on 18-09-2019 07:44
This week`s contestant, chosen at random by @EmilieT, is
The six questions are:
Q1 [people]: Who was the mother of Edward VI, king of England?
Q2 [history]: What colour was the first Model T Ford motor car?
Q3 [geography]: Where is the Albert canal?
Q4 [numbers]: What number did the Roman letter Z represent in medieaval times?
Q5 [literature]: Who sang "Soup of the evening, beautiful soup" in Lewis Carroll`s Alice in Wonderland?
Q6 [Olympics]: What events did Ireland win its first official Olympic medals in?
You can only give one answer to each question.
You can answer the questions in any order - please copy and paste the question and answer.
You can post one, or more, answer at any time between 00.01 [one minute after midnight] and 23.59 [11.59pm] on Thursday 19 September 2019.
Any answer posted before 00.01 or after 23.59 will be declared void.
Please - no googling, Wiki, social media, Youtube in search of the answers.
The results, with the correct answers, will be posted on Friday 20 September 2019.
Each correct answer will be awarded a
If you get all six questions correct, you will be awarded the Silver Thinker
All members, including those who have already been a contestant or have put their names forward as contestants and those who are considering being a future contestant, are welcome to join in and play along - by making their own list of questions and seeing how many they can get right - but, please do not post your answers on the thread.
Thank you for your interest and good luck @pgn
on 18-09-2019 09:14
on 18-09-2019 09:21
As you know, the questions are chosen by me before @EmilieT selects the contestant, so it down to the luck of the draw as to who the contestant is, so it could have been you
Q4 [numbers] is not a trick question - there is an answer...
It`ll be interesting to see what answers you, and everyone else who is playing along, has - after I give the answers.
on 18-09-2019 20:05
I think I know one answer
Good Luck @pgn
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on 18-09-2019 20:11
I know the first four of the questions.
on 18-09-2019 21:21
on 18-09-2019 22:12
This one's gonna be a corker, I have a hunch...
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