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Thread #128187   Message #2868513
Posted By: Smedley
21-Mar-10 - 07:28 AM
Thread Name: Child Ballads as Mastermind subject (BBC2)
Subject: RE: Child Ballads as Mastermind subject (BBC2)
DmcG asked "Are there always a few such easy questions (for the specialist) so no-one is likely to suffer the embarrassment of of zero score? "

I think the first two questions are designed to be relatively 'soft' to give the contestant a bit of confidence.