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2016 Quiz – Round 7 – General Knowledge

2016 Pub Quiz Questions – General Knowledge questions based on the events of the year. 1. Which musical, based on a 2005 film starring Judi Dench and Bob Hoskins, opened a run at the Noel Coward Theatre in February? Mrs Henderson Presents 2. Who came second to Hillary Clinton in the race to become the …

Quiz 116 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. After whom was the Teddy Bear named? President Theodore Roosevelt 2. How many spots are there on twelve dice? 252 (21 spots on one die, 21×12=252) 3. Which evil mythological creature was part woman and part bird, having a human face and a bird’s wings and claws? Harpy 4. What is the national flower …

Quiz 117 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. In terms of area, which island is the largest in the Mediterranean Sea? Sicily 2. In which country is ‘Barsac’ wine produced? France 3. How many long triangles are there in total on a backgammon board? 24 4. How many permanently inhabited Channel Islands are there? 8 (Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, Herm, Jethou, Lihou …

Quiz 118 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. On the 6th February 2017 Queen Elizabeth II became the first British monarch to reach which jubilee? (Gemstone required, not number of years) Sapphire 2. To which country do the Faroe Islands belong? Denmark 3. What is the name of Ben Affleck’s younger brother, who is also an actor? Casey Affleck 4. How many …

Quiz 119 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Of which British band is Tom Chaplin the lead singer? Keane 2. ‘Thicken’ is an anagram of which other word? Kitchen 3. Which American novelist’s works include ‘A Perfect Stranger’, ‘Fine Things’ and ‘Family Ties’? Danielle Steel 4. What was the name of the boy whose toys came alive in the ‘Toy Story’ films? …

Quiz 120 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What colour is Coventry Street on a UK Monopoly board? Yellow 2. ‘The Laughing Cavalier’ is a 1624 Baroque portrait by which Dutch painter? Frans Hals 3.How many players are there on an American football team? Eleven 4. Which has the greater land mass, North Korea or South Korea? North Korea (46,540 square miles …

Quiz 121 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Which river, the second longest in Scotland, flows through Glasgow? River Clyde 2. Which is the closest prime number to 100? 101 3. Which news and social networking service was founded by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone and Evan Williams? Twitter 4. Which English composer’s works include ‘The Enigma Variations’ and the ‘Pomp …