1 In the International Morse Code a dash is equal to how many dots? Three
2 A left-handed boxer is called a ‘what’…paw? Southpaw
3 During which year did the pre-decimal halfpenny coin cease to be legal tender in the UK? 1969
4 What is the name of the dog in Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’? Timmy
5 American singer Frank Castelluccio is better known by what name? Frankie Valli
6 ‘No dragons were harmed in the making of this movie’ is in the credits of which film? Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’?
7 The fruit ‘Carambola’ is better known by what name? Star fruit
8 The character Miss Froy goes missing on a train in which 1938 Hitchcock film? The Lady Vanishes
9 Ted Stevens International Airport is in which US city? Anchorage
10 Hibernia was the Roman name for which European country? Ireland
11 Devil’s Lair, Jacob’s Creek and Banrock Station are all wines from which country? Australia
12 Who shot former US President Ronald Reagan in March 1981? John Hinckley Jr
13 Which British-American actress died on 23rd March 2011, aged 79? Elizabeth Taylor
14 In Greek mythology, who fell in love with and appeared in the form of a white bull to Europa and carried her off to Crete? Zeus
15 Who wrote the ‘Twilight’ series of books? Stephenie Meyer
16 ‘Donnerstag’ is German for which day of the week? Thursday
17 Who became US President John Kennedy’s Vice President in 1961? Lyndon B Johnson
18 The International Olympic Committee is based in which European city? Lausanne
19 Who hosts the UK lottery show ‘In It To Win It’? Dale Winton
20 In 1918 which newspaper mogul became the first UK Minister of Information? Lord Beaverbrook
21 Who wrote the novel ‘The Eagle Has landed’? Jack Higgins
22 Which word represents the letter M in the NATO Phonetic Alphabet? Mike
23 Xylography is the art of engraving on which natural substance? Wood
24 Elizabeth, Jane, Mary, Lydia and Kitty are all characters in which novel by Jane Austen? Pride and Prejudice
25 Darius Danesh (Campbell) became the youngest actor to play the role of Billy Flynn in which Broadway musical since it opened in 1975? Chicago
26 Otology is the study of which part of the body? Ear
27 In the nursery rhyme ‘Ding Dong Bell’, who put the cat in the well? Little Johnny Flynn
28 A Poorwill is what type of creature? Bird
29 The English town of Tewkesbury is in which county? Gloucestershire
30 Which four London stations are represented on a British Monopoly board? King’s Cross, Marylebone, Fenchurch St, Liverpool St.