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Bridges Quiz

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London Bridge was sold in 1962 to an American entrepreneur, and moved to which American state?

  • Utah
  • Texas
  • Arizona
  • Wyoming

Question 2 Photo

In which country would you find the longest suspension bridge in the world?

  • Japan
  • China
  • USA
  • Sweden

Question 3 Photo

Who directed the 1957 movie "Bridge Over The River Kwai"?

  • Carol Read
  • David Lean
  • John Boorman
  • Mike Leigh

Question 4 Photo

What is the name of the famous bridge that crosses the Grand Canal in Venice, with shops up each side covered by a portico?

  • Bridge of Sighs
  • Ponte Degli Scalzi
  • Ponte della Constituzione
  • Rialto Bridge

Question 5 Photo

Which French impressionist painter produced 18 views of a lily pond in 1899, many of which featured a wooden bridge?

  • Edgar Degas
  • Edouard Manet
  • Claude Monet
  • Paul Gaugin

Question 6 Photo

In which TV programme of the 1970s would you find a cook called Mrs Bridges?

  • Vanity Fair
  • Poldark
  • The Onedin Line
  • Upstairs, Downstairs

Question 7 Photo

Isambard Kingdom Brunel built a bridge across the Thames with the flattest arches in the world for the Great Western Railway. Near which town does it cross the river?

  • Maidenhead
  • Reading
  • Windsor
  • Abingdon

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Who designed the Millennium Bridge in London, which closed two days after it opened in 2000 because of significant sideways movement?

  • William Joseph Haywood
  • Sir Norman Foster
  • Michael Hopkins
  • Richard Rogers

Question 9 Photo

Who directed and starred alongside Meryl Streep in the 1995 movie, "The Bridges Of Madison County"?

  • Quentin Tarantino
  • John Cassavetes
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Terence Davies

Question 10 Photo

What is the name of the bridge that links Denmark with Sweden and was opened in the year 2000?

  • Oland Bridge
  • Igeltsa Bidge
  • Uddevalla Bridge
  • Oresund Bridge