Fiendish Quiz 4
A general knowledge quiz of a more challenging nature. To view the answers roll your mouse over the answer boxes.
  1. What does Goat Island divide into two?
    Niagara Falls.
  2. What is a funambulist?
    Tight rope walker.
  3. In Cockney rhyming slang, what are Hampsteads?
    Teeth (Hampstead Heath)
  4. Who played the role of Eccles in "The Goon Show"?
    Spike Milligan.
  5. In the USA, what name is given to a tramp?
    Hobo.
  6. What is the main ingredient of the Greek dish hummus?
    Chickpeas.
  7. How many legs does a lobster have?
    Ten.
  8. On which radio frequency did Radio Luxembourg transmit in the UK?
    208m.
  9. What is the Atomic Number of Magnesium?
    12.
  10. What was the Papal name of the only English Pope?
    Adrian IV.
  11. On which of the Hawaiian Islands is Pearl Harbour?
    Oahu.
  12. On which island did Robert Graves spend much of his life?
    Majorca.
  13. On what date is ANZAC Day commemorated in Australia and New Zealand?
    April 25th.
  14. In which year was the Social Democrat party founded in the UK?
    1981.
  15. Which stretch of water separates India and Sri Lanka?
    Palk Strait.
  16. How many hearts does an earth worm have?
    Five.
  17. How many laps of an athletic track does a 10,000 metre runner complete?
    Twenty Five.
  18. What profession gets its name from the Latin for Lead?
    Plumbers.
  19. In the National Lottery, which colour has the fewest balls?
    White.
  20. What illness is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus?
    Glandular Fever.