1 The Flinders Mountain Range is in which country? Australia
2 Who did Fabio Capello replace as England Football team manager in 2008? Steve McLaren
3 Edgar, Berlioz and Billy Boss are all characters in which animated Disney film? The Aristocats
4 In the game of darts, what is the maximum score that can be achieved in one throw of three darts? 180
5 ‘Quicksilver’ is another name for which metallic element? Mercury
6 The infamous Insein Prison is in which Asian country? Burma (Myanmar)
7 What is the name of the Japanese dish of bite-sized pieces of raw fish served with dipping sauces, vegetables and wasabi? Sashimi
8 Hepatitis is the inflammation of which part of the body? Liver
9 Which US singer released a 1962 album entitled ‘Pot Luck’? Elvis Presley
10 In zoology, a polypod is a creature with many what? Feet
11 Which car manufacturer is named after the Latin translation of the founder’s surname, Horch? Audi
12 Who wrote the short story ‘Rip Van Winkle’, published in 1819? Washington Irving
13 The medical condition anhidrosis is the inability to do what? Sweat
14 Which English Rugby Union team play their home games at Welford Road? Leicester Tigers
15 Who founded the British Union of Fascists in 1932? Sir Oswald Mosley
16 In the Bible, what are the first three words of Genesis? In the beginning
17 In the human body, erythrophobia is the abnormal fear of doing what? Blushing
18 ‘Jeudi’ is French for which day of the week? Thursday
19 Brazil is made up of how many states? 26
20 Which US singer had hits with ‘Crazy in Love’ and ‘Baby Boy’? Beyonce Knowles
21 Which heavyweight boxing champion retired in April 1956 without losing a professional boxing match? Rocky Marciano
22 Which composer wrote the music for the ballet ‘Mother Goose’ in 1910? Maurice Ravel
23 What is the official language of the Dominican Republic? Spanish
24 A megrim is what type of creature? Fish
25 How many fluid ounces are in one quarter of an imperial pint? Five
26 What is the name of the literary magazine launched by Francis Ford Coppola in 1997? Zoetrope
27 In British history, how many Tolpuddle Martyrs were there? Six
28 The Schonbrunn Palace is in which European city? Vienna
29 Highwayman Dick Turpin was executed during the reign of which English monarch? King George II
30 Who played the role of ballerina Victoria Page in the 1948 film ‘The Red Shoes’? Moira Shearer