The Accumulator Quiz.
QUESTION 1 - for 1 point: What is known as scrumpy to a West Country man? A Cheddar cheese B Pilchard pie C Stormy weather D Cider QUESTION 2 - for 2 points: Which priest was one of Robin Hood's Merry Men? A Friar Balsam B Brother Bung C Friar Tuck D Father Brown QUESTION 3 - for 3 points: Which act was the first of these four to win the TV show Britain's Got Talent? A Jai McDowall B Collabro C Ashleigh and Pudsey D Attraction QUESTION 4 - for 4 points: What is the title of the French national anthem? A La Mayonnaise B La Marseillaise C La Marqueterie D La Maquilleuse QUESTION 5 - for 5 points: Which is Britain's largest (and heaviest) natural carnivore? A Badger B Fox C Otter D Polecat QUESTION 6 - for 6 points: For her performance in which film did Marion Cotillard win an Oscar for Best Actress? A Nine B La Vie en Rose C Rust and Bone D Inception QUESTION 7 - for 7 points: Which aircraft was the first to be known colloquially as a jumbo jet? A Airbus A300 B McDonnell Douglas DC-10 C Boeing 747 D Concorde QUESTION 8 - for 8 points: What codename was given to the Allied invasion of Europe in 1944? A Overload B Overground C Override D Overlord QUESTION 9 - for 9 points: What do petrol engines possess that diesel engines lack? A Alternators B Fan belts C Radiators D Spark plugs QUESTION 10 - for 10 points: Which drink can be classified as fino, amontillado or oloroso? A Port B Sherry C Brandy D Champagne QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: On which Mediterranean island is the town of Syracuse? A Sicily B Sardinia C Corsica D Malta QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: Which king's birthday is commemorated by Oak Apple Day? A William III B Charles II C Henry VIII D George I QUESTION 13 - for 13 points: Which part of the body generates antibodies to fight infection? A The liver B The bone marrow C The white blood cells D The spleen QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Which of these African towns is now called Kinshasa? A Leopoldville B Libreville C Luanda D Lobito QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: Which sporting events at the Summer Olympics of 2012 were held at Hadleigh Farm, Essex? A Archery B Canoeing C Shooting D Mountain biking
Actress Marion Cotillard. See Question 6