A MIXED BAG QUIZ

QUESTIONS

1. Captain W. E. Johns is famous for creating which World War One flying ace?


2. Which actor played the role of Nathaniel Poe aka Hawkeye in the 1992 film adaptation of ‘The Last of the Mohicans’? (He won the BAFTA for Best Actor for this role)

 

3. Mike Oldfield released the first album from the Virgin Record label back in 1973. What was the name of the album?

 

4. Which British car maker produced the Trident, Dolomite, Spitfire and Bonneville cars?

 

5. Which river flows through the Grand Canyon and into the Hoover Dam?

 

6. In which country is the city of Dubrovnik?

 

7. If Data is the plural, what is a single piece of that data called?

 

8. What two birds did Noah send from the ark to determine if the flood waters had receded enough for him to leave? (One point for each bird)

 

9. Although famous for being different nationalities, in which European country were Audrey Hepburn, Bradley Wiggins and Max Verstappen all born?

 

10. What is Elton John’s middle name?
a. Hercules
b. Perseus
c. Theseus
d. Pericles

 

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ANSWERS

1. Captain W. E. Johns is famous for creating which World War One flying ace?
BIGGLES

2. Which actor played the role of Nathaniel Poe aka Hawkeye in the 1992 film adaptation of ‘The Last of the Mohicans’? (He won the BAFTA for Best Actor for this role)
DANIEL DAY LEWIS

 

3. Mike Oldfield released the first album from the Virgin Record label back in 1973. What was the name of the album?
TUBULAR BELLS

 

4. Which British car maker produced the Trident, Dolomite, Spitfire and Bonneville cars?
TRIUMPH

 

5. Which river flows through the Grand Canyon and into the Hoover Dam?
COLORADO RIVER

 

6. In which country is the city of Dubrovnik?
CROATIA

 

7. If Data is the plural, what is a single piece of that data called?
DATUM

 

8. What two birds did Noah send from the ark to determine if the flood waters had receded enough for him to leave? (One point for each bird)
RAVEN & DOVE

 

9. Although famous for being different nationalities, in which European country were Audrey Hepburn, Bradley Wiggins and Max Verstappen all born?
BELGIUM

 

10. What is Elton John’s middle name?
a. Hercules
b. Perseus
c. Theseus
d. Pericles

A. HERCULES