Category «Quiz 21»

Quiz 21 – Round 5 – The World

This week’s Geography round is all about capital cities – we will give you the name of city, you need to give us the name of the country of which it is capital. 1. Antananarivo Madagascar 2. Ankara Turkey 3. Manila Philippines 4. Paramaribo Suriname 5. Zagreb Croatia 6. Wellington New Zealand 7. Santiago Chile …

Quiz 21 – Round 6 – History

Can you name the famous historical character from the description? 1. I was born on 12th May 1820 and I was named after the city of my birth. I worked in military hospitals in Turkey during the Crimean War and I established a training school for nurses in St. Thomas’ hospital in 1860. Florence Nightingale …

Quiz 21 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Stalingrad was renamed in 1961 – what is it now called? Volgograd 2. The Apollo 11 mission, the first to land on the moon, involved 3 astronauts – can you name all three? Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins 3. Which BBC Radio 1 DJ and presenter found himself becoming a common phrase …

Quiz 21 – Round 4 – Music

We’re mixing things up a bit today. It’s a lyrics round, but we’ll give you the song – you need to give us the opening line. 1. Blondie – Heart of Glass “Once I had a love and it was a gas” 2. Madonna – Like A Virgin “I made it through the wilderness” 3. …

Quiz 21 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is all about female singers. Download the pictures using the link underneath and don’t forget to print out your answers too.   Picture Round 21 Picture Round PDF       1. Rita Ora “Rita Ora Interviewed,” © 2012 Neon Tommy, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en 2. Doris Day …

Quiz 21 – Round 2 – Art and Literature

Can you recognise the famous work of literature from the brief synopsis? 1. The narrator marries Maxim, goes to live with him at his in his mansion, where the housekeeper tries to undermine her new mistress as she is still devoted to Maxim’s first wife. Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier 2. ‘Old Major’ trains Snowball …

Quiz 21 – Round 3 – Food and Drink

1. What type of food would you use a ‘paring’ knife for? Fruit and vegetables 2. What type of fish is used in the production of Worcestershire sauce? Anchovies 3. If you were drinking a ‘Kir Royale’, what two ingredients would you have in your cocktail? Champagne and ‘crème de cassis’ (blackcurrant liqueur) 4. ‘Mangifera …