ARE YOU The Weakest Link.
1 In pop music, complete the name of the jazz-rock group formed in
the late 1960s: Blood, Sweat and what? 2. In the Warner Brothers cartoons, what type of animal is Taz? 3. In boxing, to what did Cassius
Clay change his name in 1964? 4. What G is the name of one of the four
accounts of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ that begin the New
Testament? 5. In art, what term is used to describe a colour made by
mixing together two primary colours? 6. Half, clove and timber hitches
are types of what? 7. What C is a term used by doctors to describe
matters connected with the brain? 8. In maths, what is eleven times
twenty? 9. Which branch of engineering refers to the building of
bridges, harbours and highways? 10. The Hollywood Foreign Press
Association Film and Television Awards are known as the Golden what? 11.
In the nursery rhyme Georgie Porgie, what did Georgie do when the boys
came out to play? 12. In nature, what H is a severe tropical storm with
torrential rain and winds above 73 miles per hour? 13. In which country
was Guccio Gucci, the founder of the Gucci fashion label, born? 14. In
music, Catatonia's 1998 UK hit single was Mulder and who? 15. In
the animal kingdom, which insect was responsible for transmitting
outbreaks of plague during the Middle Ages? 16. What type of military
vehicle was the Supermarine Spitfire? 17. In literature, complete the
title of the 1937 George Orwell work: The Road to Wigan ... what? 18. In
1953 the Tate Gallery bought which famous sculpture by Rodin? 19. Of
which country is Budapest the capital city? 20. In film, which actor and
dancer starred as Jerry Travers in the 1935 musical comedy Top Hat? ?
Extracted from The Weakest Link Quiz Book: Bumper Edition (Penguin,
PS7.99) (c) BBC 2001, published by arrangement with the BBC.