Friday Quiz 2 April

Here we are again and on time this week. The answers can be found in the first comment below and there are some clues in the images.

Clues to questions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7.
Clues to questions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
  1. What is the capital city of Peru? 
  2. Which African country is the setting for the lovely ‘The No 1 Ladies Detective Agency’ series of books by Alexander McCall Smith? 
  3. Who is the only woman to have been awarded two Novel Prizes, one for physics and one for chemistry.?
  4. Which blend of tea first described in the 1830s is flavoured by Bergamot oil and named after a British Prime Minister? 
  5. What golf tournament between the United States and Europe is to be held in Wisconsin, this year after having been cancelled last year? 
  6. Which film couple famously said ‘We rob banks’ in a 1967?  Extra points for the two actors. 
  7. What is the name for Japanese flower arranging. 
  8. Where would you find a treble clef?
  9.  Which famous singer starred as Argentinian first lady Eva Peron in the 1996 film, Evita?
  10. Wilhelm Röntgen discovered which form of electromagnetic radiation in 1895, now regularly used to visualise hard structures within the human body?

5 comments

  1. Answers to toda’s questions:

    1. Lima.
    2. Botswana.
    3. Marie Curie.
    4. Earl Grey – tastes like tea with perfume which is what it is.
    5. The Ryder Cup.
    6. Bonnie and Clyde, played by Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty.
    7. Ikebana.
    8. On a musical score to indicate which notes are represented on the lines. it’s the curly thing at the start of each line.
    9. Madonna.
    10. X-rays.

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