Locked Down or Locked Up.

September 20th, 2020 by

During these days of varying amounts of “lock-down” I thought a puzzle sheet was called for. Featuring movies based in prison, some lockdown related music and books and some photos of some famous lock-ups, it should keep you occupied for a short while. Enjoy!

 

LOCKED DOWN or LOCKED UP 1          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

 

 

Novel Characters.

September 7th, 2020 by

Most of the best books have characters that come alive from the page and are truly memorable. Here are a selection of characters from famous novels, can you remember the books from which they come?

 

NOVEL CHARACTERS.          QUESTIONS.           ANSWERS.

Measure for Measure.

August 21st, 2020 by

The British are well known for having some very obscure units of weights and measures, but how many do you recognise? In this quiz all you have to do is to convert the given measurement to the old traditional unit.

 

MEASURE FOR MEASURE.          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

What’s It Called Now?

August 3rd, 2020 by

If you looked at an old atlas you may not be able to recognise many of the countries as so many of them have changed their names. In this quiz you have to name the countries from their old names. As always some are easy whereas others may prove a little more difficult.

 

WHAT’S IT CALLED NOW?          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

Wildflowers 1 – A picture quiz

July 18th, 2020 by

One of the few benefits of the recent covid lockdown were the long walks I was able to take around the lanes where I live. The hedgerows and fields were full of wild flowers and I thought it would make a good quiz to see how many you recognise. Here’s the first twelve.

 

WILDFLOWERS 1          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

10 Questions 55 Answers-3

June 29th, 2020 by

I quite like this type of quiz in which one answer is given to the first question, two for the second and so on. I have already posted a couple of these and they can be found HERE.

This new one I made for our local community during lockdown and it was received quite well, I hope you enjoy it as well.

 

10Q55A No.3          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

A ‘PAR’ Round.

June 19th, 2020 by

I’ve had lots of emails since lockdown began and amongst them have been some requests for more word quiz rounds, so here we go. In this quiz I give a definition of a word that begins with the letters PAR and you have to guess the word. To help I’ve also given the number of letters in each word. Hope you enjoy.

 

PAR ROUND.         QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

First Lines of 70’s Hits

June 12th, 2020 by

I had many requests to do more first line quizzes, so here’s one featuring UK number ones from the 1970s. To help in identification I’ve given the year in which they reached the top spot. I’m sure you will find some of these easy but there are some tough ones in there!!

 

FIRST LINES OF 70’s HITS.          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.  

Ken’s Fruit & Veg Quiz.

June 5th, 2020 by

Following the success of my chocolate bar quiz, I have had many requests from teachers and parents to publish a “More Healthy” option, so here it is. All you have to do is to identify the twenty fruits or vegetables that are photographed on the sheet. Most of them are fairly straightforward but you may find a couple of tricky ones. Good Luck!!

 

KENS FRUIT & VEG.           QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.

Nicknames of Monarchs.

May 29th, 2020 by

Throughout history Kings and Queens have been given nicknames, some recognising their role in life while others merely mock. Here are a selection of nicknames given to monarchs can you identify the King or Queen with which they are most associated? Just a hint – not all of them are English!!

 

MONARCHS NICKNAMES.          QUESTIONS.          ANSWERS.