SuperFunGuy's Quizzes

A group specifically designed to offer enjoyable quizzes on many different subjects including identifying SuperFunGuy sketches and other drawings, pictures or photos of, for example, famous people when they were young, unusual things, animals, objects close up, etc. Any member who uses the loop to advertise goods or services will be instantly removed.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 5h

      Cryptic animal names quiz

      Each of the clues below is to the name of a type or species of animal. How many can you guess? No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Chap adds a type of shirt

      2. Say hello to rows of shelves

      3. The Queen’s cockney tough

      4. Tree biter

      5. Former US President's offspring

      6. What our teacher did

      7. Erie nerd gets mixed up

      8. Many of us will often handle this

      9. Put on a door opening device

      10. As an alternative California

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 7h

      KA words quiz (Edited)

      Each of the below is a clue to a single word which begins with KA . The word I am looking for has the number of letters shown in brackets. How many can you guess? One guess per clue and you have to get the word I was looking for. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


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      1. A changing and enjoyable mixture or pattern (12)

      2. Large species of marsupial (8)

      3. Mid-Western US State (6)

      4. You might embarrass yourself doing this at the pub (7)

      5. The largest land-locked country in the world (9)

      6. A loose shirt or top (6)

      7. A type of clay found in nature and sometimes used to make medicine (6)

      8. A variety of Jewish mysticism of which Madonna is a devotee (8)

      9. Himalayan territory disputed between India and Pakistan (7)

      10. Marshall art (6)

      11. Flightless bird from New Zealand (6)

      12. Arabic word that means fortress (6)

      13. Online American travel agency also a watercraft (5)

      14. City in British Columbia situated between Vancouver and the Canadian Rockies - (8)

      15. Also known as leaf cabbage (4)

      16. 1985 #2 hit for Marillion (8)

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 1d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 1d

      1960s movies quiz

      Below are clues to movies from the 1960s. How many can you guess? One answer per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

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      1. Who directed "The Birds"?

      2. What is the name of the family in "The Sound of Music" ?

      3. Which film centred on a raid on Fort Knox?

      4. Who starred as Hannibal Brooks in the eponymous movie?

      5. What model of car was Herbie?

      6. What genre of films were directed by Sergio Leone? (Two words needed)

      7. Who starred as Atticus Finch in "To Kill a Mockingbird"?

      8. What gang battled against the Sharks in "West Side Story"?

      9. What movie, starring Audrey Hepburn, was based on "Pygmalion"?

      10. Who was the father of Rosemary's baby?

      11. In the movie "The Pink Panther", who or what was the Pink Panther?

      12. What substance did the Absent-Minded Professor invent?

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 2d

      US States quiz

      Below are three lists – 10 US States, their capital cities and their nickname. All you have to do is match each State to its capital and nickname. Two points for getting both correct and one point for just getting one. You have all the answers – so how many can you match correctly? One answer per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

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      1. Alabama

      2. Alaska

      3. Arizona

      4. Arkansas

      5. California

      6. Colorado

      7. Connecticut

      8. Delaware

      9. Florida

      10. Georgia


      Juneau

      Sacramento

      Tallahassee

      Montgomery

      Little Rock

      Hartford

      Atlanta

      Phoenix

      Denver

      Dover


      The Last Frontier

      The Golden State

      The Sunshine State

      Yellowhammer State

      The Natural State

      The First State

      The Peach State

      The Grand Canyon State

      The Constitution State

      The Centennial State

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 2d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 3d

      1970s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 more films of the 1970s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 3d

      How many in the team quiz

      Today’s quiz involves guessing how many players in one of the teams are on the pitch/field/court etc (i.e. not counting subs or reserves) when playing the following sports. One answer per sport - how many can you guess? No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


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      1. Baseball

      2. Basketball

      3. Volleyball

      4. Cricket

      5. Field hockey

      6. Ice hockey

      7. Lacrosse

      8. Netball

      9. Polo

      10. Rugby Union

      11. Rugby League

      12. Water polo

      13. American football

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 4d

      Cities beginning with J quiz

      The clues below are each to a city (in the general sense of the word) whose name begins with the letter J. How many can you guess? You have to get the answer I had in mind should there be more than one possible valid answer. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


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      1. Capital city that used to start with D

      2. Port city on the Red Sea

      3. Known as the Pink City and as the Paris of India

      4. The largest city in South Africa

      5. The largest city by area in the USA (ignoring Alaska and Hawaii)

      6. One of the oldest cities in the world situated in the Levant

      7. Largest city in the province of Cadiz in Spain

      8. Israeli town synonymous with oranges

      9. They marched from here to London in 1936

      10. Town that is a suburb of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 4d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 5d

      General knowledge Quiz

      Some relatively easy general knowledge questions. How many can you guess? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


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      1. For how many years did Queen Elizabeth II reign (to nearest number of years)?

