Fiendish Quiz 5
A general knowledge quiz of a more challenging nature. To view the answers roll your mouse over the answer boxes.
  1. In which English county is Lingfield Park race course?
    Surrey.
  2. Which element is present in all organic compounds?
    Carbon.
  3. Who is the only British Prime Minister to have been assassinated?
    Spencer Perceval.
  4. What was a Sopwith Camel?
    Aeroplane.
  5. The water is which lake was formed by tears?
    Swan Lake.
  6. On a standard Monopoly board on how many squares can you build houses?
    Twenty Two.
  7. Which country was the World's largest producer of bananas in 2011?
    India.
  8. What is the most abundant metal in the Earth's crust?
    Aluminium.
  9. Which country was the first to use number plates on cars?
    France
  10. What is the principal grain used in malt whisky production?
    Barley.
  11. Who was Elizabeth Taylor's first husband?
    Nicky Hilton.
  12. In which body of water did the penal colony Devil's Island lie?
    Atlantic Ocean.
  13. What was the name of Britain's first test tube baby?
    Louise Brown.
  14. What is the last book of the Old Testament?
    Malachi.
  15. How many acres are there in a square mile?
    640.
  16. Of what is Pedology the study?
    Soil.
  17. What does an Aphyllous plant not have?
    Leaves
  18. What is the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet?
    Delta.
  19. Noi Boi airport serves which Asian capital city?
    Hanoi.
  20. What is the Dewey system used to classify?
    Library books.