January 2019 Quiz Challenge

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January 2019 Quiz – Win £10

This month we are having a quiz. Each day in January a different question will be displayed below. You just need to answer the question. If you manage to answer a question correctly you will receive 2 entries into the draw. If you get the question wrong you will receive 1 entry (just for giving it a try). All entries will be pooled at the end of the month and one winner drawn at random.
The competition started on 1st January 2019 and runs until the end of the month. The last question will be shown on 31st January 2019, with the winner being announced here on 1st February 2019 at 11am. The winner will then have 24 hours to claim their £10 cash prize.

 

Which city is the capital city of Spain ?

 


Previous Answers

1. What name do the Scots give to New Year’s Eve? – Hogmanay
2. How many days are there in February this year (2019) ? – 28
3. What is the capital city of China ? – Beijing
4. Who created the TV series X-Files ? – Chris Carter
5. What is 1,000 x 100 ? = 100,000
6. A Chelonioidea is more commonly known as what ? – Sea Turtle
7. What does the letter ‘I’ stand for in the TV network ITV ? – Independent
8. How many months in the year have the letter ‘R’ in them ? – 8
9. What country is Pecorino cheese from ? – Italy
10. What is 100 x 500 ? – 50,000
11. In which US state is ‘Area 51’ located ? – Nevada
12. By what name is Germany known in its native language ? – Deutschland
13. Who was born first; Leonardo DiCaprio or Tom Cruise ? – Tom Cruise
14. Which game, now a popular sport was originally called ‘Whiff-Whaff’ in the late 19th century ? – Table Tennis
15. Jack Dorsey founded which social network in March 2006 ? – Twitter
16. Amarelle, Mary Duke and Morello are all types of which fruit ? – Cherry
17. The 2018 Eurovision Song Contest was held in which city ? – Lisbon
18. If it takes 3 men 2 hours to dig a hole, how long will it theoretically take one man ? – 6 Hours
19. Which country is also called the Hellenic Republic ? – Greece
20. Who was the director of the movie ‘ET – The Extra Terrestrial’ ? – Steven Spielberg
21. Hamlet was the Prince of which country ? – Denmark

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Susan
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Susan

You ask a question about a play David Tennant was in!

Mark
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Mark

Query question 18….. 1st ..how big is the hole ??… 2nd… has tiredness been taken into account ??… 3rd… 3 men to make potholes when nature does on its own !!!….

Bernie
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Bernie

If they worked for the city, it would probably take one man half an hour to dig the hole because there would be no one else to talk to or drink beer with.

Karen
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Karen

Is it wiltshire council workers? Only they take 2 months to do a hole in the road! Lol 😂

Will
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Will

I put Cherries for yesterday…hope it is acceptable.

Ruskin
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Ruskin

Assuming you meant May Duke today rather than Mary Duke 😉

Paul
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Paul

hope ping pong also counts for yesterdays answer of Table tennis

Phil
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Phil

This question makes no sense.
“Founded with social network”??

Wendy
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Wendy

Obvious it was a typo 😐, at least daniel is human and not a robot 😁

Karen
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Karen

Where do I find new surveys to do. I’m new & everything I’m clicking on says I may need to complete a survey before I can enter but I can’t find any to do

Ruskin
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Ruskin

Don’t worry – there isn’t always a survey but, if there is, it will appear where the day’s birthdate should be & will just be one or two questions. Welcome & good luck 🙂

Paul
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Paul

also can just skip em if you want, has that below where it asks questions

Paul
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Paul

no question today? still yesterdays

Ruskin
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Ruskin

Congrats to anyone who didn’t google today 🙂

Susie
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Susie

Easy one considering I’m Scottish. 😉

Susan
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Susan

Happy New Year to everyone here and the FBDL team. Thank you for a fun site. We appreciate all the hard work that you put into it.

Phil
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Phil

I think most people would know that one, just by the number of TV programmes with the word in their titles.

Elsee
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Elsee

Spelling it is tricky though😊

Paul
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Paul

spelt it wrong, missed the a before the y lol