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#304416 - Wed Apr 19 2006 01:39 PM Help with Quiz
redrain Offline
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i dont know if this is the right forum for this but iwas wondering if you could help me with a quiz that im doing i got some of the answers but need help with these

37 D C H B T
12 P on a I H R
8 F L S N
1912 UPF
1 Q in S
120 D of W F a T
1840 G B I P S
1 F O the C N
7 S R of F N
5 E T for L
60 W L B
1940 C R B
15 F P in T
4 W on a S
1922 T D
49 B in the L
6 E of S W
212 F is B P
1901 W D B
1930 F W C
27 B of the B N T
3 C on a T L
1962 B G H F C
6 S on a C P

i know its a lot to ask but any help would be appreciated thanks

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#304417 - Wed Apr 19 2006 01:54 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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212 F is B P = 212 Fahrenheit is Boiling Point
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#304418 - Wed Apr 19 2006 01:55 PM Re: Help with Quiz
redrain Offline
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thanks

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#304419 - Wed Apr 19 2006 02:01 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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1 F O the C N
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest?

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#304420 - Wed Apr 19 2006 02:32 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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1840 could be Great Britain Issued Postage Stamp (the Penny Black, the world's first stamp, was issued in that year).
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#304421 - Wed Apr 19 2006 02:55 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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1922 - Teapot Dome
1901 - Walt Disney Born
1912 - Universal Pictures Founded


Edited by kyleisalive (Wed Apr 19 2006 03:04 PM)
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#304422 - Wed Apr 19 2006 04:19 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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I keep thinking the FC at the end of the 1962 one might be Fidel Castro, but can't figure out the other words if it is...

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#304423 - Wed Apr 19 2006 04:24 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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1930 - First World Cup (football)

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#304424 - Wed Apr 19 2006 05:06 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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15 F P in T

first point in tennis ?
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#304425 - Wed Apr 19 2006 06:58 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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Sounds good to me, Tom!

1940

Churchill Rules Britain?
Cliff Richard born?

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#304426 - Wed Apr 19 2006 07:48 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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60WLB - maybe 60 Watt Light Bulb?
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#304427 - Wed Apr 19 2006 10:59 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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7 S R of F N - square root of forty nine

49 B in the L - 49 balls in the lottery

3 C on a T L - 3 colours on a traffic light

6 S on a C P - 6 stumps on a cricket pitch

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#304428 - Thu Apr 20 2006 12:12 PM Re: Help with Quiz
redrain Offline
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thanks ppl for helping me with sum of the answers also theres 1 that im not sure about

7 C of the W

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#304429 - Thu Apr 20 2006 12:23 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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7 continents of the world, perhaps?
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#304430 - Thu Apr 20 2006 01:03 PM Re: Help with Quiz
redrain Offline
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oh yeah shud have got that thanks

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#304431 - Thu Apr 20 2006 01:38 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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To make it easier to read, I've redone the list and inserted the proposed answers thus far. (Perhaps each new answer should be done this way? Maybe bold the new answer?)

37 D C H B T

12 P on a I H R

8 F L S N

1912 UPF (1912 - Universal Pictures Founded)

1 Q in S

120 D of W F a T

1840 G B I P S (Great Britain Issued Postage Stamp )

1 F O the C N (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)

7 S R of F N (square root of forty nine)

5 E T for L

60 W L B (60 Watt Light Bulb)

1940 C R B

15 F P in T (first point in tennis )

4 W on a S

1922 T D (1922 - Teapot Dome )

49 B in the L (49 balls in the lottery)

6 E of S W

212 F is B P (212 Fahrenheit is Boiling Point

1901 W D B (1901 - Walt Disney Born)

1930 F W C 1930 - (First World Cup (football) )

27 B of the B N T

3 C on a T L (3 colours on a traffic light)

1962 B G H F C

6 S on a C P (6 stumps on a cricket pitch )

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#304432 - Thu Apr 20 2006 02:00 PM Re: Help with Quiz
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27 B of the B N T = 27 books of the Bible's New Testament
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#304433 - Fri Sep 22 2006 07:28 AM Re: Help with Quiz
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1 'Q' in scrabble
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#304434 - Fri Sep 22 2006 09:03 AM Re: Help with Quiz
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37 Degrees Celcius Human Body Temperature

4 Wheels on a Skateboard(?)

6 Episodes of Star Wars
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