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Interhouse Quiz 2016

After 4 weeks of competitive and enthusiastic quizzing, Hales House were crowned as the winners of this year’s Interhouse Quiz having beaten Stanhope House by just 2 points in the Final. Cromer were third and Morrison fourth. 
After 4 weeks of competitive and enthusiastic quizzing, Hales House were crowned as the winners of this year’s Interhouse Quiz having beaten Stanhope House by just 2 points in the Final. Cromer were third and Morrison fourth. 
 
Questions covered a range of subjects and here are a few to test you!
  • What kind of animal is a St Bernard? 
  • Which Biblical character built an Ark? 
  • What does  the word agriculture mean? 
  • What do lactose-intolerant people have to avoid? 
  • Who painted the Mona Lisa? 
  • What name connects a Greek poet and a character in The Simpson’s? 
  • What is measure in decibels?
  • What is a monsoon?
  • Who is the Queen’s husband?
  • What is the Aorta?
  • How many grams are in 5 kilograms? 
Well done to all the participants who played with great commitment and spirit, and exhibited a wide range of general knowledge. A thank you goes to Mrs Evans and Mr Seppala who organised the competition.
 
Teams:
Hales:                    Ellie Sargeant, Emilie Weller, Jake Aldridge, Nathan Ottaway, and Bora Polatoglu with reserves Ramone Gayle, Sarvesh Karthikeyen and Emily Cale
Stanhope:           Reece Plumb, James Harvey, Alicia Adams and Yagmur Karaoglan with reserves Honey Borthwick-Hunter, Amelia Clark, Emilie Pearson and  Joseph Williams
Cromer:               Finn Byrne, Bill Kilby Henry Hurley, William Fotheringham-Bray with reserves Taylor Gibbons, M-J Harrison, Connie Hurley and Lois Wood
Morrison:            Kati-Jane Phillips, Claudia Bennett, Tiegan Sargent, Freddie Hyatt and reserves Amelia Whitehaed, Rayelle Ennells Smith, Ben Phillips and Adam Silveston