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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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
How many inches are in a yard?
36
Poseidon and Neptune were the Greek and Roman Gods of what?
The sea
Excluding jokers, how many playing cards are there in a standard pack?
52
Which Japanese word means `empty orchestra`?
Karaoke
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
What is the normal colour of a black box used in aeroplanes?
Orange
Which sign of the Zodiac is represented by the goat?
Capricorn
Which sign of the zodiac is represented by the Scales?
Libra
Which famous person has the first names of Orenthal James?
O J Simpson
What French phrase meaning `from the menu` is often used in the English language?
`A la carte`
If a month has a Friday the thirteenth then on what day of the week would that month begin?
Sunday
Whose resignation eventually landed Sven Goran Ericsson the job as manager of the England football team?
Kevin Keegan
In Britain, in which month does the longest day occur?
June
Which sign of the Zodiac means `archer` in Latin?
Sagittarius
What is the national emblem that appears on the Canadian flag?
The maple leaf
Which star sign is represented by the Archer?
Sagittarius
In Roman numerals, what is CC?
200
How many loaves are in a bakers dozen?
13
In mythology, who supported the heavens on his shoulders?
Atlas
On what day of the year is St Georges day held?
23rd April
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

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