QUIZ

General Knowledge

UK Geography, Guiness World Records, UK History, Culture & Family Fortunes
5 Sections, 25 Questions and 37 Points up for grabs


Name the County Town of Cheshire


01

01 Chester


Name the County Town of Cumbria


02

02 Carlisle


Name the County Town of Derbyshire


03

03 Matlock


Name the County Town of Cornwall


04

04 Truro


Name the County Towns of the 3 Yorkshire Ridings
North, East & West
Clue, one of the towns names is in part of the question


05

05 Northallerton, Beverley, Wakefield


Which is the best-selling single worldwide
a) White Christmas - Bing Crosby
b) Do They Know It’s Christmas - Band Aid
c) Careless Whisper - George Michael


06

06 A - White Christmas - Bing Crosby


The most amount of Big Macs consumed by one person in a lifetime is…
a) 12,543
b) 28,788
c) 44,218


07

07 B - 28,788


What is the highest grossing movie at the global box office?
a) Avatar
b) Avengers: Endgame
c) Titanic


08

08 B - Avengers Endgame


What is the largest gathering of Elvis impersonators?
a) 895
b) 3,526
c) 20,789


09

09 A - 895


What is the most expensive man-made object?
a) Burj Khalifa
b) Large Hadron Collider
c) International Space Station


10

10 C - International Space Station


What was the personal motto of Queen Elizabeth I?
a) I see but I say nothing
b) I see dead people
c) I’ve got 99 problems but Sir Walter Raleigh ain’t one


11

11 A - I See But I Say Nothing


Which legendary brothers led the Anglo-Saxon invasion of Britain in the 5th century?
a) Mario and Luigi
b) Phats and Small
c) Hengist and Horsa


12

12 C - Hengist And Horsa


What happened at The Battle of Waterloo?
a) Napoleon beat Wellington
b) Wellington beat Napoleon
c) A queue for a train toilet turned to violence


13

13 B - Wellington Beat Napoleon


How long did Queen Victoria reign for?
a) Over 40 years
b) Over 50 years
c) Over 60 years


14

14 C - Over 60 Years


Who was Henry VIII's first wife?
a) Catherine Howard
b) Catherine of Aragon
c) Catherine Parr


15

15 B - Catherine Of Aragon


Name the Famous painting by filling in the missing word
The Night .....
Rembrandt


16

16 The Night Watch


Name the Famous painting by filling in the missing word
The Creation Of .....
Michelangelo


17

17 The Creation Of Adam


Name the Famous painting by filling in the missing word
The Girl With A Pearl .....
Johannes Vermeer


18

18 The Girl With A Pearl Earring


Name the Famous painting by filling in the missing word
The Starry .....
Vincent van Gogh


19

19 The Starry Night


Name the Famous painting by filling in the missing word
The Hay .....
John Constable


20

20 The Hay Wain


Family Fortunes
Name an animal you can’t fit in a mini


21

21 3 Points Elephant, 2 Points Giraffe, 1 Point Blue Whale


Family Fortunes
Name something people are chased by in the movies


22

22 3 Points Zombies, 2 Points Cars, 1 Point Police


Family Fortunes
Name a famous scientist


23

23 3 Points Einstein, 2 Points Curie, 1 Point Newton


Family Fortunes
Name a King of England
I need the Regal Number as well not just a name


24

24 3 Points Henry VIII, 2 Points Richard III, 1 Point James I


Family Fortunes
Name a place where you aren’t allowed to touch anything


25

25 3 Points Museum, 2 Points Art Gallery, 1 Point China Shop

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