Scavenger Hunt List 2012

 

Section Number Item Points Available
Jubilee A1 Union Flag

1

A2 Union Jack

2

A3 Kate Middleton look-alike

3

A4 A crown

1

A5 Jubilee themed food

1

A6 Red, White and Blue bunting

1

A7 A corgi

4

A8 Your version of the Queen’s speech

2

A9 If I were the King/Queen I would ……………..

5

A10 Sing a song that was performed at the Jubilee concert

2

A11 Dress up as the Queen

2

A12 A flotilla

6

A13 Imitation of Prince Phillip

3

A14 Buckingham Palace

4

A15 A royal wave

1

A16 Sing all verses of ‘God save the Queen’

2

A17 The Jubilee line (London Underground)

3

A18 A diamond jubilee souvenir

1

A19 Prince William look alike

3

A20 Something iconically British

1

A21 Something recommended by HRH

1

A22 A polo stick

2

A23 A Barbour coat

2

A24 A street tea party

2

A25 An interesting royal fact

1

A26 A patriotic hat

1

A27 A  busby

3

A28  Favouite royal quote (from any living member of the royal family)

1

A29 Your version of a new national anthem

4

A30 A diamond

1

Britain’s Got Talent B1 Saucepan on head

1

B2 Golden man

3

B3 Simon Cowell

15

B4 Truley Medley Deeply

7

B5 Dancing dog

5

B6 “Geisha”

2

B7 Posh girl with swagger

2

B8 Sea men

3

B9 cup stacking

2

B10 shadow puppets

1

B11 Your talent

5

Current Affairs C1 A phonetap

3

C2 The Orbit

4

C3 ambient temperature pasty

1

C4 olympic torch

2

C5 olympic mascot

1

C6 plan for olympic opening ceremony

3

C7 Greek Euro

2

C8 Explain the eurocrisis in <30secs

3

Alcohol D1 Most inventive cocktail

4

D2 Gold slagger

1

D3 Cheapest alcohol per unit

3

D4 Strongest alcohol

2

D5 Skittles vodka

4

D6 Brewed in cambridge

2

D7 Finest single malt

5

D8 Unique flavour

4

D9 Student friendly

2

D10 Prison wine

4

D11 Bacon vodka

6

D12 Agwa de Bolivia

5

D13 Kvass

4

D14 Advocaat

1

D15 Cynar

3

D16 Glow in the dark punch

2

Holiday E1 Sunglasses

1

E2 Glittery Suncream

2

E3 Short Hotpants

2

E4 Highest SPF Suncreen

2

E5 Ski Boots

2

E6 Swim Googles

1

E7 Ski Googles

1

E8 Bikini

1

E9 Flip Flops

1

E10 Hawaian Shirt

2

E11 Hula Skirt

3

E12 Snorkal

2

E13 Sand

1

E14 Bucket and Spade

2

E15 Snow Globe

3

E16 Tent

2

E17 Waterproofs

1

E18 Wellies (bonus for patterns)

1

E19 Torch

1

E20 Festival Shirt

2

E21 Festival Wristband

1

E22 BBQ meat (bonus points if edible)

2

E23 Sunhat

1

E24 Beach Ball

1

E25 Umbrella Hat

3

E26 Skis

2

E27 Snow

4

E28 Surfboard

4

E29 Fishing Rod

2

E30 Palm Tree

4

E31 Airplane

4

E32 Ferry

5

E33 Dingy

2

E34 Shark

2

E35 Souvenirs (max 5) 1 point each
E36 Old Postcard

4

E37 Weird Postcard

4

Alternative Olympics (Challenge another Team) F1 Rock-Paper-Scissors

4

(Losers get half points) F2 Pooh-Sticks

4

F3 Welly Wanging

4

F4 Gurning

6

F5 Wheelbarrow Race

5

F6 Egg Catching

5

F7 Tiddy Winks

4

F8 Jenga

4

F9 Conkers

6

F10 Frisbee

4

F11 Quidditch

6

F12 Bike polo

7

F13 Cheese rolling (good luck finding a hill)

8

F14 Bridging (from punts)

8

F15 Running of the bulls

7

King’s Parade G1 Video of a team member photobombing a tourist

4

G2 Video of a team member hugging a tourist

3

G3 Video of a team member dancing a jig

1

G4 Free fudge from the Fudge Kitchen

1

G5 Photograph of team with some Japanese Tourists

1

G6 Punting Sign

3

G7 Walk on Kings Grass

5

G8 Take a picture with a King’s Porter (Bonus if in conjunction with above)

