quiz pic

Trivia Quiz

A miscellany of quiz questions 15 Questions.

 
Created by:
Gledd
Played: 122 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
4 stars
3.3 out of 5, based on 11 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1

How many countries border Sudan?

  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

2

In a flame test, what colour indicates the presence of Potassium?

  • White
  • Crimson
  • Lilac
  • Orange

3

Who was the Spymaster General to Elizabeth I?

  • Walter Raleigh
  • Earl of Essex
  • Francis Walsingham
  • Christopher Hatton

4

A tax on what item was abolished in 1836?

  • Soap
  • Wallpaper
  • Candle
  • Beeswax

5

What is the name of a group of nine extinct volcanoes in Germany?

  • Hanoverian Candlepins
  • Thuringian Bowls
  • Bavarian Ninepins
  • Hessian Skittles

6

The 'Cords of Billroth' are located in which organ of the body?

  • Spleen
  • Pancreas
  • Gall bladder
  • Kidney

7

Which Indian city is nicknamed "The City of Pearls"?

  • Chennai
  • Jaipur
  • Hyderabad
  • Nashik

8

A 'Sabin' is a unit of measurement of what?

  • Radiation
  • Light
  • Heat
  • Sound Absorption

9

A 'couch' is the name given to the resting place of which animal?

  • Beaver
  • Squirrel
  • Bear
  • Otter

10

Which Russian playwright and writer wrote the one-act play called "On The Harmful Effects Of Tobacco"?

  • Pushkin
  • Tolstoy
  • Chekhov
  • Dostoevsky

11

Texas has the most counties with a total of 254. Which U.S. state comes next with a total of 159?

  • Maine
  • Georgia
  • Alabama
  • California

12

Associated with Scotland, on what day would a 'Carcake' be eaten?

  • Shrove Tuesday
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Sunday

13

Which of the following is a kind of Chinese tea?

  • Louchong
  • Kouchong
  • Gouchong
  • Pouchong

14

Who is the only person to be twice elected President of the Royal Academy of Arts?

  • Martin Archer Shee
  • Francis Grant
  • Benjamin West
  • James Wyatt

15

The 'Bunge' is the name of the Parliament of which African country?

  • Ghana
  • Zambia
  • Kenya
  • Togo

 

Header

Message

Close