News, Culture & Society

Can YOU beat Who Wants to Be A Millionaire’s ‘fastest winner’?

Can YOU beat Who Wants to Be A Millionaire’s ‘fastest winner’ – who took just 20 minutes to answer these 15 fiendish questions

1 (£100) Q:In the UK, the abbreviation NHS stands for National ‘what’ Service?

Humanity / Health / Honour / Household

2 (£200) Q: Which Disney character famously leaves a glass slipper behind at a royal ball?

Pocahontas / Sleeping Beauty / Cinderella / Elsa

3 (£300) Q:What name is given to the revolving belt machinery in an airport that delivers checked luggage from the plane to baggage reclaim?

Hangar / Terminal / Concourse / Carousel

4 (£500) Q: Which of these brands was chiefly associated with the manufacture of household locks?

Phillips / Flymo / Chubb / Ronseal

5 (£1K) Q: The hammer and sickle is one of the most recognisable symbols of which political ideology?

Republicanism / Communism / Conservatism / Liberalism

6 (£2K) Q: Which toys have been marketed with the phrase ‘Robots in Disguise’?

Bratz Dolls / Sylvanian Families / Hatchimals / Transformers

Donald Fear is pictured with host Jeremy Clarkson on Who Wants to be a Millionaire 

7 (£4K) Q: What does the word ‘loquacious’ mean?

Angry / Chatty / Beautiful / Shy

8 (£8K) Q: Obstetrics is a branch of medicine particularly concerned with what?

Childbirth / Broken bones / Heart conditions / Old age

9 (£16K) Q: In ‘Doctor Who’, what was the signature look of the fourth Doctor, as portrayed by Tom Baker?

Bow-tie, braces & tweed jacket / Wide-brimmed hat & extra long scarf / Pinstripe suit & trainers / Cape, velvet jacket & frilly shirt

10 (£32K) Q: Which of these religious observances lasts for the shortest period of time during the calendar year?

Ramadan / Diwali / Lent / Hanukkah

11 (£64K) Q: At the closest point, which island group is only|50 miles south-east of the coast of Florida?

Bahamas / US Virgin Islands / Turks and Caicos Islands / Bermuda

12 (£125K) Q: Construction of which of these famous landmarks was completed first?

Empire State Building / Royal Albert Hall / Eiffel Tower / ‘Big Ben’ Clock Tower

13 (£250K) Q: Which of these cetaceans is classified as a ‘toothed whale’?

Gray whale / Minke whale / Sperm whale / Humpback whale

14 (£500K) Q: Who is the only British politician to have held all four ‘Great Offices of State’ at some point during their career?

David Lloyd George / Harold Wilson / James Callaghan / John Major

15 (£1M) Q: In 1718, which pirate died in battle off the coast of what is now North Carolina?

Calico Jack / Blackbeard / Bartholomew Roberts / Captain Kidd

ANSWERS BELOW 

ANSWERS 

1: B, Health

2: C, Cinderella 

3: D, Carousel 

4: C, Chubb 

5: B, Communism

6: D, Transformers

7: B, Chatty 

8: A, Childbirth 

9: B, Wide-brimmed hat & extra long scarf 

10: B, Diwali 

11: A, Bahamas 

12: D, ‘Ben’ Clock Tower 

13: C, Sperm whale 

14: C, James Callaghan 

15: B, Blackbeard 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


Comments are closed.