quiz pic

General Knowledge Quiz #287

Questions, factoids and new things to learn! 10 Questions.

 
Created by:
TheQuiz
Played: 67 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
4 stars
3.7 out of 5, based on 11 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1
Question 1 Photo

A sitatunga is what type of animal?

  • Antelope
  • Tiger
  • Horse
  • Lion

2
Question 2 Photo

A Clifden Nonpareil is what type of creature?

  • Cicada
  • Frog
  • Moth
  • Butterfly

3
Question 3 Photo

Robin and Giles are the sons of which British Prime Minister?

  • Tony Blair
  • Harold Wilson
  • Arthur Balfour
  • John Major

4
Question 4 Photo

Which two colour balls were introduced into the game of ''Snooker Plus'' in 1959?

  • Purple and Orange
  • Green and Blue
  • Red and Blue
  • Yellow and Green

5
Question 5 Photo

The Heidelberg School was a 19th Century Impressionist art movement in which country?

  • Indonesia
  • Sweden
  • Australia
  • Germany

6
Question 6 Photo

What is the study of lakes and other bodies of freshwater?

  • Limnology
  • Apiology
  • Gemology
  • Nephrology

7
Question 7 Photo

What is the name of Hamlet's best friend in the Shakespeare play ''Hamlet''?

  • Laertes
  • Claudius
  • Horatio
  • Polonius

8
Question 8 Photo

Who wrote the novel ''One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest''?

  • Ken Kesey
  • Julian Barnes
  • Alan Cowell
  • Mo Hayder

9
Question 9 Photo

In the 1965 film ''Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines'', how much is the prize money, in pounds sterling, for the fastest flight from London to Paris?

  • 10,000
  • 20,000
  • 40,000
  • 80,000

10
Question 10 Photo

''Fraxinus excelsior'' is the Latin name for which tree?

  • Ash
  • Tupelo
  • Chestnut
  • Oak

 

Header

Message

Close