Quiz Number 29

Published: Wednesday 6th July 2011
  1. Blind Pew and Ben Gunn appear in which novel?
  2. How many men have walked on the moon?
  3. Which dessert was first created in Delmonico's restaurant in New York City in 1876?
  4. Who is said to have first used the term "mole" in reference to spying?
  5. Name the UK top ten hits from the following artists containing "Mary" in the title: [a] Ricky Nelson (1961), [b] Jimi Hendrix Experience (1967), [c] Wings (1972), [d] Danny Wilson (1988) and [e] SNAP (1990)
  6. After which British explorer is the channel between Tasmania and mainland Australia named?
  7. What is the name of the rabbit in Disney's "Bambi"?
  8. In which English county would you find the following castles, [a] Goodrich, [b] Leeds, [c] Bamburgh, [d] Dunster and [e] Barnard
  9. Who was the first person to appear on the cover of "Rolling Stone"?
  10. Who wrote the book "The Lost World"?
  11. Which THREE British racecourses begin with the letter 'P'?
  12. Which famous sporting personality has the first name ELDRICK?
  13. Where do the Greek Gods live?
  14. Apart from the band itself which SIX celebrities appear on the cover of the Paul McCartney and Wings album "Band on the Run"?
  15. In which country is the most Northerly point of the African continent?
  16. Which long running musical was based on the book "The Once and Future King" by T.H. White?
  17. Who was the Captain of the following vessels, [a] "The Black Pig", [b] "R.M.S. Titanic", [c] "The Pequod", [d] "The Black Pearl" and [e] "HMS Victory"
  18. Which driver won the Formula One championship in 1959,1960 and 1966?
  19. What is the main ingredient of the Greek dish HOUMOUS?
  20. In the novel by Boris Pasternak was the first name of Dr. Zhivago?
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