1. What is Donald Trump’s middle name ( ½ point for the initial, half a point for the full name)
  2. How many witches does Macbeth meet at the beginning of the Shakespeare play?
  3. In which 2016 film did Bill Murray make a cameo appearance playing the character of Martin Heiss?
  4. This question goes in early to allow for some working out. here are four well known board games. Work out how many playing spaces are in each of these playing boards. In the case of c yu should not include the spaces where the opportunity chest and chance cards are piled up
    quiz-56-q4-board-games
  5. In which Massachusets town was there a famous witchhunt between 1692 and 1693?
  6. Listen to this audio clip from Saturday Night Live mock up of the third presidential debate. Name the three actors whose voices can be heard.

     

  7. A spider has eight legs, it has alos eight of which other body part?
  8. In terms of population name the two largest cities in each of these european countries
    quiz-65-q8-european-countries
  9. The presdient of the USA travels on Air Force One. Who travels on aircraft given the name AZ4000?
  10. Listen to these four songs and identify the name of the track and the group that had the original hit with it.

  11. Four well known people, they all have well known parents. Name any one of the famous parents for each of these people.
    quiz-56-q11-famous-parents
  12. Which book, published in 1818 for the first time, called The Modern Prometheus, is better known by what name?
  13. Which war from the 1980’s was famously described by writer Jorge Luis Borges as “a fight between two bald men over a comb”?
  14. Four logos of four well known digital media players. Name the four players
    quiz-56-q14-media-players
  15. Which company invented a Glue Stick in 1969 This has since become a generic name for the item?
  16. Listen to these two audio clips. They are from movies that have a halloween connection. Name the two movies and the name of the person who compsoed these pieces of music.

  17. On QWERTY keyboards, which two letter keys on the home row frequently feature small bumps to aid touch typig?
  18. Name the four TV shows or movies that these four primates appear in.
    quiz-56-q18-fictional-monkeys

  19. Malmö FF became the Swedish champions last night, who did thye beat to claim the title`
  20. What is the name of the very popular musical running on Broadway just now based on the life of one of the founding fathers of the USA.
  21. Name the four houses at Hogwarts School of Witchcarft and Wizardry.
  22.  Name these four presidents of the USA and any year that they were in power.
    quiz-56-q22-us-presidents
  1. What is Donald Trump’s middle name ( ½ point for the initial, half a point for the full name)
    1. John
  2. How many witches does Macbeth meet at the beginning of the Shakespeare play?
    1. Three
  3. In which 2016 film did Bill Murray make a cameo appearance playing the character of Martin Heiss?
    1. Ghostbusters
  4. This question goes in early to allow for some working out. here are four well known board games. Work out how many playing spaces are in each of these playing boards. In the case of c yu should not include the spaces where the opportunity chest and chance cards are piled up
    quiz-56-q4-board-games
    a) Chess = 64 b) Trivial Pursuit = 72 (73 including the centre)
    c) Monopoly = 40 d) Scrabble = 225[½ each]
  5. In which Massachusets town was there a famous witchhunt between 1692 and 1693?
    1. Salem
  6. Listen to this audio clip from Saturday Night Live mock up of the third presidential debate. Name the three actors whose voices can be heard.

    a) Tom Hanks (as Chris Wallace, the moderator), Kate McKinney (as Hillary Clinton)
    and Alec Baldin (as Donald Trump)[½ each]

  7. A spider has eight legs, it has alos eight of which other body part?
    1. Eyes
  8. In terms of population name the two largest cities in each of these european countries
    quiz-65-q8-european-countries
    a/b) Vienna and Graz c/d) Prague and Brno e/f) Oslo and Bergen[½ for each city]
  9. The presdient of the USA travels on Air Force One. Who travels on aircraft given the name AZ4000?
    1. The Pope (AZ is the code for Alitalia)
  10. Listen to these four songs and identify the name of the track and the group that had the original hit with it.

     1. a/b) Zombie by The Cranberries c/d) Highway to Hell by AC//DC e/f) Ghost Town by The Specials
              g/h)  Black Devil Woman by Santana[½ for each song and ½ for each artist – 4 points total]

  11. Four well known people, they all have well known parents. Name any one of the famous parents for each of these people.
    quiz-56-q11-famous-parents
    a) Will or Jada Pinkett Smith b) Jon Voight or Marcheline Bertrand
    c) Marie or Pierre Curie d) Kiefer Sutherland or Shirley Douglas[½ for each parent]
  12. Which book, published in 1818 for the first time, called The Modern Prometheus, is better known by what name?
    1. Frankenstein
  13. Which war from the 1980’s was famously described by writer Jorge Luis Borges as “a fight between two bald men over a comb”?
    1. Falklands War
  14. Four logos of four well known digital media players. Name the four players
    quiz-56-q14-media-players
    a) Quick Time b) VLC c) Windows Media Player d) Winamp[½ each]
  15. Which company invented a Glue Stick in 1969 This has since become a generic name for the item?
    1. Pritt
  16. Listen to these two audio clips. They are from movies that have a halloween connection. Name the two movies and the name of the person who compsoed these pieces of music.

    1. Halloween written by John Carpenter
         Nightmare Before Christmas by Danny Elfman[½ for each movie and ½ for each composer]

  17. On QWERTY keyboards, which two letter keys on the home row frequently feature small bumps to aid touch typig?
    1. F and J[½ each]
  18. Name the four TV shows or movies that these four primates appear in.
    quiz-56-q18-fictional-monkeys
    a) Family Guy b) Curious George or Nicke Nyfiken c) Planet of the Apes

    d) Mighty Joe Young (Film released twice , in 1998 it was called Joe – Jättegorillan and the 1949 version was called Fantomen från Afrika)[½ each]
  19. Malmö FF became the Swedish champions last night, who did thye beat to claim the title`
    1. Falkenberg
  20. What is the name of the very popular musical running on Broadway just now based on the life of one of the founding fathers of the USA.
    1. Hamilton
  21. Name the four houses at Hogwarts School of Witchcarft and Wizardry.
         1. Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, Slytherin[½ each]
  22.  Name these four presidents of the USA and any year that they were in power.
    quiz-56-q22-us-presidents
    a/b)  Lyndon B. Johnson 1963 – 1969 c/d) Jimmy Carter 1977 – 1981

    e/f) Theodore Roosevelt 1901 – 1909[½ for each president and ½ for each year]