1 A sophomore is a student in which year of university? Second year
2 How many stars are on the logo of car manufacturer Subaru? Six
3 Which late US actor and musician said ‘If you think it’s hard to meet people, try picking up the wrong golf ball’? Jack Lemmon
4 Confederatio Helvetica was the former name of which modern-day country? Switzerland
5 In cooking, 160 degrees Celsius is equivalent to which gas mark? 3
6 Canis Lupus Familiaris is the scientific name for which animal? Dog
7 In the US, how many Ivy League universities are there? Eight
8 On a dating website, what does GSOH generally stand for? Good sense of humour
9 How much money, in pounds sterling and US dollars, does each player receive from the bank at the beginning of a game of Monopoly? 1,500
10 Which English football club is nicknamed ‘The Tykes’? Barnsley FC
11 For which 1976 film was actor Peter Finch awarded a posthumous Academy Award for Best Actor in Leading Role? Network
12 Which playing card is known as ‘Spadille’? Ace of spades
13 The line ‘It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done’ is from which novel by Charles Dickens? A Tale of Two Cities
14 What is the name of the fictional school in the UK television series ‘Please Sir’? Fenn Street School
15 Mount Sodom lies along which body of water? The Dead Sea
16 Lorenzo, Tubal and Jessica are all characters in which Shakespeare play? The Merchant of Venice
17 In British education, what does UCAS stand for? Universities and Colleges Admissions Service
18 Who was the father of King Edward VI of England? Henry VIII
19 In the game of darts, what score is a Baby Ton? 95
20 What nationality was painter Frida Kahlo? Mexican
21 How many points are scored for a penalty goal in a game of rugby league? Two
22 What is Tom Cruise’s job in the 1996 film ‘Jerry Maguire’? Sports Agent
23 Salta International Airport is in which South American country? Argentina
24 ‘Verdant’ relates to which colour? Green
25 Monte Rosa is the highest mountain in which European country? Switzerland
26 On a QWERTY keyboard, which letter lies between X and V? C
27 How many Concorde planes were built? 20
28 Who played the title role in the 1968 film ‘Witchfinder General’? Vincent Price
29 In which UK town is Priory Railway Station? Dover
30 The sartorius muscle is found in which part of the human body? Thigh