General Knowledge

Free General Knowledge quiz questions and answers. Perfect for pub quizzes, pub and team games or just for a bit of learning.

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Poseidon and Neptune were the Greek and Roman Gods of what?
The sea
What was Sarah, the Duchess of York`s maiden name?
Ferguson
How many pawns does each player have in a game of chess?
8
What is the colour of the dragon on the Welsh flag?
Red
What is the normal colour of the gem sapphire? Red, Green or Blue?
Blue
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by the Twins?
Gemini
After how many years of marriage is a gold wedding anniversary celebrated?
50
What is the most common letter used in the English language?
`E`
How is the number one usually called in a game of Bingo?
Kelly`s Eye
Where are the British Crown Jewels kept?
The Tower Of London
What is the first letter of the Greek alphabet?
Alpha
Who is the patron saint of Wales?
St David
On what part of the body would you wear a `sombrero`?
The head
In which board game would you find the characters of Miss Scarlett and Professor Plum?
Cluedo
How many sides does a dodecahedron have?
12
Gorgonzola cheese comes from which country?
Italy
A Sphinx has the body of which animal?
Lion
In a standard game of Monopoly, what colour are the two cheapest properties?
Brown
Which company produces `Minituare Heroes` chocolates?
Cadburys
What colour is an emerald?
Green
What is the average of the numbers 1, 2, 4 and 5?
3
The sale of which drink accounts for 10% of the income of the government in Russia?
Vodka
How many dots are there in total on a pair of dice?
42
Which sign of the Zodiac is represented by the goat?
Capricorn
According the the nursey rhyme, what was Little Miss Muffet eating?
Curds and Whey
What is the square root of 169?
13
Where are you most likely to come across the dewey-decimal system? On a railway track, on a baseball field or in a library?
In a library
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by the Scales?
Libra
When spoken by a police officer, what do the letters RTA stand for?
Road Traffic Accident
Which famous person has the first names of Orenthal James?
O J Simpson

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