Answers to HSL’s Weekly Quiz- 11th July 2022

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  1. Emerald is the traditional birthstone associated with which month of the year?

May

 

  1. What is the Papaver Rhoeas flower better known as?

Poppy

 

  1. How many vowels are there in the English alphabet?

5

 

  1. What relationship were Monica and Ross in the tv show Friends?

Siblings (Brother and Sister)

 

  1. The Commonwealth Games are held every four years. Is this true or false?

True

 

  1. What is the main ingredient in the dish Guacamole?

Avocado

 

  1. John Gosden and Mark Johnston are prominent names in which sport?

Horse racing

 

  1. How many time zones are there in Russia?

11

 

  1. Who was the Ancient Greek God of the Sun?

Helios

 

  1. Born in Hereford in 1986, which British solo singer had UK number one singles with ‘Burn’ and ‘Love Me Like You Do’?

Ellie Goulding

 

  1. In which century was William Shakespeare born?

16th century

 

  1. How many elements are there in the periodic table?

118

 

  1. What art form is described as “decorative handwriting or handwritten lettering”?

Calligraphy

 

  1. The character ‘Lex Luthor’ has been the archenemy of which superhero for most of his existence?

Superman

 

  1. Which UK city is Banksy from?

Bristol

 

  1. Who was the first ever winner of ‘Britain’s Got Talent’?

Paul Potts

 

  1. How many lives is a cat said to have?

Nine

 

  1. Who held the post of the US president at the time of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II?

Dwight D. Eisenhower

 

  1. Which festival is known as the Festival of Light?

Diwali

 

  1. How many faces does a Dodecahedron have?

12

 

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