Comberton Village CollegeWest Street, Comberton,Cambridge CB23 7DU
Open Evening 2016 Quiz and Answers
How many badminton courts are there in the Sports Hall?
Which colour lines are the basketball markings in the Sports Hall?
What is the name of the professional dance work playing on the TV in the dining hall?
What styles of dance are taught in the after school programme?
Answer: Street, Commercial, Jazz and Contemporary
What style of Dance is taught in year 7?
What word protects the work of creators? (see posters)
How is the fiction organised in the library?
Answer: By Genre
Modern Foreign Languages
What is the Spanish for I have an idea?
Answer: Tengo una idea
Which three languages can you see on the classroom walls in ML6? Which colour represents each language?
Answer: Spanish (yellow), French (blue) & German (red)
Design and Technology
In design and technology what is meant by the terms CAD and CAM?
Answer: Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Manufacture
Which vitamin do we need for healthy eyes and skin?’
Answer: Vitamin A
Look at the display in the English corridor outside EN3 – who ‘cannot live without books’?
Answer: Thomas Jefferson
What is the name of the pistol on the display in EN3?
Answer: a Luger
What does DNA stand for?
Answer: Deoxyribonucleic acid
What colour do sodium compounds glow when they get hot?
What is the name of the electricity generator?
Answer: Van de Graaf generator
What is the capital of Ethiopia?
Answer: Addis Ababa
What is the name of the sea between Romania and Turkey?
Answer: Black Sea
Art & Design
Behind the teacher desk in Art 2 there is a street art portrait using video parts and collage. What is the name of the famous portrait that this is based on?
Answer: Mona Lisa
What word has been sprayed in large letters on the cupboard doors in Art 3?
How would the word ‘Maths’ be spelt using a Caesar 5 shift code?
How can you make the number 3 using exactly 4 fours?
Which programming software has jigsaw pieces and a cat?
How many Computer Science rooms are used by the department?
What unusual delicacy would Pompeian people eat?
Answer: Field mice
What type of cake was popular in the 12th Century, which you can sample in the history department?
Answer: Medieval gingerbread
Religion, Philosophy & Ethics
How many world religions do we study at Comberton?
What is philosophy about?
Answer: The beliefs people have
Outside the Drama Studio (Dr1), how does Gary Oldman answer the question ‘How do you remember all those lines’?
Answer: ‘By forgetting everything else!’
What is the name of this year’s musical?
Answer: Sweeney Todd
How many music clubs practise each week?
What instrument is the artwork inside the front entrance made from?