Quiz Number 4

Published: Wednesday 25th November 2009
  1. What bridge connects Dawes Point to Milson's Point?
  2. What are members of the Unification Church commonly known as?
  3. How does one join "The Shuttlecock Club" in winter sports?
  4. Which cities do the following airports serve? (i) Dulles (ii) Leonardo Di Vinci (iii) George Best (iv) Kingsford Smith (v) O'Hare
  5. What breed of farmyard animal is a Khaki Campbell?
  6. Which animated character did Gene Kelly dance with in the film "Anchors Aweigh"?
  7. Who was the first woman in space?
  8. Which city is the setting for the 1950s' musical, Kismet?
  9. Which car manufacturers produced the following models? (i) Corsa (ii) Sirocco (iii) Anglia (iv) Fiorano (v)Strada
  10. What is converted to alcohol during the brewing process?
  11. In the film "The Third Man",what character does Orson Welles play?
  12. Which two countries joined the European Community with the UK in 1973?
  13. The Polish port of Gdansk was formerly known in the UK by what name?
  14. What bird can swim but not fly?
  15. What types of animals can be described using these adjectives? (i) Feline (ii) Bovine (iii) Ovine (iv) Ursine (v) Lapine
  16. Which jazz band leader was known as the King of Swing?
  17. What creatures do the Galapogos Islands take their name from?
  18. The War of the Roses was fought between which two Royal Houses of England?
  19. Gorgonzola cheese originates from which country?
  20. What items would the following collectors collect? (i) Bibliophile (ii) Lepidopterist (iii) Philographist (iv) Numismatist (v) Oologist
  21. Who commanded the Nautius in Jules Verne's classic novel,"20,000 Leagues Under the Sea"?
  22. Which 20th Century poet wrote "A Child's Christmas in Wales"?
  23. Which musical instrument did Karen Carpenter play?
  24. Which capital cities do the following rivers flow through? (i) Potomac (ii) Han (iii) Spree (iv) Liffey (v)Tagus
  25. The classic horse race "The Saint Ledger" is run at which UK race course?
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  1. Mark Shere says:

    Q 21. The ship is the Nautilus.

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