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LATEST RESULT: World Final
1st: Churchill Road Elementary School (USA)
2nd: Palmerston North Normal Intermediate School (New Zealand)
3rd: St John's College (South Africa)

Wednesday 30th October, 11am

Glasgow High School, 637 Crow Rd, Glasgow G13 1PL

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Practice Questions

2018 Questions and Answers

  1. What was Hermione Granger's middle name? Jean
  2. What name was given to the small cylindrical creatures with either one or two eyes? Minions
  3. In Bill Martin's picture book Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?, what coloured bird was the first animal seen by Brown Bear? Red
  4. Who was the man who looked after lots of penguins in his home? Mr Popper
  5. What animal swore that one day he would kill Mowgli? Shere Khan
  6. The very first Roald Dahl book illustrated by Quentin Blake in 1978 was about a crocodile. What was it called? The Enormous Crocodile
  7. When Magnus Chase visited his own dead body what weapon was he looking for? A sword [accept The Sword of Summer]
  8. Who was the boy who raged against getting sent to bed early that he then fantasised his bedroom changing into a forest? Max
  9. What animal confronted the Gruffalo? Mouse
  10. Which one of the Seven Dwarves is the only one whose name is not an adjective? Doc
  11. What is Marvel character Dr Strange's first name? Stephen
  12. Who vaporised his maths teacher while on a field trip at the Metropolitan Museum of Art? Percy Jackson
  13. When a person uses words to produce a meaning that is opposite to the literal meaning such as, if they'd said to a plain-looking person, "you're looking very attractive", it is called what? Irony or Sarcasm
  14. What stuffing was used inside the little boy's beloved Velveteen Rabbit? Sawdust
  15. According to Isaiah in the book Word of Mouse what (4-letter word) is the worst sound a mouse can ever hear? Snap
  16. Which Greek god is the supreme ruler? Zeus
  17. What name is given to the place where literary works are kept? Library
  18. Who sometimes called her best friend Seaweed Brain? Annabeth
  19. Who was the charming pig from The Muppets? Miss Piggy
  20. What comic character is known as The Blue Blur?Sonic the Hedgehog

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