      2. In which US state was Barack Obama born?

      3. What colour are flamingos, normally?

      4. What is the capital of Serbia?

      5. In which mountain range is K2 – second highest mountain on Earth?

      6. What planet of the solar system is fifth furthest from the sun?

      7. In the Bible, on what were the Ten Commandments from God to the people of Israel written?

      8. Which British rock drummer was great friends with Oliver Reed?

      9. What is the southernmost country in Africa?

      10. What do vertebrates have that invertebrates don't?

      11.What is the most populous state in the U.S.?

      12. What 1980 film was the sequel to "Star Wars"?

      13. Whose catchphrase was "Shhh. Be vewy vewy quiet, I'm hunting wabbits"

      14. What is the most popular spectator sport in Canada?

      15. What is the first element in the periodic table?

      16. In what ocean would you find the country of Sri Lanka?

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 6d

      1960s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 more films of the 1960s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 6d

      What is it quiz

      Here's something all of us will be very familiar with - but viewed trhough a kaleidoscope. Can you guess what it is? No need to PM me just post yourguesses.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 6d

      Post code areas quiz – O and P

      There are 8 post code areas in the UK which begin with O or P I have set them out below - your challenge is to guess the cities/towns or regions from which the 8 post code letters are derived. No use of reference material or the internet to ensure fair play. Good luck.

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      OL

      OX

      PA

      PE

      PH

      PL

      PO

      PR

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 7d

      JA words quiz

      Each of the below is a clue to a single word which begins with JA. The word I am looking for has the number of letters shown in brackets. How many can you guess? One guess per clue and you have to get the word I was looking for. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. ​American term for a portable pneumatic drill (10)

      2. Words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand (6)

      3. A nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll (11)

      4. Sometimes part of of dive (9)

      5. Ornamental pot or stand for the display of growing plants (10)

      6. What a boxer might land (10)

      7. A form of escape (9)

      8. Executive car produced from 1947 to 1953 by Jowett Cars Ltd (7)

      9. Doing this on American roads may be frowned upon (10)

      10. Tree know in the USA as the West Coast version of the Cherry Blossom (9)

      11. A blind or shutter made of a row of angled slats (8)

      12. 1967 hit for Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood (7)

      13. Can turn you yellow (8)

      14. A young man working on a sheep or cattle station to gain experience. (8)

      15. Bright, eye-catching (5)

      16. Anubis (6)

      17. Tropical wading bird (6)

      18. Door frame (4)

      19. A practical joke (4)

      20. Jagger’s daughter (4)

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 8d
    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 8d

      What is it picture quiz

      Below are 14 picture clues to things shot from unusual angles or close-up. I hope that you can see this well enough but if not you might like to copy/save it and then blow it up! How many can you guess? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow morning. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 9d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 9d

      1950s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 more films of the 1950s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 10d

      Find the 6 letter words from 'Biographical' Quiz

      How many words with 6 letters can you think of which can be made from the word BIOGRAPHICAL – this can include BOTH the singular and plural of nouns or more than one tense of a verb. No proper nouns or words that are always hyphenated or offensive words. Otherwise, provided the word can be found in an online English dictionary it will count. An extra point for getting the highest scoring scrabble word. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 10d

      Cryptic animal names quiz

      Each of the clues below is to the name of a type or species of animal. How many can you guess? No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Switzerland heads a month in France

      2. The cause of a series of ‘wars’ between Iceland and Great Britain

      3. There are hundreds of these in the human body

      4. This animal was famously tamed

      5. Crisp rat reveals a little fella

      6. Throw then shake up the rest

      7. Sounds like you may be following somebody stealthily

      8. You can find it in places where there are hippos wallowing in mud

      9. Cornish peninsular

      10. Dug on ground to find the creature

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 10d

      Riddle for the day

      What 5-letter word typed in all capital letters can be read the same upside down?

