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Byline: Anne Robinson

1 In Military history, what M is a deep, wide defensive ditch surrounding a castle?

2 In maths, what is nine times twenty?

3 In music, a bass is typically a singer of which sex?

4 In food production, the Wiltshire cure is a method of producing which sort of foodstuff: bacon or eggs?

5 In which 2000 film did Tom Hanks star as an employee of a courier company, stranded on a desert island?

6 An unseen observer can be called a fly on the... what?

7 In sport, what is the name of the 3000-metre athletics event in which competitors have to jump over water jumps and hurdles?

8 In political history, who was the longest-serving British prime minister of the twentieth century?

9 Which country of the UK is named Anglia in Latin?

10 In science, from which launch site did Apollo 11, the first manned rocket to the moon, take off in 1969?

11 In a theatre, what F is the area between the entrance and the auditorium?

12 Which TV soap features the Fowler and Beale families?

13 In which US state are Cleveland and Cincinnati?

14 In literature, Shakespeare wrote a play entitled The Comedy of... what?

15 In football, for which country did Dino Zoff play at international level?

16 In Ice Hockey, what name is given to the rubber disc used instead of a ball?

17 In which country was the singer Bryan Adams born?

18 In the animal kingdom, as what are lizards classified: reptiles, amphibians or mammals?

19 In which US city is the Liberty Bell?

20 Which former team captain on the TV show They Think It's All Over captained England at cricket 32 times?

Extracted from The Weakest Link Quiz Book: Bumper Edition (Penguin, pounds 7.99) [umlaut] BBC 2001, published by arrangement with the BBC.

SOLUTIONS

1 Moat

2 180

3 Male

4 Bacon

5 Cast Away

6 Wall

7 Steeplechase

8 Margaret Thatcher

9 England

10 Cape Canaveral

11 Foyer

12 EastEnders

13 Ohio

14 Errors

15 Italy

16 Puck

17 Canada

18 Reptiles

19 Philadelphia

20 David Gower
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