Richard’s Community Fun “Pub Quiz” – Week 23
This month sees the return of Richard’s friendly ‘pub quiz’. It will be held in the garden at the Cwmdu Inn and social distancing and measures to keep you, the staff and volunteers safe.
Whilst our regular quiz has been cancelled over the past months Richard has, each week, prepared a shortened pub quiz for you do at home, amongst the householders or in virtual meetup challenges.
Round 1 – Cooked your books – name the people
- Name the 1st 10 signs of the zodiac and the constellations they are named after
Round 3 General Knowledge
1 In which 1980 Human League song does the lyrics start with “You were workin’ as a waitress in a cocktail bar” ?
2 In 1996 Arsen Wenger was appointed manager of which football club?
3 Heptagon has how many sides?
4 Young of a whale is called a what?
5 The Mesozoic era represents the age of the what?
6 Daiquiri is a cocktail from which country?
7 Barak Obama’s father was born in which country?
8 Slick Willie was the nickname of which president?
9 Sandringham estate is in which county?
10 Who was the original compare of Countdown?
11 Which composer was born in Saltzburg, Austria, in 1756?
12 Who was the Prime Minister at the time when England won the World Cup?
13 Which is the only US state beginning with “G” ?
14 According to the opening line of the Waste Land by TS Eliot what is the cruellest month?
15 What do you call a group of owls?
16 The Starry Night was painted by which artist?
17 How many faults does a competitor get if they knock a fence down in showjumping?
18 Which British scientist originated the theory of evolution based on natural selection?
19 Whose official residence is Lambeth Palace in London?
20 By what name is the comic book character of Oswald Cobblepot better known?