Lockdown Quiz #11 08 Jun 2020

SANDBACH U3A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ NUMBER 11

1.Which Footballer has won the most caps playing for England?  

 

2. ONE GRAIN TANK   is an anagram of the name of which male singer?  

 

3.What is the derived SI unit of luminous intensity?  

 

4. Howler, Spider & Capuchin are all types of what creature?  

 

5. The National Trust Property Chartwell in Kent was the home of which family for over 40 years from 1922?
6. How many furlongs are there in a mile?  

 

7.In the popular TV Drama series, what is the surname of Doc Martin?  

 

8.In which American State would you find The Dollywood Theme Park?  

 

9.What is the main unit of currency in Thailand?  

 

10.Peter O’Toole portrayed which British Monarch in the 1968 Film: The Lion in Winter?
11.What was the codename for the Axis invasion of The Soviet Union in 1941?
12.Which former Liverpool & England Footballer is the current Manager of Glasgow Rangers?
13.The TV characters: Sidney Chambers, Harriet Finch & Billy Mayhew all share which profession?
14. Which river rises in South Africa & flows eastwards through Mozambique to the Indian Ocean?
15. Who is the current Secretary of State for Transport?  

 

16. Actor, David Neilson has played which character on Coronation Street for many years?  

 

17. What 3-word phrase is Cockney Rhyming Slang for feet?  

 

18. Diana Prince is the alter ego of which DC Comics Superhero?  

 

19.What were the character names of the two children in the 1964 Musical Film Mary Poppins?  

 

20.Which Mountain straddles the border between Switzerland & Italy?  

 

 

ANSWERS WILL BE CIRCULATED NEXT WEEK. KEEP SMILING, STAY ALERT & ENJOY!

JULIE CLARKE

Thought for the day;

The difference between an optimist & a pessimist is very droll; one sees the doughnut & the other the hole! (Anon)

SANDBACH U3A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ NUMBER 11

1.Which Footballer has won the most caps playing for England? PETER SHILTON

 

2. ONE GRAIN TANK   is an anagram of the name of which male singer? RONAN KEATING

 

3.What is the derived SI unit of luminous intensity? CANDELA

 

4. Howler, Spider & Capuchin are all types of what creature? MONKEY

 

5. The National Trust Property Chartwell in Kent was the home of which family for over 40 years from 1922? CHURCHILL
6. How many furlongs are there in a mile? 8

 

7.In the popular TV Drama series, what is the surname of Doc Martin? ELLINGHAM

 

8.In which American State would you find The Dollywood Theme Park? TENNESSEE

 

9.What is the main unit of currency in Thailand? BAHT

 

10.Peter O’Toole portrayed which British Monarch in the 1968 Film: The Lion in Winter? HENRY II
11.What was the codename for the Axis invasion of The Soviet Union in 1941? BARBAROSSA
12.Which former Liverpool & England Footballer is the current Manager of Glasgow Rangers? STEVEN GERRARD
13.The TV characters: Sidney Chambers, Harriet Finch & Billy Mayhew all share which profession? VICAR
14. Which river rises in South Africa & flows eastwards through Mozambique to the Indian Ocean? LIMPOPO
15. Who is the current Secretary of State for Transport? GRANT SHAPPS

 

16. Actor, David Neilson has played which character on Coronation Street for many years? ROY CROPPER

 

17. What 3-word phrase is Cockney Rhyming Slang for feet? PLATES OF MEAT

 

18. Diana Prince is the alter ego of which DC Comics Superhero? WONDER WOMAN

 

19.What were the character names of the two children in the 1964 Musical Film Mary Poppins? JANE & MICHAEL BANKS

 

20.Which Mountain straddles the border between Switzerland & Italy? MATTERHORN