Tiebreakers 2

A selection of six questions used to break ties at recent Bath Brew House quizzes, complete with sources.

  1. According to its official website, how many individual metallic parts were used to construct the Eiffel Tower? 18,038 [Source]
  2. As of 1st July 2015, how many leap seconds have there been? 26 [Source]
  3. How many steps are there to the belfry of Elizabeth Tower (where Big Ben is housed)? 334 [Source]
  4. To the nearest thousand, how many times more massive than the Earth is the Sun? 333,000 [Source]
  5. How many official matches are played in total during the 14 days of Wimbledon? 662 [Source]
  6. According to Guinness World Records, how long (in feet) was the world’s longest Christmas cracker? 207 [Source]
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Tiebreakers 1

A selection of six questions used to break ties at recent Bath Brew House quizzes, complete with sources.

  1. How many bathrooms does Buckingham Palace have? 78 [Source]

  2. By how many votes did George W. Bush win Florida in the 2000 US presidential election? 537 [Source]

  3. How many Woolworths stores were closed after the company went into administration in 2008? 807 [Source]

  4. In which year were the Knights Templar formally disbanded by Pope Clement V? 1312 [Source]

  5. How many pages did the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary run to? 15,490 [Source]

  6. According to the official Disney website, how many spots were drawn in total to produce all 113,760 frames of 101 Dalmatians? 6,469,952 [Source]