Tenable · Trivia

“Tenable” questions, 16 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 30]

A new series of ITV quiz show “Tenable” began on Monday 15 February. Here are the questions and answers for Friday 16 April, Series 5 Episode 30 (S5Ep30). This was the fifth episode hosted by Sally Lindsay, standing in for the show’s usual presenter Warwick Davis. [Repeated on Friday 3 September 2021.]

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 29 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)
Wednesday 14 April 2021 (S5Ep28)
Thursday 15 April 2021 (S5Ep29)

The Questions

Friday 16 April 2021 [Repeated on Friday 3 September 2021]

[S5Ep30] Team name: The Stead Ringers

Round 1: The 10 Thomases, Taylors and Hopes in ‘Emmerdale’ [The first names of the 10 characters with the surname Thomas, Taylor or Hope in the TV soap opera ‘Emmerdale’, according to the names listed under the heading “Characters” on the official ‘Emmerdale’ web page as of September 2020.]

Round 2: The 10 favourite artists of all time [Based on a 2019 poll conducted by YouGov on behalf of Homes and Antiques Magazine.]

Round 3: 10 cocktails by ingredients [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show the ingredients used to make 10 cocktails; we are looking for the names of the 10 corresponding cocktails; this is according to the website of the International Bartenders Association, as of October 2020; we are only listing the main ingredients.”]

The ingredients: Prosecco, peach puree / Crème de cacao, crème de menthe, cream / Rye whisky, red vermouth, Angostura bitters / Tequila, triple sec, lime / Vodka, ginger beer, lime juice / Gin, Campari, vermouth / Bourbon, sugar, Angostura’s bitters, water / White rum, coconut cream, pineapple juice / Vodka, cranberry juice, grapefruit juice / Cognac, triple sec, lemon juice

Round 4: The 10 capital cities closest to Paris [Measured as the crow flies, and as of February 2020; Monaco is not included as a ‘Tenable’ answer.]

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 title-character children by author [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show you the names of 10 authors alongside the publication date of a novel or a book of short stories with a child’s character name in the title; we’re looking for the 10 names of the corresponding title characters.”]

The clues: Sue Townsend (1982) / Lewis Carroll (1863) / LM Montgomery (1908) / Eoin Colfer (2001) / JK Rowling (1997) / Johanna Spyri (c 1880) / Vladimir Nabokov (1955) / Astrid Lindgren (1945) / Thomas Hughes (1857)/ Richmal Crompton (1922)

Final Round: Oscar-winning songs: The first 10 words of four or more letters in ‘When You Wish Upon A Star’ [As featured in the 1940 film ‘Pinocchio’ and won an Oscar for Best Song; words in the title are not acceptable answers.]

How the team fared

Friday 16 April 2021, S5Ep30, The Stead Ringers

3 members of The Stead Ringers made it to the final round playing for 15k and named 9 of the first 10 words of four or more letters in ‘When You Wish Upon A Star’. The remaining answer: Request.

Questions and Answers

Friday 16 April 2021 [Repeated on Friday 3 September 2021]

[S5Ep30] Team name: The Stead Ringers

Round 1: The 10 Thomases, Taylors and Hopes in ‘Emmerdale’ [The first names of the 10 characters with the surname Thomas, Taylor or Hope in the TV soap opera ‘Emmerdale’, according to the names listed under the heading “Characters” on the official ‘Emmerdale’ web page as of September 2020.]

Arthur Thomas / Bob Hope / Cathy Hope / Dawn Taylor / Dotty Thomas / Gabby Thomas / Heath Hope / Laurel Thomas / Lucas Taylor / Will Taylor

Round 2: The 10 favourite artists of all time [Based on a 2019 poll conducted by YouGov on behalf of Homes and Antiques Magazine.]

Banksy / Claude Monet / Vincent van Gogh / John Constable / Leonardo da Vinci / JMW Turner / Pablo Picasso / Salvador Dali / LS Lowry/ Michelangelo

Round 3: 10 cocktails by ingredients [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show the ingredients used to make 10 cocktails; we are looking for the names of the 10 corresponding cocktails; this is according to the website of the International Bartenders Association, as of October 2020; we are only listing the main ingredients.”]

The ingredients: Prosecco, peach puree / Crème de cacao, crème de menthe, cream / Rye whisky, red vermouth, Angostura bitters / Tequila, triple sec, lime / Vodka, ginger beer, lime juice / Gin, Campari, vermouth / Bourbon, sugar, Angostura’s bitters, water / White rum, coconut cream, pineapple juice / Vodka, cranberry juice, grapefruit juice / Cognac, triple sec, lemon juice

The cocktails: Bellini / Grasshopper / Manhattan / Margarita / Moscow mule / Negroni / Old fashioned / Pina colada / Sea breeze / Sidecar

Round 4: The 10 capital cities closest to Paris [Measured as the crow flies, and as of February 2020; Monaco is not included as a ‘Tenable’ answer.]

Brussels / Luxembourg / London / Amsterdam / Bern / Vaduz / Andorra la Vella / Dublin / Berlin / Prague

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 title character children by author [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show you the names of 10 authors alongside the publication date of a novel or a book of short stories with a child’s character name in the title; we’re looking for the 10 names of the corresponding title characters.”]

The clues: Sue Townsend (1982) / Lewis Carroll (1863) / LM Montgomery (1908) / Eoin Colfer (2001) / JK Rowling (1997) / Johanna Spyri (c 1880) / Vladimir Nabokov (1955) / Astrid Lindgren (1945) / Thomas Hughes (1857)/ Richmal Crompton (1922)

The characters: Adrian Mole / Alice / Anne / Artemis Fowl / Harry Potter / Heidi / Lolita / Pippi Longstocking / Tom Brown / William

Final Round: Oscar-winning songs: The first 10 words of four or more letters in ‘When You Wish Upon A Star’ [As featured in the 1940 film ‘Pinocchio’ and won an Oscar for Best Song; words in the title are not acceptable answers.]

Makes / Difference / Anything / Your / Heart / Desires / Will / Come / Dream / Request

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