      Just post your guess.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 11d

      Famous trees in nature and fiction Quiz

      Here's one that may appeal especially to Terry 😎. Below are clues that relate to fairly well-known trees or things associated with trees. How many can you guess? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Type of tree whose leaf appears on the Canadian flag

      2. Tree which Harry Potter and Ron Weasley crash into with a car

      3. Forbidden fruit grew on this tree in the Garden of Eden

      4. In the summer of 1666, Isaac Newton reportedly saw this type of fruit fall
      from what became known as "the gravity tree"

      5. Robin Hood is said to have taken shelter inside the hollow trunk of this type of tree

      6. Race of tree-like beings in "The Lord of the Rings"

      7. In a well-known myth, a 6-year-old George Washington took a hatchet to this type of tree and later confessed, "I can’t tell a lie. I did cut it…"

      8. This tree appeared in both the title and the cover photo of a 1987 album by U2

      9. These trees grow in Madagascar and have been nicknamed the “tree of life”

      10. Tree-like being in "Guardians of the Galaxy"

      11. Popular spice made from a type of tree bark. Europeans of the Middle Ages had no idea that it came from Sri Lanka.

      12. At least 3/4 of this type of tree have been lost in Europe and the Americas since 1930 due to a "Dutch" disease

      13. Japanese word for a small tree grown to mimic the shape of a larger tree

      14. Person who gained enlightenment sitting under the Bodhi tree

      15. When Noah released a dove from the ark, it came back with a branch of this tree

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 11d

      1950s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 films of the 1950s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 12d

      Cities beginning with I quiz (Edited)

      The clues below are each to a city (in the general sense of the word) whose name begins with the letter I. How many can you guess? You have to get the answer I had in mind should there be more than one possible valid answer. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


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      1. Once known as Byzantium

      2. US City bordering Lake Michigan

      3. Capital city in Southern Asia

      4. City known as the capital of the Tyrol

      5. Town in Kent with a famous Mote owned by National Trust

      6. Seaside resort in North Devon

      7. Third most populous city in Turkey

      8. Name of Reusable Film Camera company established in 1879 as the Britannia Works Company

      9. Major port town in Lincolnshire

      10. Northern Scottish town with deep water harbour often used by round-Britain cruise ships

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 12d
    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 13d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 13d

      1850s quiz

      The answers to the clues given below all relate to events or people from the 1850s. How many can you answer correctly? Some easier but others may be difficult andrequire guesses. One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.

      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5am tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. The ruins of which famous structure, erected in 1851south of Dulwich, now lay in the London Borough of Bromley?

      2. What disease was studied by John Snow - who traced an outbreak to
      a single well in London?

      3. What political party was founded in the United States in 1854?

      4. What country was forcibly opened to foreign trade by the "black ships"
      of Commodore Perry?

      5. Who served as British Prime Minister for two separate periods?

      6. In what country did soldiers revolt after it was rumoured that gun cartridges were coated in beef or pork fat?

      7. Foucault's ??????? was built to demonstrate the rotation of the Earth

      8. What country was created by the union of Moldavia and Wallachia?

      9. In what country did tens of millions die in a war started by a cult leader
      who claimed to be the brother of Jesus?

      10. What famously rang for the first time?

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 14d

      Find the highest scoring word from EXTRACURRICULAR Quiz

      Today I’m looking for the highest scoring Scrabble word you can make from the word EXTRACURRICULAR . No proper nouns or words that are always hyphenated. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.

      No need to PM me; just post your guess(es) – one guess per post. Good luck and remember the longest word wouldn’t necessarily be the highest scoring. As a reminder, here are the Scrabble scores

      * (1 point)-A, E, I, O, U, L, N, S, T, R.
      • (2 points)-D, G.
      • (3 points)-B, C, M, P.
      • (4 points)-F, H, V, W, Y.
      • (5 points)-K.
      • (8 points)- J, X.
      • (10 points)-Q, Z.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 14d

      ID words quiz

      Each of the below is a clue to a single word which begins with ID. The word I am looking for has the number of letters shown in brackets. How many can you guess? One guess per clue and you have to get the word I was looking for. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. ​In a way that shows a strong belief in perfect standards and trying to achieve them, even when this is not realistic (14)

      2. Characteristic of a specific person (13)

      3. The worship of idols (8)

      4. Sloth (8)

      5. Extremely happy, peaceful, or picturesque (7)

      6. Exactly the same (9)

      7. Popular brand of boiler (5)

      8. Former name of major NYC airport (8)

      9. #24 hit for X-Ray Spex in 1978 (8)

      10. A system of ideas, especially one which forms the basis of economic or political theory and policy. (8)

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 14d

      2010s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 films of the 2010s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow morning. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 15d

      Poser for the day (Edited)

      Here's one I posted on another group but which no one guessed so I thought I would repost it here.

