Category «Quiz 12»

Quiz 12 – Round 6 – Food and Drink

1. What type of fish is used in the making of Worcestershire sauce? Anchovy 2. Anjou, Comice and Bartlett are all types of which fruit? Pear 3. Halloumi is a type of cheese originating from which island? Cyprus 4.  Which Scottish dessert consists of whipped cream, whisky, honey, raspberries and oatmeal? Cranachan 5. Which beer …

Quiz 12 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What nationality is tennis player Rafael Nadal? Spanish (Born in Majorca) 2. How many dots are there in total on a pair of dice? 42 3. What was the name of the character played by Nicky Henson in Fawlty Towers episode ‘The Psychiatrist’? Mr Johnson 4. Which famous American chef and television personality published …

Quiz 12 – Round 4 – Celebrities

This round is all about celebrity marriages/partnerships. We will give you the name of a celebrity, you tell us who their famous other half is. And yes, we believe these partnerships are all still together as of 2012! Let’s start easy: 1. Catherine Zeta Jones Michael Douglas 2. Antonio Banderas Melanie Griffith 3. Gwyneth Paltrow …

Quiz 12 – Round 5 – TV and Film

1. What is the profession of Indiana Jones? Archaeologist 2. What was the name of the youngest child in ‘The Sound of Music’? Gretl 3. What is the name of the ‘Hotel Inspector’ in the Channel 5 series? Alex Polizzi 4. Which cartoon character lived at 52 Festive Road? Mr Benn 5. In ‘To The …

Quiz 12 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is on flags of the world. Click the link below to download your picture sheet and don’t forget to print out your answers too.   Quiz 12 Picture Round PDF        1. Bangladesh “Flag of Bangladesh,” © 2005 thisismylife.co.uk, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en 2. China “Chinese flag,” …

Quiz 12 – Round 2 – The 90s

1. Kurt Cobain, lead singer of Nirvana, featured heavily in the news during the 90s – but who was he married to? Courtney Love 2. Name both of the ‘Two Fat Ladies’ as featured in the 90s BBC2 cooking show. Clarissa Dickson Wright and Jennifer Paterson 3. Whitney Houston’s ‘I Will Always Love You’ was …

Quiz 12 – Round 3 – Words

1. In computing terminology, what does HTML stand for? Hyper Text Markup Language 2. And what does SCUBA stand for? Self-contained underwater breathing apparatus 3. Opus Dei is an institution of the Catholic Church – how does it translate into English? The Work of God 4. Which word is used for the practice of studying …