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Post by tonyp » 29 May 2016, 22:28

tonyp wrote: ashman should make a rule that this thread is for his questions and his answers only.
And everybody should comply.
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Post by ashman » 30 May 2016, 02:19

Answer to Question 6: What is designer Clarice Cliff best known for? Pottery. Everyone who answered got the answer right. Well done chaps and chapesses!

Question 7: In Hawaiian, does aloha mean hello or goodbye?
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Post by ashman » 31 May 2016, 02:05

Answer to Question 7: In Hawaiian, does aloha mean hello or goodbye? It can mean either hello or goodbye!

Question 8: Who was the creator of 'Thomas the Tank Engine?'
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Post by ashman » 01 Jun 2016, 00:49

Answer to Question 8: Who was the creator of 'Thomas the Tank Engine?' The Rev. Wilbert Awdry. (superb name, Wilbert!) :)

Question 9: What is inspector Morse's first name?
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Post by ashman » 02 Jun 2016, 02:05

Answer to Question 9: What is inspector Morse's first name? Endeavour - the theme tune to the TV series contains the SOS morse message, The 'Qi' and 'Some Mother's Do 'Av 'Em' theme tunes also contain messages in Morse.

Question10: What does the herb BORAGE taste like?
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Post by ashman » 02 Jun 2016, 22:27

Answer to Question10: What does the herb BORAGE taste like? It tastes like CUCUMBER!

Question 11: What is a third of one half?
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Post by ashman » 04 Jun 2016, 00:36

Answer to Question 11: What is a third of one half? The answer is, of course, one sixth and everybody got it right! :clap2: :clap2:

Question 12: What is the largest seed in the plant kingdom?
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Post by ashman » 06 Jun 2016, 02:46

Answer to Question 12: What is the largest seed in the plant kingdom? The coconut.

Question 13: What is the county town of Wiltshire?
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Post by ashman » 06 Jun 2016, 22:32

Answer to Question 13: What is the county town of Wiltshire? Trowbridge - I must admit I wouldn't have guessed that!

Question 14: Who made jewelled Easter eggs for the Russian Royal family?
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Post by ashman » 08 Jun 2016, 00:17

Answer to Question 14: Who made jewelled Easter eggs for the Russian Royal family? FABERGE

Question 15: Who was Sherlock Holmes housekeeper?
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Post by ashman » 09 Jun 2016, 01:05

Answer to Question 15: Who was Sherlock Holmes housekeeper? Mrs. Hudson!

Question 16: What animal did the Russians send into space in 1957? Anybody remember its name?
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Post by ashman » 10 Jun 2016, 08:20

Answer to Question 16: What animal did the Russians send into space in 1957? Anybody remember it's name? A dog from the Moscow streets named LAIKA

Question 17: What is the most common non-contagious disease?
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Post by ashman » 11 Jun 2016, 00:04

Answer to Question 17: What is the most common non-contagious disease? Tooth decay!

Question 18: Where do peanut pods ripen?
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Post by ashman » 12 Jun 2016, 02:36

Answer to Question 18: Where do peanut pods ripen? UNDERGROUND :P

Question 19: Who was 'Peeping Tom' looking at?
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Post by ashman » 13 Jun 2016, 02:20

Answer to Question 19: Who was 'Peeping Tom' looking at? LADY GODIVA

Question 20: Who sang 'Something Stupid' with Robbie Williams?
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