1. The pope is visiting Malmö in ten days and he will say a mass for the catholic community in Sweden on Tuesday November 1st in which location?
  2. Which play, set in Verona, begins with a street brawl between two servants of rival houses?
  3. Two answers required here, what is the smallest and the largest banknote available in the euro currency?
  4. Identify these four African countries from their national flags.
    quiz-59-q1-african-flags
  5. The very first Nobel Peace Prize was handed out in 1901. It was shared between two people. Henri Dunant  and Frederic Passy. Dunant was awarded the prize for being the founder of an organization nearly 50 years earlier, which organization?
  6. Name these two movie companies.

    1.

  7. If you take the average distance from the earth, which planet is closest?
  8. Three animated music videos. Name each artist and song. The year that each of these somgs were released is printed underneath.
    quiz-59-q8-animated-music-videos
  9. How many modern day countries were republics in the Union of Soviet Sociaist Republics (USSR)?
  10. Nobody does comedy like the British, here are seven themes from British comedies (and one American) , all of these have been on Swedish TV. Name the eight TV series.
  11. Trainspotting – four well known train companies. In which countries would you find the headquarters of each of these companies?
    quiz-59-q11-trainspotting
  12. If a flight were to leave Copenhagen Airport today at 1 am and fly for 12 hours to the airport with the code PEK. Which city would it land in and at what time local time?
  13. In which European capital city is the restaurant Noma, which holds two Michelin stars and was named the best restaurant in the world by Restaurant magazine in 2010, 11, 12 and 14?
  14. Four logos of four well known NFL teams. Each of them has a place included in their names. Name the four places.
    quiz-59-q14-nfl-logos
  15. French Indochina was an important part of French colonial rule from the middle of the 1880s. It comprised of three modern day countries, which three?

  16. This clip you are about to hear was recorded in 2002. The name of the song will be pretty obvious from the start but who recorded this 2002 version and who had the original hit with this song in 1989?

     

     

  17. With a population of just under 310,000 people, which Russian city is the largest city inside the Arctic Circle?
  18. Name these films from 2016.
    quiz-59-q18-2016-movies
  19. there are many hundeds of languages spoken in Nigeria and Ghana but both have the same, one, have the same official language, that is a language recognized as being the official in the land and the majority of government and official documents are in this language. What is the official language of both Nigeria and Ghana?
  20. In photography you can get S.L.R. cameras, what does the L stand for in S.L.R?
  21. Which Star Trek movie is also the Greek Goddess of punishment and retribution?
  22.  Below you will find one half of celebrity couples. Name these three people and also name the person they are prresently married to.
    quiz-56-q22-celebrity-couples
  1. The pope is visiting Malmö in ten days and he will say a mass for the catholic community in Sweden on Tuesday November 1st in which location?
    1. Swedbank Stadion
  2. Which play, set in Verona, begins with a street brawl between two servants of rival houses?
    1. Romeo and Juliet
  3. Two answers required here, what is the smallest and the largest banknote available in the euro currency?
    1. €5 and €500
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  4. Identify these four African countries from their national flags.
    quiz-59-q1-african-flags

    1. a) Tunisia b) Morocco c) Kenya d) Somalia
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  5. The very first Nobel Peace Prize was handed out in 1901. It was shared between two people. Henri Dunant  and Frederic Passy. Dunant was awarded the prize for being the founder of an organization nearly 50 years earlier, which organization?
    1. The Red Cross
  6. Name these two movie companies.

    1. Gracie Films and Universal
    ( ½ point for each correct answer)

  7. If you take the average distance from the earth, which planet is closest?
    1. Venus
      On average, Venus is the nearest, but depending on where Earth and Venus are in their orbits, the distance varies from 38 million to 261 million kilometers. Mars is the other nearby planet and its distance from Earth varies between 55 million and 401 million kilometers.
  8. Three animated music videos. Name each artist and song. The year that each of these somgs were released is printed underneath.
    quiz-59-q8-animated-music-videos

    1. a/b) Money for Nothing by Dire Straits c/d Heartless by Kanye West
      e/f) Accidents will Happen by Elvis Costello
      ( ½ point for each correct answer -three points total)
  9. How many modern day countries were republics in the Union of Soviet Sociaist Republics (USSR)?
    1. 15
      (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kirgistan, Latvia. Lithuania, Moldova,
      Russia SFSR, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan)
  10. Nobody does comedy like the British, here are seven themes from British comedies (and one American) , all of these have been on Swedish TV. Name the eight TV series.
    1. a) Fawlty Towers b) The Office c) Blackadder d) The Inbetweeners e) The Big Bang Theory
      f) Only fools and Horses g) Absolutely Fabulous h) Keeping Up Appearances
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  11. Trainspotting – four well known train companies. In which countries would you find the headquarters of each of these companies?
    quiz-59-q11-trainspotting

    1. a) France b) Germany c) Spain d) Italy
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  12. If a flight were to leave Copenhagen Airport today at 1 am and fly for 12 hours to the airport with the code PEK. Which city would it land in and at what time local time?
    1. You fly to Beijing Airport and would land at 7pm
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  13. In which European capital city is the restaurant Noma, which holds two Michelin stars and was named the best restaurant in the world by Restaurant magazine in 2010, 11, 12 and 14?
    1. Copenhagen
  14. Four logos of four well known NFL teams. Each of them has a place included in their names. Name the four places.
    quiz-59-q14-nfl-logos

    1. a) Chicago Bears b) Minnesota Vikings c) San Francisco 49ers d) Miami Dolphins
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  15. French Indochina was an important part of French colonial rule from the middle of the 1880s. It comprised of three modern day countries, which three?
    1. Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos
      ( ½ point for two correct answers and a full point for three answers, no points for one answer)
  16. This clip you are about to hear was recorded in 2002. The name of the song will be pretty obvious from the start but who recorded this 2002 version and who had the original hit with this song in 1989?
    1. Johnny Cash recorded this version and the original was recorded by Depechemode
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  17. With a population of just under 310,000 people, which Russian city is the largest city inside the Arctic Circle?
    1. Murmansk
  18. Name these films from 2016.
    quiz-59-q18-2016-movies

    1. a) The BFG b) Ms. Peregrins Home for Peculiar Children c) Deadpool d) Huntsman The Winter’s War
      ( ½ point for each correct answer)
  19. there are many hundeds of languages spoken in Nigeria and Ghana but both have the same, one, have the same official language, that is a language recognized as being the official in the land and the majority of government and official documents are in this language. What is the official language of both Nigeria and Ghana?
    1. English
  20. In photography you can get S.L.R. cameras, what does the L stand for in S.L.R?
    1. Lens (Single Lens reflex)
  21. Which Star Trek movie is also the Greek Goddess of punishment and retribution?
    1. Nemesis
  22.  Below you will find one half of celebrity couples. Name these three people and also name the person they are prresently married to.
    quiz-56-q22-celebrity-couples

    1. a/b) Victoria Beckham and David Beckham c/d) Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks e/f) David Furnish and Elton John
      ( ½ point for each correct answer – three point total)

MAXIMUM SCORE 33 POINTS