      There are just two countries in the world whose only connection to their continental mainland is by way of a road bridge. Can you guess which they are? No need to PM me just post your guesses.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 15d

      Obfuscated Famous Sayings Quiz

      Below are clues to well-known sayings which have been obfuscated. How many can you turn into normal speak? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Those who possess unusually little intellect often project themselves into situations where the winged, ethereal likenesses of men hesitate to perambulate.

      2. Scintillate, scintillate, diminutive asteroid.

      3. Freedom from incrustations of grime is contiguous to deification.

      4. It is fruitless to attempt to indoctrinate a superannuated canine with innovative manoeuvres.

      5. He who locks himself into the arms of Morpheus promptly at eventide and starts the day before it is officially announced by the rising sun, excels in physical fitness, increases in economic assets, and cerebrates with remarkable efficiency.

      6. Eschew the implement of correction and vitiate the scion.

      7. A feathered biped in a gilded cage is equivalent to double that number at large.

      8. All articles, which coruscate with resplendence, are not truly auriferous.

      9. Calculus concretions in rotary transition glean negligible bryophitic accretion.

      10. The incontinently astirring rascorial vertebrae apprehends the lytta-like verminicular invertabrae.

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      Find the highest scoring word from UZBEKISTAN Quiz

      Today I’m looking for the highest scoring Scrabble word you can make from the word UZBEKISTAN . No proper nouns or words that are always hyphenated. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.

      No need to PM me; just post your guess(es) – one guess per post. Good luck and remember the longest word wouldn’t necessarily be the highest scoring. As a reminder, here are the Scrabble scores

      * (1 point)-A, E, I, O, U, L, N, S, T, R.
      • (2 points)-D, G.
      • (3 points)-B, C, M, P.
      • (4 points)-F, H, V, W, Y.
      • (5 points)-K.
      • (8 points)- J, X.
      • (10 points)-Q, Z.

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      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 16d

      2000s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 films of the 2000s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.Oh and apologies if they come up rather small.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 16d

      Find the words from EMBARRASSMENT Quiz

      Today, I’m looking for words which have 8 letters and which can be made from the word EMBARRASSMENT – this can include BOTH the singular and. plural of nouns or more than one tense of a verb. You can make as many guesses as you like but to score points you have to name as many as you can of the 21 (in my opinion) more common 8 letter words of which I have thought. No proper nouns or words that are always hyphenated. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 17d

      Name the US State quiz

      Today you have to identify the name of the US State that you get by (1) adding another letter to the word shown and then (2) rearranging them. How many can you guess? One answer per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

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      1. Seat

      2. Name

      3. Foliar

      4. Hoi

      5. Hut

      6. Mowing

      7. Goner

      8. Chiming

      9. Mentor

      10. Nominate

      11. Lanyard

      12. Bankers

      13. Sansara

      14. Reknow

      15. Leeward

      16. Vaned

      17. Sanka

      18. Simious

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 17d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 18d

      Whaty is it picture quiz

      Below are 13 picture clues to things shot from unusual angles or close-up. I hope that you can see this well enough but if not you might like to copy/save it and then blow it up! How many can you guess? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 19d

      Cryptic animal names quiz (Edited)

      Each of the clues below is to the name of a type or species of animal. How many can you guess? No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.



      1. Stoop suddenly

      2. Sounds a bit like a strangler of Dutch/South African 17th century settlers

      3. Suffering from laryngitis

      4. Feline swimmer (there are multiple potential answers to this one - a point for each valid answer you can give)

      5. Swindle a portal

      6. Tablet vegetable

      7. The behind

      8. Popular Chevrolet model in the US late 1950s

      9. The best angler

      10. Sounds like South American capital

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 19d

      1990s movies quiz (Edited)

      Below are stills from 4 films of the 1990s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.

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    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 20d

      The oldest quiz

      Your challenge today is to identify the oldest example of what is mentioned – I have added a clue to indicate the age. One guess per question. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.

