Quiz of the Day.
1. Who played the part of Compo in the BBC sitcom Last Of The
Summer Wine? 2. To which plant family does sugar cane belong? 3. Which
19th century French artist specialised in designing posters for the
Paris Ballet and music halls? 4. Which exiled communist leader was
assassinated by a Soviet agent in Mexico in 1940? 5. Which famous
grand-niece of Henry VIII married Lord Guilford Dudley? 6. Which island
is separated from South America by the Strait of Magellan? 7. In which
country is the Canadian River? 8. Which Welsh rugby full-back won 55
caps for Wales and eight for the British Lions between 1969 and 1989? 9.
Robert Pattinson played Cedric Diggory in which 2005 fantasy film? 10.
The vaccine for which disease was developed in 1954 by Dr Jonas Salk?
ANSWERS: 1 Bill Owen; 2 The grasses; 3 Henri Toulouse-Lautrec; 4 Leon
Trotsky; 5 Lady Jane Grey; 6 Tierra del Fuego; 7 The United States; 8
J.P.R. Williams; 9 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire; 10
Robert Pattinson - see Question 9