James's True Or False Quiz

50 Questions | Total Attempts: 29

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Are the following 50 statements TRUE or FALSE?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Gary Kremen, the founder of the dating site Match.com lost his girlfriend to a man she met on the site?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    King William IV refused to eat Cock-a-leekie soup as he believed it caused urinary incontinence?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    There is a popular ice-cream in Australia called Golden Gaytime?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    There is a residential street called 'Slag Lane' in Haydock, Liverpool?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    During the Cold War Americans considered airdropping enormous condoms labelled 'Medium' onto the Soviets, to demoralise them against an anatomically superior American Army?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Every person that has appeared on Bargain Hunt is a virgin?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Keyboard player Vince Clark, a former member of the bands Yazoo and Erasure invented both the Kazoo and the eraser?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    'Trotsky' is the Russian word for diarrhea?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    German composer Ludwig Van Beethoven wasn't really deaf, he just couldn't be bothered talking to people?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Yoghurt was invented when someone tried to make soup using nothing but fruit?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Actor David Tennant's real name is David Carling but he was refused membership to Equity until he changed it?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The Bank of England used to heat its buildings through the winter by burning old bank notes?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Trevor Baylis invented the wind-up radio as a joke?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    All sun-creams of factor 30 and above are actually just bottles of Homebase Value White Emulsion scented with coconut milk?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You can be arrested in Belgium for 'obstruction of the highway' for carrying too many shopping bags?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The original title of the kids TV show Blue Peter was 'Purple Helmet', but was changed by the BBC at the last minute due to a popular German run Soho knocking shop of the same name?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    There is literally no difference between ravens, crows and rooks.  It is a ruse made up to make ornithologists feel clever?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The original title for the Graham Greene novel 'Our Man in Havana' was 'Our Man in Havant'.  The title and the story were altered as the publishers felt the Hampshire town wasn't exotic enough?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Six times a year the Russian city Volgograd changes its name to Stalingrad?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The Latin word for 'old lady' is 'anus'?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Blue Peter badge winners are entitled to a free ride in a London black cab to any destination covered by the 'knowledge'?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A tree planted as a memorial to former Beatle George Harrison in LA's Griffith Park in 2004 died after falling victim to swarms of beetles?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Between 1941 and 1946 Woolworth's sold a brand of toilet paper with Adolf Hitler's face on it?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Snow White's favourite soft drink is 7 Up?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    After winning the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1922 Danish scientist Niels Bohr was given a house by Carlsberg next to their brewery with a direct pipeline to the brewery so that he had free beer on tap whenever he wanted it?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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