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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What creature appears on the flag of Wales?
A dragon
What name is given to the cooking of an egg without it`s shell by boiling it in water?
Poaching
How old is a quadragenarian?
40
Which popular sport features in the NATO phonetic alphabet?
Golf
Is the bottom stripe on the USA flag red or white?
Red
What two letters are worth the most in a game of Scrabble?
Q and Z
Excluding jokers, how many cards are there in a standard pack?
52
How many wheels are on a tricycle?
3
Who is the patron saint of Scotland?
St Andrew
In ballet, a `pas de deux` is a dance for how many persons?
Two
How many inches are in a yard?
36
In which board game would you find the characters of Miss Scarlett and Professor Plum?
Cluedo
How much does it cost to buy a station in the board game Monopoly?
£200
What animal is used to represent the star sign Capricorn?
Goat
How many sides does a dodecahedron have?
12
What colour is the middle stripe on the Irish flag?
White
What is the average of the numbers 1, 10 and 100?
37
How many sides does an octagon have?
8
What is ornithology the study of?
Birds
What chess piece does not move in a straight line?
Knight
What was the 50th state to join the United States of America?
Hawaii
Gorgonzola cheese comes from which country?
Italy
In a standard game of poker, what is the name given to the strongest hand?
A royal flush
A Sphinx has the body of which animal?
Lion
In a standard game of Monopoly, what colour are the two cheapest properties?
Brown
What is the second letter of the Greek alphabet?
Beta
How many Presidents heads are sculpted on Mount Rushmore?
4
What is the first property you`d pass on a standard Monopoly board?
Old Kent Road
Which comedian has the nickname `the big yin`?
Billy Connolly
In Greek mythology what is the name of the winged horse?
Pegasus

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