Richard’s Community Fun “Pub Quiz” – Week 28
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 – Name the TV shows – no prizes for the link between them
- The 10 most spoken languages in the EU
[These are the languages spoken by most people in the EU, both as their mother tongue, and as additional languages that they have learnt, according to the website languageknowledge.eu.]
- Top 10 Jacket potato fillings
[From a survey by some market research company, no detail about the number of people questioned.]
Round 3 General Knowledge
1 Triton orbits which planet?
2 Shinzo Abe is the prime minister of which country?
3 Which prime minister was made Earl of Beaconsfield by Queen Victoria?
4 What is the vehicle registration code of Germany?
5 Bridge on the River Kwai was directed by who?
6 Bering Strait separates the USA from which country?
7 Which vegetable is normally used to make pasta green?
8 In the nursery rhyme, who killed Cock Robin?
9 In the UK what is the background colour for road signs that indicate a tourist attraction?
10 Brian Jones plays which Asian instrument on Paint it Black?
11 Which motorway links Glasgow and Edinburgh?
12 Bill Clinton was governor of which state before he became President?
13 Who is the Roman equivalent of the Greek god Zeus?
14 ‘Nobody does it better’ is the theme song to which Bond film?
15 Highest mountain in North America?
16 Where was the sitcom Only Fools and Horses based?
17 Which leaf is traditionally used to relieve the pain from a nettle?
18 Annie Leibovitz is best known for which art form?
19 Elinor and Marianne Dashwood are characters in which Jane Austen novel?
20 Which is Europe’s busiest port?