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supersal1 has been a FunTrivia author since Jul 03 03 and has written 68 quizzes. supersal1 writes for many different categories, but is most active in People, General Knowledge, and Entertainment, and has won 2 Editor's Choice awards on submitted quizzes.

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Bio: Granny of many, mother of greyhounds.
Hobbies: Today I walked through the shadow of the valley of death. I'll never get the hang of that satnav.
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Quizzes / Other Works Authored by supersal1
1.
  The Great British Battleaxe editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Not a quiz about mediaeval weaponry, but rather a fond look at various formidable female characters and the women who portrayed them.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jun 29 21
Average
Supersal1
Jun 29 21
4535 plays
2.
  Sal's Sniggers editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Following on from my previous quiz "Sal's Sob Story" here is a quiz about various forms of entertainment that have made me laugh out loud.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jul 09 13
Tough
Supersal1
3329 plays
3.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 10 best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is the tenth and final part of my series of quizzes based on a public survey undertaken by the BBC in 2002 to find the 100 greatest Britons of all time. Unsurprisingly, the quiz covers places 10-1, working in reverse order.
Easier, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jan 21 09
Category: U.K. People
Easier
Supersal1
6544 plays
4.
  Greatest Sexy Moments of Film and TV great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is inspired by Channel 4's survey to find the 100 Greatest Sexy Moments from film and TV. The choices in the quiz do not necessarily reflect the view of the author!
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Feb 26 10
Tough
Supersal1
9805 plays
5.
  "Snakes! Why Did It Have To Be Snakes?" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Snakes have given us some very frightening, thrilling and sometimes funny moments on film. This quiz takes a look at some films that feature snakes.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Feb 22 22
Category: Animals in Movies
Average
supersal1
Feb 22 22
6450 plays
6.
  Around Antigua and Barbuda best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Find out how much you know about the small but perfectly formed islands of Antigua and Barbuda.
Easier, 10 Qns, supersal1, Nov 08 21
Category: Antigua & Barbuda
Easier
supersal1
Nov 08 21
4802 plays
7.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 9 top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is the ninth of a series of quizzes based on the results of a public vote undertaken by the BBC in 2002. Working in reverse order, this quiz will cover numbers 20-11.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jan 09 09
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
3804 plays
8.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 2 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the second in my series of quizzes inspired by the BBC public vote to find the 100 greatest Britons of all time. This quiz covers 90-81, in reverse order.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 28 08
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
3418 plays
9.
  Comedy Catchphrases great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Comedy shows over the years have produced many a catchphrase. See how many you can remember.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jan 07 07
Category: UK Comedy
Average
Supersal1
4614 plays
10.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 5 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the fifth of a series of quizzes based on the results of a public vote undertaken by the BBC in 2002. Working in reverse order, this quiz will cover numbers 60-51.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 28 08
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
2838 plays
11.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 4 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is the fourth in my series of quizzes inspired by the BBC public vote to find the 100 greatest Britons of all time. This quiz covers 70-61, in reverse order.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Aug 09 17
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
Aug 09 17
3707 plays
12.
Have you ever read an interesting fact on a candy wrapper and rushed off to frame a 'Question Quest' question around it, only to find out it isn't actually true? This is a quiz devoted to clarifying some popular misconceptions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, supersal1, Dec 09 09
Category: Urban Legends
Difficult
supersal1
5693 plays
13.
  Common Bond - Name That Tune top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A general mix of questions. As usual, the correct answers to the first nine questions should lead to the answer to the tenth question.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Aug 01 22
Category: Common Bond
Average
Supersal1
Aug 01 22
3935 plays
14.
  Match the Plantagenet King To Their Queen top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Do you know your Isabellas from your Eleanors? Just match the queen to the king.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Apr 04 16
Average
supersal1
394 plays
15.
  Movie Common Bond top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hopefully, the correct answers to the first nine questions will lead you to the common bond for the tenth question. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Aug 01 22
Average
supersal1
Aug 01 22
2896 plays
16.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the first of a series of quizzes based on the results of a public vote undertaken by the BBC in 2002. Working in reverse order, this quiz will cover numbers 100-91.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, May 04 18
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
May 04 18
2813 plays
17.
