Quiz Number #137

Note – 135 & 136 missing form archive

True or false


Land owning Romans in Ancient Rome were called Plebs.
TRUE

Swiss Rolls originated in Switzerland.
FALSE

The E in UNICEF stands for Emergency.
TRUE

This is the flag of Hong Kong.
TRUE

The word J√§germeister means “Master of the Hunt”.
TRUE

 Corporate Logos

easyjet
cadbury
ikea
fairy liquid
heineken

Movies

Witness
Singin’ in the Rain
True Lies
The Reader
The Dark Knight

Heat Magazine

Fred Talbot

Gene Wilder

Nicole Scherzinger

Brendan Rodgers

Catherine Zeta-Jones

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

EASY

Arthur’s Seat is situated about a mile east of which castle?
Stirling Castle
Edinburgh Castle <
Dean Castle
Inverness Castle

Tom Clancy is an author best known for writing books within which genre?
Espionage <
Erotic
Spiritual
Western

Which motorway is highlighted in this picture?
M1 <
M6
M42
M8

What is the title of the song by Coldplay which features Rihanna?
Princess of China <
Once Apon A Time
Princess Of Wales
Princess Of Russia

Technology: What does the H in HDMI stand for?
High <
Hertz
Hyper
Host

MEDIUM

MetroCentre, considered to be the UK’s biggest shopping centre is located where?
Gateshead <
Manchester
Essex
Cardiff

Minder actor Dennis Waterman’s daughter starred in which of these TV soaps?
Eastenders <
Neighbours
Coronation St
Emmerdale

What nationality is former Dragons Den dragon Richard Farleigh?
Australian <
South African
Irish
Scottish

Following the Great Train Robbery of 1963 how many convicted robbers escaped?
1
2 <
3
4

Which of these cities is not situated on either a river, lake, or coastline?
Johanasburg <
Rome
Melbourne
Rio de Janeiro

HARD

Hong Kong became a colony of the British Empire following which war?
WW 1
WW 2
1st Opium War <
Central Plains War

Vince Cable is a politician the belongs to which party?
Liberal Democrats <
Conservatives
Labour
SNP

This is the internet icon for RSS. What does the R stand for?
Rich <
Ready
Resource
Rights

Ellesmere Port is a large industrial town and port located where?
Cheshire <
Shropshire
Staffordshire
Flintshire

Which actor played the role of Lee Harvey Oswald in the 1991 film JFK?
Gary Oldman <
Tommy Lee Jones
Laurie Metcalf
Kevin Bacon

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