3

Newnham Legends H1 A lesbian pillowfight

4

H2 The Puma from the garden

5

H3 Someone who has had their girlfriend stolen by the lesbians of Newnham

5

H4 Emma Thompson

15

H5 Nun

2

H6 Someone who was pooled

1

H7 Someone who was not pooled

1

H8 Mary Beard

6

H9 A Room of One’s Own

2

H10 Ride a motorbike down Newnham Corridor

15

H11 A ‘this boy is not a rapist’ note

1

H12 Miriam Margolyes

10

H13 DNA

1

Musical Instruments (Points for playing to high quality) I1 Harp

6

I2 Bassoon

3

I3 Clarinet

2

I4 Didgeridoo

4

I5 Nose Flute

2

I6 Piccalo

2

I7 Mandolin

2

I8 Saxophone

2

I9 Triangle

1

I10 Conch

4

I11 Ukulele

1

I12 Harmonica

1

I13 Zither

3

I14 Lute

3

I15 Koto

4

I16 One string fiddle

2

I17 Theremin

4

I18 Grand Piano

6

I19 Fender Stratocaster

3

I20 Gibson Les Paul

3

Stereotypes (bring us a stereotype of the country) J1 Ireland

3

(bonus points for lack for racism) J2 England

3

J3 Wales

3

J4 Scotland

3

J5 France

3

J6 Germany

3

J7 Spain

3

J8 Italy

3

J9 Russia

3

J10 America

3

J11 Canada

3

J12 India

3

J13 South Africa

3

J14 Austraila

3

J15 Greece

3

J16 China

3

J17 Japan

3

J18 Canada

3

 Accents K1 French

2

K2 Spanish

2

K3 Italian

2

K4 Northern Irish

2

K5 Geordie

2

K6 Scouse

2

K7 Welsh

2

K8 Yorkshire

2

K9 Birmingham

2

K10 Irish

2

CompSci L1 Red-Black Tree

3

L2 Unix Guru

2

L3 Sandals and Socks

1

L4 Editor Wars

2

L5 HTTP ERROR: 418

2

L6 Programming Languages Realised 1 (max 5)
L7 A reading of Skakespeare

2

L8 Human Sorting (Bonus for obscurity) 2 (max 4)
L9 Old Input system

3

L10 Curry

1

Gaming M1 Heath and Mana Potion 2 each
M2 A complete Pokedex

4

M3 Gordon Freeman’s Favourite Weapon

2

M4 Combustible Lemons

3

M5 Capsuleer

3

M6 Fus-Roh-Dah

1

M7 Bastion Narrator Impression

1

M8 Zergling Rush

2

M9 Blizzard Potion

2

M10 Unreal Tournament Sounds Impression

2

M11 Nuka-Cola

3

M12 Character Costumes 3 each (max 12)
Memory section (Performed in front of us) N1 Write down the states of America 1 point per 10
N2 Write down as many countries as you can 1 point per 15
N3 Periodic Table (bonus points if in song)

10

N4 Decimal Places of Pi 1 point per 10 places (max 5)
N5 Root 2 1 point per 10 places (max 5)
N6 e 1 point per 10 places (max 5)
N7 A chapter of the Bible (bonus points for acting) Version NIV

5

N8 Say Hello in as many languages as possible 1 point per 5 (max 4)
N9 The names of the original pokemon 2 points per 50
Dress up (Bring us someone dressed as or bring us the real thing for twice the amount of points) O1 Pirate

2

O2 Police Officer

2

O3 Hula Dancer

3

O4 Arabian Prince

3

O5 Priest

1

O6 Bishop

2

O7 Pope

3

O8 Nurse

2

O9 Alien

1

O10 Lady Gaga

3

O11 Geisha

3

O12 Snow White

2

O13 Easter Bunny

1

O14 Santa

1

O15 Queen Victora

3

O16 Roman Emperor

1

O17 Cat

2

O18 Dalek

4

O19 Robot

2

Halloween P1 A ghost’s chains

1

P2 A witch hat

1

P3 A devil’s fork

1

P4 Vampire fangs

1

P5 A Jack-o-lantern

3 (if carved)

P6 Trick or treat?

1

P7 A Candy Apple

2

P8 Fake Blood

1

P9 Zombie anything

2

P10 Sexy anything

3

P11 Potion

2

P12 Pumpkin Pie

3

P13 Act out a horror movie

7

Luck Q1 4 leaf clover

3

Q2 Rabbits foot

5

Q3 Penny

1

Q4 Horseshoe

2

Q1 Lucky Dice (fluffy dice gain bonus points)

1

Q2 Lucky Number Seven

1

Q3 Scarab beetle

3

Q4 Charm Bracelet

1

Q1 Wishbone

2

Q2 Cricket

4

Q3 Pig

2

Q4 Black Cat

4

Q1 Broken mirror

1

Q2 Ladder

2

Q3 Owl

3

Q4 Salt

1

Q1 Sparrow

4

Q2 Unlucky Number thirteen

1

Q3 A golden turd. No, seriously. Google it.