  Yeuch! I'm Not Eating THAT! top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are ten questions about commonly disliked foods. Warning - don't play this quiz if you are a fussy eater!
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 15 08
Category: Incredible Edibles
Tough
Supersal1
2943 plays
18.
  Immortalised in Song great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz about famous and not-so-famous people who have had songs written about them. Some of the songs may be more familiar to UK quizzers than to US quizzers.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jan 10 08
Category: People in Songs
Average
Supersal1
2003 plays
19.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 3 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is the third in my series of quizzes inspired by the BBC public vote to find the 100 greatest Britons of all time. This quiz covers 80-71, in reverse order.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jul 25 09
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
2743 plays
20.
  'Modern Family' - Glorious Gloria popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz about the lovely Gloria Pritchett
Easier, 10 Qns, supersal1, Feb 21 15
Category: Modern Family
Easier
supersal1
508 plays
21.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 8 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the eighth of a series of quizzes based on the results of a public vote undertaken by the BBC in 2002. Working in reverse order, this quiz will cover numbers 30-21.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 12 14
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
2465 plays
22.
  Occupational Common Bond great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The correct answers to the first nine questions are all linked to a profession, which is the answer to the tenth question.
Tough, 10 Qns, supersal1, Nov 21 21
Category: 10Q CB Tough
Tough
supersal1
Nov 21 21
3120 plays
23.
  Best of British Comedy popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The BBC are having a poll to find the best British Comedy, which inspired me to make a quiz on the subject.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Feb 10 06
Category: UK Comedy
Average
supersal1
3899 plays
24.
  UK Comedy Programme - Common Bond top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The first nine questions are a mixed bag, the answers to which will lead you to the name of a UK TV comedy.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jul 28 09
Category: Common Bond
Average
Supersal1
2845 plays
25.
  Feathered Friends on Film great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about films that feature types of birds in the title.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Nov 21 10
Category: Common Titles
Average
Supersal1
1130 plays
26.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 6 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is the sixth in my series of quizzes inspired by the BBC public vote to find the 100 greatest Britons of all time. This quiz covers 50-41, in reverse order.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 28 08
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
2553 plays
27.
  In Other Words, ABBA popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Ten questions giving the name of ABBA hit singles using alternative words. All you have to do is to supply the more conventional title. Please don't use any punctuation.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Oct 31 16
Category: ABBA
Average
supersal1
Oct 31 16
2007 plays
28.
  1957 - It Was A Very Good Year great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is about world events in 1957 - the year of my birth. The quiz is dedicated to all those on FT who will still be nifty at fifty in 2007.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Apr 05 07
Category: 1950s Nostalgia
Difficult
Supersal1
2895 plays
29.
  Bad Boys popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about the Bad Boys that we love to hate...or do we? You probably wouldn't want your daughters to bring them home, but the worlds of TV, film and literature would be considerably duller without them.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jun 29 21
Tough
Supersal1
Jun 29 21
3659 plays
30.
  Background to 'Being Human' top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Have you seen the one about the vampire, the werewolf and the ghost who share a house? Please note, the questions relate to the first series of the original UK version, which was aired by BBC3 in 2009.
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Jan 28 11
Category: Being Human
Average
supersal1
548 plays
31.
  100 Greatest Britons - Part 7 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the seventh of a series of quizzes based on the results of a public vote undertaken by the BBC in 2002. Working in reverse order, this quiz will cover numbers 40-31.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Oct 15 10
Category: U.K. People
Average
Supersal1
2124 plays
32.
  BBC Sports Personalities of the Year [3] great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award has been held annually since 1954. This is the third in a series of quizzes on the athletes who have been honoured over the years, covering 1974-1983.
Easier, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 06 09
Easier
Supersal1
740 plays
33.
  Spot The Difference in Sookie's World great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz explores the similarities and differences between Charlaine Harris's "Southern Vampire" books and the first two "True Blood" TV series. Just pick whether the situations happened in the books, the TV series, both or neither. WARNING - SPOILERS
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, Oct 13 17
Category: Harris, Charlaine
Average
supersal1
Oct 13 17
645 plays
34.
