General Knowledge Quiz.
1. What is the largest planet in our solar system? A Saturn B Jupiter C Neptune D Uranus 2. In which ship did Drake circumnavigate the world in 1577-80? A The Mayflower B Golden Hind C Baby Genoa D Elizabeth Royal 3. Which Elton John song was rewritten for Princess Diana's funeral? A Feather on the Breeze B Made in England C The Circle of Life D Candle in the Wind 4. Which American golfer, who did much to popularise the sport, won the Open Championship in 1961 and 1962? A Jack Nicklaus B Sandy Lyle C Arnold Palmer D Tony Jacklin 5. Of which state of Australia is Sydney the capital? A Victoria B Northern Territory C New South Wales D Queensland 6. Kendrick Lamar and SZA's hit All the Stars features on the soundtrack of which recent movie? A Avengers: Infinity War B Ready Player One C Deadpool 2 D Black Panther 7. What was the name of Inspector Gadget's neice in the cartoon? A Lisa B Betty C Millie D Penny 8. By what name is the plant Brassica rapa, cultivated for its edible root, better known? A Mustard B Turnip C Parsnip D Carrot 9. What was the CB handle for Kris Kristofferson's truck-driving character in the film Convoy? A Rubber Duck B Mickey Mouse C White Rat D Love Machine 10. Who shot Lee Harvey Oswald, the alleged killer of President Kennedy in 1963? A Jack Ruby B Jack Diamond C Jack Silver D Jack Brass 11. What is the capital of Denmark? A Copenhagen B Stockholm C Bergen D Oslo 12. On which date was Channel 5 launched? A March 30th 1998 B March 30th 1995 C March 30th 1996 D March 30th 1997 13. Which secret organisation led a revolt against the British colonial government in Kenya? A Moo Moo B Mau Mau C Maori D Mara Mara 14. The Peso is the national currency of which country? A Chile B America C Denmark D Finland 15. Which British monarch was known as the Virgin Queen? A Victoria I B Elizabeth I C Elizabeth II D MaryI
Kendrick Lamar See Question 6.
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|Publication:||Manchester Evening News (Manchester, United Kingdom)|
|Date:||Jun 9, 2018|
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