Scavenger Hunt List 2005

  • 1 point
    • completed crossword for today from any national newspaper
    • Map of Narnia
    • $5
    • A winning Laserquest Scorecard
    • piggy bank shaped like a pig
    • 3 different birthstones
    • Piece of art larger than A3
    • Any political party\’s published manifesto
    • a wasp (bonus points for more than one in the same container)
    • a Girton scarf or a Homertonian science student
    • Someone juggling 5 balls #
    • Photograph 5 different types of duck #
    • Evidence of the team giving an anonymous gift #
    • Queue for the new Harry Potter book (bonus points for getting other people to join in upto 4) #
    • A carved wooden bird #
    • Half a brick in a sock
    • Foreign coin worth less than£0.005
    • Evidence of a team member breaking the rules of a named college #
    • An acorn or beech-nut
    • A team member dressed entirely in one colour of the rainbow (the whole team dressed in the same colour of the rainbow upto 2 #)
    • Evidence of team feeding baby moorhens #
    • A Lego spaceship
    • A Squeaky Dog Toy
    • A Space Marine
    • A pair of silk boxers
    • The score of the Midlands CCC vs. Blues Cricket match
    • A gnome (+2 for acquiring it in a strange way)
    • An ice-cream scoop
    • A creme egg
  • 2 points
    • Last week\’s Big Issue (Next week\’s +1)
    • Parking ticket #
    • $15 (too beaucoup)
    • Left-handed Screw
    • Membership Card of the Conservative Party
    • 2 Fire Exit signs
    • A pair of fluffy handcuffs
    • IA Natsci maths paper 2 2005
    • policeman\’s hat
    • christmas cracker
    • the cheapest thing in Sainsbury\’s
    • aeroplane sickbag
    • A tricorn
    • green leather clothing
    • A glove that reaches above the elbow
    • A green monster from Caius Hall
    • A Can of coke mainly printed in a foreign language
    • A biro that writes in yellow or orange
    • Corporate mints from a Careers Fair
    • A receipt showing purchase of an item from XXX / Confidential Shop
    • Rucksack in the shape of an animal
    • A Trinity Mathmo T-shirt
    • \’Classic\’ Game Boy
    • A RAM module less than 16MB
    • A Zip Disk
    • IVFDF Merchandise
    • A \’Where\’s Wally?\’ Book
    • An overdue book from any library
    • A trophy from a secondary school
    • A copy of \’Lord of the Rings\’ printed before 1980
    • A teabag considerably larger than normal size
    • A photo of an arts student at the SRCF Garden party
    • Photos of 4 College flags flying above their respective Colleges #
    • A team member holding onto a punt pole stranded in the middle of the Cam (bonus points for each extra person) #
    • The chaplain of any College labelled as a knife #
    • The team rocking out from a bridge over the Cam (bonus if the photo is taken from the river) #
  • 3 points
    • A Children\’s Book for Learning the alphabet
    • State flowers for 6 different US states (upto)
    • official document belonging to someone whose first name begins with a \’Q\’
    • A book of carpet/curtain samples
    • Barbie (R) dressed as a recognisable person
    • 10 metres of rope
    • The Master of Jesus # (or signature)
    • a book in latin
    • Argos catalogue older than 2003
    • A photograph of a tourist taking a photo of the entire team #
    • Star Wars, not digitally remastered
    • Photo of a child under 5 holding a sign with the team\’s name on it. +1 for a picture of the expression on the **parent\’s face at the time, +1 if the child in question is a close relative #
    • A screenshot of Level 6 of Nethack
    • An alphabet die
    • A soft toy depicting a mythical figure
    • A ticket for the recording of a TV or radio show
    • Pure(ish) samples of as many chemical elements as possible
    • A Smarties Lid with the letter Q on it
    • A Windows 95 recovery boot floppy
    • A marble-run that includes a loop-the-loop
    • Something unexpected on a flagpole (+ quality points) #
    • A spork (upto)
    • Giving us \’shout-outs\’ on CUR1350 during the course of the day
    • The team worshipping Reality Checkpoint #
    • A member of the team hugging a banker outside a bank #
    • The team all hailing Imre Leader #
  • 4 points
    • Items of clothing from a member of each opposing team (upto)
    • Trilingual Dictionary
    • Business card of a current elected government official
    • The Flag of a Landlocked African Country
    • The Book of Mormon
    • Gold Sovereign
    • Cambridge Monopoly
    • a piece of Acorn Computer hardware
    • A gazebo
    • A condom past its expiry date
    • A VCR recording of a weather forecast made between 9 and 10am on Wednesday
    • Milk more than a week past its expiry date
    • Any \’Now!\’ CD earlier than number 30
    • A radio that receives Shortwave
    • A team member dressed in just their underwear in the middle of Market Square #
    • A photo of Grantchester taken from a punt #
    • A photo of a tea party not involving any team members #
  • 5 points
    • Triplets (human) #
    • Geiger Counter
    • A cuppers Trophy (# for 1 point)
    • A National Lottery ticket that\’s won something
    • A windsock #
    • A photo of the whole team in a hammock #
    • Vernier calipers
    • A laminated copy of last year\’s Scavenger Hunt list
  • 6 points
    • Circular Slide Rule
    • Something that\’s been mimeographed
    • An Imre Leader Appreciation Society T-shirt
    • 1/4 of a golf ball
  • Quality marks (upto 8)
    • Team has to make a recording of an Oasis song using at least 4 instruments (voice counts as an instrument for 1 person)
    • Team has to write (>250 words) or otherwise create a piece of highly obscure fetish porn
    • A model of the CMS made from fruit and vegetables
  • Quality Marks (upto 6)
    • Perform a 2-minute mime or progressive dance show
    • Create a Cambridge-specific I-Spy Guide
    • A team member dressed in a furry suit
  • Quality marks (upto 4)
    • The worst/silliest advertising slogan you can find
    • Comedy fake of another item
    • A novel use for a sculpture in College grounds (without breaking any college regulations)
  • Bonus Points
    • The largest item
    • The most embarrassing CD belonging to any player
    • The best story behind an item
    • The strangest thing that a player chains their bike to during the course of the game
    • The most overdue book
    • Bonus chocolate from Rosie for finding the Smarties lid
    • Having at least one item beginning with each letter of the alphabet (upto 5 points)
    • Team with the largest teabag
    • The team who uses any item to fulfill as many things on the list as possible
    • The second cheapest Sainsbury item acquired gains an extra 2 points
    • Triple the points for getting all the items in the same point band
    • The worst pun associated with an item

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