Thursday’s quiz

You’re invited to pose the questions.

Anyone who stumps everyone will win a virtual bouquet of spring flowers.


4 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. Andrei says:

    (1) “Nothing is so necessary for a young man as the company of intelligent women.”

    Who wrote this and from what book of his is it taken?

    (2) Who was Pyotr Bagration and where did he die?

    (3) it is guerre in French, guerra in Spanish and Italian and война (voyna) in Russian what is it in English?

    (4) Where was the 1812 Overture first performed?

    (5) Do Pussy Riot count as intelligent women?

  2. Will says:

    Finally I can answer a few.
    1. Tolstoy – War and Peace.
    2. He was Russia’s general during the French invasion. Died at Borodino.
    3. War.
    4. Moscow?
    5. I suspect not, but you never know.

  3. Teletext says:

    Who are the following better known as?

    1. Francesco Castelluccio, Tommy DeVito, Nick Massi & Bob Gaudio

    2. James Osterberg

    3. Moe Howard, Shemp Howard & Larry Fine

    4. Julius Henry Marx

    5. Arthur (originally Adolph) Marx

    6. Leonard Marx

    7. Alfred Hawthorne Hill

    8. Kevin S Fowler

    9. Raymond C Robinson

    10. Frank James Cooper

  4. J Bloggs says:

    1) The Four Seasons
    3) The Three Stooges
    4) Groucho Marx
    5) Harpo Marx
    6) Chico Marx
    7) Benny Hill
    9) Ray Charles
    10) Gary Cooper

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