3

Q4 Lucky Pants

1

Q1 Open an umbrella inside

1

Q2 Felix Felicis (Bonus points if actually works)

4

Japanophilia R1 A fan (bonus points for a Japanese-style fighting fan)

2

R2 A haiku

4

R3 Japanese chopsticks

2

R4 A tea ceremony

4

R5 A flower arrangement

3

R6 Anime hair

3

R7 Godzilla

4

R8 A kimono

4

R9 A Buddhist garden

3

R10 The Meiji Restoration

2

R11 A vending machine

6

R12 Origami

2

R13 Sock glue (Cuteness Glue)

4

R14 Ramen

1

R15 A bullet train

3

R16 Tatami

3

R17 A bento (bonus for presentation)

2

R18 Tabehoudai/Nomihoudai

10

The Irish S1 A leprechaun

2

S2 Guinness

1

S3 Whiskey

2

S4 Potato

1

S5 Champ

2

S6 Rainbow with pot of gold at the end

3

S7 The Luck of the Irish

2

S8 Someone who has kissed the Blarney Stone

2

S9 Top Hats (not the clothing item)

2

S10 Tatyo Crisps

5

S11 Scallions

1

S12 Brown Lemonade

4

S13 Potato Bread

1

S14 Cabbage

1

S15 Boxty

2

S16 Book of Kells

4

S17 Shamrock

1

Superlative T1 Most creative swearword

3

T2 Best fashion Sense

4

T3 Best Joke

2

T4 Worst Hairdo

7

T5 Best Shoes

3

T6 Best Leotard

4

T7 Best Onesie

3

T8 Worst Onesie

3

T9 Best Animal Impression

2

T10 Best Motto

3

T11 Best David Attenbourgh Impression

3

T12 Worst Joke

1

T13 Girliest Cocktail

2

T14 Worst Hangover

4

T15 Largest hard drive

2

T16 Smallest memory stick

3

T17 Largest painting

4

T18 Largest handspan

2

T19 Worst Attempt at Opening a door

4

T20 Largest Feet

2

T21 Most unique solutions to the list

4

The Big Bang Theory U1 Sing Soft kitty – extra point if in a round

2

U2 Explain rock-paper-scissors-lizard-spock

4

U3 photo of  team member with Stephen Hawking

5

U4 Dress as Doppler effect

4

U5 3D chess

4

U6 Laser chess

4

U7 Klingon Boggle

2

U8 A “Penny-Blossom”

2

U9 The ring

1

U10 Goth Tattoo sleeve

2

U11 Recreate eye of the tiger montage

3

U12 tweety bird tattoo

2

U13 robot arm

3

U14 Indian Monopoly

2

U15 “The Flash” T-shirt

1

U16 Leonard Nimoy’s Signature

2

Glee V1 Rapper in a wheelchair

3

V2 Collection of “Vests”

5

V3 Purple Piano

2

V4 Tracksuit

1

V5 Cheerleaders Outfit

3

V6 Your own music video

5

V7 Journey

3

V8 Slushie a Team member (Outside please)

3

The Hunger Games W1 Mockingjay

3

W2 Totalitarian regime

4

W3 Situation which can only be improved by a threesome

3

W4 Train

2

W5 Symbolic bread

1

W6 Cornucopia

2

W7 Catnip

3

W8 Extreme fashion

2

W9 Brooch

1

W10 Sadistic reality TV show

5

Game of Thrones X1 The Iron Throne

6

X2 Gregor Clegane (horse decapitation not required as proof of identity)

4

X3 Sword

1

X4 Horse

2

X5 White Walker

2

X6 Comprehensive list of deviations from books

4

X7 Dragon

2

X8 Direwolf

2

X9 Hairstyle of a Southern lady

3

X10 Armour

2

X11 Scale model of Westeros carved out of fudge

4

X12 Fleet

2

X13 Wildfire (bonus points if it works, massive loss of points for arson/setting off of fire alarms)

2

X14 Reenact one of the battles

4

X15 Horn tankard

1

X16 Daring escape

5

X17 Summarise in under a minute (first two books ONLY)

10

Avatar Y1 Paint a team member blue

5

Y2 Flux Vortex

3

Y3 3D Glasses

1

Y4 Disneys Pocahontas

2

Y5 Unobtainium

10

Y6 Your Avatar

2

Y7 Woodsprite

3

Y8 Tree of Souls

4

Y9 Something with bioluminessence

5

Moulin Rouge Z1 A giant elephant

5

Z2 Ewan McGregor

15

Z3 Absinthe

3

Z4 Green Fairy

2

Z5 Can can

1

Z6 Elephant Love Medley

2

Z7 Red Mill

3

Twilight α1 Story in 30secs

3

α2 A Sparkling Man

4

α3 A Werewolf

4

α4 A Vampire

2

α5 A fight between Team Jacob and Team Edward

6

α6 Sing / Play us a lullaby (bonus points if original)

