Pub quiz questions

  1. Where in the human body would you find the "labyrinth?"
    In the ear
    It has two parts:, the cochlea, dedicated to hearing and the vestibular system, dedicated to balance

  2. What colour are the bracts of a poinsettia?
    Red

  3. What colour are the front teeth of the North American Beaver?
    Orange/brown

  4. Identify the following animal: "They puff out their hair like a cat, raise one front foot and then hop menacingly from side to side, roaring with all the fury of a clogged drain."
    Anteater
    QI(5) Biology(9) Nature(9)
    1x01. Part of the elaborate play sequences of young giant anteaters, which is known as "bluff charging".

  5. Which American creature is renowned for it's foul-smelling defence mechanism?
    Skunk

  6. What branch of alternative medicine tries to treat like with like?
    Homeopathy

  7. What is the anatomical name for the lower jawbone?
    Mandible

  8. Which sport is most likely to cause pudental nerve entrapment?
    Cycling
    aka Alcock canal syndrome or colloqually as 'cyclist syndrome' - trapped nerves in the pelvis usu. between the legs

  9. How many true legs does a caterpillar have?
    Six
    On its thorax (it is an insect)

  10. Which scientific word translated means 'disease producer'?
    Pathogen