Archive for February 20th, 2014

Mind You Master Your Subjects

The BBC is looking for contestants for the next series of the TV quiz Mastermind. You can apply here.

Contestants on Mastermind must not only know about at least two specialist subjects, they must also have a good general knowledge. Test yourself on our sample quizzes page, where Mike McKenna has just supplied the questions used on Wednesday 12th.

Never under-estimate the psychological advantage you will have from mentioning your DPQL membership in the green room before recording. Why, the trembling would register on the seismometers at the BGS at Keyworth!

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