1 In which language is the Kelly’s Ice Cream advert broadcast?
2 Many of you will have an LED television – what does LED stand for?
3 Which “black” groups had UK hits with these songs :- Paranoid 1970, Agadoo 1984, Ride On Time 1989, Boom Boom Pow 2009?
4 Which mild variation of Indian curry comes from the Urdu word for “braised meat”?
5a What was Mr T’s character name in the A Team?
5b Who played Hannibal Smith in the 2010 film of the series?
6 Can you name 4 countries beginning with the letter D?
7 Which King Edward was defeated by Robert the Bruce at the battle of Bannockburn?
8 Which musical instrument is used on a dragon boat?
9 During which war did the British Army last use the lance as a weapon?
10 Dustin Hoffman & Meryl Streep played Ted & Joanna in which 1979 film?
11 On the 22nd November 1963 who was arrested for the murder of Police Officer J D Tippit?
12a Who was the first England cricketer to take 300 Test wickets?
12b Who was the first Australian cricketer to take 300 Test wickets?
13 Greenwich is at 0 deg latitude; if you head due south which African country do you reach first?
14 Which 5 letter word sounds the same when spoken even if you remove all 4 vowels?
15 In the animated TV series Thundercats, name 5 of the cats on which the characters were based?
16 What would usually be made in a samovar?
17 Pripyat became a ghost town in April 1986 – in which country is it?
18 Which film directed by Richard Attenborough won 8 Oscars in 1982?
19 What did mountaineer George Mallory reply when asked “Why do you want to climb Mount Everest?”?
20 In IKEA, beds, wardrobes & hall furniture are generally named after places in which country?
21 Which Italian cities are the capitals of the Lombardy & Tuscany regions?
22 Which sports nets are 1.55 metres & 2.43 metres high?
23 Which mysterious part of the North Atlantic was the title of a 1981 top twenty hit for Barry Manilow?
24 Which metals are obtained from the following ores – magnetite, bauxite, argentite?
25 Which well-known gun was nicknamed the Peacemaker in the USA?
26 Who was the founder of Playboy?
27 What 5 letter word can precede shed, sport & stock to make 3 other words?
28 What does the German word reich mean in English?
29 Every day, about 500 tons of what polluted the streets of 1880’s London?
30 What are the 5 largest cities in Australia by population?
2 Light Emitting Diode
3 Sabbath, Lace, Box, Eyed Peas
5a B A Baracas
5b Liam Neeson
6 Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Djibouti, Democratic Republic of the Congo
7 Edward II
9 World War One
10 Kramer vs Kramer
11 Lee Harvey Oswald
12a Fred Trueman
12b Dennis Lillee
15 Lion Tiger Jaguar Panther Cheetah Puma Wildcat Lynx
19 Because it’s there
21 Milan & Florence
22 Badminton & volleyball
23 Bermuda Triangle
24 Iron, aluminium, silver
25 Colt 45
26 Hugh Hefner
29 Horse dung
30 Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide
Q In which American city did the 1994 FIFA World Cup Final take place?
Number Guess (nearest wins)
Q How many times has Abraham Lincoln been portrayed on film?