What colour are the crystals of the chemical compound copper sulphate?
• A: Blue
• B: Pink
• C: Black
• D: Yellow
£125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these European countries experienced a 'Velvet Revolution' in 1989?
• A: Germany
• B: Hungary
• C: Poland
• D: Czechoslovakia
The klaxon called time and Simon would return on £125,000 with no lifelines available.
£250,000 (13 of 15) - Not Timed
Which Oscar-winning film was based on a novel by Winston Groom?
• A: Forrest Gump
• B: Rain Man
• C: Driving Miss Daisy
• D: Out of Africa
Simon thought it was Forrest Gump before the answers came up. Even though he said he had spent the whole week between shows saying that he would not go for it unless he was 500% sure, he decided to go with Forrest Gump, and won £250,000.
£500,000 (14 of 15) - Not Timed
In ancient Greece, Lysippus was a famous ... what?
• A: Sculptor
• B: Actor
• C: Musician
• D: Scientist
Simon had no idea and did not want to lose £218,000, so he decided to walk away with £250,000. After playing the text game, the correct answer was revealed to be A: Sculptor.