Easier General Knowledge 73 - Answers

Published: Wednesday 10th October 2018A free general knowledge quiz for those who don't like their quizzes too difficult.
  1. In which sport did Charlotte Edwards captain the England national team? (Women's) Cricket.
  2. What is the SI unit of time? Second.
  3. Which group scored an UK number one in 1979 with "YMCA"? Village People.
  4. Which superhero was played by Benedict Cumberbatch in a 2016 movie? Dr Strange.
  5. According to the proverb, where do all roads lead to? Rome.
  6. In which London park would you find The Serpentine? Hyde Park.
  7. Who wrote the plays, "The Cherry Orchard" and "Uncle Vanya"? Anton Chekov.
  8. The signing of which treaty brought the First World War to an end? Versailles.
  9. What name is given to the clarified butter commonly used in Asian cuisine? Ghee.
  10. What is the home of a squirrel named? A Drey.
  11. In the TV series, who was Yogi Bear's best friend? Boo-Boo.
  12. By what name is Formosa now known? Taiwan.
  13. Who is the lead singer of The Rolling Stones? Mick Jagger.
  14. What was the nickname of snooker player Alex Higgins? Hurricane.
  15. Which three countries make up the area of Europe known as Benelux? Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg.
  16. What was the name of Dorothy's dog in "The Wizard of Oz"? Toto.
  17. What is a barometer used to measure? Air pressure.
  18. How many pints are there in seven gallons? Fifty-Six.
  19. In which US State would you find The Everglades? Florida.
  20. In which sport was Sonje Henie a triple Olympic gold medallist? Ice Skating.

2 Comments

  1. Lawrence Farley says:

    Q8 Weren’t there several treaties that brought WW1 to a close?

  2. Mark says:

    Yes, perhaps wording as ‘Which was the most important of the treaties that brought WWI to an end’

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