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A quiz about me – the very idea!

First it was Norman Darlington, then it was Kim Johnson, and now it’s me! This is the amazingly self-centered activity of writing a quiz about oneself, and wondering if anyone is remotely interested in knowing any of the answers! You won’t know them all, but you might like to make guesses and see if you’re right, based on what I might have let slip in my various Virily posts.

  • Question of

    I use the name Indexer here, but what is my actual name?

    • William Shakespeare
    • Charles Dickens
    • William Wordsworth
    • John Welford
  • Question of

    I was adopted when very young, so have a guess as to what my birth name was

    • Montmorency Smallweed
    • Ebenezer Muckspreader
    • Derek Clayton
    • Moon Unit Venusburg
  • Question of

    What was my country of birth?

    • England
    • Scotland
    • Wales
    • Ireland
  • Question of

    Which subject did I NOT study at A-level?

    • English
    • Latin
    • Geography
    • History
  • Question of

    Which of these was NOT one of my Year One subjects at university?

    • History
    • English
    • Philosophy
    • Greek and Roman Civilization
  • Question of

    I am professionally qualified as what?

    • A teacher
    • A social worker
    • A librarian
    • An accountant
  • Question of

    The first time I ever earned money from writing, it was from freelance work for which publication?

    • The Library Journal
    • The Leicester Mercury
    • The Daily Mail
    • The Beano
  • Question of

    How many posts have I contributed so far to Virily?

    • Fewer than 100
    • 100 to 150
    • 150 to 200
    • More than 200
  • Question of

    In which English county did I grow up and go to school?

    • Wiltshire
    • Kent
    • Dorset
    • Somerset
  • Question of

    In which English county have I lived since 1989?

    • Leicestershire
    • Lincolnshire
    • Norfolk
    • Suffolk
  • Question of

    I have my name on the title page of a hardback book devoted to Charles Dickens. What type of book is it?

    • A critical guide to the novels
    • A guidebook to places associated with Dickens
    • An index
    • A book of quizzes with a Dickens connection
  • Question of

    What am I?

    • Right-handed
    • Left-handed
    • Ambidextrous


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