1 According to French tradition, what is Santa Claus brother called? Bells Nichols
2 What was the name of Australian tv’s ‘Crocodile Hunter”? Steve Irwin
3 Roman numerals LXXXVII is what number? 87
4 In medicine, ‘singultus’ is more commonly known as what type of involuntary action in humans? Hiccup
5 Scatology is the scientific study of what? Excrement
6 On an Ordnance Survey map, what does Fm stand for? Farm
7 The fictional character John Clayton is better known by what name? Tarzan
8 What is the nickname of Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong, the first Ghanian to compete in a Winter Olympic Games, in 2010? The Snow Leopard
9 What is the Hebrew name for the small round cap worn by Jewish men? Kippah or Yarmulke
10 La Paz is the administrative capital of which South American country? Bolivia
11 In the game of Bingo, ‘Get up and run’ represents which number? 31
12 In which European city are the headquarters of the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)? Vienna
13 ‘Fidelio’ is the only opera written by which composer? Beethoven
14 Adolf ‘Adi’ Dassler was the founder of which sportswear/equipment company? Adidas
15 Actor Charles Buchinsky was better known by what name? Charles Bronson
16 Who wrote the children’s book ‘The Snowman’? Raymond Briggs
17 The medical condition ‘aphonia’ is the inability to do what? Speak
18 Which English rugby union team play their home games at Vicarage Road? Saracens
19 The annual Latitude Music Festival takes place in which English county? Suffolk
20 In Greek mythology, Pygmalion was the king of which Island? Cyprus
21 Which English painter was the first President of The Royal Academy? Sir Joshua Reynolds
22 Who played the title role in the 1953 film ‘The Glenn Miller Story’? James Stewart
23 What type of animal is a Manx Loaghtan? Sheep
24 Dr John Arbuthnot created which well-known cartoon character, which was used on World War I recruitment posters? John Bull
25 What is the US state capital of South Dakota? Pierre
26 Theo and Karl Albrecht were the original owners of which supermarket chain? Aldi
27 George Cowling presented the first what on British television in 1954? Weather forecast
28 Jerzy Buzek was elected Prime Minister of which European country in October 1997? Poland
29 The regions of Bago, Magway and Yangon are in which Asian country? Burma (Myanmar)
30 In which year did food rationing begin in Britain? 1940