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“Tenable” questions, 27 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 37]

A new series of ITV quiz show “Tenable” began on Monday 15 February. Here are the questions and answers for Tuesday 27 April, Series 5 Episode 37 (S5Ep37). Sally Lindsay continues to stand in for the show’s usual presenter Warwick Davis. [Repeated on Tuesday 14 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 36 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)
Friday 16 April 2021 (S5Ep30)

Monday 19 April 2021 (S5Ep31)
Tuesday 20 April 2021 (S5Ep32)
Wednesday 21 April 2021 (S5Ep33)
Thursday 22 April 2021 (S5Ep34)
Friday 23 April 2021 (S5Ep35)

Monday 26 April 2021 (S5Ep36)

The Questions

Tuesday 27 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 37] [Repeated on Tuesday 14 September 2021]

[S5Ep37] Team name: The Pacemakers

Round 1: The 10 UK National Parks north of the Brecon Beacons [National Parks that are all or partly located north of the northernmost point in the Brecon Beacons, which is identified as Hay-on-Wye.]

Round 2: Top 10 characters and actors in ‘The Office’ [The UK version of the show, first broadcast in 2001; this list contains the first five characters credited on IMDb and the names of the five actors who played them; as of February 2020; first names of characters are acceptable answers.]

Round 3: 10 people whose last name is Johnson [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 clues relating to someone commonly known by the last name Johnson; we are looking for the usual used first names of each person.”]

The clues: Home Secretary from 2009 / Stripped of 100m Olympic gold (‘88) / Anastasia in ‘50 Shades of Grey’ film / ‘Sonny Crockett’ in TV series ‘Miami Vice’ / Actor and wrestler known as ‘The Rock’ / Frankie Goes to Hollywood singer / 36th president of the US / Captained 2003 England Rugby World Cup winners / Journalist, sister of PM Boris / Wrote ‘A Dictionary of the English Language’ (1755)

Round 4: The first 10 Premier League Golden Boot winners [The first 10 different winners, from the first Premier League season in 1992-93; in some years there were multiple tied winners, and in these cases each player will count as an acceptable answer.]

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 US states with abbreviations that are chemical symbols [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show the names of 10 chemical elements; the two-letter chemical symbol of each of these elements is the same as the two-letter abbreviation of a US state, designated by the US Postal Service; we are looking for the full name of the US state that corresponds to each chemical element on the Tower.”]

The clues: Aluminium / Argon / Cobalt / Flerovium / Gallium / Lanthanum / Mendelevium / Neon / Neodymium / Scandium

Final Round: James Bond Films: The first 10 James Bond film titles to contain two or more ‘O’s [Relates to a chronological list of Bond films based on when they were first released in cinemas, the first 10 that include the letter ‘O’ two or more times in the title; these are the official EON James Bond feature films.]

How the team fared 

Tuesday 27 April 2021, S5Ep37, The Pacemakers

All 5 members of The Pacemakers made it to the final round and won 24.5k by naming the first 10 James Bond film titles to contain two or more ‘O’s.

Questions and Answers

Tuesday 27 April 2021 [Series 5 Episode 37] [Repeated on Tuesday 14 September 2021]

[S5Ep37] Team name: The Pacemakers

Round 1: The 10 UK National Parks north of the Brecon Beacons [National Parks that are all or partly located north of the northernmost point in the Brecon Beacons, which is identified as Hay-on-Wye.]

Pembrokeshire Coast / Snowdonia / The Broads / Peak District / Yorkshire Dales / North York Moors / Lake District / Northumberland / Loch Lomond and the Trossachs / Cairngorms

Round 2: Top 10 characters and actors in ‘The Office’ [The UK version of the show, first broadcast in 2001; this list contains the first five characters credited on IMDb and the names of the five actors who played them; as of February 2020; first names of characters are acceptable answers.]

David Brent / Ricky Gervais / Tim Canterbury / Martin Freeman / Gareth Keenan / Mackenzie Crook / Dawn Tinsley / Lucy Davis / Keith / Ewen MacIntosh

Round 3: 10 people whose last name is Johnson [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show 10 clues relating to someone commonly known by the last name Johnson; we are looking for the usual used first names of each person.”]

The clues: Home Secretary from 2009 / Stripped of 100m Olympic gold (‘88) / Anastasia in ‘50 Shades of Grey’ film / ‘Sonny Crockett’ in TV series ‘Miami Vice’ / Actor and wrestler known as ‘The Rock’ / Frankie Goes to Hollywood singer / 36th president of the US / Captained 2003 England Rugby World Cup winners / Journalist, sister of PM Boris / Wrote ‘A Dictionary of the English Language’ (1755)

The answers: Alan / Ben / Dakota / Don / Dwayne / Holly / Lyndon / Martin / Rachel / Samuel

Round 4: The first 10 Premier League Golden Boot winners [The first 10 different winners, from the first Premier League season in 1992-93; in some years there were multiple tied winners, and in these cases each player will count as an acceptable answer.]

Teddy Sheringham / Andrew Cole / Alan Shearer / Dion Dublin / Michael Owen / Chris Sutton / Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink / Dwight Yorke / Kevin Phillips / Thierry Henry

Round 5 (The Captain’s Round): 10 US states with abbreviations that are chemical symbols [“The ‘Tenable’ Tower will show the names of 10 chemical elements; the two-letter chemical symbol of each of these elements is the same as the two-letter abbreviation of a US state, designated by the US Postal Service; we are looking for the full name of the US state that corresponds to each chemical element on the Tower.”]

The clues: Aluminium / Argon / Cobalt / Flerovium / Gallium / Lanthanum / Mendelevium / Neon / Neodymium / Scandium

The answers: Alabama / Arkansas / Colorado / Florida / Georgia / Louisiana / Maryland / Nebraska / North Dakota / South Carolina

Final Round: James Bond Films: The first 10 James Bond film titles to contain two or more ‘O’s [Relates to a chronological list of Bond films based on when they were first released in cinemas, the first 10 that include the letter ‘O’ two or more times in the title; these are the official EON James Bond feature films.]

From Russia with Love / You Only Live Twice / Diamonds Are Forever / The Spy Who Loved Me / For Your Eyes Only / Moonraker / Octopussy / The World is Not Enough / Tomorrow Never Dies / Casino Royale

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