Category «Quiz 16»

Quiz 16 – Round 5 – Science and Nature

1. How many moons does the planet of Mars have? 2 2. Se is the chemical symbol for which element? Selenium 3. What did Walter Hunt invent on July 29th 1796? Safety pin 4. Where in the human body might you find the pineal gland? In the brain 5. Micropsia is a condition whereby visual …

Quiz 16 – Round 6 – The World

1. Cristo Redentor is the native name of a statue in which city? Rio de Janiero (Christ The Redeemer) 2. In terms of land mass, which is the smallest country that was formed out the former Soviet Union? Armenia 3. Which is the largest island in the Pacific Ocean? New Guinea 4. How many gold …

Quiz 16 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. In text speak, what does LMAO stand for? Laughing my ass off 2. Correctly spell the cocktail daiquiri. DAIQUIRI 3. What is the word used for the metal bars which cross a guitar’s neck, aiding finger placement? Frets 4. To whom is the phrase ‘I think therefore I am’ attributed? (Latin: Cogito ergo sum) …

Quiz 16 – Round 2 – Food And Drink

The following lists of ingredients will make well-known sauces or dips. Can you work out what the ingredients will make?   1. Chickpeas, lemon juice, garlic, tahini, olive oil, paprika and cumin. Hummus 2. Basil, pine nuts, Parmesan cheese, garlic, olive oil, salt and pepper. Pesto 3. Avocado, onion, tomatoes, chillies, coriander, lime juice and …

Quiz 16 – Round 3 – Entertainment

Can you identify the original film in the series, by the title or subtitle of the sequel? For an example of a subtitled film, ‘Dead Man’s Chest’ is the subtitle of the 2nd film in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series, the full title being ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest’. Some films just …

Quiz 16 – Round 4 – History

1. In Greek mythology, who was the brother of both Zeus and Poseidon and was God of the Underworld? Hades 2. What was the name of the 1969 space flight that first landed man on the moon? Apollo 11 3. Who was the first woman in space? Valentina Tereshkova (1963, from the then Soviet Union) …

Quiz 16 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture quiz is all about television shows – can you name the show from the picture of the cast or clue?   Picture Round 16 Picture Round PDF       1. Downton Abbey “Highclere Castle (aka Downton Abbey in the TV series),” © 2012 Gary Bembridge, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB …