By Mark Mason
Which significant united kingdom save has a similar identify as Odysseus's puppy in Greek mythology?
In the unique model of the Band relief hit 'Do They recognize it really is Christmas?', who sang the hole line?
Which is the one US nation whose identify will be typed on a unmarried row of a QWERTY keyboard?
Travel author and quiz fan Mark Mason determined to mix of his maximum loves by means of atmosphere off on a journey of Britain's quizzes. From a pub quiz in Edinburgh to a charity quiz in Hampshire, from a company quiz in Birmingham to a reporters' quiz in Parliament, he unearths solutions aplenty whereas asking a few questions of his personal. simply what's it that pulls us to those exams of our wisdom? What are the parts of definitely the right quiz query? And which is the simply English urban whose respectable identify starts off with H?
The in simple terms go back and forth e-book ever to debate Winston Churchill's use of language and reveal Donald Duck's heart identify, QUESTION TIME is an affectionate tribute to Britain and one in every of its so much adored associations - the quiz.
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Which significant united kingdom shop has an analogous identify as Odysseus's puppy in Greek mythology? within the unique model of the Band relief hit 'Do They understand it truly is Christmas? ', who sang the hole line? that is the one US kingdom whose identify should be typed on a unmarried row of a QWERTY keyboard? commute author and quiz fan Mark Mason made up our minds to mix of his maximum loves through environment off on a journey of Britain's quizzes.
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