Thursday’s quiz

In light of my determination to be blogging less, I’m not doing a Thursday’s quiz.

However, anyone else is welcome to pose the questions and any/everyone who stumps us all will win a virtual chocolate cake.

7 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. andrei says:

    How about a brain teaser

    Julie’s mother has five daughters

    The eldest is called Jana

    Next came Jene

    and the third was named Jini

    number four was christened Jono

    What was the name of the fifth daughter?


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  4. Teletext says:

    To take you back a year or 3

    1. From the 1920s until the 60s Mrs Pollock (later Mrs Darrell Waters) wrote in excess of 700 books. What was her maiden name?
    2. Under what other name did she also write books?
    3. She wrote a series about 5 characters. What were the first names of the characters and what was different about one of them?
    4. She wrote a second series about 7 characters. Name at least 4 of the characters?
    5. She wrote a series of 3 books about a tree. What was the name of the tree and at least 4 of it’s inhabitants?


  5. homepaddock says:

    1. Blyton.
    2.Enid Blyton.
    3. Julian, Dick, Anne, George (who was a girl) and a dog whose name I’ve forgotten.
    4. The Secret Seven are secreted too deeply for my recall.
    5. Leaf, Branch, Trunk and Sapling ( in other words I haven’t a clue).


  6. J Bloggs says:

    1) Blyton
    3) Julian, Dick, Anne, Georgina (George), Timmy the Dog
    4) Peter, Janet, Pam, George
    5) The Magic Faraway Tree – The angy pixie, moonface, Mr watizname, the Saucepan man

    (Thank goodness for children who are of an age to read these books, so giving me a refresher course in all these)


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