing Bullfighting davethedon
406 What was the first Pink Floyd album Piper at the gates of dawn StealthBomber
407 in which city was the first public opera house opened Venice davethedon
408 In what Elvis film did he play a double role Kissing Cousins Shelton10
409 The Aphrodite of Melos has a more famous name - what Venus de Milo Shelton10
410 Which country invented the concentration camp Britain - Boer war Alan_Noonan_10
411 John Huston scored a hit with his first film-what? Maltese falcon Alan_Noonan_10
412 Stan laurel, Mickey Rooney, Lana Turner what in common 8 marriages dambuster
413 What real person has been played most often in films Napoleon Bonaparte dambuster
414 Scotopic people can do what See in the dark Lefty
415 What is the most critical thing keeping bananas fresh transport Temperature not below 13C 55F redbull
416 What is the name of the Paris stock exchange Euronext Lefty
417 Whose music featured in The Clockwork Orange Beethoven megahertz
418 What was the Troggs most famous hit Wild Thing Shelton10
419 In Japan what colour car is reserved for the royal family only Maroon redbull
420 What city has Kagoshima as its airport Kagoshima mrjez
421 What was gangsters George Nelsons nickname Baby Face dambuster
422 Whose first wife was actress Jayne Wyman Ronald Regan dambuster
423 In MASH what is Radars favourite drink Grape Knee High swoodley
424 What do you give on the third wedding anniversary Leather redbull
425 What is a baby whale called Calf GeoffBlethynsGlasses
426 In which film did the Rolls Royce have the number plate AU1 Goldfinger GeoffBlethynsGlasses
427 Vladamere Ashkenazy plays what musical instrument Piano Shelton10
428 With which organ does a snake hear Tongue Shelton10
429 On what is the Mona Lisa painted Wood dambuster
430 What is the second most common international crime Art theft davethedon
431 Count de Grisly was the first to perform what trick in 1799 Saw woman in half dambuster
432 Who wrote Les Miserable Victor Hugo Shelton10
433 Which bird turns it head upside down to eat Flamingo megahertz
434 The colossus of Rhodes was a statue of who Apollo megahertz
435 Who rode a horse called Bucephalus Alexander the Great Shelton10
436 To which London club did Mycroft Holmes belong Diogones Lefty
437 What did William Addis invent in prison Toothbrush redbull
438 What is the only duty of police Gracthenvissers in Amsterdam Motorists in canals Split_Infinity
439 Kleenex tissues were originally intended as what in 1915 WW1 Gas mask filters Soulnet
440 Who invented popcorn Native Americans dambuster
441 What is the colour of mourning in Turkey Violet redbull
442 For what is spirits of salt another name Hydrochloric acid Lefty
443 Which game is played on an oval with 18 player per team Australian football dambuster
444 In the Winnie the Pooh stories what is Kanga’s baby called Roo Lefty
445 Which actor is common to Magnificent 7 and Dirty Dozen Charles Bronson redbull
446 Who saved Andromeda from the sea monster Perseus Lefty
447 What flower is the symbol of secrecy Rose Shelton10
448 What item were originally called Hanways Umbrellas dambuster
449 What is Brussels best known statue The Mannequin Pis swoodley
450 in which language does God Jul mean happy Xmas Swedish Shelton10
451 Which flying pioneer was nicknamed the lone eagle Charles Lindbergh Shelton10
452 Horse statue - mounted man - on two legs- how man die Killed in Battle swoodley
453 Which American state produces the most potatoes Idaho dambuster
454 Who wrote Dr Zhivago Boris Pasternak Alan_Noonan_10
455 Who is Charlie Browns favourite baseball player (fictional) Joe Shlabotnik StealthBomber
456 Emerald is the birth stone for which month May Kj_11
457 Whose yacht was called Honey Fitz John Fitzgerald Kennedy dambuster
458 What is the white trail behind a jet plane made from Ice Crystals swoodley
459 What Italian habit did Thomas Coyrat introduce to England 1608 Eating with forks redbull
460 Purl Plain Fishermans Cable types of what Knitting stitches swoodley
461 Why was Mary Mallen locked up from 1915 to 1938 Typhoid Mary Alan_Noonan_10
462 If you were doing vaccimulgence what doing Milking a cow Soulnet
463 For what purpose was the chow chow dog originally bred As foodor Chow dambuster
464 What kind of fruit is a kumquat Small Orange davethedon
465 Who was the Greek goddess of love Aphrodite davethedon
466 What first appeared in New York World 21st December 1913 Crossword dambuster
467 Which group of animals are called a cete Badgers GeoffBlethynsGlasses
468 Which herb did the Romans eat top prevent drunkenness Parsley Kj_11
469 What is the original literal meaning of the word bride To cook (ancient tutonic) megahertz
470 Who ran the first marathon Phidipedes Lefty
471 What is the only creature that can turn its stomach inside out Starfish redbull
472 What is Milans opera house called La Scala Shelton10
473 What is the oldest most widely used drug on earth Alcohol westie
