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general knowledge quiz
« on: April 16, 2005, 06:16:42 PM »
ok how about a general knowledge quiz, but with a slight twist, ie each answer must go through the alphabet
for example Q whats the capital of Ethiopia   A  Addis Abbaba. the next answer will start with b Q the starsign taurus is represented by which animal A a Bull the one after with c etc so here goes



what river flows through Leeds and parts of Bradford
 
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2005, 06:57:29 PM »

The River Aire

Question: Who was the first automobile fatality in 1899 (first name: Henry):
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2005, 10:50:13 PM »
Henry Bliss

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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2005, 07:48:58 AM »
Connecticut

Who was the Greek godess of fertility?


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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2005, 07:58:13 AM »
Diana

What is the "romantic" name for the island of Ireland?
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2005, 10:16:33 AM »
Sorry Graham Demeter was the answer I was looking for.  Diana was a Roman goddess I think.


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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2005, 06:05:44 PM »
Eire ?

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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #7 on: April 17, 2005, 06:44:59 PM »
Femur

What biscuit is named after an Italian general?


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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2005, 06:45:01 PM »
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whats the capital of tasmania
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #9 on: April 18, 2005, 07:00:38 PM »
Hobart

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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #10 on: April 18, 2005, 07:08:02 PM »
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #11 on: April 22, 2005, 12:40:44 AM »
I think we're stuck. Clue?
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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #12 on: April 22, 2005, 08:38:22 AM »
is it jactitation?

What is the capital of Nepal?

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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #13 on: April 22, 2005, 08:43:27 AM »
Kathmandu (not sure of spelling)

The Norway Lobster is otherwise known as ....?


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Re: general knowledge quiz
« Reply #14 on: April 22, 2005, 05:48:33 PM »
crayfish / crawdads / mud-bugs

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