quiz pic

A Challenging General Knowledge Quiz 11

Another 30 questions from subjects such as history,science,language, astronomy,cuisine,literat ure and more. 30 Questions.

 
Created by:
edoxus
Played: 127 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
5 stars
4.3 out of 5, based on 22 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1
Question 1 Photo

In L. M. Montgomery's book, where was Anne of Green Gables brought up?

  • Kensington
  • Neverland
  • Utopia
  • Avonlea

2
Question 2 Photo

How many kings of France were named Louis?

  • 16
  • 18
  • 20
  • 21

3
Question 3 Photo

"City Of Dreams" will be the second casino owned by James Packer to open in which European ex colony?

  • Goa, India
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Singapore
  • Macau, China

4
Question 4 Photo

Who is married to the Prince of Wales?

  • Anne
  • Diana
  • Sophie
  • Camilla

5
Question 5 Photo

Which of these countries has never hosted a Summer or Winter Olympics?

  • Greece
  • New Zealand
  • Finland
  • Australia

6
Question 6 Photo

The irregularity in the orbit of the planet Uranus led to what discovery?

  • Gravity was the force determining a planet's orbit
  • There was another planet, Neptune, nearby
  • Uranus had more than one moon
  • The sun did not appear to "set" on some planets

7
Question 7 Photo

What name is given by scholars to the first 6 books of the Old Testment of the Bible?

  • Originals
  • Hexateuch
  • Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Da Vinci Papers

8
Question 8 Photo

The ozone molecule is made up of three atoms of which gas?

  • Neon
  • Hydrogen
  • Oxygen
  • Xenon

9
Question 9 Photo

What was the sub-title of the book "The Snow Goose" by US writer Paul Gallico?

  • Three Friends, Together Forever
  • A Story of Dunkirk
  • Nature At Its Most Wild
  • One Man And A Dream

10
Question 10 Photo

The samba originated in which country?

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Mexico
  • Spain

11
Question 11 Photo

The Great Lakes are called Superior, Erie, Ontario and which other?

  • Wisconsin
  • Michigan
  • Illinois
  • Quebec

12
Question 12 Photo

According to the nursery rhyme, where did Peter Peter pumpkin eater keep his wife?

  • Pumpkin shell
  • A shed at the bottom of his garden
  • On a wall
  • In the land where the bong tree grows

13
Question 13 Photo

The first name of the First Lady of which US president was Elizabeth, known as "Betty"?

  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Richard Nixon
  • George H. Bush
  • Gerald Ford

14
Question 14 Photo

Which of these is the most recent series to be made starring David Jason?

  • Only Fools and Horses
  • The Darling Buds of May
  • A Touch of Frost
  • Open All Hours

15
Question 15 Photo

The US state of Alabama is known as what?

  • The Yellowhammer State
  • The Lone Star State
  • The Hawkeye State
  • The Golden State

16
Question 16 Photo

What nation's boat "Black Magic I" won five races to nil in the America's Cup in 1995?

  • England
  • Canada
  • Australia
  • New Zealand

17
Question 17 Photo

What is the name for an eagle's nest?

  • Summit
  • Highpoint
  • Egret
  • Eyrie

18
Question 18 Photo

Except for 1978, which team won every World Lacrosse Championship between 1967 and 2002?

  • England
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • USA

19
Question 19 Photo

What was the nickname of the British army regiment called the "8th King's Royal Irish Hussars"?

  • The Crossbelts
  • The Death or Glory Boys
  • The Green Horse
  • The Skins

20
Question 20 Photo

Haile Selassie was the ruler of which country?

  • Ethiopia
  • Egypt
  • Austria
  • Iran

21
Question 21 Photo

Who appeared in the films "Gigli", "Jersey Girl", "El Cantante" and "The Back-Up Plan"?

Type in the correct answer

22
Question 22 Photo

In what year did Germany officially reunify?

  • 1989
  • 1988
  • 1990
  • 1991

23
Question 23 Photo

Which river is most sacred to the Hindu religion?

  • Irrawaddy
  • Ganges
  • Mekong
  • Indus

24
Question 24 Photo

Most of the world's caviar comes from where?

  • North Sea
  • Black Sea
  • Aral Sea
  • Caspian Sea

25
Question 25 Photo

What is the next in this series: 1.0, 2.0, 2.10, 2.11 ...?

  • 3.1
  • 3.0
  • 2.12
  • 95

26
Question 26 Photo

Which of these is a region in Austria?

  • Norwich
  • Alsace
  • Tyrol
  • Bavaria

27
Question 27 Photo

Which of these is not one of the 4 kinds of bacteria?

  • Fungus
  • Bacillus
  • Coccus
  • Gladiolus

28
Question 28 Photo

Which of these actresses was born last?

  • Winona Ryder
  • Goldie Hawn
  • Christina Ricci
  • Lauren Bacall

29
Question 29 Photo

In 2003, which planet passed 55.76 million km from Earth, the closest since the Stone Age?

  • Mars
  • Mercury
  • Jupiter
  • Venus

30
Question 30 Photo

According to Greek mythology, who accompanied Jason on his journey to find the Golden Fleece?

  • Argonauts
  • Cosmonauts
  • Astronauts
  • Dreadnoughts

 

Header

Message

Close