1 How many coins in one ‘turn’ does each player use in a game of Shove Ha’penny? Five
2 Captain Blade is the mascot of which English football club? Sheffield United FC
3 ‘Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free’ is from which sonnet by Emma Lazarus? The New Colossus
4 Which martial art means ‘The gentle way’? Judo
5 What was the first name of late US actor Steve McQueen? Terence
6 Which fictional doctor is the central character in a series of books by Hugh Lofting? Doctor Dolittle
7 In 1969, who became the youngest woman ever to be elected to British Parliament? Bernadette Devlin
8 Which novel won the 1940 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for US author John Steinbeck? The Grapes of Wrath
9 What is the name of the drink consisting of Cider and lager in equal proportions? Snakebite
10 What is the car registration of fictional character Lady Penelope? FAB 1
11 A sou was a coin of low value in which European country? France
12 Who was the first non-human to win an Oscar? Mickey Mouse
13 The Magic Fountain of Montjuic is in which European city? Barcelona
14 In the game of ‘Connect Four’, how many counters must a player get in a row to win a game? Four
15 All the proceeds from J M Barrie’s novel ‘Peter Pan’ are bequeathed to which London hospital? Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children
16 Which type of cheese is traditionally used in a Cobb Salad? Roquefort
17 ‘Whispering’ Ted Lowe was a commentator for which sport? Snooker
18 What does an arctophile collect? Teddy bears
19 Which is the only US state that can be typed on one row of keys on a QWERTY key board? Alaska
20 What are baby beavers called? Kits
21 Which US President had a new one-lane bowling alley installed at The Whitehouse in the 1960’s? Richard Nixon
22 In medicine what does MRI stand for? Magnetic Resonance Imaging
23 US singer and musician William James Adams is better known by what name? will.i.am
24 ‘Fanfare For The Common Man’ is a work by which 20th Century composer? Aaran Copland
25 What value, in points, is the purple ball in a game of ‘Snooker Plus’? Ten
26 On UK television, what does the letter ‘P’ stand for at the beginning of a programme? Product-placement
27 Late comedian Tommy Cooper was born in which country? Wales
28 What type of creature is a malimbe? Bird
29 Which sport is the subject of the 1996 film ‘Happy Gilmour’? Golf
30 What is the official language of The Bahamas? English