Easier General Knowledge 22 - Answers

Published: Wednesday 23rd September 2015
  1. Which Canadian city is famous for it's stampede? Calgary.
  2. What was the name of Michael Jackson's chimpanzee? Bubbles.
  3. What fruit is often known as the "Love Apple"? Tomato.
  4. What animal is carved in the handle of Mary Poppins' umbrella? Parrot.
  5. Which is the higher hand in poker a full house or a flush? Full House.
  6. Who played Edward Scissorhands in the movie of the same name? Johnny Depp.
  7. What do you add to a martini to make it "Dirty"? Olive or Olive Juice.
  8. Where in the body are the stapes? Ear.
  9. What was Disney's first full length animated feature? Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs.
  10. What type of creature is a Barbel? Fish.
  11. What is the official language of Egypt? Arabic.
  12. What game is played with 144 tiles featuring winds, seasons and flowers? Mah Jong.
  13. Which Hong Kong born actor starred in the Rush Hour series of movies? Jackie Chan.
  14. What form of transport was developed by the Montgolfier Brothers? Hot Air Ballooning.
  15. Of which country was Bob Hawke Prime Minister from 1983 to 1991? Australia.
  16. Which of the seven wonders of the ancient world was located south of modern Baghdad? Hanging gardens of Babylon.
  17. In the food dish to what does the word Sushi refer? Rice.
  18. What is the name for the study of plants? Botany.
  19. Which cathedral overlooks Red Square in Moscow? St. Basil's.
  20. What is the most northerly capital city in the world? Reykjavik.

4 Comments

  1. steve says:

    Q.14 should read Montgolfier Brothers

  2. Babs says:

    Keep em comin . In our seventies Keepin our brain tickin over

  3. ALAN BALL says:

    love it moore please .

  4. Simon B says:

    Re. Q7 adding an olive or olive juice to a martini does not make it dirty. Adding brine from a jar of olives does.
    Otherwise, great quiz, as ever.

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