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 would an American call a baby`s nappy?
A diaper
What numeric term describes perfect eyesight and a form of cricket?
20/20
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by a lion?
Leo
How many dots are there in total on a pair of dice?
42
What is the Decalogue better known as?
The Ten Commandments
What is the square root of 169?
13
What is the highest number on a roulette wheel?
36
According to the old proverb all roads lead to which capital city?
Rome
In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for `A`?
Alpha
When spoken by a police officer, what do the letters RTA stand for?
Road Traffic Accident
In which board game might you land on Free Parking or The Water Works?
Monopoly
Who are the three male suspects in a game of Cluedo?
Colonel Mustard, Reverend Green and Professor Plum
How many eyes does a cyclops have?
1
What is the most common surname in England?
Smith
What is the British term for what Americans call `gasoline`?
Petrol
The abbreviation RSVP is taken from what language?
French
What is comic book hero Roy of the Rovers` surname?
Race
Which playing card is sometimes referred to as the `black lady`?
The Queen of Spades
In Greek legend, who turned everything he touched into gold?
Midas
From which country does Edam cheese originate?
Holland
What vegetable is the national emblem of Wales?
The leek
In which quarter of the Australian flag does the Union Jack appear? Top left, top right, bottom left or bottom right?
Top left
What is the common name of a poker hand containing 3 of a kind and a pair?
A full house
Which motorway circles London?
M25
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by the Virgin?
Virgo
What animal is used to represent the star sign Cancer?
Crab
Exmoor, Welsh Mountain and Shetland are varieties of what type of animal?
Pony
How is the number 1000 represented in Roman numerals?
M
What is the colour of the dragon on the Welsh flag?
Red
How many sides has a heptagon?
7

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