Printer Friendly

ARE YOU THE WEAKEST LINK?

1. In American politics, for how many years was J Edgar Hoover director of the FBI: 28 or 48? 2. In the human body, what C, associated with feeding difficulties and common among babies, can be caused by wind in the intestine? 3. Which pop artist's studio was called The Factory? 4. In religion, one of the Pillars of Islam is to make a pilgrimage to which city? 5. In which country in 1388 did the Battle of Otterburn take place, between Scottish and English forces? 6. In geography, which C is a Mediterranean island that is divided in two by the Attila Line? 7. Which sporting legend was the first cricketer to score a test century in England? 8. The national airline of which country is named after the mythical bird-god Garuda: Indonesia or Malaysia? 9. In modern literature, what N was the surname of the Russian writer Vladimir.., author of the novel Lolita? 10. In film, which drama starring Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep was voted Best Picture in 1979? 11. In the human body, in which organ are the ciliary muscles situated: the eye or the liver? 12. With which sport would you associate Nelson Piquet? 13. In modern history, in which country did the Great Purge take place between 1936 and 1938? 14. What N was a movement in theatre that aimed to present ordinary life as accurately as possible? 15. Complete the title of the 1851 novel by Nathanial Hawthorne: The House of the Seven.what? 16. In TV, whose Big Impressions have included David Beckham and the Royle Family? 17. What was the title of Ken Loache's 1969 film adaptation of the novel A Kestrel for a Knave? 18. Which British military service has bases at Brize Norton and Northolt? 19. Born in 1922 Lucian Freud is famous in which profession: painting, writing or music? 20. In UK geography, Matlock is the administrative centre of which county? ? Extracted from The Weakest Link Quiz Book: Bumper Edition (Penguin) (c) BBC 2001, published by arrangement with the BBC.
COPYRIGHT 2012 MGN LTD
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2012 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Nov 10, 2012
Words:342
Previous Article:NEWSBOY SAYS..
Next Article:3 TO SEE; FRIDAY November 16.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters