quiz pic

Yet Another GK

More GK Type Quizzing 10 Questions.

 
Created by:
MarkPisces69
Played: 189 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
5 stars
4.0 out of 5, based on 30 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1

In its hunting dive, what is the fastest animal on the planet?

  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Sparrowhawk
  • Red-breasted Merganser

2

On which Mediterranean island are the resorts of Chania & Rethymnon?

  • Crete
  • Rhodes
  • Corfu

3

For which film did Ron Howard win the Oscar for Best Director in 2001?

  • Apollo 13
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • Backdraft

4

The U.S: The District of Columbia was created from land on either side of the Potomac river, which was part of Maryland & which other state?

  • West Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Pennsylvania

5

Which of the Halogens has the lowest atomic number (9)?

  • Fluorine
  • Astatine
  • Iodine

6

Located in the northeast Caribbean what is the smallest inhabited sea 'island' divided between 2 nations?

  • Turks and Caicos
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Martin

7

What was the colonial name of Malawi immediately before its independence in the early 1960s?

  • Basutoland
  • Gold Coast
  • Nyasaland

8

Jamie Reynolds is the lead singer with which band?

  • Manic Street Preachers
  • Klaxons
  • Franz Ferdinand

9

On which Mediterranean island are the towns of Zurrieq & Marsaxlokk?

  • Cyprus
  • Crete
  • Malta

10

At which 'battle' did Nelson put his telescope to his blind eye?

  • Trafalgar
  • The Nile
  • Copenhagen

 

Header

Message

Close