Quiz 5 – Round 5 – Sport

This week’s sports round is all about English football stadiums. We give you the name of the stadium, you give us the football team. 1. Stadium of Light Sunderland 2. Pride Park Stadium Derby County 3. Riverside Stadium Middlesbrough 4. Ricoh Arena Coventry City 5. Ashton Gate Bristol City 6. Vicarage Road Watford 7. Don …

Quiz 5 – Round 4 – Food and Drink

1. What is the name of the fruit produced by the blackthorn? Sloe  2. What is the traditional casing for a haggis? A sheep’s stomach 3. Which spice is made from crocus flowers? Saffron  4. How many standard 75cl bottles is a Methuselah of Champagne equal to? 8  5. What is the main ingredient of ‘Borscht’? Beetroot …

Quiz 5 – Round 3 – Entertainment

This week’s entertainment round is all about famous catchphrases. In each case we want the real name of the person who said it – so in the case of a TV show catchphrase, we want the name of the actor and not the character. 1. ‘You stupid boy!’ Arthur Lowe (Captain Mainwaring in ‘Dad’s Army’) …

Quiz 5 – Round 2 – Art and Literature

Art and Literature Questions 1. Who was Pinocchio’s father? Geppetto 2. What does the J.R.R. stand for, in the name of J.R.R. Tolkien? (At least 2 out of the 3 names for the point) John Ronald Reuel 3. Whose novels include ‘My Sister’s Keeper’, ‘Handle With Care’ and ‘Picture Perfect’? Jodi Picoult 4. What is …

Quiz 5 – Round 1 – Picture Round

All of the people in this week’s free picture quiz are either actors or musicians. Quiz 5 Picture Round PDF         Answers 1. Warwick Davis “2007 Disney Weekends #4: Warwick Davis,” © 2007 Official Star Wars Blog, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en 2. Steve Coogan “Steve Coogan, $10 Producer,” © 2005 …

Quiz 6 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What is the name of the German parliament building in Berlin? The Reichstag 2. The teddy bear was named after which famous person? Theodore Roosevelt 3. What is the name for a triangle which has three sides of differing lengths? Scalene 4. How many films are there in the ‘Harry Potter’ series? 8 5. The air …

Quiz 6 – Round 6 – Celebrities

Round 6 is a ‘who am I?’ quiz. Imagining that the famous person is talking, they will describe themselves and their careers. You need to identify the famous person from the description. 1. Who am I? I was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, in 1961. I am a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School. …

Quiz 6 – Round 5 – History

Guess the Year Quiz This week’s history round is all about identifying the year. We will give you 3 famous world events, you need to give the year that all three events occurred in. 1. The Republic of China was established, the Titanic hit an iceberg and Arizona became the 48th U.S. state. 1912 2. …

Quiz 6 – Round 4 – Food and drink

1. What flavour is the liquor ‘cassis’? Blackcurrant 2. What type of pastry is used to make profiteroles? Choux 3. What type of food is a chanterelle? A mushroom 4. What is the beef wrapped in, in a beef Wellington? Pastry 5. What type of food is a Gravenstein? An apple 6. What is measured …

Quiz 6 – Round 3 – Maths

Maths Quiz 1. What is the formula 2πR for? (π is the symbol for ‘pi’) The circumference of a circle 2. What is missing out of the trio. Sine, Cosine and…? Tangent 3. If it takes 3 men 2 hours to dig a hole, how long will it theoretically take one man? 6 hours 4. …