474 What type of animal is a Samoyed Dog dambuster
475 In which country did draughts (checkers) originate Egypt dambuster
476 Shane Fenton became famous as who Alvin Stardust davethedon
477 What is the worlds most popular green vegetable Lettuce megahertz
478 What does a racoon do before eating its food Washes it in water ROOKIE
479 What other name is used for the snow leopard Ounce Alan_Noonan_10
480 Which drink did Bach enjoy so much he wrote a cantata for it Coffee Soulnet
481 Who invented the first safety razor in 1895 King Camp Gillette Zimmer
482 What nationality is Thor Heyerdahl Norwegian megahertz
483 What 3 ingredients make a sidecar cocktail Brandy Cointreau Lemon juice Kj_11
484 A spunder or drift is the name for a group of what animals Swine davethedon
485 What is Erse Irish Gaelic language Alan_Noonan_10
486 On oometer measures what Birds Eggs Alan_Noonan_10
487 What did table tennis balls used to be made from Cork davethedon
488 If you had variola what disease have you got Smallpox redbull
489 Which playing card is called the Curse of Scotland Nine of Diamonds Soulnet
490 Which painter did Hans van Meegeren most fake Vermeer Shelton10
491 Which country had the first women MPs 19 in 1907 Finland redbull
492 In 1969 what category was added to the Nobel prizes Economics Alan_Noonan_10
493 In which city was Bob Hope born London (Eltham) Alan_Noonan_10
494 In the human body where is your occiput Back of head Shelton10
495 Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner Francis Scott-key Alan_Noonan_10
496 Which food did Victorians deride as little bags of mystery Sausages davethedon
497 Which actor was dubbed the muscles from Brussels Jean Claude Van Dam dambuster
498 Which film star was the first to appear on a postage stamp Grace Kelly redbull
499 What would you expect to find in a binnacle Ships compass Shelton10
500 Which Hollywood star has made the cover of Life most times Elizabeth Taylor (11) swoodley
501 Which Mediterranean countries orchestra is bigger than its army Monaco redbull
502 What links stags tails, pickled worms, gallstones, tomatoes Once thought to be Aphrodisiacs davethedon
503 Baked beans were originally served in what sauce Treacle - molasses Soulnet
504 Where can you buy a copy of Penguin News Falkland Islands redbull
505 Who was the hero of the old TV cop series Dragnet Sergeant Joe Friday Alan_Noonan_10
506 Which African country was founded by Americans Liberia Alan_Noonan_10
507 What was Britain called - before it was Britain Albion Alan_Noonan_10
508 What part of a frog do you rub to hypnotise it Its belly redbull
509 How did multi millionaire Russell Sage save money Not wear underwear redbull
510 How was USA president James Buchanan different from all rest Batchelor Alan_Noonan_10
511 Whats involved in 20% of car accidents in Sweden A moose megahertz
512 Whats unusual about evangelist Amy Semple McPhersons coffin Contains Telephone Soulnet
513 Who would use a swozzle Punch and Judy man dambuster
514 What does a tailor do with his plonker Press suits megahertz
515 Churches in Malta have two what Clocks right and wrong confuse devil redbull
516 Marnie Nixon what Deborah Kerr Natalie Wood Audrey Hepburn Dubbed in their singing voices Shelton10
517 Which Italian tractor maker tried making cars in 1960s Ferruchio Lamborghini Split_Infinity
518 What first appeared on Page 1 of the Times 3 May 1966 News stories Shelton10
519 Caruso put what in Nellie Melbas hand singing tiny hand frozen Hot Sausage redbull
520 What would you do with an Edzell blue Eat it- it’s a potato redbull
521 In what month did the Russian October revolution take place November swoodley
522 Nobodys perfect is the last line in which classic comedy film Some Like it Hot Alan_Noonan_10
523 How did Buffalo Bill stick to one glass whisky a day Quart glass redbull
524 In 1760 what means of personal transport was invented Roller Skates redbull
525 What three counties were Eliza Dolittle taught to pronounce Hertford Hereford Hampshire Alan_Noonan_10
526 In Hitchcocks film The Trouble with Harry - what was the trouble He was dead Shelton10
527 What was the first gramophone record made from Tinfoil megahertz
528 What did George Washington soak his wooden teeth in for taste Port megahertz
529 George V1 Mozart Al Jolson Casanova - which organisation Freemasons Split_Infinity
530 Who said Its so long since sex I forget who gets tied up Joan Rivers megahertz
531 St Appolonia Patron Saint of what Toothache megahertz
532 What is measured on the Gay-Lussac scale Alcohol strength redbull
533 A squid found in New Zealand had the biggest what ever seen Eye 15.75 inches redbull
534 What was the first country to guarantee freedom of worship Transylvania megahertz
535 which famous person invented the cat flap Isaac Newton redbull
536 By law what can you not do in Minnesota with your washing line Male and Female underwear together hanging out dambuster