      1. Sitting U.S. president
      79 years

      2. Country with the oldest citizens
      55.4 years

      3. Country with the longest continuous monarchy -
      since at least 539 AD

      4. College in the United States
      est. 1636

      5. University in England
      est. 1096

      6. University in the world
      est. 1088

      7. Person in the Bible
      969 years old

      8. City with the oldest stock market
      est. 1602

      9. City with the oldest annual marathon
      since 1897

      10. Longest-lived mammal species (Type of mammal is all I need)
      age up to 210

      11. Oldest Golf course
      est. 1552

      12. Canadian company
      est. 1670

      13. Oldest tennis player to be ranked #1 in singles
      36 years

      14. In 1994, he became the oldest heavyweight boxing champ
      45 years

      15. The world's oldest (and deepest) lake
      25–30 million years ago

      16. Oldest person to win an Oscar for Best Director with "Million Dollar Baby"
      74 years

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 21d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 21d

      Cities beginning with H quiz

      The clues below are each to a city (in the general sense of the word) whose name begins with the letter H. How many can you guess? You have to get the answer I had in mind should there be more than one possible valid answer. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Largest city in Vietnam by population

      2. Location of home airport for Cathay Pacific

      3. Gave its name to one of the most popular fast foods

      4. Associated with having a problem

      5. Yorkshire town also in Nova Scotia

      6. Port city in Israel

      7. Australian State Capital

      8. Town signposted at Junction 4 on the M40

      9. City that is Sweden's closest point to Denmark

      10. Town just north of Epping Forest

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 21d

      Moon visibility quiz (Edited)

      Your challenge today is to list the following phases of the moon by their visibility (the amount of illumination), from the most visible (1) to the least (5). No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5am tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.

      Full moon

      Waxing Crescent

      New Moon

      Waxing Gibbous

      First Quarter

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 22d

      Songs whose titles are not in the lyrics

      Today I’m looking for the titles of songs that do not appear (in that form or at all) in the song’s lyrics. You have as clues the name of the artist, the year of release (mainly 60s and 70s) and the number of words in the title. How many can you guess? One answer per clue. Some fairly easy, others probably/definitely not 😎. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck

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      1. Queen 1976 (2)

      2. Georgie Fame 1967 (5)

      3. Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich 1968 (4)

      4. Beatles 1969 (5)

      5. Beatles 1967 (5)

      6. David Bowie 1969 (2)

      7. The Toys 1965 (3)

      8. John Denver 1974 (2)

      9. Bob Dylan 1966 (7)

      10. Cream 1969 (1)

      11. Supertramp 1979 (3)

      12. Mamas and Papas 1967 (2)

      13. Keith West 1967 (5)

      14. Roxy Music 1973 (1)

      15. The Royal Guardsmen 1967 (5)

      16. The Carpenters 1971 (1)

      17. The Andrews Sisters 1946 (3)

      18. Hot Chocolate 1975 (3)

      19. Black Sabbath 1970 (1)

      20. Bob Dylan 1965 (3)

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 23d

      Obfuscated Famous Sayings Quiz

      Below are clues to well-known sayings which have been obfuscated. How many can you turn into normal speak? One guess per clue. No use of reference material or the internet of course to ensure fair play. Good luck.


      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.


      1. Pulchritude has solely cutaneous profundity.

      2. Compounds of hydrogen and oxygen in the proportion of two to one that are without visible movement invariably tend to flow with profundity.

      3. Members of an avian species or identical plumage congregate.

      4. It is fruitless to become lachrymose over precipitately departed lacteal fluid.

      5. Where there is sufficient positive volition a successful conclusion may usually be anticipated.

      6. Cast a stroke at the propitious moment when the silver-white metallic substance is of excessive temperature.

      7. A tremendous disturbance of the atmosphere that is generally preceded by a corresponding period of absolute tranquility.

      8. A plethora of individuals with expertise in culinary techniques vitiate the potable concoction produced by steeping certain compatibles.

      9. Neophyte's serendipity.

      10. Each mass of vaporous collection suspended in the firmament has an interior decoration of metallic hue.

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 23d

      Who is this?

      Whose famous face is this distorted? No need to PM - just guess with initials and asterisks

    • James C @SuperFunGuy Leaves Green - updated 23d

      1980s movies quiz

      Below are stills from 4 films of the 1980s. Can you guess the name of the film? One guess for each image. Label your answers 1 to 4 left to right, top line first. PM me with your guesses by 5am tomorrow. No use of the internet of course to ensure a fair result. Good luck.

      REMEMBER - NO POSTS instead you PM me with your guesses any time up to 5AM tomorrow morning. If possible, please wait until you've completed all the guesses you want to make to avoid too many PMs and to make my job easier. So no hurry and it doesn't matter when you submit the answers because I'll be judging them solely on who has the most correct - and in the event of two or more being level it will be a tie. I hope this is clear and good luck. Tomorrow I’ll post the names of the top entries.

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