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1

By what name is Gabrielle Bonheur better known?

Coco Chanel

2

If you were born on June 1st, what star sign would you be?

Gemini

3

What is the birthstone for the month of July? Ruby, Pearl or Diamond?

Ruby

4

What is the average of the numbers 1, 10 and 100

37

5

After how many years of marriage would you celebrate a china anniversary?

20

6

What is ombrophobia the fear of?

Rain

7

In which game would you find Misty, a midriff-bearing teenager?

Pokemon

8

How did the inventors of the dice game Yahtzee come up with it`s name?

They invented it on a yacht

9

If you were born in June, you must be one of which two star signs?

Gemini and Cancer

10

What was the name of the bank for which Nick Leeson worked?

Barings

11

you were born in March, you must be one of which two star signs?

Pisces and Aries

12

How many years are celebrated in a Sesquicentennial?

150

13

Which US President`s signature is on a plaque on the Moon?

Richard Nixon

14

Which chocolate manufacturer makes Crunchie?

Cadbury

15

According to the Bible, who was the father of the Jewish race?

Abraham

16

Crystal anniversary

15 years

17

month`s name is derived from the ninth month of the old Roman calendar?

November

18

What is the common name for Hansen`s Disease?

Leprosy

19

JVC stands for

Japanese Victory Company

20


A dagger, lead piping, a revolver, rope and a candlestick - which murder weapon is missing from the game of Cluedo?

Spanner

21

1 third divided by one half

2 thirds

22

Roman numeral for 1999

MCMXCIX

23

How many wheels does a hansom cab have?

2

24

What is orology the study of? Mountains, Rivers or Precious Stones?

Mountains

25


If you were born on April 29th, what star sign would you be?

Taurus

26

Which English Cathedral has the tallest spire?

Salisbury Cathedral

27

What was Morpheus the Greek god of? Sleep, Dreams or Time?

Dreams

28

What is the name given to someone who makes arrows?

Fletcher

29

April birthstone?

Diamond

30

In what month and year did the Berlin Wall come down?

November 9th 1989

31

Tin anniversary?

10

32

Which N. M. married Graca Machel on his 80th birthday?

Nelson Mandela

33

What nationality is Pope John Paul II?

Polish

34

If you were born on New Years day, what would your star sign be?

Capricorn

35

June birthstone?

Pearl

36

In the police force, what rank comes above Chief Inspector?

Superintendent

37

For how many years is a French President elected?

7

38

20 year anniversary?

China

39

In 1998, who did Bill Clinton agree to pay $850,000 to drop her sexual harrassment lawsuit?

Paula Jones

40

Which article of clothing would you associated with designer Patrick Cox?

Shoes

41


What letter of the alphabet is the most common letter to come at the start of words?

S

42

If you were born on 4th March, what star sign would you be?

Pisces

43

Name given to a triangle with 3 unequal sides?

Scalene

44

Is Saint Apolline the patron saint of earache, toothache or headaches?

Toothache (yanked teeth out as torture)

45

In Greek mythology, who hit Achilles in his heel with a poisoned arrow?

Paris

46

Internal sum of angles of a pentagon

360/5= 72

180-72=108

108 *5 = 540

47

What does MI stand for in MI5?

Military intelligence

48

In February 2000, which Scandanavian country elected it`s first female President?

Finland (Tarja Halonen)

49

Muhammed Ali, Cher, Michael Jackson and Ronald Reagan have all admitted to suffering from the fear of what?

Flying

50

10 to the power of 15

Quadrillion in US

51

If you were born on April Fools Day, what star sign would you be?

Aries

52

Diana is the Roman Goddess of what?

The moon and the hunt

53

Greek goddess of moon?

Selene

54

Greek goddess of hunt?

Artemis

55

What is sold by a costermonger?

Fruit

56

What is the official London residents of the Queen Mother?

Clarence House

57

What is the birthstone for the month of March?

Aquamarine

58

Which of Santas reindeer would come first alphabetically?

Blitzen

59

In which quarter of the Australian flag does the Union Jack appear?

Top left

60

What is Saint Stephen's Day better known as?

Boxing day

61

What two months are covered by the Starsign Aquarius?

January and February

62

In Scrabble how many points is a C worth?

Three points

63

What is the name of the Christian holiday that occurs 12 days after Christmas?

The epiphany

64

What Starsign runs from December into January?

Capricorn

65

If you were born in July you must be one of either two star signs

Cancer and Leo

66

Peridot is the birthstone for which month?

August

67

What is the name of Snoopy's little bird friend?

Woodstock

68

Tabula in medieval Europe, Tables in England, and Tric-Trac in France and Germany, by what name was this popular game now known?

Backgammon

69

What four words in the English language end with the letters `dous`?

Tremendous, hazardous, horrendous, stupendous

70

What does SMS stand for?

Short messaging service

71

How many cards are dealt in the game gin rummy?

10

72

How long is the channel tunnel?

31 miles

73

What is a Flemish giant?

Rabbit

74

How many stars appear on the flag of Australia?

Six

75

What is the birthstone for the month of May?

Emerald

76

Which is bigger one leader or two pints?

2 pints

77

Maastricht Treaty 1992

European Union

78

Pearl is the birthstone for which month?

June

79

What is the first prime number greater than 100?

101

80

What are the seven deadly sins?

Pride greed lust envy gluttony wrath and sloth

81

If penultimate means next to last, what is the correct word for second to last?

Antepenultimate

82

In the 12 days of Christmas what are there 4 of?

Calling Birds

83

When is all souls day?

November 2