Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
“I just can’t believe how big those feet are…” Send us your captions please!
Africa has a plague of what right now?
What campaign launched as the result of the tragic death of a Love Island presenter?
- Be Kind To A Stranger
- Caroline’s Law
- The Anti-Bullying Alliance
What did one leading law-maker say robots needed to learn?
- A sense of humour
What was the lifelong mission of the late “Mad Mike” Hughes?
- Proving that pigs really can fly
- Proving that time can go backwards
- Proving that the Earth is flat
What was described last week as “the loneliest sport in the world”?
- Hot air ballooning
Who is the hero of Hilary Mantel’s acclaimed new novel?
- Thomas Cromwell
- Oliver Cromwell
- Thomas More
Which law protects free speech in America?
- The First Amendment
- The Freedom of Information Act
- The Declaration of Independence
What is the origin of Pancake Day?
- To ward off the devil
- To attract a lover
- To use up eggs and flour before Lent
What was peak average life expectancy in the US?
What is the latest green idea for funerals?
- Water cremation
- Human composting
- Solar drying
What was the gruesome idea that caused a Holocaust row?
- Human target practice
- Human skittles
- Human chess
What is the name of this year’s UK Eurovision entry?
- Breath me deep
- My Last Breath
- Breath of life
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1c, 2b, 3a, 4c, 5c, 6a, 7a, 8c, 9a, 10b, 11c, 12b