CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER

This quiz round sees you given ten answers to the questions and all you have to do is choose the correct one that matches the question. Some are pretty straightforward, others may need a little bit more reasoning.
Answers are only used once and there are no wrong answers given.

AMSTERDAM – CHELTENHAM - DAMASCUS - FRANCE – HAITI – ROME – EGYPT – GREECE – GERMANY – BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

QUESTIONS

1. Which city is the only one to be mentioned in the Book of Genesis in the Bible, which still exists?

2. In which country was Cleopatra born?

3. Which treaty was completed in 1968 which saw the free movement of goods and trade in Europe?

4. In which city did Anne Frank write her diaries?

5. The Battle of Actium between the two Roman generals, Octavia and Marc Antony, took place off the coast of which country?

6. Which country hosted the 2006 FIFA World Cup?

7. Where was the first parking ticket issued?

8. Where would you find the UK’s Government Communication Headquarters (GCHQ)?

9. Where did the vicious Tontons Macoute operate?

10. Where is the UK Prime Minister’s country residence, Chequers, found?

 

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ANSWERS

1. Which city is the only one to be mentioned in the Book of Genesis in the Bible, which still exists?
DAMASCUS

2. In which country was Cleopatra born?
EGYPT (She was of Greek descent, but was born in Egypt)

 

3. Which treaty was completed in 1968 which saw the free movement of goods and trade in Europe?
ROME

 

4. In which city did Anne Frank write her diaries?
AMSTERDAM

 

5. The Battle of Actium between the two Roman generals, Octavia and Marc Antony, took place off the coast of which country?
GREECE

 

6. Which country hosted the 2006 FIFA World Cup?
GERMANY

 

7. Where was the first parking ticket issued?
FRANCE

 

8. Where would you find the UK’s Government Communication Headquarters (GCHQ)?
CHELTENHAM

 

9. Where did the vicious Tontons Macoute operate?
HAITI

 

10. Where is the UK Prime Minister’s country residence, Chequers, found?
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE