Quantock Quizz: History

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Quantock Quizz: History

A fun quiz for former Quantock School pupils (! Note - the images may be misleading !) . . . And the Goblin's word is final. . . PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Quantock School called before it became a school? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Quantock House

    • B. 

      Stalag Colditz

    • C. 

      Quantock Lodge

    • D. 

      Taunton Hunting Lodge

  • 2. 
    Who originally commissioned the main (green stone) school buildings? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      The Peasters, of course

    • B. 

      The families of the British Armed Forces

    • C. 

      Henry Labouchère

    • D. 

      Henry Clutton

  • 3. 
    What is the green stone Quantock School built of? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Cockercombe tuff

    • B. 

      Triassic marginal marine

    • C. 

      Green granite

    • D. 

      Slave labour

  • 4. 
    What was Quantock School used for before it became a school? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Head Office for 'The British Association for Shooting and Hunting with Hounds'

    • B. 

      Tuberculosis sanatorium

    • C. 

      A World War II commando training camp and detention centre for Italian prisoners of war

    • D. 

      A prison for naughty boyz and then girls

  • 5. 
    What school was started by David Peaster before he founded Quantock School? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      West Gordonstoun

    • B. 

      Cotham School

    • C. 

      Bristol Academy for Excellence

    • D. 

      Somerset College of Arts and Technology (SCAT)

  • 6. 
    What birds could be found on the Quantock School crest? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Golden Eagles

    • B. 

      Sam Fox + Linda Lusardi

    • C. 

      Black Storks

    • D. 

      Honey Buzzards

  • 7. 
    What does the Quantock School motto mean? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Into new steps with confidence

    • B. 

      A weggie in the dark is worth two crusties in plain sight

    • C. 

      To be, rather than to seem to be

    • D. 

      Be not the last into thine queue for bread-and-jam

  • 8. 
    When did Quantock School close? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      I'm not falling for that one, the school is still open!

    • B. 

      1992

    • C. 

      1998

    • D. 

      2000

  • 9. 
    What’s Quantock School's current name? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      Peaster Pizzas

    • B. 

      Quantock House

    • C. 

      Taunton Hunting Lodge

    • D. 

      Quantock Lodge

  • 10. 
    When was the first Annual Quantock School Reunion? PS - You do not need to log into facebook at the end of the Quizz to see your result – just close the window and your result will appear!
    • A. 

      2003 – and if this answer is true, then the 10th Quatock School Reunion will be in August/September 2012 :O)

    • B. 

      1066

    • C. 

      1998

    • D. 

      2011