Trivia snake 17

From the quiz on 24/11/15. Download the image for Q10 here.

  1. In the 1978 film Every Which Way But Loose, what is the name of Clint Eastwood’s character Philo’s pet orangutan? Clyde

  2. Which Portuguese striker won the Golden Boot at the 1966 FIFA World Cup? Eusébio

  3. Which English county town is nicknamed The City of Dreaming Spires? Oxford

  4. In The Muppet Show, what is the name of the the Muppet house band? Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem

  5. In mathematics, what name is given to a set equipped with an associative binary operation and identity element, such as the natural numbers (with zero) under addition? Monoid

  6. While visiting a New Jersey school in 1992, which US Vice President attempted to fix a pupil’s correct spelling of the word ‘potato’ by insisting he add an E to the end? Dan Quayle

  7. Which English singer–songwriter features on Devlin’s song Watchtower, Rudimental’s song Lay It All on Me and Taylor Swift’s song Everything Has Changed? Ed Sheeran

  8. In which French city is Côte d’Azur Airport, which also serves as the principal airport for Monaco? Nice

  9. What is the real first name of Argentine revolutionary Che Guevara? Ernesto

  10. **Which ancient Meso-American civilization, whose name means “inhabitants of the rubber country” in Nahuatl, are noted for a series of colossal stone heads that are thought to depict their rulers? Olmec

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s