2

α7 A ninety-year-old virgin

8

α8 Read a judge’s mind

3

α9 Predict the future for us

3

α10 Mormon (Bonus if actual mormon)

2

α11 Abs

4

Superheroes β1 Thor’s hammer

2

β2 Captain America’s shield

2

β3 Spiderman’s web slinger

2

β4 Hawkeye’s bow

2

β5 Hulk Smash (no damage to judging chamber)

4

β6 Iron Man’s suit

10

β7 Batman’s batmobile

3

β8 Green Lantern’s ring

1

β9 Quick Change in a Phonebox

5

β10 Fury’s eyepatch

1

β11 Loki’s helmet

3

β12 Magneto’s helmet (what is it with villains and helmets?)

2

β13 Shwarma

2

β14 Someone with a secret identity

2

β15 Weird comics plot line

3

β16 Draw the Judges as Superheroes

4

β17 Your superpower

2

β18 Thor-compliant explanation for Loki’s behaviour in Avengers

4

β19 Cerebro

2

β20 Useless but very pretty armour

5

β21 Marvel/DC verse fanfic (bonus if romantic, bigger bonus if judges have never heard of the pairing, loss of points if porn)

4

β22 Fingerless gloves (bonus points if you know why)

1

β23 Anatomical explanation for Sleipnir

2

Radio 4 γ1 Bring us the head of Alfredo Garcia

2

γ2 Student who listens to the Archers

6

γ3 Recite the shipping forecast

2

γ4 Radio

1

γ5 Someone (not a farmer) who has listened to Farming Today (and why)

4

γ6 Rules for Mornington Crescent

2

γ7 Brief ode to your favourite programme

2

γ8 Round of Just A Minute (we will give you a subject)

2

γ9 Cutting from a newspaper

1

γ10 Someone who has been on Any Answers

1

γ11 Evan Davis

5

Special Skills δ1 fist in your mouth

3

δ2 lick your elbow

2

δ3 lick your nose

1

δ4 rip an apple in half

4

δ5 smash a can on your head

2

δ6 vibrate your eyes

3

δ7 eyebrow trick

2

δ8 hitchhiker’s thumb

1

δ9 flower with your tongue

3

δ10 juggling

2

δ11 maximum number keepy-uppies 1 point per 10
δ12 sweet soufflé

5

δ13 skipping rope tricks

2

δ14 speed knitting in front of us (we will have needles)

3

δ15 interpretative dance

3

The impossibles ε1 fly

10

ε2 become invisible

10

ε3 travel faster than light

10

ε4 anti-gravity

10

ε5 shoot lasers out of your eyes

10

ε6 climb mount everest

5

ε7 cycle with no hands and no feet

5

ε8 swim without water (genuine propulsion)

5

Tell us a Story ζ1 Sweetest

2

ζ2 Saddest

4

ζ3 Funniest

4

ζ4 Shortest (must have plot line)

2

ζ5 When I grow up

3

ζ6 Once upon a time

2

ζ7 When the tiger came to tea

4

ζ8 When the Aliens Invaded

2

ζ9 Most Bizzare

5

ζ10 Something no one knows

5

ζ11 Story told with puppets

5

Bribery η1 Kitten

20

η2 Duckling

10

η3 Chocolate Cake

6

η4 A persuasive song in the honour of the Judges

4

η5 Scones from Grantchester 3 (7 if punted)
η6 Candyfloss

2

Find an item which is both θ1 Prickly and tickly

2

θ2 hard and soft

1

θ3 rough and smooth

2

θ4 long and round

2

θ5 white and yellow

2

θ6 thin and fat

2

θ7 curly and straight

1

θ8 shiny and dull

2

θ9 feathery and furry

2

Bring the answer to the riddle ι1 What goes up a chimney down, but won’t go down a chimney up?

2

ι2 What’s full of holes but still holds water?

2

ι3 What turns everything around, but does not move?

2

ι4 Two legs I have, and this will confound: only at rest do they touch the ground! What am I?

2

ι5 I am taken from a mine, and shut up in a wooden case, from which I am never released, and yet I am used by almost everybody.

2

ι6 What gets wet when drying?

2

ι7 What is round as a dishpan, deep as a tub, and still the oceans couldn’t fill it up?

2

ι8 I went to the city, I stopped there, I never went there, and I came back again.

2

ι9 What fastens two people yet touches only one? 

2

ι10 What is put on a table, cut, but never eaten?

2

ι11 What goes on four legs in the morning, on two legs at noon, and on three legs in the evening?

2

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