Q1 By which decree of 1598 did Henry 4th of France grant religious freedom to the Huguenots ?
Q2 Which author did Anthony Hopkins portray in the 1993 film Shadowlands ?
Q3 Which political party was formed by James Goldsmith in order to fight the 1997 General Election ?
Q4 Which English League football team plays at Field Mill ?
Q5 In which US state capital is the Formula 1 Circuit of the Americas ?
Q6 Still performing in her 80’s , who was the 1st British woman to win a Grammy ?
Q7 Who wrote the words for the Christmas Carol ‘ Hark the Herald Angels sing ‘ ?
Q8 What can be bought either singly or in sets , in the Staunton design ?
Q9 Which Liberal Chancellor introduced old age pensions in the People’s Budget in 1909 ?
Q10 Which Plantagenet King spent only several months of his 10 year reign in England ?
Q11 Name the character played by Harvey Keitel in the Direct Line advert ?
Q12 A bottle bearing the Bass red triangle appeared in an 1882 painting ‘ A bar at the Folies Bergere ‘ by which artist ?
Q13 Which actor voiced the recorded commentary for 2017’s Kynren shows ?
Q14 In the USA they use the term ‘ beltway ‘ , what is the equivalent in the UK ?
Q15 Which French composer wrote The Carnival of the Animals ?
Q16 At its greatest extent each year , Tonle Sap lake makes up 1/10th of the area of which southeast Asian country ?
Q17 What is measured on the Fujita scale ?
Q18 Clair Grogan was the lead singer of which pop group from 1975-1987 ?
Q19 Which confectionary product had the advertising slogan ‘ the taste of paradise’ ?
Q20 Which car manufacturer markets the Carens and Soul models ?
Q21 Which part of the body is referred to by the medical adjective Cubital ?
Q22 Who was on the English throne in the year 1400 ?
Q23 Cape Farewell is the southernmost point of which large island ?
Q24 The Indian Premier League cricket team the Kolkata Knight Riders play their home games at which stadium ?
ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS A
Q1 Edict of Nantes
Q3 Referendum Party
Q4 Mansfield Town
Q5 Austin , Texas
Q6 Petula Clark
Q7 Charles Wesley
Q8 Chessmen ( or Chess Pieces to keep the PC mob happy )
Q9 David Lloyd George
Q10 Richard 1st
Q11 Winston Wolf
Q13 Kevin Whately
Q14 Ring Road
Q15 Camille Saint-Saens
Q17 ( intensity of ) Tornados
Q18 Altered Images
Q22 Henry 4th
Q24 Eden Gardens
Q1 Which English League football team plays at the Priestfield Stadium ?
Q2 Which political party was founded by Robert Kilroy-Silk in 2005 after he left UKIP ?
Q3 Which author was played by Nicole Kidman in the 2002 film The Hours ?
Q4 Against which country did England fight The War of Jenkin’s Ear ?
Q5 Which Venetian gold coin gave it’s name to a decorative item often seen on clothing ?
Q6 Who composed the music for Hark the Herald Angels sing ?
Q7 Which Hollywood star has received 12 Oscar nominations , the most of any male actor ?
Q8 What is the number of the Manhattan thoroughfare which is known as The Avenue Of the Americas ?
Q9 The trademark registration act was passed in 1875 . The 1st UK registered trademark was registered in 1876 by which drinks company ?
Q10 By what colour was Harvey Keitel known in the Tarentino film Reservoir Dogs ?
Q11 Which 14th Century English Plantagenet King is credited with changing the language of the court from French to English ?
Q12 Which Conservative Chancellor introduced the Widows , Orphans and Old Age Pensions act of 1925 ?
Q13 Lake Sevan makes up approximately 1/6th of the total area of which ex-Soviet state ?
Q14 Which French composer wrote the symphonic poem The Sorcerer’s Apprentice ?
Q15 In the USA they use the term ‘ median strip’ , what is the UK equivalent ?
Q16 Prince Harry and Megan Markle are both descended from Sir Ralph Bowes . Which lost North East castle did he call home ?
Q17 Which car manufacturer markets the Duster and Sandero models ?
Q18 What men’s grooming product had the advertising slogan ‘Splash it all over ‘ ?
Q19 Who has been the lead singer of the pop group T’Pau since 1986 ?
Q20 What is measured on the Stanford-Binet scale ?
Q21 The Australian Big Bash cricket team the Perth Scorchers play their home games at which stadium?
Q22 Cap-Vert , the westernmost point of mainland Africa is located in which country ?
Q23 Who was on the English throne in the year 1300 ?
Q24 Which part of the body is referred to by the medical adjective carpal ?
ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS B
Q3 Virginia Woolf
Q7 Jack Nicholson
Q8 Sixth Avenue
Q9 Bass ( Red Triangle )
Q10 Mr White
Q11 Edward 3rd
Q12 Winston Churchill
Q14 Paul Dukas
Q15 Central Reservation
Q16 Streatlam Castle
Q19 Carol Decker
Q21 The WACA
Q23 Edward 1st
Q1 Which of the 7 Scottish cities is last alphabetically ?
A . Stirling
Q2 What is the only property on a Monopoly board that contains all the letters of Monopoly ?
A . Electric Company
Q3 What is the most popular game played in nudist camps ?
Q4 Which 2 countries contested the first international cricket match ?
A . Canada and the USA
Q5 Which rock ‘n’ roll band paid to light up Prague Castle ?
A . The Rolling Stones
Q6 Name the woman who has the most statues named after her ?
A . The Virgin Mary
Q7 What fast food company has a customary meal eaten in Japan on Christmas Day ?
A . KFC
Q8 In what sport might you adopt the egg position ?
A . Skiing