Snowball Round 2

This is the second Snowball Round I wrote for a quiz, this time I decided not to have a theme for the quiz and just went for a bunch of random questions. As it happens, this Snowball Round was actually won by someone who had visited Hawaii and knew the last question, so see how you compare.

Don’t forget that as it is played at the end of the night we need need a little helping hand, so the first question is always D and the second questions is almost always D. Good luck!


Question 1: When Arnold Schwarzenegger turned 18 he joined the Austrian Army to serve his national service but what did he do during his national service?
  1. Air Traffic Controller
  2. Bricklayer
  3. Chef
  4. Went AWOL

Answer: D, He went AWOL (to attend Junior Mr Europe Contest) – and got 1 week in prison for his efforts.

Question 2: What was the longest Roman Road in the UK?
  1. Dere Street
  2. Watling Street
  3. Ermine Street
  4. Fosse Way

Answer: D, Fosse Way from Exeter to Lincoln was the longest.

Question 3: How many bridges span the width of the River Amazon in Brazil and Bolivia?
  1. 0
  2. 89
  3. 354
  4. 1121

Answer: A, 0                        

Question 4: In the financial year 2018-2019 drug seizures at UK borders hit a record high, how many kilos of cocaine were seized in the year?
  1. 3,338 kg
  2. 6,307 kg
  3. 9,645 kg
  4. 12,189 kg

Answer: C, 9,645 kg                        

Question 5: Walt Disney measured how many paces it took him to eat a hot dog to see how far apart bins should be in Disneyland, how many paces apart are the bins?
  1. 21
  2. 23
  3. 25
  4. 27

Answer: C, 25                        

Question 6: What is the largest number of alcoholic drinks you are permitted to have in front of you in Hawaii?
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 0

Answer: A, 1                        

The only source I listed for this quiz is for question 4.

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