  My Drive to Work great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Whilst I was stuck in traffic, I came up with the idea of this quiz, based on various things I see on my way to work. It's a general mix of questions, with a UK bias.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jun 10 09
Category: Mixed England
Tough
Supersal1
2019 plays
35.
  Flashman's Fillies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The arch-cad Harry Flashman had many misadventures during the course of his long life, which were often precipitated by his weakness for women. This is a quiz about the significant females who popped up in "Flashman" and "Royal Flash".
Average, 10 Qns, supersal1, May 17 10
Average
supersal1
265 plays
36.
  Sal's Sob Story top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
It's a family joke that I laugh and cry at the drop of a hat. I suppose it's just a matter of adjusting the medication. This is a light hearted quiz about various forms of entertainment that have made me have a good weep.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, May 11 07
Tough
Supersal1
1243 plays
37.
  BBC Sports Personalities of the Year [2] top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award has been held annually since 1954. This is the second in a series of quizzes on the athletes who have been honoured over the years, covering 1964-1973.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 06 09
Average
Supersal1
636 plays
38.
  Oooh Matron - A Tribute to Hattie Jacques top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Mention the word "Matron" and a whole generation of Brits will think of the glorious Hattie Jacques. How well do you remember this lovely lady?
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Nov 09 07
Category: Celebrities H-J
Tough
Supersal1
703 plays
39.
This is a quiz on the sixth book of the Adrian Mole diaries by Sue Townsend.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jan 11 07
Category: Townsend, Sue
Average
Supersal1
404 plays
40.
Mischievous but never malicious, Cuddly Ken was a one of a kind DJ and TV presenter. How much do you remember about him?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Apr 14 13
Category: Celebrities E-G
Difficult
Supersal1
824 plays
41.
  All About Essex great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
There's more to Essex than factories and shopping centres. Why not take my quiz to find out a bit more about this historic county?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Feb 22 22
Category: Specific Counties
Difficult
Supersal1
Feb 22 22
1979 plays
42.
How well do you know your nurses from UK film and TV?
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Mar 24 12
Tough
Supersal1
1501 plays
43.
  Common As Muck - 10 questions - 4 mins
The usual drill for common bond quizzes applies. The first nine questions are a general mix. The correct answers should lead you to the name of a TV show.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Jul 07 14
Category: TV Common Bond
Average
Supersal1
1658 plays
44.
  A View of Sutton Hoo popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A visit to the burial site Sutton Hoo inspired me to make this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Mar 13 19
Category: Burial Sites
Average
Supersal1
Mar 13 19
350 plays
45.
  BBC Sports Personalities of the Year [4] popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award has been held annually since 1954. This is the fourth in a series of quizzes on the athletes who have been honoured over the years, covering 1984-1993.
Average, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 06 09
Average
Supersal1
575 plays
46.
  BBC Sports Personalities of the Year [5] popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award has been held annually since 1954. This is the fifth in a series of quizzes on the athletes who have been honoured over the years, covering 1994-2008.
Average, 15 Qns, Supersal1, Dec 06 09
Average
Supersal1
565 plays
47.
  Sal's Smorgasbord popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Do you want a way to get rid of those unwanted guests? Just start spouting any of the totally useless facts in this quiz and you'll clear the room in no time!
Difficult, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Nov 06 07
Difficult
Supersal1
2374 plays
48.
  A Common Role - 10 questions - 5 mins
Answer the first nine questions correctly and you'll be able to supply the answer to the tenth question - what role have they all played?
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Oct 21 18
Tough
Supersal1
Oct 21 18
1281 plays
49.
  Rolf Harris great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Rolf Harris was a popular all round entertainer for many years. How much can you remember about his career in the public eye? Please note, this quiz was written some years before his arrest and subsequent conviction for indecent assault.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Sep 12 14
Category: Celebrities H-J
Tough
Supersal1
927 plays
50.
  Watch With Mother top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Were you a young child or the mother of one in the 1950s and 1960s? Let's see how well you remember this classic children's TV series.
Tough, 10 Qns, Supersal1, Aug 11 07
Category: W
Tough
Supersal1
732 plays
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