Quiz 1 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. In maths, what is 4 cubed? 64 2. Who is attributed with the quote “The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.” Dolly Parton 3. In computing, what does HTML stand for? Hyper Text Mark Up Language 4. Who wrote the original book of Jurassic Park? …

Quiz 1 – Round 6 – Art and Literature

1. ‘Call me Ishmael’ are the opening words of which work of literature? Moby Dick 2. What was Miss Marple’s first name? Jane 3. In which play do Lady Bracknell’s words “A handbag?!” come from? The Importance of Being Ernest – Oscar Wilde 4. Hans Holbein the Younger was a prominent painter during the reign of …

Quiz 1 – Round 5 – Food and Drink

1. Eggs Benedict traditionally consists of a muffin, topped with poached egg, either ham or bacon and which type of sauce? Hollandaise 2. What is a chipolata? A type of sausage 3. ‘Cuisses de grenouille’ are what in English? Frogs legs 4. Which country does the brand of ‘Leffe’ beer come from? Belgium 5. What …

Quiz 1 – Round 4 – Language

1. What is the French word for ‘Tuesday’? mardi 2. How many points is the letter J worth in a game of Scrabble? 8 points 3. Head is to hat, as hand is to… which word? glove 4. The word ‘bungalow’ is derived from which language? Accept both Bengali and Hindi – ‘Bangla’ is a …

Quiz 1 – Round 3 – Picture Round

Click on the link below to download the pub quiz picture round as a PDF and don’t forget to print off your answers! Quiz 1 Picture Round PDF   1. Elizabeth Taylor “Elizabeth Taylor show 06,” © 2011 Luiz Fernando Reis, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB 2. Martin Sheen “Martin Sheen,” © 2010 gdcgraphics, used …

Quiz 1 – Round 2 – Music

1. Which Beatles leads the way on the front of the Abbey Road album cover? John Lennon 2. Which band had a hit 2009 album entitled ‘Wild Young Hearts’? Noisettes 3. Which musical term means ‘getting gradually louder and louder’? Crescendo 4. Who is the Greek God of music? Apollo 5. Which rock band released …

Quiz 1-Round 1-Geography

1. What is the name of the official national anthem of the USA? The Star-Spangled Banner 2. Which female politician was the Prime Minister of Australia between 2010 and 2013? Hon. Julia Gillard MP 3. What is the capital city of Afghanistan? Kabul 4. Which two colours are on the flag of Poland? Red and …

Quiz 2 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What colour is zero on a roulette wheel? Green 2. Which football team are known as the Sky Blues? Coventry City 3. From which English port did the Titanic set sail on April 10th 1912? Southampton 4. In Douglas Adams’s book ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy’, what is the answer to the universal question of life, …

Quiz 2 – Round 6 – Science and Nature

1. Which chemical element has the symbol Cl? Chlorine 2. You would call a group of elephants a ‘herd’, but a group of which type of bird could you call an ‘unkindness’? Ravens 3. Which is the smallest planet in our solar system? Mercury 4. To which animal does the term ‘porcine’ refer? Pigs 5. Who …

Quiz 2 – Round 5 – Food and Drink

1. From which country is the traditional wine ‘retsina’? Greece 2. What shape would you expect the pasta ‘farfalle’ to be? bow-shaped/ butterfly shaped 3. What type of beans would you find in a tin of baked beans? Haricot beans 4. Which famous building would you find on the front of an HP Sauce bottle? …