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  • 1. 
    Which CBE portrayed the role of Velma Kelly in the 2002 musical "Chicago"?
    • A. 

      Angelina Jolie

    • B. 

      Judi Dench

    • C. 

      Susan Sarandon

    • D. 

      Catherine Zeta-Jones

  • 2. 
    Who was the founder of Naim Audio Ltd. who was given MBE by Queen Elizabeth II in 1995?
    • A. 

      Victoria Wood

    • B. 

      Jack Vettriano

    • C. 

      Tom Wilkinson

    • D. 

      Julian Vereker

  • 3. 
    What is Jack Vettriano's, the Scottish painter who was awarded OBE in 1994, real name?
    • A. 

      Jack Tolkien

    • B. 

      Jack Hoggan

    • C. 

      Jack Crambit

    • D. 

      Jack Vorderman

  • 4. 
    What is English gymnast and MBE Elizabeth Kimberly Tweddle's popular nickname?
    • A. 

      Borat

    • B. 

      Eliza

    • C. 

      Tweedy

    • D. 

      Beth

  • 5. 
    Who, among the following, is known for his pioneering work on artificial intelligence?
    • A. 

      Alan Turing

    • B. 

      Bryn Terfel

    • C. 

      Gordon Sumner

    • D. 

      J. R. R. Tolkien

  • 6. 
    Which Dame once said about leaving her husband, "Divorce, never! Murder, often"?
    • A. 

      Sybil Thorndike

    • B. 

      Jayne Torvill

    • C. 

      Dorothy Tutin

    • D. 

      Moira Stuart

  • 7. 
    Which CBE was the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford during 1920s?
    • A. 

      Georg Solti

    • B. 

      Anthony Quayle

    • C. 

      J. R. R. Tolkien

    • D. 

      Dorothy Tutin

  • 8. 
    Which CBE was the creator of the imagined world called "Arda" and "Middle-earth"?
    • A. 

      Frederick Forsyth

    • B. 

      Ian Fleming

    • C. 

      J. R. R. Tolkien

    • D. 

      Salman Rushdie

  • 9. 
    Which CBE has authored "The Day of the Jackal", "The Odessa File", and "The Cobra"?
    • A. 

      J. R. R. Tolkien

    • B. 

      Ian Fleming

    • C. 

      Frederick Forsyth

    • D. 

      Michael Redgrave

  • 10. 
    Which OBE winning racing driver was nicknamed "The Professor"?
    • A. 

      Ayrton Senna

    • B. 

      Nigel Mansell

    • C. 

      Juan Manuel Fangio

    • D. 

      Alain Prost

  • 11. 
    What "R" is Scottish singer-songwriter and CBE Roderick David Stewart's popular nickname?
    • A. 

      Rocky

    • B. 

      Ronnie

    • C. 

      Rod

    • D. 

      Rolex

  • 12. 
    How do we better know Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, CBE?
    • A. 

      Bono

    • B. 

      Axl Rose

    • C. 

      Gomer

    • D. 

      Sting

  • 13. 
    What "B" is Robert William Robson's, an English soccer star and manager, popular nickname?
    • A. 

      Bossy

    • B. 

      Busan

    • C. 

      Boro

    • D. 

      Bobby

  • 14. 
    Which OBE was in second place in Time magazine's 2007 Person of the Year list?
    • A. 

      Cliff Richard

    • B. 

      Sting

    • C. 

      Bobby Robson

    • D. 

      J. K. Rowling

  • 15. 
    Which OBE was born as Harry Rodger Webb in 1940?
    • A. 

      Cliff Richard

    • B. 

      Sidney Poitier

    • C. 

      Sting

    • D. 

      Steve Redgrave

  • 16. 
    Who was awarded the Order of the British Empire for her services to music in 2008?
    • A. 

      Posh Spice

    • B. 

      Kylie Minogue

    • C. 

      Sting

    • D. 

      Madonna

  • 17. 
    Which is the first James Bond movie where Dame Judi Dench played "M"?
    • A. 

      Die Another Day

    • B. 

      Tomorrow Never Dies

    • C. 

      The World Is Not Enough

    • D. 

      GoldenEye

  • 18. 
    For which film did Dame Judi Dench win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 1998?
    • A. 

      Shakespeare in Love

    • B. 

      Chocolat

    • C. 

      Die Another Day

    • D. 

      Mrs. Brown

  • 19. 
    Who was granted knighthood on 29 March 2007 in a ceremony in Dublin, Ireland?
    • A. 

      Bono

    • B. 

      David Backham

    • C. 

      Richard Burton

    • D. 

      Pierce Brosnan

  • 20. 
    Which CBE was born as Reginald Kenneth Dwight in 1947?
    • A. 

      Elton John

    • B. 

      Eric Clapton

    • C. 

      Jackie Chan

    • D. 

      Frank Sinatra

  • 21. 
    Which KBE, in 1989, was proclaimed the "Sexiest Man Alive" by People magazine?
    • A. 

      Patrick Stewart

    • B. 

      Sean Connery

    • C. 

      Pierce Brosnan

    • D. 

      Ben Kingsley

  • 22. 
    Whose first novel, "Grimus", was generally ignored by the public and literary critics?
    • A. 

      Salman Rushdie

    • B. 

      Lord Baden-Powell

    • C. 

      Frank Smith

    • D. 

      Henry Wilson

  • 23. 
    Who is known for his role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard in "Star Trek: The Next Generation"?
    • A. 

      Patrick Stewart

    • B. 

      Sean Connery

    • C. 

      Michael Caine

    • D. 

      Pierce Brosnan

  • 24. 
    When was Steven Spielberg given the Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire title?
    • A. 

      1999

    • B. 

      2005

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      2009

  • 25. 
    Which honorary OBE withdrew himself as the advisor of the 2008 Beijing Olympics?
    • A. 

      Anthony Hopkins

    • B. 

      Bob Hope

    • C. 

      Steven Spielberg

    • D. 

      Sean Connery