Links Quizzes – Can you find the common link between the people or objects given?

## Quiz 128 – Round 6 – What Comes Next?

What comes next in the series?

1. 7, 11, 13, 17…

19 (Prime numbers)

2. ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’, ‘The World is Not Enough’, ‘Die Another Day’…

Casino Royale (James Bond films in order of release)

3. •―, ―•••, —•—• …

—•• (Morse code – letters A, B, C… the answer is D)

4. ‘Seven Seas of Rhye’, ‘Killer Queen’, ‘Now I’m here’…

Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen singles in order of release)

5. 5, 17, 53…

161 (Multiply the previous number by three and then add two)

6. ‘Digital Fortress’, ‘Angels & Demons’, ‘Deception Point’…

The Da Vinci Code (Books by Dan Brown in order of release)

7. Winston Churchill, Anthony Eden, Harold Macmillan…

Alec Douglas-Home

8. G, o, o

g (First four letters ‘Google’ in the appropriate colours)

9. Z, V, R…

N (Backwards through the alphabet with three letters missing between each)

10. 60, 90, 108…

120 (Number of degrees in the interior angles of regular polygons – equilateral triangle, square, pentagon – the answer is the internal angle of a regular hexagon)

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## St. Patrick’s Day Quiz – Round 5 – Links

St Patrick’s Day Pub Quiz Questions with a task at the end. If all ten questions are answered correctly, the first letter of each will spell out a St Patrick’s Day-related word when added together and jumbled up. You could award extra points for teams who work out the link.

1. Which country is bordered by Costa Rica to the left, Colombia to the east/southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south?

Panama

2. Which medical procedure, sometimes also referred to as AFT, is offered to expectant mothers to test for genetic or chromosomal conditions?

Amniocentesis/Amniotic fluid test

3. Which chemical element has the symbol Pb?

4. Which word, which has been taken from French, means to meet at an agreed time and place?

Rendezvouz

5. Which album cover depicts a naked baby boy swimming underwater in pursuit of a dollar note attached to a fish hook?

Nevermind (Nirvana)

6. ‘Parapluie’ is the French word for which useful item?

Umbrella

7. Which London women’s prison was closed in July 2016 due its age and after being branded ‘inadequate’ by inspectors?

Holloway

8. Which Scottish singer and songwriter has released albums entitled ‘Our Version of Events’ and ‘Long Live the Angels’?

Emili Sandé

9. In which city in central France would you find a highly distinctive cathedral constructed entirely of black lava stone?

Clermont-Ferrand

10. What is the name of the branch of zoology which is concerned with the study of insects?

Entemology

When all of the answers are correct, the first letter of each can be rearranged to spell ‘Leprechaun‘.

## Quiz 114 – Round 4 – Word Links

Word Link Quiz – What is the link between each of the sets of three words given?

1. ‘Royal’, ‘Golden’ and ‘Square’

They can all precede the word ‘mile’

2. ‘Ball’, ‘Brown’ and ‘Charlton’

They are all surnames of famous people named Bobby

3. ‘Political’, ‘Surprise’ and ‘Dinner’

They are all types of party

4. ‘Atonement’, ‘Amsterdam’ and ‘Solar’

They are all titles of novels by Ian McEwan

5. ‘Drunk’, ‘Bag’ and ‘Up’

All words that can be preceded by ‘punch’

6. ‘Australia’, ‘Bewitched’ and ‘Malice’

They are all films starring Nicole Kidman

7. ‘Fathom’, ‘Cable’ and ‘Knot’

They are all forms of nautical measurement

8. ‘Kiss’, ‘Raspberry’ and ‘Fuse’

They are all things you can ‘blow’

9. ‘Lewis’, ‘Ward’ and ‘Burke’

They are all surnames of X Factor UK winners (Leona Lewis, Shane Ward and Alexandra Burke)

10. ‘Dog’, ‘Gear’ and ‘Banana’

Words that can be preceded by ‘top’

## Quiz 25 – Round 3 – Common Links

In this round you will get three things or people that are linked in some way – you need to work out what links them.

1. Which word can link ‘builder’, ‘conscious’ and ‘bag’?

Body – ‘bodybuilder’, ‘body conscious’ and ‘body bag’

2. What links Honor Blackman, Diana Rigg and Linda Thorson?

They all played John Steed’s sidekicks in the television series ‘The Avengers’

3. What do Oscar Wilde, Jim Morrison and Frédéric Chopin all have in common?

They are all buried at Père Lachaise cemetery in Paris

They are all types of potato

5. What links the words ‘sun’, ‘birth’ and ‘independence’?

They can all precede the word ‘day’; Sunday, birthday and Independence Day

6. What links Nicholas Cage, Michael Jackson and Michael Lockwood?

They have all been married to Lisa Marie Presley

7. What links Richard Griffiths, Richard E. Grant and Paul McGann?

They all appeared together in the 1987 film ‘Withnail & I’

8. Which two people link the films ‘The Da Vinci Code’, ‘Apollo 13’ and ‘Splash’?

They were all directed by Ron Howard and starred Tom Hanks

9. What links the words ‘run’, ‘high’ and ‘air’?

They can all precede the word ‘way’

10. What links ‘Napoleon’, ‘Morello’ and ‘North Star’?

They are all types of cherry