537 Why do Tibetans grow long nails on little fingers To pick noses efficiently swoodley
538 Richard Penniman became famous as who Little Richard Shelton10
539 What is a snood A kind of hairnet/neck warmer megahertz
540 Who said men are creatures with two legs and 8 hands Jayne Mansfield davethedon
541 Which European country eats the most breakfast cereal Britain davethedon
542 Philosopher Jeremy Bentham has a very unusual pet- what Tea Pot Soulnet
543 What country did Italy invade in 1935 Abyssinia - Ethiopia swoodley
544 Who sang the title song in the film Grease Frankie Valli dambuster
545 What is produced in a ginnery Cotton swoodley
546 What was made illegal in England in 1439 Kissing redbull
547 What was invented by Dr Albert Southwick in 1881 Electric chair redbull
548 In which country are you most likely to die from a scorpion sting Mexico (1000 a year) davethedon
549 Who is the most filmed author Shakespeare over 300 swoodley
550 Excluding religious works what is the worlds top selling book Guinness Book of Records megahertz
551 Who sold the most albums on a single day Elvis 20 million day after death redbull
552 What was the last item shown on British TV before WW2 Mickey Mouse megahertz
553 What countries people had the longest life expectation Iceland redbull
554 Who said I like Beethoven especially the poems Ringo Starr megahertz
555 What does the entire economy of the island of Nauru depend on Bird ■■■■-Guano fertiliser swoodley
556 John Glen first USA to orbit earth was in which service US Marine Corps Shelton10
557 Oedipus was named after what - literal translation Swollen feet megahertz
558 What fish can hold objects in its tail Sea Horse megahertz
559 Who is the most filmed comic strip character Zorro redbull
560 Whose version of A View to a Kill reached 1 in USA 2 in UK Duran Duran swoodley
561 Which country grows the most potatoes Russia dambuster
562 What does a drosomoter measure Dew Soulnet
563 Which English Kings armour has the biggest codpiece Henry8 megahertz
564 Which country was the first to abolish capitol punishment 1826 Russia Czar Nicholas- Siberia instead redbull
565 In law what is a co-parcener Joint Heir megahertz
566 Which pop group had a hit with Silence is Golden Tremaloes dambuster
567 Greek mathematician cylinder enclosed sphere carved on grave Archimedes dambuster
568 What does a psephologist study Voting - Elections megahertz
569 Where would youfind line of Mars - Girdle of Venus Palm - lines in Palmistry dambuster
570 British call this bird species ■■■■ - what do Americans call them Chickadees davethedon
571 Which country owns the Hen and Chicken islands North island New Zealand davethedon
572 Who created the TV series - The man from UNCLE Ian Fleming redbull
573 Which film director described actors as cattle Alfred Hitchcock megahertz
574 Shirley Bassey sang three Bond themes - which 3 films Goldfinger, Diamonds are Forever, Moonraker StealthBomber
575 Barring rain - in which athletics event would you get wet Steeplechase dambuster
576 What colour is the flesh of the Charentais melon Orange dambuster
577 Who appeared on the first US postage stamps (both names) Washington - Franklin Alan_Noonan_10
578 Whowas the first person elected to US swimming hall fame Johnny Weismuller dambuster
579 The guillotine was invented for chopping off what Hands dambuster
580 Which country invented the bedsprings Greeks redbull
581 Whets the difference between fog and mist Seeing Distance under 1000yd dambuster
582 What did Spanish scientists fit to cows to increase milk yield False Teeth Soulnet
583 What people founded cheese making in England Romans dambuster
584 What is the first name of Mr Toad - in Toad of Toad Hall Thaddeus dambuster
585 Atephobia is a fear of what Imperfection Lefty
586 What are Grapnel, Bruce, Danforth, Plough types of? Anchor megahertz
587 Why did Handel compose The Messiah For Cash megahertz
588 Red flags flown by French ships - Joli Rouge origin of what name Jolly Rodger dambuster
589 in which country could you spend a Kwanza Angola redbull
590 John Henry Deutchendorf famous as who (both names) John Denver dambuster
591 Mitre Dovetail Jig and Hack are types of what Saw Shelton10
592 Tracey and Hepburn first film in 1942 was what Woman of the Year Alan_Noonan_10
593 Antimacassars were fitted to chairs - what is macasser Hair oil Shelton10
594 Jack Ketch 1663 1686 had what job Hangman Alan_Noonan_10
595 Nekal was the first type of what product (Germany 1917) Detergent davethedon
596 Who was the first Grand Prix driver to used a safety belt in 1967 Jackie Stewart redbull
597 The SF award the Hugo is named after Hugo who? Gernsbeck Soulnet
598 Maurice Micklewhite became famous as who Michael Caine Shelton10
599 What do Ombrophobes fear Rain Soulnet

This clearly doesn’t have the pull of the music quiz. They’d all be gone by now!

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