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And now: Geek Quiz 2: The Geek Quiz Strikes Back

1. What is Supermans’ birth name?
2. How old (to the nearest 100 years) is Yoda when he dies in ‘Return Of The Jedi”?
3. From which TV show do these catchphrases originate?
a. Live long and prosper (1/4 point) b. Exterminate (1/4 point) c. Don’t Panic (1/4 point) d. Don’t make me angry/ You wouldn’t like me when I’m angry. (1/4 point)
4. Which comic featured Stan Lees’ first published story when he first joined Timely (now Marvel) comics?
5. What illness does Discworld writer Terry Pratchett suffer from?
6. What year did the Cybermen first appear in Doctor Who?
7. Name the 5 original members of the Justice League
8. What is Captain Kirk’s middle name?
9. What is the name of the group of protagonists in the Dragonlance Chronicles trilogy?
10. How did Ford Prefect, from A Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy, get his name?
11. Who was the Supreme Chancellor before Palpatine in The Phantom Menace?
12. Name the ruling political party in V For Vendetta
13. How many Star Trek movies have there been? (Not including the not yet released Star Trek Into Darkness)
14. What race is Gollum/ Smeagol?
15. What is the name of the war during which the Wheel Of Time prequel novel New Spring is set?
16. What was Luke Skywalkers original name in the original draft for Star wars?
17. What is the species name of the Silurians from Doctor Who?
18. Name 9 out of the 13 villains who have appeared in a Batman live action film from the 1960’s to 2012 (+ a bonus point for anyone who can name all 13).
19. In which Discworld novel does Death give up his job to become a farm hand?
20. Who was the last king of Gondor, before Aragorn took the throne in the Return of the King?


1. Kal-El
2. 900
3. a. Star Trek, b. Doctor Who, c. A Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy, d. The Hulk
4. Captain America
5. Alzheimer’s
6. 1966
7. Flash, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter, Aquaman
8. Tiberius
9. Heroes of the Lance
10. He got it from a car (that nearly ran him over according to the film)
11. Finis Valorum (Chancellor Valorum)
12. Norsefire
13. 11
14. Stoor/ River-Folk
15. The Aiel War
16. Annikkin Starkiller
17. Homo Reptilia
18. Any of- Joker, Penguin, Riddler, Catwoman, Two-Face, Mr. Freeze, Poison Ivy, Bane, Scarecrow, Ra’s Al Ghul, Carmine Falcone, Sal Maroni, Talia Al Ghul
19. Reaper Man
20. Earnur