Quiz Number 1
A general knowledge quiz with questions to suit all the family. To view the answers just move your mouse over the answer boxes, but no cheating!!
  1. Which regiment of the British army is nicknamed Sappers?
    Royal Engineers
  2. What IQ score represents average intelligence?
    100
  3. Which "men" used to perform with Ken Dodd?
    Diddymen
  4. Which day of the week is named after the moon?
    Monday
  5. Which of Robin Hood's merry men was a wandering minstrel?
    Alan a Dale
  6. Which John was the Labour party leader prior to Tony Blair?
    John Smith
  7. Which organisation was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize in 1977?
    Amnesty International
  8. How many OLD pennies were there in a pound sterling?
    240
  9. What is the name of Postman Pat's cat?
    Jess
  10. What colour is a sapphire?
    Blue
  11. In which city are the headquarters of UNESCO?
    Paris
  12. In which city are the Spanish Riding School based?
    Vienna
  13. According to the Bible where was Cain sent after killing Abel?
    The Land of Nod
  14. What title is given to the wife of an Earl?
    Countess
  15. What is the predominant colour of the mineral Malachite?
    Green
  16. Which is the largest castle in Wales?
    Caerphilly
  17. Which spacecraft was commanded by Steve Zodiac?
    Fireball XL5
  18. Which cartoon character has an arch-enemy called Bluto?
    Popeye
  19. In which US city was Martin Luther King assassinated?
    Memphis
  20. Which old time entertainer was famous for his ukulele playing?
    George Formby