1 In October 1992, which baseball team became the first non-USA team to win the World Series? The Toronto Blue Jays
2 In 1932, who was the only Premier of an Australian state (New South Wales) to have been dismissed from his post by the state governor? Jack Lang
3 The fictional television character Lady Penelope, who appeared in ‘Thunderbirds’, was created and voiced by who in the original series? Sylvia Anderson
4 What was the name of the first permanent English settlement in North America? Jamestown
5 Which element is contained in the molecules of organic compounds? Carbon
6 Kwaito is a music genre which originated in which country? South Africa
7 Who won the Wimbledon Men’s Singles Championship in 2013? Andy Murray
8 Who wrote the 1851 novel ‘Moby Dick’? Herman Melville
9 What type of creature did Daisy Morris, a nine year old from the Isle of Wight, have named after her in 2013? A dinosaur
10 Singer Cornell Iral Haynes Jr is better known by what name? Nelly
11 The 1986 autobiography ‘Going Solo’ is by which British author? Roald Dahl
12 In food, E330 is better known by what name? Citric acid
13 What is the name of the moaning ghost in the Harry Potter novels? Myrtle
14 Blue Gloss is a variety of which vegetable? Potato
15 Which is the only county in England that is a duchy? Cornwall
16 Who is the husband of actress/clinical psychologist Pamela Stephenson? Billy Connelly
17 A silverback is what type of animal? Gorilla
18 In the George Orwell novel ‘Animal Farm’ who is the owner of Foxwood Farm? Mr Pilkington
19 Songwriter/manager/producer Stig Anderson was often known as the fifth member of which group? Abba
20 Guy Fawkes night is celebrated during which month of the year? November