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    Peonie
    Moderator
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    Joined: Wed Aug 19, 2020 1:52 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Sat Oct 03, 2020 10:35 am

    Hi Chenille
    Well done for participating!

    Results will be revealed next Friday.......Good luck! :)

    Regards
    Peonie
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    MalKumari
    Community Builder
    Posts: 15
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:23 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Sat Oct 03, 2020 11:06 am

    1. Santiago
    2. Ben Nevis
    3. -
    4. -
    5. -
    6. E
    7. Russia
    8. -
    9. Africa
    10. Nile

    Wish I knew more of the answers! :? :shock: :P
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    HelpfulBee
    Community Builder
    Posts: 86
    Joined: Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:59 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Sun Oct 04, 2020 3:21 pm

    1) What is the capital of Chile? Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain? I didn't know there were mountains in Britain :o

    3) What is the smallest country in the world? Vatican City

    4) Alberta is a province of which country? United States

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency? 7

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State? U?

    7) What is the largest country in the world? Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames? UK

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth? Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world? The Nile

    Honestly! I should really learn more about geography :P
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    tea123
    Community Builder
    Posts: 8
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:18 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:34 am

    1) What is the capital of Chile? - Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain? - Ben Nevis mountain

    3) What is the smallest country in the world? - The Vatican

    4) Alberta is a province of which country? - Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency? - 4

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State? - E

    7) What is the largest country in the world? - Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames? - UK

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth? - Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world? Nile

    Excited to hear the answers! Love the trivia!
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    Carnelian
    Community Builder
    Posts: 11
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:20 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:37 am

    Let's have a go!

    1) What is the capital of Chile? Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain? Ben Nevis

    3) What is the smallest country in the world? Vatican City

    4) Alberta is a province of which country? Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency? 4

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State? E

    7) What is the largest country in the world? Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames? England

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth? Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world? Nile
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    Lady Bug
    Community Builder
    Posts: 123
    Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:49 am

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:14 pm

    1) What is the capital of Chile? - Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain? -

    3) What is the smallest country in the world? - The Vatican

    4) Alberta is a province of which country? - Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency? - 4

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State? - E

    7) What is the largest country in the world? - Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames? - In the UK separates England and France

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth? - Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world? - Nile
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    forest
    Community Builder
    Posts: 14
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:40 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Wed Oct 07, 2020 11:00 am

    I'm sure I've definitely made some silly mistakes with this but let's try anyway!


    1) What is the capital of Chile? Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain? No idea

    3) What is the smallest country in the world? The Vatican

    4) Alberta is a province of which country? Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency? 3

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State? E

    7) What is the largest country in the world? Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames? London

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth? Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world? The Nile
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    Rose_squrtz
    Community Builder
    Posts: 13
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:20 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Wed Oct 07, 2020 12:59 pm

    1) What is the capital of Chile?
    Santiago

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain?
    I have no idea haha

    3) What is the smallest country in the world?
    Vatican

    4) Alberta is a province of which country?
    Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency?
    no idea haha

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State?
    E

    7) What is the largest country in the world?
    Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames?
    UK

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth?
    Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world?
    Nile

    Love a good trivia ! Looking forward to the reveal of the answers :lol:
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    wiltedflower
    Community Builder
    Posts: 10
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:18 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Wed Oct 07, 2020 1:05 pm

    Geography is not my strong point but I had so much fun answering these... here goes!

    1) What is the capital of Chile?

    Rio

    2) What is the highest mountain in Britain?

    There are mountains in Britain??

    3) What is the smallest country in the world?

    Luxembourg

    4) Alberta is a province of which country?

    Canada

    5) How many countries still have the shilling as currency?

    0

    6) Which is the only vowel not used as the first letter in a US State?

    e

    7) What is the largest country in the world?

    Russia

    8) Where would you find the River Thames?

    London

    9) What is the hottest continent on Earth?

    Africa

    10) What is the longest river in the world?

