Specialist: excrement

From the quiz on 21/4/15.

  1. Which English city gives its name to a stool scale used to classify human faeces as one of seven distinct forms? Bristol

  2. What Spanish name is given to the nitrogen-rich excrement of seabirds or bats used as fertilizer? Guano

  3. In palaeontology, what name is given to a piece of fossilized animal dung (as opposed to palaeofaeces, fossilized human excrement)? Coprolite

  4. What is the (native) name of the exorbitantly expensive Indonesian coffee made from beans that have been digested and excreted by palm civets? Kopi Luwak

  5. What is the title of Japanese author Tarō Gomi’s children’s book, first published in English in 1993, about the excrement of different animals? Everybody Poos (US title: Everyone Poops; Japanese title: Minna Unchi)

  6. Ttongsul, a sort of wine made from fermented human faeces and believed to have curative properties, is traditionally made by which people (ethnic group)? Koreans

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