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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Which sign of the Zodiac means `archer` in Latin?
Sagittarius
Which star sign is represented by the Archer?
Sagittarius
In the nursery rhyme. what was old Mother Hubbard looking for in her cupboard?
A bone
How many loaves are in a bakers dozen?
13
In mythology, who supported the heavens on his shoulders?
Atlas
What would an American call a baby`s nappy?
A diaper
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by a lion?
Leo
What is the Decalogue better known as?
The Ten Commandments
In Japan, what is a tsunami?
Tidal wave
In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for `A`?
Alpha
What number do the two numbers on the opposite side of dice always add up to?
7
In which board game might you land on Free Parking or The Water Works?
Monopoly
How many eyes does a cyclops have?
1
What is the British term for what Americans call `gasoline`?
Petrol
The abbreviation RSVP is taken from what language?
French
Which playing card is sometimes referred to as the `black lady`?
The Queen of Spades
From which country does Edam cheese originate?
Holland
How many squares are there on a chess board?
64
In which quarter of the Australian flag does the Union Jack appear? Top left, top right, bottom left or bottom right?
Top left
By what name is St. Stephens Day better known?
Boxing Day
What is the common name of a poker hand containing 3 of a kind and a pair?
A full house
The drink Tequila originates from what country?
Mexico
What animal is used to represent the star sign Cancer?
Crab
How is the number 1000 represented in Roman numerals?
M
How many sides has a heptagon?
7
Which animal represents the star sign Taurus?
Bull
Which popular sport features in the NATO phonetic alphabet?
Golf
Is the bottom stripe on the USA flag red or white?
Red
On what day of the year is St Georges day held?
23rd April
Who is the patron saint of Scotland?
St Andrew

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