Friday Quiz - 05/04/19

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the name of the tallest waterfall in the world?

    • A.

      Angel Falls

    • B.

      Niagara Falls

    • C.

      Tugela Falls

    • D.

      Yosemite Falls

    Correct Answer
    A. Angel Falls
    Explanation
    At 979m tall, Angel Falls in Venezuela is the tallest in the world, closely followed by Tugela Falls in South Africa at 948m.

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  • 2. 

    British Summer Time started this week. 'Flindrikin', 'snaw-pouther', 'spitters' and 'blett' are all Scottish terms for various types of what?

    • A.

      Clouds

    • B.

      Foreigners

    • C.

      Rain

    • D.

      Snow

    Correct Answer
    D. Snow
    Explanation
    British Summer Time be damned, it's probably snowing somewhere in Scotland right now.

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  • 3. 

    Which male footballer has the most caps for the England national team?

    • A.

      Andy Cole

    • B.

      David Beckham

    • C.

      Peter Shilton

    • D.

      Wayne Rooney

    Correct Answer
    C. Peter Shilton
    Explanation
    Peter Shilton still leads the way with 125 caps between 1970 and 1990.
    Wayne Rooney has 120, David Beckham 115, and Andy Cole a measly 15.

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  • 4. 

    The new tax year starts on April 6th (don't forget to use your ISA allowance...), so you can get cracking with your tax return. But what is the deadline for submitting these 2018/19 tax returns electronically?

    • A.

      October 5th 2019

    • B.

      October 31st 2019

    • C.

      January 31st 2020

    • D.

      April 5th 2020

    Correct Answer
    C. January 31st 2020
    Explanation
    You'd think 10 months would be long enough...HMRC recently announced that nearly 50% of people left their returns until January, and 15,000 people completed their tax returns on Christmas Day...

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