Quiz 2 – Round 4 – Geography

1. How many miles as the crow flies is it from John O’Groats to Land’s End? 603, 703 or 803? 603 miles. 2. In which country would you find the Dolomite mountains? Italy 3. Lima is the capital of which Country? Peru 4. Which 2 main London railway stations have the word Cross in their …

Quiz 2 – Round 3 – Sport

1. Before 2012, in what year did Britain last host the Summer Olympics? 1948 2. Which National football team does Chelsea star Fernando Torres play for? Spain 3. In which sport would you find the terms madhouse, bed and leg? Darts 4.  Who won the Wimbledon Men’s single’s championship every year between 1976 and 1980? Bjorn …

Quiz 2 -Round 2 – Picture Round

Quiz 2 Picture Round is all about famous women in television. Click on the link below to download the famous women picture quiz as a PDF and don’t forget to print off your answers from the link underneath. Quiz 2 Picture Round PDF       Answers 1. Lynn Redgrave “Lynn Redgrave,” © 2009 gdcgraphics, used …

Quiz 2 – Round 1 – TV and Film

1. Which actor was the first to play Doctor Who? William Hartnell 2. The Eastenders theme tune was given lyrics and released as a single in 1986 by Anita Dobson – but what was the song called? Anyone Can Fall In Love 3. Which actor played the original ‘Granddad’ in Only Fools and Horses? Lennard …

Quiz 3 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

Free General Knowledge Quiz 1. In what year did the London Underground first open? 1863 2. Which actor played James Bond in the 1983 film Octopussy? Roger Moore 3. What colour is the circle on the Japanese flag? Red 4. Which planet in our solar system is the biggest? Jupiter 5. Which actress plays Isobel …

Quiz 3 – Round 6 – History

Free History Quiz 1. What made the deciphering of hieroglyphics possible and was rediscovered in Egypt in 1799? The Rosetta Stone 2. Who was the fourth wife of Henry VIII? Anne of Cleves 3. Who was on the British throne at the time of the Spanish Armada? Queen Elizabeth I 4. What has been the most …

Quiz 3 – Round 5 – Words

Free Words Quiz 1. What is the name for a word or phrase which is spelled the same forwards as it is backwards? A palindrome 2. What is the only word in the English language which ends with the letters ‘mt’? dreamt 3. I have no feet but I can run. I give you health …

Quiz 3 – Round 4 – Art and Literature

1. Which Italian artist painted ‘The Wedding at Cana’, hanging in The Louvre in Paris? Paolo Veronese 2. Which work of literature includes the character Arthur ‘Boo’ Radley? To Kill A Mockingbird (by Harper Lee) 3. In the nursery rhyme ‘Jack and Jill’, what did Jack bind his head with? Vinegar and brown paper 4. What …

Quiz 3 – Round 3 – Science and nature

Free Science Quiz Questions 1. Which chemical element has the symbol Ti? Titanium 2. Olympus Mons is a large volcanic mountain on which planet? Mars 3. What is the correct term for a female elephant? cow 4. What is the more common name for the clavicle? Collarbone 5.  What does a Hippologist study? Horses 6. ‘Harpy’, …

Quiz 3 – Round 2 – Music Round

This week’s music round is based on song lyrics. One point for the naming the song that each of the lyrics are from. Let’s start with an easy one… 1. Put a gun against his head, pulled my trigger now he’s dead. Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen) 2. Let me tell you it’s always cool, and the …