General Knowledge Questions (63)

  1. What is TV's Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan's wife's first name?
  2. Cartagena is in which South American country?
  3. What was David Niven's occupation in the 1980 film Rough Cut?
  4. What type of creature is Junco?
  5. Which pope was the father of Cesare Borgia?
  6. Which show saw Cliff Richard's first TV appearance?
  7. Who was the first Roman Catholic US president?
  8. Toompea Castle is in which European city?
  9. Bitter Pit is a disease affecting which type of fruit?
  10. Tenzin Gyatso is better known by which name?
  11. Amsterdam Vallon and Bill the Butcher were characters in which 2002 film?
  12. The Battle of Belleau Wood was fought during which War?
  13. What is the name of each period into which play in a polo game is divided?
  14. Which Venetian artist painted the Three Ages of Man?
  15. Bright's disease affects which part of the human body?
  16. Which was the first European country to abolish slavery?
  17. How many episodes were made of the TV series M*A*S*H?
  18. What is the eleventh letter of the Greek alphabet?
  19. What is the projecting piece of a sundial called which shows the time by its shadow?
  20. Which author's epitaph is Steel True, Blade Straight?
  21. Which US presidents' faces are sculpted on Mount Rushmore?
  22. In which European city did composer Beethoven die?
  23. Phnom Penh is situated where the Bassac and Tonle Sap rivers join which other major river?
  24. What was the second 'Road' film starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby?
  25. Which chemical element has atomic number 12?
  26. If a person's birthday falls on December 1st, what is their star sign?
  27. What Latin term is added to a title retained on retirement by a holder of office such as a university professor?
  28. In the US what date is the Presidential Inauguration Day?
  29. In which year did food rationing end in Britain after the Second World War?
  30. Reunion Island is in which body of water?

General Knowledge Answers (63)

  1. What is TV's Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan's wife's first name? Ilusion
  2. Cartagena is in which South American country? Colombia
  3. What was David Niven's occupation in the 1980 film Rough Cut? Policeman
  4. What type of creature is Junco? Bird
  5. Which pope was the father of Cesare Borgia? Pope Alexander the Sixth
  6. Which show saw Cliff Richard's first TV appearance? Oh Boy! (1958 - he sang Move It.)
  7. Who was the first Roman Catholic US president? John F Kennedy (1961-63)
  8. Toompea Castle is in which European city? Tallin (Estonia)
  9. Bitter Pit is a disease affecting which type of fruit? Apples
  10. Tenzin Gyatso is better known by which name? The Dalai Lama (the fourteenth and current Dalai Lama as at 2009)
  11. Amsterdam Vallon and Bill the Butcher were characters in which 2002 film? Gangs of New York
  12. The Battle of Belleau Wood was fought during which War? World War One (in France, June 1918)
  13. What is the name of each period into which play in a polo game is divided? Chukka
  14. Which Venetian artist painted the Three Ages of Man? Titian
  15. Bright's disease affects which part of the human body? Kidneys
  16. Which was the first European country to abolish slavery? Denmark (1792)
  17. How many episodes were made of the TV series M*A*S*H? 251
  18. What is the eleventh letter of the Greek alphabet? Lambda
  19. What is the projecting piece of a sundial called which shows the time by its shadow? Gnomon
  20. Which author's epitaph is Steel True, Blade Straight? Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930)
  21. Which US presidents' faces are sculpted on Mount Rushmore? Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson
  22. In which European city did composer Beethoven die? Vienna (1827, aged 56)
  23. Phnom Penh is situated where the Bassac and Tonle Sap rivers join which other major river? The Mekong
  24. What was the second 'Road' film starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby? The Road to Zanzibar (1941)
  25. Which chemical element has atomic number 12? Magnesium
  26. If a person's birthday falls on December 1st, what is their star sign? Sagittarius
  27. What Latin term is added to a title retained on retirement by a holder of office such as a university professor? Emeritus
  28. In the US what date is the Presidential Inauguration Day? January 20th
  29. In which year did food rationing end in Britain after the Second World War? 1954 (4th July, midnight..)
  30. Reunion Island is in which body of water? Indian Ocean


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