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Byline: Anne Robinson

1 In travel, the resort of St Tropez is in which European country?

2 Bottle-nosed and whitebeaked are types of which aquatic mammal?

3 In TV, who did Ainsley Harriot replace as presenter of Ready, Steady, Cook?

4 In sport, what is the traditional colour of a cricket ball?

5 In the Bible, what was the name of Samson's female adversary who tricked him into revealing the source of his strength?

6 In maths, how many sides does a rhombus have?

7 Which actor's autobiography is entitled What's It All About, a reference to a line from the title song of the 1966 film Alfie?

8 What is the name of the table-top game in which coins are pushed up a board to score points?

9 In the Bible, who calmed a violent storm on the Sea of Galilee?

10 In literature, which English town features in the title of a 1937 George Orwell novel?

11 In horse racing, Mister Frisk and Bobbyjo have both won which world-famous race?

12 Which ex-Monty Python member played the character of Archie Leech in the 1988 film A Fish Called Wanda?

13 In the animal kingdom, what type of creature is a sandpiper?

14 Henry VIII and Elizabeth I belonged to which English royal house?

15 In UK geography, the town of Lowestoft is in which county?

16 By what first name is the author of Dracula, Abraham Stoker, more commonly known?

17 In sport, which British athlete won the 1992 Olympic 100 metres gold medal?

18 In music, which famous American band had UK No1 in 1980 with Atomic and Call Me?

19 In the Bible, Moses was placed in which river as a baby?

20 In pop music, who is the lead singer of the Irish band The Corrs?

SOLUTIONS

1 France

2 Dolphin

3 Fern Britton

4 Red

5 Delilah

6 Four

7 Michael Caine

8 Shoveha' penny

9 Jesus

10 Wigan

11 Grand National

12 John Cleese

13 Bird

14 Tudor

15 Suffolk

16 Bram

17 Linford Christie

18 Blondie

19 Nile

20 Andrea

Extracted from The Weakest Link Quiz Book: Bumper Edition (Penguin, pounds 7.99) Y BBC 2001, published by arrangement with the BBC.
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Date:Dec 1, 2007
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