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Quiz 47 – Round 4 – The World

Can you identify these famous world airports by their IATA (International Air Transport Association) code? 1. LAX Los Angeles. California 2. BHX Birmingham, UK 3. MAD Madrid, Spain 4. CDG Charles de Gaulle Airport, Paris, France 5. PEK Beijing, China 6. LHR Heathrow, London 7. DFW Dallas Fort Worth, Texas 8. SYD Sydney, Australia 9. …

Quiz 50 – Round 6 – Geography

This round is all about borders. We will give you a list of countries. You need to give the name of the country which borders all of those in the list. We will list every country it borders in the question. We will not list any seas that it may border. 1. Germany, Czech Republic, …

Quiz 52 – Round 3 – The World

1. Which three colours are on the flag of Chile? Red, white and blue (two horizontal bands- the bottom one red, the top one split between plain white and a blue square (left side) with a white star within) 2. What is the capital city of Greenland? Nuuk 3. Alaska is the largest state in …

Quiz 55 – Round 6 – The World

This round is all about Roman place names within Britain. What is the current day name for this town, city of country? 1. Caledonia Scotland 2. Lutonium Luton 3. Dubris Dover 4. Mamucium Manchester 5. Hibernia Ireland 6. Eboracum York 7. Londinium London 8. Glevum Gloucester 9. Lindum Lincoln 10. Hortonium Halifax   Quiz 55 …

Quiz 57 – Round 5 – The World

1. In which modern-day country would you find the ruins of the ancient city of Babylon? Iraq 2. Which famous ‘coast’ was partly incorporated into Nicaragua in 1894 with the remaining part being given to Honduras is 1960? The Mosquito Coast 3. The Space Needle is an observation tower in which city in the U.S.A.? …

Quiz 59 – Round 2 – Americanisms

1. In England the ‘Where’s Wally?’ book series is very successful – who do they search for in the USA? Waldo 2. In the UK one would attach braces to a pair of trousers to hold them up – what would they use in America? Suspenders 3. What is the British English equivalent of zucchini? …

Quiz 58 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is a selection of blank maps of different countries in Europe. Which country is being shown? Picture Round 58 Picture Round PDF         1. Germany By Minestrone [Public domain or CC-BY-2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons 2. Luxembourg By Lennart Bolks [Public Domain], via Wikimedia Commons 3. Italy By …

Quiz 60 – Round 5 – The World

Which towns are the administrative centres of these English counties? 1. Somerset Taunton 2. Derbyshire Matlock 3. Devon Exeter 4. Kent Maidstone 5. Buckinghamshire Aylesbury 6. Shropshire Shrewsbury 7. Dorset Dorchester 8. Cheshire Chester 9. Cumbria Carlisle 10. Hampshire Winchester   Quiz 60 Round 5 The World         Similar Quizzes: Quiz 120 – Round …

Quiz 61 – Round 4 – The UK

On which motorways would you find these UK Motorway services? 1. Newport Pagnell  Services M1 2. Cherwell Valley Services M40 3. Ferrybridge Services M62 4. Sandbach Services M6 5. Rownhams Services M27 6. Birchanger Green Services M11 7. Pease Pottage Services M23 8. Stirling Services M9 9. Hopwood Park Services M42 10. Happendon Services M74   …

Quiz 63 – Round 3 – The World

1. Turku is the third largest city by population of which European country? Finland 2. In which U.S. state would you find the city of Gillette? Wyoming 3. What is the currency of Liechtenstein? Swiss Franc 4. What is the capital city of Paraguay? Asuncion 5. Which are the four largest of the Balearic Islands? …