Can YOU solve Carol Vorderman’s quizzes?


As a former host of Countdown, a trained pilot and self-proclaimed detective who recently criticized Michelle Mone, Nadhim Zahawi for alleged wrongdoing, Carol Vorderman is a force to be reckoned with.

Now, the host hopes to challenge listeners with her daily quiz podcast, Perfect 10.

The former Countdown presenter, 62, from Pembrokeshire, launched the show late last year, promoting it on Instagram at @perfect10carol.

Your ten-minute quiz includes a mix of brain teasers, brain teasers, anagrams, general knowledge questions, and memory and listening games.

And while some are easier than others, they all promise to educate, irritate, and entertain.

The 62-year-old former Countdown host now hosts a podcast called Perfect 10 that includes mental exercises.

Here, Femail brings you the best of their daily puzzles. So how many can you do?

The answers are at the bottom.


1. What is the actual line of the cross rail line opened in London in 2022?

2: Which of your organs uses 20 percent of your total oxygen?

3. What is the most used letter in the English language?

4. What is the next letter in this sequence? OTTFF S…

5. What fruit is pictured on top of the Wimbledon men’s trophy?

6. Spandau Ballet sang about a precious metal in their 1983 hit song. But what’s the chemical symbol for that element?

7. In which direction is the puma facing in the logo of the sports brand Puma?

8. What letter can you change in the word BRUNCH to make something you could do at brunch?

9. In Internet slang, what common way of saying goodbye does TTYL mean?

10. What has 13 hearts but no other organs?

11. In the Disney classic Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, how many names end with the letter ‘y’?

12. What creature can be found on a hook and in a book?

13. What single-digit number becomes larger when viewed upside down?

14. When is 1500 plus 20 the same as 1600 minus 40? think laterally…

15. What nut is in the middle of a Ferrero Rocher?

16. What is the most expensive property on a UK Monopoly board?

17. What letter can you change in the word BOARD to make something furry?

18. What is the English translation of the words hund, chien and perro?

19. What runs but never walks and has a bed that never sleeps?

20. The name of which month has the same number of letters as its position in the year?

21. What legendary guitarist is found in the word NARCOLEPTIC?

Carol, who used to host Countdown, now hosts the daily quiz, which includes a variety of easy and tricky questions.

Carol, who used to host Countdown, now hosts the daily quiz, which includes a variety of easy and tricky questions.


1. The Elizabeth line

2. The brain

3. Letter E

4. S. They are the first letters of the numbers one, two, three, four, five, six and seven

5. A pineapple

6. Gold. Au

7. Left

8. Change the b to ac and you have the word CRUNCH

9. We’ll talk later

10. A deck of cards

11. Five: Dopey, Grumpy, Sneezy, Sleepy and Happy – not Bashful and Doc

12. A worm

13. 6 – becomes 9

14. When it’s on a 24-hour clock. Both are twenty past three

15. Hazelnut

16.Mayfair. cost £400

17. Change the letter E to get BEARD

18. dog

19. A river

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21. Eric Clapton