Issue 132: 2017 12 07: Quiz

07 December 2017 Quiz By Boffles Do you know?   What caused Monet and Pissarro to move to England in 1870?   The execution of which Emperor was painted several times by Manet?   Want does it mean if a market is in contango?   In which reality TV show is Boris Johnson’s father currently… Continue reading Issue 132: 2017 12 07: Quiz

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Issue 120: 2017 09 14: Quiz

14 September 2017 Quiz by Boffles Do you know? To which Pre-Raphaelite painter was Evelyn Waugh related?   Why did The Loom of Youth written by Evelyn’s brother Alec Waugh cause a scandal?   Why did Einstein come to regard a letter he wrote to President Roosevelt in 1939 as the one great mistake of his… Continue reading Issue 120: 2017 09 14: Quiz

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Issue 112: 2017 07 06: Quiz

06 July 2017 Quiz by Boffles   Do you know?   1.With which Rolling Stones was Anita Pallenberg particularly friendly?   Which famous person had previously owned Cotchford Farm where Brian Jones was found dead?   Where did an Athenian naval expedition suffer a major defeat in 413 BC?   Where did the largest tank… Continue reading Issue 112: 2017 07 06: Quiz

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Issue 108: 2017 06 08: Quiz

08 June 2017 Quiz By Boffles   Do you know?   What was the Nazis’ response to the assassination in Prague by SOE agents in 1942 of Reinhard Heydrich, Gestapo chief, Deputy Protector of Bohemia and Moravia and a main architect of the Holocaust?   What did Heydrich’s wife sue the West German Government for… Continue reading Issue 108: 2017 06 08: Quiz

Issue 104: 2017 05 11: Quiz

11 May 2017 Quiz by Boffles Do you know? About whom did his mother say ‘I don’t know what I shall do with my awkward son Arthur’? From the sale in 2002 of which company did Elon Musk make a fortune? Who is Elon Musk’s electric car company named after? Who captured Constantinople in 1453?… Continue reading Issue 104: 2017 05 11: Quiz

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Issue 95: 2017 03 09: Quiz (William Morton)

09 March 2017 Do You Know? by Boffles   Who was the last man to walk on the Moon?   2. What was Gauguin’s job before he dropped out?   3. What was Rimsky-Korsakov’s first career?   What was the Great Hedge of India?   Who or what is Billy Whizz? Share this using…FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail

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Issue 91: 2017 02 09:Quiz solution (Boffles)

09 February 2017 Quiz Solution by Boffles  Do you know?        Answers   Robert Oppenheimer   Enola Gay (after the pilot’s mother)   Leon Trotsky   Modigliani   Marilyn Monroe Share this using…FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail

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Issue 88: 2017 01 19: Quiz (answers)

19 January 2017 Do You Know? Answers! Yew Tree Manor. Trade Union Studies. Cabernet Sauvignon. Pasadena. Siegfried Sassoon (“The General”).   If you enjoyed this quiz please share it using the buttons above. Please click here if you would like a weekly email on publication of the ShawSheet Share this using…FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail

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