Quiz 186 Christmas

Quiz 186 Christmas

Christmas Words

1              What was the name of the girls who did the dancing & looked gorgeous on the Benny Hill Shows?

2              In which Californian town would you find Muscle Beach?

3              Which former UK Olympic skier presents Ski Sunday on BBC TV?

4              Who co-starred & co-wrote the film Paul with Simon Pegg?

5              Which father & son team presented Battlefield Britain on BBC TV?

Christmas Music

6              “Chestnuts Roasting” (The Christmas Song) says that “folks dressed up like …. ” which race of people?

7              Which Christmas carol was sung by soldiers on both sides of the trenches in WW1 at Christmas 1914?

8              In which Christmas song do you “make the Yule-tide gay”?

9              How many times is Christmas mentioned in the song Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow?

10            “They’ve got cars big as bars, They’ve got rivers of gold” is from which Christmas hit?

Christmas Food

11            What bird was Queen Elizabeth eating when she was told of the defeat of the Spanish Armada?

12            When making Christmas Pudding in which direction should you stir it – clockwise or anti-clockwise?

13            In which Christmas story do the people of Hooville have Roast Beast for Christmas?

14            Which 4 letter freshwater fish is traditionally eaten on Christmas Day in Germany?

15            In France it is called Buche de Noel – what do we in the UK callit?

Christmas Jokes

16            What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck?

17            How does Good King Wenceslas like his pizza?

18            Why did nobody bid for Donner & Blitzen on eBay?

19            Why are Christmas trees rubbish at knitting?

20            Why is there only 25 letters in the Christmas alphabet?

General Knowledge

21            “A dog is for life, not just for Christmas” was introduced in an advert in 1978 for which charity?

22            In the 12 Days of Christmas how many Lords were leaping?

23            Which nursery rhyme features Christmas Pie?

24            What was the name of the angel in It’s a Wonderful Life?

25            Which Hollywood star stopped believing in Santa at 6 years old when, in a department store, Santa asked for an autograph?

26            Which European country’s leader & his wife were executed by firing squad on Christmas Day 1989?

27            Which film takes place at Nakatomi Plaza on Christmas Eve?

28            Which Christmas character was created by Robert L. May in 1939?

29            What is the first word that is sung in Slade’s Merry Christmas Everybody (not It’s Christmas!)?

30            Puny Pete was one of the names Dickens considered for Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol?

 

Answers

1              Hill’s Angels

2              Santa Monica

3              Graham Bell

4              Nick Frost

5              Peter & Dan Snow

6              Eskimos

7              Silent Night

8              Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

9              None

10            Fairytale of New York

11            Goose

12            Clockwise

13            How the Grinch Stole Christmas

14            Carp

15            Yule Log

16            Christmas Quacker

17            Deep pan, crisp & even

18            Because they were two deer

19            They’re always losing their needles

20            Because there’s “Noel”

21            Dog’s Trust

22            Ten

23            Little Jack Horner

24            Clarence

25            Shirley Temple

26            Romania

27            Die Hard

28            Rudolph

29            Are (you hangin up a stocking…)

30            TRUE

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