Thursday, September 22, 2022

Try these

  1. Middle Eastern city also the name of a type of artichoke?
  2. What year was Trafalgar?
  3. Gettysburg?
  4. What nationality was Mata Hari?
  5. Chemical symbol Y stands for which element?
  6. Capricorn and Cancer ... which N of equator, which S?
  7. The four seas named after colours?

7 comments:

  1. 1. Jerusalem
    2. 1805?
    4. Belgian
    5. Yytrium
    7. Red Yellow Black White

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  2. 7. Black, Red, White, Yellow
    6. Cancer N
    4. Dutch
    3. 1863
    2. 1805
    1. Jerusalem

    Everything's going backwards today :)

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  3. Robbo
    7. Yttrium
    No to be confused with Ytterbium or Erbium, all coming from the same place: you guessed right, Ytterby!

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  4. Robbo:
    7. Wine-dark, deep blue, middle, and green sea-leaves

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  5. Bloomin' 'eck, all at the same time. Let me see ... yep, all correct, plus an interesting n7 from Robbo, plus Toodles has written. Quiz too easy, PD?

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    1. Like all quiz qs I either know 'em or I don't. Today I was lucky.

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    2. Grammar School. Teacher's who'd seen battle. Actual war. Quiet men. Mortar boards and gowns and proud of it.

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