Flashcards in Part 2 Deck (76):
What does the word Cenotaph mean?
Bodiless tomb or monument
In February 2005, who set a new world record for sailing solo around the world?
Ellen McArthur (but recovered again by Francis Joyon)
Marilyn Monroe names
Born Norma Jean Mortinsen
Then James Dougherty
What is coimetrophobia the fear of?
Where are there Disneylands?
USA, France, Japan, Hong Kong
Words ending in ceed
Exceed, proceed, succeed
How many yards in a furlong?
5280 ft in a mile
Furlong is 1/8 of a mile
There are 3 ft in a yard
5280/8 = 660 ft in a furlong
660/3 = 220 yards
American equivalent of Mayfair in Monopoly?
Born in Budapest in 1874, by what name was Erich Weiss better known?
The Ivor Novello awards are presented in what field? Music, Art or Film-making?
What is the name given to the beam placed above a window or door?
Who in Greek mythology was the first woman on earth?
What was Bill Clinton`s original surname? Bunton, Blunt or Blythe?
Acrophobia is the fear of what?
Cambridge Favourite`, `Royal Sovereign` and `Talisman` are all varieties of what?
How many squares are there along one side of a Scrabble Board?
What color is the cross on the Finnish flag?
Horse hoof care
What is the name of Barbie`s younger sister?
Scrabble board squares
15 x 15
What is the singular of the word `graffiti`?
March 21st to April 20
April 21 to May 21
May 22 to June 21
June 22 to July 22
July 23 to August 22
August 23 to September 23
24th of September to 23rd of October
24th of October to 22nd of November
November 23 to December 21
December 22 to January 20
21st of January to 19th of February
20th of February to 20th of March
Ailurophobia is the fear of which type of animal?
Cats (ailuros is Greek for cat)
M = 1000
D = 500
C = 100
L = 50
X = 10
V = 5
I = 1
What item is made up of the Canton, and halyard, and the field?
After how many years would you celebrate your ruby anniversary?
After how many years would you celebrate your wooden anniversary?
What is the birthstone for the month of February?
From which country did the game bridge originate?
Who did Timothy Lawrence marry in 1992?
If you were born on Burns night what Starsign would you be?
Burns night celebrates the birth of Scotland's national poet Robert Burns was born on January 25 therefore you would be an Aquarius
How many pieces are there in a standard set of dominoes?
There are 28 pieces
How many numbered compartments are there on the roulette wheel?
37 because zero is also one of them
What are the three water signs of the zodiac?
Cancer Scorpio and Pisces
Which birthstone represents the month of August?
Which anniversary would you celebrate after 10 years?
To the nearest million what is the population of northern Ireland?
In 1985 what was Robert Ballard famous for discovering?
Anthophobia is the fear of what?
Robert Zimmerman is the real name of which famous person?
In the British army what rank falls between Major General and Colonel?
But what name is Martha Jane Canary better-known?
Which company makes Kit Kat bars?
In America they are marketed under Reese's which is a division of Hershey's but in the UK they are marketed under Roundtree's which is a division of Nestlé
From which language does the word anorak come?
How many bars are there on at papal cross?
How many rows of stars are there on the American flag?
There are nine rows of stars. They alternate between six stars per row and five stars per row. There are five rows of six stars and four rows of five stars which equal a total of 50 stars
Where are the crown jewels kept?
The Tower of London
I'm a standard Monopoly board what space is directly diagonal of go?
Who is the Greek god of love?
The Greek god of love Eros. The goddess of love is Aphrodite
Who is the Roman god of love?
The Roman god of love is Cupid. The Roman goddess of love is Venus.
In the children's nursery rhyme little piggies, if the third little piggy had roast beef what did the fourth have?
What is the name of the 70th wedding anniversary?
Diane leather became the first woman to do what in under five minutes?
Run a mile
The Latin quo vadis means what?
Where are you going?
Amethyst is the birthstone for which month?
After how many years would you celebrate a pearl wedding anniversary?
How many columns are their in the game Connect 4?
In the phonetic alphabet what word represents the Z?
In the British army which of these ranks is the highest is it major captain or Colonel?
Which Scottish Liquer is made of whiskey and Heather honey?
What is a TresSkilling yellow which was sold at an auction for over $2 million in 1996?
A Swedish stamp
How many cards are there in a standard taro pack?
Which of Santas reindeer begin with the letter D and which one is it Rudolph's father?
Dasher, Donner and dancer, Donner is Rudolph's father