20th May Answers

The  answers you gave were:
Who was British Prime Minister before Theresa May? – David Cameron


What do the numbers add up to on the opposite sides of a dice? – 7


What is the colour of the centre target on an archery target? – Yellow


What is the legal term for telling lies under oath? – Perjury


What Was Harry S. Truman’s Middle Name? – Just S


What animal would you find in an Eyrie? – Eagle


What is the name of the Jewish New Year festival? – Rosh Hashanah


What name is also used as a term for female donkey? – Jenny


Dmitri Mendeleev is the famous developer of what? – The Modern Periodic Table


The Beaufort Takeaway Haddock, Chips and Peas is £8.95, but what is the Roman numeral for 895? – DCCCXCV


What part of Cyrano de Bergerac’s anatomy was famously large? – His nose


What line was used to indicates the limit until which a ship could be loaded with cargo? – Plimsoll line


Where would you find the metatarsal arch? – Your foot


E.coli is a type of what? – Bacteria


How many people are there on an English jury? – 12


Where would you find the Golden Gate bridge? – San Francisco


Who famously ‘kissed the girls and made them cry’? – Georgie Porgie


In the World of Superheroes, what is Diana Prince’s other identity? – Wonder Woman


Which did Joan Collins play in 80’s TV ‘Dynasty’? – Alexis Carrington Colby


What was Margaret Mitchell’s only book? – Gone With The Wind


Which 007 actor was once the ‘Big Fry’ man in TV adverts? – George Lazenby


Which actor recorded the song ‘I born under a wand’rin’ star’? – Lee Marvin


Which Italian city is mentioned in the lyrics of the Right Said Fred Song “I’m Too Sexy”? – Milan


Dothraki is a fictional language that features in which television series? – Game of Thrones


Happy Talk and Some Enchanted Evening are songs from which 1958 musical? – South Pacific


In how many movies has Harrison Ford played Indiana Jones – 4


In which city is La Scala opera house? – Milan


Who was king of England at the time of the Gunpowder Plot? – James I


How Many Digits Do The Simpsons Characters Have On Each Hand? – 4


What Is The Name Of The Vacuum Cleaner In The Teletubbies? – Noo Noo


What Was Significant About The 1962 Carry On Film ‘Carry On Cruising’ – First of the series in Colour


Former Mr Universe Lou Ferrigno, played a key character in which TV series from the 1970s? – The Incredible Hulk


Why Did Peter Sellers Not Appear In The Curse Of The Pink Panther – He had died


Who Plays The Chief Villain Hans Gruber In The 1988 Film Die Hard – Alan Rickman


Who Is The Killer Tracked Down By FBI Trainee Clarice Starling In The Silence Of The Lambs – Buffalo Bill


In the Craig David song, “7 Days”, What happened on Tuesday? – Took her for a drink


What instrument did Nat King Cole play? – Piano


Released in 22 March 1963, what was the Beatles first Album? – Please Please Me


Which 1967 song written by Cat Stevens, became a hit for Rod Stewart in 1977 and Sheryl Crow in 2003? – The First Cut is the Deepest


Who rose to fame in 2008 with the release of the single I Kissed a Girl? – Katy Perry


What song, with a strange title,  was a hit in 1954 for Max Bygraves ? – Gilly Gilly Ossenfeffer Katzenellen Bogen by the Sea


What is the better known stage name of Robyn Fenty? – Rihanna


Which group’s best-known recording is the 1967 single ‘A Whiter Shade of Pale’? – Procol Harum


Matt Goss, Luke Goss, Craig Logan were better known as which group? – Bros


What is the actually first words to Bon Jovi hit,  “‘Livin’ on a Prayer”? – Once upon a time not so long ago


Which song by Europe begins: ‘We’re leaving together, but still it’s farewell’? – The Final Countdown


Which band had a hit in 1969 with ‘Pinball wizard?’ – The Who


What type of food is Bel Paese? – A type of Cheese


What word means dry on a bottle of Italian wine? – Secco


From which type of flower does a vanilla pod come? – Orchid


Nevada and Canberra are varieties of which type of vegetable? – Cauliflower


Fondue is a national dish of which country? – Switzerland


Mashed what, is the main ingredient of hummus? – Chickpeas


In a ‘Carpetbag Steak’, what are placed into a small pocket cut into the meat? – Oysters


The Rapel Valley is a large wine-producing region in which country? – Chile


Eccles cakes are named after an English town in which county? – Lancashire


What shape is ‘Farfalle’ pasta? – Bowtie


According to the famous quote from the ‘Silence of the Lambs’, Hannibal Lecter ate the liver of a census taker with fava beans and which wine? – A niie Chianti


Dolmades is a Greek dish wrapped in what? – Vine leaves


Poached fillet of salmon,  Grilled swordfish steak and Bajan fishcakes are meals available now on the Beaufort Takeaway menu.  How much are they each? – £9.95


What did people do with Oxford bags? – Wear Them


What traditionally did a fletcher make? – Arrows


What do philatelists collect? – Stamps


What does a Costermonger sell? – Fruit and vegetables


What gas propels the cork from a champagne bottle? – Carbon dioxide


What is the more common term for a  necropolis? – A Cemetery


What is an encyclical? – A letter from the Pope


What is the high tower of a Muslim mosque called? – A minaret


What is the male reproductive organ of a plant called? – Stamen


What nationality was the playwright Ibsen? – Norwegian


What profession did Hillary Clinton previously practise? – Lawyer


What scale is used to measure wind velocity? – Beaufort Scale


At the time that Jesus was crucified, which Roman was the governor of Jerusalem? – Pontius Pilate


What did Siam change its name to in 1949? – Thailand


Which country changed it’s name from German Southwest Africa in 1915 to Southwest Africa and then changed again in 1990? – Namibia


What is the French name for the English Channel? – La Manche


In Spain what would a Spaniard refer to as an autopista? – Motorway


What is the state capital of Florida? – Tallahassee


Which two countries own the Virgin Islands? – USA and UK


Which Egyptian obelisk stands on the Thames Embankment? – “Cleopatra’s Needle”


What is the World’s Highest lake? – Lake Titicaca


What is the name of the famous active volcano on the island of Sicily? – Mount Etna


In which European City would you find  the Tivoli Gardens? – Copenhagen


What sport would you practise if you were a toxophilite? – Archery


What is the third letter of the Greek alphabet? – gamma


What type of plant grows from seed, flowers and dies in a year? – Annual


What was a doublet? – A man’s jacket


In which decade did British passports become red? – 1980’s


How many times does the digit 5 occur in the numbers from 1 to 100? – 20


The 19th hole is a slang term for what? – A Golf Clubhouse


Where would you find a dead man’s handle? – In an electric train


Followers of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are more commonly known by what single-word name? – Mormons


You clock has no markings but the hands point to 3:35. If the clock is rotated 90 degrees counterclockwise, what time will the hands then be reading? – 12:20


David is 5 years older than Barbara, who is double the age of Angela.  Angela’s cousin is Tony who is, David’s brother in law. Tony can dig his garden is 8 hours but only if David can work for half that time too.  If David lives with Angela and Barbara lives with Tony which number would they ring to order a Takeaway from the Beaufort, Raglan? – 01291 690412

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