The Accumulator Quiz.
Each question has four possible answers and is worth from one to 15 points. Circle your chosen answers and keep a record of your points total. Maximum total points 120.
QUESTION 1 - for 1 point: On which continent were armadillos originally found? A Asia B South America C Africa D Australia QUESTION 2 - for 2 points: In which London square is the National Gallery situated? A Leicester Square B Berkeley Square C Grosvenor Square D Trafalgar Square QUESTION 3 - for 3 points: Which spirit is made from fermented grapes? A Vodka B Whisky C Calvados D Brandy QUESTION 4 - for 4 points: How many pieces does a set of dominoes contain? A Sixteen B Twenty-four C Twenty-eight D Thirty-six QUESTION 5 - for 5 points: Which designer clothing manufacturer has an alligator as its logo? A Lacoste B Benetton C Wrangler D Gap QUESTION 6 - for 6 points: In which of these card games can a player score a grand slam? A Whist B Canasta C Bridge D Poker QUESTION 7 - for 7 points: Which of these crops is attacked by the boll weevil? A Cotton B Maize C Potatoes D Sugar cane QUESTION 8 - for 8 points: Which singer married the former Bee Gee Maurice Gibb? A Cilla Black B Sandie Shaw C Lulu D Mary Hopkin QUESTION 9 - for 9 points: Chelsea and Spain footballer Fernando Torres played for which club when he first moved to England in 2007? A Aston Villa B Everton C Newcastle United D Liverpool QUESTION 10 - for 10 points: In which range of hills does the River Thames rise? A Chilterns B Cotswolds C Malverns D Mendips QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: Who was christened Richard John Bingham? A Lord Haw-Haw B Lord Sutch C Lord Lucan D Lord Leverhulme QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: The leaves of which plant form the staple diet of the silkworm? A Bamboo B Rice C Lychee D Mulberry QUESTION 13 - for 13 points: Which world snooker champion was nicknamed 'Dracula'? A Ray Reardon B Joe Davis C John Parrott D Cliff Thorburn QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Which stretch of water separates the north and south islands of New Zealand? A Bass Strait B Investigate Strait C Cook Strait D Foveaux Strait QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: In which children's TV series did the wooden woodpecker called Professor Yaffle appear? A The Clangers B Bagpuss C Postman Pat D Roobarb and Custard Footballer Fernando Torres. See Question 9
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|Publication:||Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)|
|Date:||Jul 12, 2014|
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