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Can You Beat Ant & Dec In This Fiendishly Difficult Classic British TV Quiz?

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Ant and Dec tried this fiendish quiz all about British television. At first I thought that they would get maybe five or six right. They didn't seem too confident either. But then things started to get a little bit wild. Let's see if you can beat them.

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  1. 1. Which Gladiators name is not real?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The answer is...DYNAMITE.

    Ant & Dec got the very first answer right. Dec said that Jet was sexy.

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  2. 2. Who was the first presenter of Robot Wars?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was...JEREMY CLARKSON.

    Clarkson presented one series, before leaving to do his chat show and eventually Top Gear.

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  3. 3. Name the original four zones of The Crystal Maze.

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    There have been five zones in the show's history. Type the original four WITHOUT using commas, full stops, or capital letters in your answer.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's...MEDIEVAL, AZTEC, FUTURISTIC, AND INDUSTRIAL.

    Ant & Dec nailed that answer in about five seconds.

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  4. 4. What were the names of the two teams on Ready Steady Cook, the amazing daytime cooking show hosted by Ainsley Harriott?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's...RED TOMATOES AND GREEN PEPPERS.

    Ant & Dec have got every single answer right so far.

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  5. 5. Who was the first Through the Keyhole host?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was...DAVID FROST

    Ant then complimented Loyd Grossman's pasta sauces for quite some time for some reason.

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  6. 6. Complete this Bullseye catchphrase: "Keep out of the black, and into the red..."

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's...NOTHING IN THIS GAME, FOR TWO IN A BED.

    Just a reminder: Ant & Dec have got every single question right so far.

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  7. 7. Who was the winner of Bake Off in 2014?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The answer is...NANCY BIRTWHISTLE.

    Dec said that 2014 was before he started watching, so he just guessed.

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  8. 8. In which year did the UK last win Eurovision?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was...1997.

    LOOK HOW THRILLED ANT & DEC ARE. They based their answer on the fact that they both started work on SM:TV Live in 1998.

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  9. 9. What is the name of the nurse who has been in Casualty since the very first episode?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's...CHARLIE FAIRHEAD.

    ANT & DEC STILL HAVE GOT EVERY SINGLE ANSWER RIGHT.

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  10. 10. How many Mr Bean episodes are there? The original series, not the cartoon episodes.

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was...15.

    ANT &DEC CAN'T BELIEVE THEIR LUCK. Look at Dec's face.

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  11. 11. Was Recess shown on CITV or CBBC?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was on CITV.

    THEY GOT THAT ONE RIGHT, obviously.

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  12. 12. Was Round the Twist on CBBC or CITV?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was on CBBC.

    Very much a CBBC show.

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  13. 13. Was The Worst Witch originally on CBBC or CITV?

    ZDF Television

    This is not the most recent version of the show.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was a CITV show.

    The current version is on CBBC. And Ant & Dec STILL have every answer right.

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  14. 14. Was Bernard's Watch on CITV or BBC?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    ANT AND DEC GOT THIS ONE WRONG.

    WRRRROOOOONNNNNGGGGGGGG WRRROOOOONNNNNGGGGGGG.

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Sorry Ant and Dec, you were so close.

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Saturday Night Takeaway returns to ITV at 7pm on Saturday 25 February.

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