Easier General Knowledge 48 - Answers

Published: Friday 21st April 2017
  1. Who wrote the play "Waiting for Godot"? Samuel Becket.
  2. In which English county is the port of Southampton? Hampshire.
  3. What is the larva of a frog called? Tadpole.
  4. What colour are the stars on the USA flag? White.
  5. Of what body of water is the Ligurian sea a part? Mediterranean Sea.
  6. In a game of snooker how many points are awarded for potting the pink ball? Six.
  7. What is the SI unit of distance? Metre.
  8. Into which body of water does the Mississippi River flow? The Gulf of Mexico.
  9. The Dutch football team Feyenoord plays it's home fixtures in which city? Rotterdam.
  10. Which organisation has the motto "Who Dares Wins"? The SAS.
  11. In computer terminology what does the acronym HTTP stand for? HyperText Transfer Protocol.
  12. In which musical would you hear the song "Ol' Man River"? Showboat.
  13. In comic books what is the real name of superhero Superman? Clark Kent (or Kal-El).
  14. In which European city is the Doge's Palace? Venice.
  15. Who wrote the novel "Northanger Abbey"? Jane Austen.
  16. In chess what is the alternative name for the castle? Rook.
  17. In Oliver Twist, what is the Artful Dodger's real name? Jack Dawkins.
  18. What name is given to the bottom number in a fraction? Denominator.
  19. In which National Park would you find the geyser "Old Faithful"? Yellowstone.
  20. The asteroid belt is located between which two planets? Mars and Jupiter.

2 Comments

  1. Del Boy says:

    Shouldn’t number 10 be Trotters Independant Traders?

  2. Babs says:

    Wow u caught us on a few today ken !!! Only got 11 right

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