The trivia competition has recently
returned to 'Sunday Breakfast', here are some examples of past
Previous questions and answers from 23 June
2003 onwards -
- Q There are approx
320,000 of these in the world, what are they?
A Icebergs (answered 22 June 2003)
57% of people think that which long running TV show should not
return for another series?
A Friends (answered
28 June 2003)
- Q Every year in the UK, 4
people die doing this, what is it?
A Putting on their trousers
(answered 13 July 2003)
- Q 1 in 4 under 25 year olds are
actively trying to do what?
A Find a new job
(answered 19 July 2003)
- Q 62% of people think that
although these are free, you should be made to pay for them?
A Supermarket carrier bags
(answered 20 July 2003)
- Q Only 1 in 4 women do
this every week, what is it?
A Exercise (for more than 30 minutes)
(answered 2 August 2003)
- Q People in the UK spend more
than £60 million a year on this, what is it?
A Mobile phone ringtones (answered
16 August 2003)
- Q Women do this
twice as often as men?
(answered 17 August 2003)
- Q More people are
allergic to this than any other type of food, what is it?
A Cow's milk
(answered 23 August 2003)
- Q According
to a recent survey, this woman is the most powerful celebrity in the
world, who is she?
A Jennifer Aniston
(answered 7 October 2003)
- Q Recent research
has shown that office workers in the UK do this around 15,000 times
an hour, what is it?
A Call premium rate phone lines (answered
28 December 2003)
- Q 1 in 10 people admit to doing this on a
Monday morning, what is it?
A Lie about what they did at the weekend (answered
25 January 2004)
- Q Over a third of 15 to 25 year olds think
this will happen within the next 5 years, what is it?
A CDs will be discontinued and replaced with MP3s/Ipods
etc (answered 21 Feb 2004)
- Q This type of
(minor) accident happens approx 5 million times a week, what is it?
A Spilling drink over computer keyboard
(answered 27 March 2004)
- Q 59% of women would like to change this
about their partner, what is it?
A Their face! (answered
11 April 2004)
- Q Doing this makes
your brain physically larger (according to scientists), what is
A Juggling (answered
24 April 2004)
- Q 13% of men have tried this, but
it's something that usually only women do?
A Tried on a bra
(answered 9 May 2004)
- Q 11% of men
wouldn't go out with a woman who had this characteristic?
A Red hair (answered
15 May 2004)
- Q On average people
spend 7 minutes a day doing this?
A Getting to sleep
(answered 16 May 2004)
- Q This trend was
started by women but now 1 in 3 people who have this done are men?
A Botox injections
(answered 23 May 2004)
- Q The average
British adult consumed 228 of these last year?
A Pints of beer
(answered 13 June 2004)
- Q In Russia it's considered very rude to
do this when entering or leaving a house?
A Shaking hands (answered
Questions/answers are compiled from a
variety of sources, information is believed to be accurate but cannot be
guaranteed (so please don't try to prove me wrong!)