    The Amazon
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    Bamboo [facilitator]
    Community Manager
    Posts: 72
    Joined: Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:46 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:47 pm

    A fantastic effort for the geography trivia questions! Cross check your answers below :) Next lot of questions will be up very soon!

    1) Santiago

    2) Ben Nevis

    3) Vatican City

    4) Canada

    5) Four – Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Somalia

    6) E

    7) Russia

    8) London, UK

    9) Africa

    10) River Nile
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    Bamboo [facilitator]
    Community Manager
    Posts: 72
    Joined: Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:46 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:56 pm

    Are you ready for your next lot of trivia? Here's one for all the techies :D Post your reply below, answers will be up next Friday. Good luck!

    1. What year was the very first model of the iPhone released?

    2. What’s the shortcut for the “copy” function on most computers?

    3. What is often seen as the smallest unit of memory?

    4. Is Java a type of OS?

    5. Who is often called the father of the computer?

    6. What does “HTTP” stand for?

    7. What is the name of the man who launched eBay back in 1995?

    8. Which email service is owned by Microsoft?

    9. Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Explorer are different types of what?

    10. What was Twitter’s original name?


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    chenille
    Community Builder
    Posts: 14
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:17 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Sat Oct 10, 2020 9:33 am

    Ahh a new week, some new trivia!

    1. 2007

    2. On mine its command C

    3. short term

    4. Yes

    5. Charles Babbage

    6. ?

    7. ?

    8. Microsoft outlook

    9. Internet servers

    10. I always thought it was called twitter lol

    This ones a little bit difficult this week!
    :mrgreen:
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    HelpfulBee
    Community Builder
    Posts: 86
    Joined: Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:59 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Sat Oct 10, 2020 1:31 pm

    1. What year was the very first model of the iPhone released? 2006

    2. What’s the shortcut for the “copy” function on most computers? Ctrl C

    3. What is often seen as the smallest unit of memory? kb

    4. Is Java a type of OS? No?

    5. Who is often called the father of the computer? Bill Gates...

    6. What does “HTTP” stand for? ...

    7. What is the name of the man who launched eBay back in 1995? ....

    8. Which email service is owned by Microsoft? Outlook, or hotmail?

    9. Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Explorer are different types of what? Browsers

    10. What was Twitter’s original name? Tweeter?

    Goodness, I was terrible at this one!!! :lol:
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    Lady Bug
    Community Builder
    Posts: 123
    Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:49 am

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Mon Oct 12, 2020 2:05 pm

    1. What year was the very first model of the iPhone released? 2009

    2. What’s the shortcut for the “copy” function on most computers? CTRL +C

    3. What is often seen as the smallest unit of memory?

    4. Is Java a type of OS? Yes

    5. Who is often called the father of the computer? Charles Babbage

    6. What does “HTTP” stand for? Hypertext Transfer Protocol

    7. What is the name of the man who launched eBay back in 1995?

    8. Which email service is owned by Microsoft? Outlook

    9. Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Explorer are different types of what? Search engines

    10. What was Twitter’s original name
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    forest
    Community Builder
    Posts: 14
    Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:40 pm

    Re: Friday Trivia!

    Wed Oct 14, 2020 11:40 am

    1. What year was the very first model of the iPhone released?
    2007?

    2. What’s the shortcut for the “copy” function on most computers?
    control c

    3. What is often seen as the smallest unit of memory?
    kilobyte

    4. Is Java a type of OS?
    yes


    5. Who is often called the father of the computer?
    Tim Burners-Lee (I think he's the father of the internet but oh well)


    6. What does “HTTP” stand for?
    -

    7. What is the name of the man who launched eBay back in 1995?
    -

    8. Which email service is owned by Microsoft?'
    Outlook

    9. Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Explorer are different types of what?
    Internet browsers

    10. What was Twitter’s original name?
    -

    Definitely better at the geography quiz than this one...
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