Specialist: ‘flat’

From the Pancake Day quiz on 9/2/16.

  1. In which borough of New York City is the Flatiron Building? Manhattan

  2. Hippoglossus hippoglossus, literally meaning “horse tongue” in Greek in reference to its shape, is the binomial name of which common flatfish? (Atlantic) halibut

  3. Which is the only minor musical scale whose key signature has no sharps or flats? A minor

  4. Which English racecourse hosts the annual 1000 Guineas and 2000 Guineas flat horse races? Newmarket

  5. In 1983, which British serial killer was arrested at his flat in Cranley Gardens, London after tenants complained about a drain blockage, which was discovered to have been caused by dissected human body parts being flushed down the toilet? Dennis Nilsen

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