Tag «General Knowledge»

Quiz 1 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. In maths, what is 4 cubed? 64 2. Who is attributed with the quote “The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.” Dolly Parton 3. In computing, what does HTML stand for? Hyper Text Mark Up Language 4. Who wrote the original book of Jurassic Park? …

Quiz 2 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What colour is zero on a roulette wheel? Green 2. Which football team are known as the Sky Blues? Coventry City 3. From which English port did the Titanic set sail on April 10th 1912? Southampton 4. In Douglas Adams’s book ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy’, what is the answer to the universal question of life, …

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 5 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What can be both a type of monkey and a type of blood? Rhesus 2. Homerton is a College of which university? Cambridge 3. How many legs do butterflies have? 6 4. Which country was originally scheduled to host the 1940 summer Olympics, before its cancellation due to the outbreak of the Second World War? …

Quiz 4 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

General Knowledge Quiz Questions and Answers 1. ‘People’s car’ is the literal translation of which brand? Volkswagen 2. In the nursery rhyme ‘Baa baa black sheep’, who were the three bags full of wool for? ‘The master’, ‘the dame’ and ‘the little boy who lives down the lane’. 3. Which word means ‘idiot’ in both …

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 8 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Which actress is the now ex-wife of Tennis player John McEnroe? Tatum O’Neal 2. The Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn are equidistant from the equator, one north and one south. How many degrees (and a half) from the equator is each one? 23 and a half degrees 3. How many main balls are there to choose …

Quiz 7 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Which member of ‘The Beatles’ also produced Monty Python’s ‘Life of Brian?’ George Harrison 2. Which broadcaster published a biography of Prince Charles in 1996? Jonathan Dimbleby 3. The month of January is named after the Roman God Janus – but what did he have two of? Faces 4. What is the name of …

Quiz 9 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What is the name of the Paranoid Android in Douglas Adams’ ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’? Marvin 2. In a standard UK Monopoly game, the green set consists of Bond Street, Regent Street and which other? Oxford Street 3. Who created Snoopy? Charles M. Schulz 4. What does UNESCO stand for? United Nations Educational, …

Quiz 11 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What number squared totals 196? 14 2. What do Americans call candy floss? Cotton candy 3. What was the predominant colour of a British £1 note at the time of its withdrawal from circulation? Green 4. On the front of the album ‘Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’, the word ‘Beatles’ is spelled out …