1 What type of sporting venues are Oakmont, Sunningdale and Wentworth? Golf Courses
2 What is the name of the scarecrow in the children’s television series ‘Bob the Builder’? Spud
3 The common land border between which two countries is the longest in the world? Canada and the US
4 Theravada and Mahayana are the main branches of which religion? Buddhism
5 In Greek mythology, which king of Phrygia was given the gift to turn everything he touched into gold? King Midas
6 Monterrey, Puebla and Toluca are cities in which country? Mexico
7 Disc jockey John Ravenscroft was better known by what name? John Peel
8 Dipsomania is an uncontrollable craving for what? Alcohol
9 Lillehammer, the host of the 1994 Winter Olympic Games, is in which country? Norway
10 Kirk Douglas played the title role in which 1960 film about Roman slaves? Spartacus
11 Psychoanalyst A A Brill described what as ‘Torches of Freedom’ in the 1920’s, as symbols of equality for women? Cigarettes
12 In the novel ‘Watership Down’, Yona is what type of creature? Hedgehog
13 In human anatomy, what is the first part of the intestine, located immediately beyond the stomach? Duodenum
14 In the song, how many ships came sailing by on Christmas day? Three
15 Pseudocarp relates to which type of crop? Fruit
16 What is the US state capital of Maryland? Annapolis
17 What is a young pilchard called? Sardine
18 In UK pre-decimal coinage, how many farthings were in one penny? Four
19 Who plays Wilhelmina Slater in the US television series ‘Ugly Betty’? Vanessa Williams
20 ‘There shall be no more cakes and ale’ is a line from which Shakespeare play? Twelfth Night
21 In the human body, a set of well-developed abdominal muscles is known as a ‘What’…pack’? Six
22 Who was appointed Creative Director of Paris fashion house Chloe in 1997? Stella McCartney
23 In which year Prince Charles marry Camilla Parker Bowles? 2005
24 Morado is Spanish for which colour? Purple
25 Heathrow Airport is on which London underground line? Piccadilly Line
26 Joe Buck and Rico Rizzo are characters in which 1965 novel by James Leo Herlihy? Midnight Cowboy
27 Which religious figure wears the Ring of the Fisherman? The Pope
28 Who was Britain’s last Liberal Prime Minister? David Lloyd George
29 In the game of golf, a ‘Condor’ is how many strokes under par for a hole? Four
30 Which animal is known as the Ship of the Desert? Camel