Category «Quiz 20»

Quiz 20 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Which is the longest river in the world? The Nile 2. Correctly spell ‘abysmal’. Abysmal 3. In which 1997 film does Glenn Close play Vice President Kathryn Bennett? Air Force One 4. In which year did Adolf Hitler become Chancellor of Germany? 1933 5. “Underneath the lantern, by the barrack gate…” are the opening …

Quiz 20 – Round 5 – True or False

Quite simple – true or false? 1. Alliumphobia is a fear of garlic. True 2. ‘Fauntleroy’ is the middle name of Donald Duck. True 3. Henry VIII had an extra finger on each hand. False – There was a rumour that Anne Boleyn had an extra finger, although this is untrue. 4. The singer ‘Cher’ …

Quiz 20 – Round 6 – Art and Literature

This week’s art and literature quiz is all about famous characters from books. We will give you three characters from a piece of literature, old or newer. You need to give us the name of the book as the answer. Ready? 1. Elizabeth Bennet, Charles Bingley and Fitzwilliam Darcy. Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen …

Quiz 20 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This picture round is all about buildings and monuments from UNESCO’s list of world heritage sites. We need you to name the monument/building. Download the PDF picture sheet from the link below and don’t forget to print off your answers too. Picture Round 20 Picture Round PDF       1. The Great Wall of …

Quiz 20 – Round 2 – TV and Film

1. In the film ‘Shirley Valentine’, starring Pauline Collins and Tom Conti, which country did Shirley go on holiday to? Greece 2. In how many James Bond films did Roger Moore play 007? 7; Live and Let Die, The Man with the Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy …

Quiz 20 – Round 3 – Information Technology

1. What does ‘FTP’ stand for, the standard for uploading or transferring files? File Transfer Protocol 2. What is the name of the act of trying to steal personal information such as usernames, passwords and bank details by pretending to be a reputable website or a trustworthy business? Phishing 3. When using Microsoft Word, you …

Quiz 20 – Round 4 – Foreign Languages

1. ‘Veni, vidi, vici’ is a Latin phrase attributed to Julius Caesar – how does it translate into English? I came, I saw, I conquered 2. If you were eating a ‘Wurst’ in Germany, what would it be? A sausage 3. ‘Typhoon’, ‘cummerbund’ and ‘bungalow’ are words which originate from which language? Urdu (Accept also …