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“Tenable” questions, 14 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 28]

A new series of ITV quiz show “Tenable” began on Monday 15 February. Here are the questions and answers for Wednesday 14 April, Series 5 Episode 28 (S5Ep28). This was the third episode hosted by Sally Lindsay, standing in for the show’s usual presenter Warwick Davis.

For previous series I have included at least a week’s worth of questions and answers in each post, as in this piece from last year. For this series I plan to post one piece for each episode containing the following: the questions, how the team fared and the answers.

Here are links to the 27 previous episodes in the current series:

Monday 15 February 2021 (S5Ep1)
Tuesday 16 February 2021 (S5Ep2)
Wednesday 17 February 2021 (S5Ep3)
Thursday 18 February 2021 (S5Ep4)
Friday 19 February 2021 (S5Ep5)

Monday 22 February 2021 (S5Ep6)
Tuesday 23 February 2021 (S5Ep7)
Wednesday 24 February 2021 (S5Ep8)
Thursday 25 February 2021 (S5Ep9)
Friday 26 February 2021 (S5Ep10)

Monday 1 March 2021 (S5Ep11)
Tuesday 2 March 2021 (S5Ep12)
Wednesday 3 March 2021 (S5Ep13)
Thursday 4 March 2021 (S5Ep14)
Friday 5 March 2021 (S5Ep15)

Monday 8 March 2021 (S5Ep16)
Tuesday 9 March 2021 (S5Ep17)
Wednesday 10 March 2021 (S5Ep18)
Thursday 11 March 2021 (S5Ep19)
Friday 12 March 2021 (S5Ep20)

Monday 22 March 2021 (S5Ep21)
Tuesday 23 March 2021 (S5Ep22)
Wednesday 24 March 2021 (S5Ep23)
Thursday 25 March 2021 (S5Ep24)
Friday 26 March 2021 (S5Ep25)

Monday 12 April 2021 (S5Ep26)
Tuesday 13 April 2021 (S5Ep27)

The Questions

Wednesday 14 April 2021 [Repeated on Tuesday 31 August 2021]

[S5Ep28] Team name: The Part-Time Rock Stars

Round 1: The last 10 four-letter words made from the word ‘Winter’ [The last 10 four-letter words alphabetically that can be formed from the letters in the word ‘winter’, using each letter only once in each of the 10 words; the words are in Chambers 21st Century Dictionary on Chambers.co.uk; the acceptable answers all have their own entry; does not include hyphenated words, words with apostrophes, abbreviations acronyms or any word that the dictionary spells with an initial capital letter; as of 13 October 2020.]

Round 2: Top 10 Italian Serie A football teams at the end of the 2019/20 season

Round 3: 10 medical terms for bones in the human body [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 common terms for different bones in the human body; we are looking for the 10 corresponding medical terms.”]

The clues: Collarbone / Tailbone / Thigh bone / Calf bone / Hammer / Lower jaw / Kneecap / Shoulder blade / Breastbone / Shin bone

Round 4: The last 10 celebrities to appear in the title of an episode of ’Extras’ [The names of celebrities used as the titles of the last 10 episodes of the Ricky Gervais sitcom, in the titles shown on IMDb.]

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 people with double-barrelled names [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 descriptions of famous people, all of whom have double-barrelled surnames; we’re looking for the 10 people that correspond to each description.”]

The clues: British PM 1963-1964 / Former Arsenal midfielder, joined Liverpool 2017 / Velma Kelly in ‘Chicago’ (2002) / Won third Best Actor Oscar for ‘Lincoln’ / Became Leader of the House of Commons in July 2019 / Starred as Elaine in 1990s sitcom ‘Seinfeld’/ Broke women’s heptathlon British record in 2019 / Flamboyant-styled designer from ‘Changing Rooms’ / Sandy in film musical ‘Grease’ (1978) / 11-time Paralympic wheelchair racing gold medallist

Final Round: The Beatles: The first 10 Number 1 singles by The Beatles alphabetically [According to the Official Chart Company; both sides of double A side releases count as separate answers.]

