1. CURRENT AFFAIRS
    Mike Pence is soon going to take on which role?
  2. NOBEL PRIZES
    Who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016?
  3. CITIES
    In terms of population what is the largest city in Norther Ireland?
  4. PICTURES – US PRESIDENTS
    Here are four former presidents. In which year were each of these presidents inaugurated as president of the USA?
  5. MOVIES
    Which well known British film character is better known by the name Mr. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in Japan
  6. HISTORY
    In 1904 and 1905 Russia was engaged in a war with which Asian country?
  7. SPORT
    Dimitri Payet told which premier league football club last week that he did not want to play for them anymore and refused to join the team?
  8. PICTURES – BEER LOGOS
    Three beer logos. Name the beer and the country in which it originated.

  9. GEOGRAPHY
    In terms of population, name the six continents from largest to smallest. Exclude Antartica
  10. DISNEY
    There are 11 official Disney princesses, name any eight of them. There are three classical (1937 – 1959), 5 Renaissance (1989 – 1998) and 3 Modern (2009 – 2012). Only write eight answers.
  11. PICTURES – CITY LANDSCAPES
    Identify these four cities
  12. TELEVISION
    In the world of television, what is Mrs. Buckets first name in Keeping Up Appearances?
  13. GEOGRAPHY
    Mount Elbrus is the largest mountain in Europe (Mont Blanc is the largest in the EU), in which country is Mount Elbrus?
  14. PICTURES – MOVIES
    Name the four directors responsible for these films.

  15. SPORT
    In which sport can you score an albatross?
  16. INVENTIONS
    Plus or minus 3, how many years elapsed between the first flight by the Wright brothers and Neil Armstrongs walk on  the moon?
  17. HISTORY
    A war broke out in 1969 between Honduras and El Salvador. Which sporting event caused the war?
  18. PICTURES – LAUNDRY
    Identify these four symbols from the world of laundry

  19. MUSIC
    “I will Always Love You” was a major hit for Whitney Houston but in which film did it feature and who wrote the song?
  20. NATURAL WORLD
    How many eyes does a bumblebee have, 2,3 or 5
  21. MUSIC
    Midge Ure and Bob Geldolf were responsible for writing the song that was at number one in the many worldwide charts at Christmas 1984 and again released in 2004 and 2014. What was the name of the song?
  22. PICTURES SINGERS AND GROUPS
    Name these four singers and the bands with which they made a name.

 

  1. CURRENT AFFAIRS
    Mike Pence is soon going to take on which role?

    1. Vice President of the USA
  2. NOBEL PRIZES
    Who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016?

    1. Bob Dylan or Robert Zimmerman
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  3. CITIES
    In terms of population what is the largest city in Norther Ireland?

    1. Belfast
  4. PICTURES – US PRESIDENTS
    Here are four former presidents. In which year were each of these presidents inaugurated as president of the USA?

    1. Barack Obama (2009), Ronald Reagan (1981), George W. Bush (2001), Lyndon Johnson (1963)
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  5. MOVIES
    Which well known British film character is better known by the name Mr. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in Japan

    1. James Bond
  6. HISTORY
    In 1904 and 1905 Russia was engaged in a war with which Asian country?

    1. Japan
  7. SPORT
    Dimitri Payet told which premier league football club last week that he did not want to play for them anymore and refused to join the team?

    1. West Ham United
  8. PICTURES – BEER LOGOS
    Three beer logos. Name the beer and the country in which it originated.

    1. a/b) Guinness (Ireland) c/d) Stella Artois (Belgium) e/f) Fosters (Australia)
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  9. GEOGRAPHY
    In terms of population, name the six continents from largest to smallest. Exclude Antartica

    1. Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, South America , Ociania
      ( only one Point for the correct order)
  10. DISNEY
    There are 11 official Disney princesses, name any eight of them. There are three classical (1937 – 1959), 5 Renaissance (1989 – 1998) and 3 Modern (2009 – 2012). Only write eight answers.

    1. Snow White, Cinderella, Aurora (Sleeping Beauty), Ariel, Belle, Jasmine, Pocahantas, , Mulan, Tiana (Princess and the Pea), Rapunzel, Merida (Brave)
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  11. PICTURES – CITY LANDSCAPES
    Identify these four cities

    1. a) Dubai b) London, c) Rio de Janiero d) Venice
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  12. TELEVISION
    In the world of television, what is Mrs. Buckets first name in Keeping Up Appearances?

    1. Hyacinth
  13. GEOGRAPHY
    Mount Elbrus is the largest mountain in Europe (Mont Blanc is the largest in the EU), in which country is Mount Elbrus?

    1. Russia
  14. PICTURES – MOVIES
    Name the four directors responsible for these films.

    1. a) Clint Eastwood b) Martin Scorsese c) Michael Bay d) Ron Howard
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  15. SPORT
    In which sport can you score an albatross?

    1. Golf (minus 3 on one hole)
  16. INVENTIONS
    Plus or minus 3, how many years elapsed between the first flight by the Wright brothers and Neil Armstrongs walk on the moon?

    1. 1903 – 1969 = 66 years
  17. HISTORY
    A war broke out in 1969 between Honduras and El Salvador. Which sporting event caused the war?

    1. A football match
  18. PICTURES – LAUNDRY
    Identify these four symbols from the world of laundry

    1. A) Hand Wash b) Do Not Wash c) Do not dry clean d) Hang Dry
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  19. MUSIC
    “I will Always Love You” was a major hit for Whitney Houston but in which film did it feature and who wrote the song?

    1. The Bodyguard and Dolly Parton
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)
  20. NATURAL WORLD
    How many eyes does a bumblebee have, 2,3 or 5

    1. Five
  21. MUSIC
    Midge Ure and Bob Geldolf were responsible for writing the song that was at number one in the many worldwide charts at Christmas 1984 and again released in 2004 and 2014. What was the name of the song?

    1. Do they Know Its Christmas
  22. PICTURES SINGERS AND GROUPS
    Name these four singers and the bands with which they made a name.

    1. a/b) Jim Morrison and The Doors c/d) Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
      e/f) Adam Ant with Adam and the Ants
      (1/2 Point for each correct answer)