quiz pic

General Trivia 50 Quiz

20 for the 50th (enjoy) 20 Questions.

 
Created by:
Roy
Played: 115 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
4 stars
4.0 out of 5, based on 27 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1
Question 1 Photo

Which North African country has the longest Mediterranean coastline?

  • Tunisia
  • Libya
  • Egypt
  • Morocco

2
Question 2 Photo

Who was the British monarch at the time of The Gunpowder Plot of 1605?......

  • James I
  • Charles I
  • James II
  • Elizabeth I

3
Question 3 Photo

What profession would use a 'Hot Plonker'?

  • Tailor
  • Cobbler
  • Cooper
  • Carpenter

4
Question 4 Photo

Which rear leg does a cat move at the same time as its left front leg?

  • Right
  • Left
  • ????
  • ????

5
Question 5 Photo

What birthday would Marilyn Monroe be celebrating in 2016 if she were still alive?

  • 100th
  • 90th
  • 95th
  • 85th

6
Question 6 Photo

What famous sports ground is located in St Johns Wood London?

  • Twickenham Rugby Stadium
  • Wembley Stadium
  • Lords Cricket Ground
  • Olympic Stadium

7
Question 7 Photo

What kind of fruit are Arkansas Black, Rome Beauties and Baldwins?

  • Grapes
  • Pears
  • Oranges
  • Apples

8
Question 8 Photo

In which US state does El Paso look out over the Rio Grande?

  • Texas
  • Louisiana
  • Indiana
  • California

9
Question 9 Photo

What is produced from a human's lachrymal glands?

  • Sweat
  • Tears
  • Blood
  • Semen

10
Question 10 Photo

At which port did the Romans build Britain's first lighthouse?

  • Felixstowe
  • Southampton
  • Dover
  • Boston

11
Question 11 Photo

What was Elvis Presley's first film (1956)?

  • G.I. Blues
  • Blue Hawaii
  • Love Me Tender
  • Kissin' Cousins

12
Question 12 Photo

What is the 18th letter of the alphabet? (Upper case)

Type in the correct answer

13
Question 13 Photo

What did 'pessimist' Hyman L Lipman do in 1858?

  • Invent seat belts for trains
  • Invent bicycle tyre pump
  • Add a rubber to a pencil
  • Make first fire extinguisher

14
Question 14 Photo

Where would you 'ride a cock horse to' and 'see a fine lady on a white horse' in the rhyme?

  • Blaydon Races
  • Banbury Cross
  • Epsom Derby
  • Coventry

15
Question 15 Photo

Who is Stevie Wonders 1981 song 'Happy Birthday' a tribute to?

  • Martin Luther King
  • Malcolm X
  • JFK
  • Marvin Gaye

16
Question 16 Photo

What part of their attire did cowboys call 'Pot hooks'?

  • Hats
  • Chaps
  • Boots
  • Spurs

17
Question 17 Photo

On which British Street would you find The Scott Monument?

  • Sauchiehall Street Glasgow
  • Regent Street London
  • Princes Street Edinburgh
  • Broad Street Birmingham

18
Question 18 Photo

What is Geothermal energy obtained from?

  • Water
  • The Earth
  • Plutonium
  • The Sun

19
Question 19 Photo

Who appeared on the rear of a twenty pound note with William Shakespeare between 1970 & 1991?

  • Hamlet
  • Henry V
  • King Lear
  • Romeo and Juliet

20
Question 20 Photo

What was Charlotte Brew the first woman to do in 1977?

  • Ride in The Grand National
  • Ride in The Epsom Derby
  • Ride round the world on a Horse
  • Clear a 8ft wall in show jumping

 

Header

Message

Close