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26th September 2017
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 Coffee Break Answers 
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Mind Games 03/08/2009
If  7 = DOTW  means  Days of the Week, what do these mean?
 
13 = UFS
Unlucky For Some
1 = V of RB in S
Value of Red Ball in Snooker
20 = T in the PL
Teams in the Premier League
2 = P in a P
Peas in a Pod
3 = a C
a Crowd
10 = GH
Gallon Hat
1 = M and HD
Man and His Dog
22 = Y in a CP
Yards in a Cricket Pitch
4 = S in a POC
Suits in a Pack Of Cards
2 = S of a LT
Shakes of a Lambs Tail      
 
   
 
 
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Sport 03/08/2009 
 
When world boomerang throwing championships were held from 1981, which country won it in 12 out of the first 13 years?
USA (Australia only won it once)
Which category of sports men or women have been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year the most times? Footballers, athletes or motor racing drivers?
Athletes
Which US city is home to sporting teams known as the Browns, the Cavaliers and the Indians?
Cleveland (NFL, NBA and MLB teams)
After which sporting hero was Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton named?
Carl Lewis
Name the athletes who carried Great Britain’s flag into the Beijing Olympic Stadium at the start and end of the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Mark Foster (swimmer) and Chris Hoy (cyclist)
What official number Olympiad will London’s Olympic Games be in 2012?
XXX (30) (They are sequentially numbered every 4 years since 1896 whether cancelled or not)
Which flower is the middle name of footballer turned TV presenter Bob Wilson?
Primrose
How is soccer superstar Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite better known?
Kaka
How many successive pots must a snooker player make to score a 147 break?
36
What was unusual about the Formula One World Drivers' Championship awarded to Jochen Rindt in 1970?
It was awarded posthumously (he died in practice for the Italian Grand Prix but already had enough points to win the season)
 
   
 
 
 
Word Game 03/08/2009
Make the longest word you can by rearranging…
 
  WATER MILL
 
(2 points for a 7 letter word, 1 point for a 6 letter word)
 
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Taller
Literal
Wartime    
 
   
 
 
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Music 03/08/2009
 
What was the title of Elvis Presley’s first British number 1?
All Shook Up
Which artist has had number one singles in the UK as a solo artist, as part of a duo, as part of a trio, as part of a quartet and as part of a group with more than four members?
Sir Paul McCartney
Alex Band and Aaron Kamin make up which band?
The Calling
In 1976, which single was knocked from the number one spot by a single whose title was contained in the lyrics to the first single?
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen (being replaced by Mamma Mia by Abba)
By what name is singer Paul Hewson better known?
Bono
Which Beatles album cover features five ‘Beatles’?
Abbey road (there`s a Volkswagen Beetle in the back ground!)
Who sang the theme tune to the film ‘The Neverending Story’?
Limahl
In which year did Elvis Presley die?
1977
Justin Timberlake was formerly a vocalist for which band?
N Sync
Which band a 70s hit with ‘Son of my father’?
Chicory Tip       
 
    
   
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