Lockdown Quiz #7 11 May 2020

SANDBACH U3A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ NUMBER 7

1.In Greek Mythology which Nymph fell in love with, & was spurned by, Narcissus?
2. The Turner Contemporary Art Gallery opened in 2011 in which seaside town?
3. What is the name of the character played by Jodie Comer in the TV Drama Killing Eve?
4. Which British author was born with the real name David Cornwell in 1931?  

 

5.In which British City might you find Temple Meads Railway Station, The Clifton Suspension Bridge & Brunel’s SS Great Britain?  

 

6. Brothers Craig & Charlie Reid are better known as which singing duo?  

 

7. What meat is used to make a Weiner Schnitzel?  

 

8. What was the name of the son of Oliver Cromwell who succeeded him as Lord Protector in 1658?
9. On what date is St David’s Day celebrated?  

 

10. Which Comedy Actor plays Boycie in Only Fools & Horses and Monty Staines in Benidorm?
11.How many players are there in a Netball Team?  

 

12.Ragdoll, Sphynx & Devon Rex are all breeds of which animal?  

 

13.Salt Lake City is the Capital and most populous city of which American State?
14.Which Actor played both Dr Who & Worzel Gummidge on TV?  

 

15. The Harlem Globetrotters are a Show Team in which sport?  

 

16. Which Music Show that began in the 1960’s was hosted by Cathy McGowan & Keith Fordyce?
17. Which American First Lady opened a rehabilitation clinic in California offering treatment to those with alcohol, drug and other addictions?
18. How many children does Donald Trump have?  

 

19.What is the name of the ‘Warhorse’ in the book & film of the same name?
20. Bryher & Tresco are part of which Island Group?  

 

 

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

JULIE CLARKE

 

Thought for the day:

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind (Mahatma Gandhi)

SANDBACH U3A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ NUMBER 7

1.In Greek Mythology which Nymph fell in love with, & was spurned by, Narcissus? ECHO
2. The Turner Contemporary Art Gallery opened in 2011 in which seaside town? MARGATE
3. What is the name of the character played by Jodie Comer in the TV Drama Killing Eve? VILLANELLE
4. Which British author was born with the real name David Cornwell in 1931? JOHN LE CARRE

 

5.In which British City might you find Temple Meads Railway Station, The Clifton Suspension Bridge & Brunel’s SS Great Britain? BRISTOL

 

6. Brothers Craig & Charlie Reid are better known as which singing duo? THE PROCLAIMERS

 

7. What meat is used to make a Weiner Schnitzel? VEAL

 

8. What was the name of the son of Oliver Cromwell who succeeded him as Lord Protector in 1658? RICHARD CROMWELL
9. On what date is St David’s Day celebrated? 1ST MARCH

 

10. Which Comedy Actor plays Boycie in Only Fools & Horses and Monty Staines in Benidorm? JOHN CHALLIS
11.How many players are there in a Netball Team? 7

 

12.Ragdoll, Sphynx & Devon Rex are all breeds of which animal? CAT

 

13.Salt Lake City is the Capital and most populous city of which American State? UTAH
14.Which Actor played both Dr Who & Worzel Gummidge on TV? JOHN PERTWEE

 

15. The Harlem Globetrotters are a Show Team in which sport? BASKETBALL

 

16. Which Music Show that began in the 1960’s was hosted by Cathy McGowan & Keith Fordyce? READY STEADY GO!
17. Which American First Lady opened a rehabilitation clinic in California offering treatment to those with alcohol, drug and other addictions? BETTY FORD
18. How many children does Donald Trump have? 5

 

19.What is the name of the ‘Warhorse’ in the book & film of the same name? JOEY
20. Bryher & Tresco are part of which Island Group? ISLES OF SCILLY