1 The pudu is the world’s smallest species of which animal? Deer
2 What colour is ‘Mr Man’ Mr Strong’s hat? Green
3 Pedology is the study of what in its natural environment? Soil
4 Which British singer entered The Guinness Book of Records in 2005, after selling 1.6 million concert tickets in one day? Robbie Williams
5 In January 1935, the trial of Bruno Hauptmann began, accused of the abduction and murder of which child? Charles Lindbergh Junior
6 Canadian jockey John ‘Red’ Pollard was famous for riding which well known racehorse? Seabiscuit
7 Actor Eddie Bunker played which ‘colour’ in the 1991 film ‘Reservoir Dogs’? Mr Blue
8 What are the first names of art duo Proesch and Passmore? Gilbert and George
9 In Greek mythology, which mortal woman did Zeus visit in the form of a swan and seduce, making her the mother of Helen of Troy? Leda
10 In British royalty, what title did Camilla Parker Bowles take on marrying the Prince of Wales in 2005? The Duchess of Cornwall
11 Apart from Geoff Hurst, which footballer scored a goal for England in the 1966 World Cup Final against Germany? Martin Peters
12 A filibeg is a type of which garment? Kilt
13 Lord Peter Wimsey is a fictional character created by which author? Dorothy L. Sayers
14 Darryl Virostko is a ‘Maverick’s Champion’ in which sport? Surfing
15 Singer Alecia Beth Moore is better known by what name? Pink
16 A formicary is the nest or dwelling of which insect? Ant
17 On which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born in 1769? Corsica
18 What was is the name of Penelope Pitstop’s car in the children’s tv cartoon series ‘Wacky Races’? Compact Pussycat
19 What is the basic currency in Russia? Ruble
20 Who founded the Habitat group of stores? Terence Conran
21 In which African country did New Zealand refuse to play in the 2003 Cricket World Cup, because of a terrorist threat? Kenya
22 In the Irish language ‘Eanair’ is which month of the year? January
23 The spice saffron is derived from which flower? Crocus
24 In Morse Code, which vowel is represented by a single dot? E
25 In 2004, the Pentagon budgeted $1 million to bring a modernised version of which Shakespeare play to military bases? Othello
26 Lake Evendim and The Gulf of Lune appear in which fantasy novel? The Lord of the Rings
27 Which US comic strip was created by Mort Walker in September 1950? Beetle Bailey
28 Aurophobia is the irrational fear of which metal? Gold
29 Which actor offered Demi Moore $1 million to sleep with him in the 1993 film ‘Indecent Proposal’? Robert Redford
30 The US city of Tombstone is in which state? Arizona