How the team fared

Wednesday 14 April 2021, S5Ep28, The Part-Time Rock Stars

All 5 of The Part-Time Rock Stars made it to the final, playing for 13.5k, and named 4 of the first 10 Number 1 singles by The Beatles alphabetically. The remaining answers: All You Need is Love, Can’t Buy Me Love, Day Tripper, Eleanor Rigby, From Me to You, Hello Goodbye

Questions and Answers

Wednesday 14 April 2021 [Repeated on Tuesday 31 August 2021]

[S5Ep28] Team name: The Part-Time Rock Stars

Round 1: The last 10 four-letter words made from the word ‘Winter’ [The last 10 four-letter words alphabetically that can be formed from the letters in the word ‘winter’, using each letter only once in each of the 10 words; the words are in Chambers 21st Century Dictionary on Chambers.co.uk; the acceptable answers all have their own entry; does not include hyphenated words, words with apostrophes, abbreviations acronyms or any word that the dictionary spells with an initial capital letter; as of 13 October 2020.]

Tern / Tier / Tine / Tire / Twin / Weir / Wine / Wire / Wren/ Writ

[I guess “Went”, a common English word, doesn’t have its own entry on Chambers.co.uk] 

Round 2: Top 10 Italian Serie A football teams at the end of the 2019/20 season

Juventus / Inter Milan / Atalanta / Lazio / Roma / AC Milan / Napoli / Sassuolo / Hellas Verona / Fiorentina

Round 3: 10 medical terms for bones in the human body [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 common terms for different bones in the human body; we are looking for the 10 corresponding medical terms.”]

The clues: Collarbone / Tailbone / Thigh bone / Calf bone / Hammer / Lower jaw / Kneecap / Shoulder blade / Breastbone / Shin bone

The answers: Clavicle / Coccyx / Femur / Fibula / Malleus / Mandible / Patella / Scapula / Sternum / Tibia

Round 4: The last 10 celebrities to appear in the title of an episode of ’Extras’ [The names of celebrities used by IMDb as the titles of the last 10 episodes of the Ricky Gervais sitcom.]

Jonathan Ross / Ian McKellen / Chris Martin / Daniel Radcliffe / David Bowie / Orlando Bloom / Patrick Stewart / Samuel L Jackson / Les Dennis / Kate Winslet

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 people with double-barrelled names [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 descriptions of famous people, all of whom have double-barrelled surnames; we’re looking for the 10 people that correspond to each description.”]

The clues: British PM 1963-1964 / Former Arsenal midfielder, joined Liverpool 2017 / Velma Kelly in ‘Chicago’ (2002) / Won third Best Actor Oscar for ‘Lincoln’ / Became Leader of the House of Commons in July 2019 / Starred as Elaine in 1990s sitcom ‘Seinfeld’/ Broke women’s heptathlon British record in 2019 / Flamboyant-styled designer from ‘Changing Rooms’ / Sandy in film musical ‘Grease’ (1978) / 11-time Paralympic wheelchair racing gold medallist

The answers: Alec Douglas-Home / Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain / Catherine Zeta-Jones / Daniel Day-Lewis / Jacob Rees-Mogg / Julia Louis-Dreyfus / Katarina Johnson-Thompson/ Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen / Olivia Newton-John / Tanni Grey-Thompson

Final Round: The Beatles: The first 10 Number 1 singles by The Beatles alphabetically [According to the Official Chart Company; both sides of double A side releases count as separate answers.]

A Hard Day’s Night / All You Need is Love / Can’t Buy Me Love / Day Tripper / Eleanor Rigby / From Me to You / Get Back / Hello, Goodbye / Help! / Hey Jude

One thought on ““Tenable” questions, 14 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 28]

  1. I got somewhat annoyed by the lack of ‘went’, that’s why I’ve actually ended up here, but I’ve since realised, through visiting chambers.co.uk, it doesn’t have it’s own entry. It comes under ‘go’ as the past tense.

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