Scottish Quiz - General - By Helen Ross

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Scottish Quiz - General - By Helen Ross

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the name of Mary Queen of Scots private secretary who was stabbed 56 times by Lord Darnley
    • A. 

      Cesare Borgia

    • B. 

      David Rizzio

    • C. 

      Cosimo De Medici

  • 2. 
    What was the name of the raiders in the lowlands of Scotland from the 13th to the 17th century
    • A. 

      The Baltic Fleet

    • B. 

      The Wee Men

    • C. 

      The Border Reivers

  • 3. 
    Who wrote the book 'Shoes Were for Sunday'
    • A. 

      Molly Weir

    • B. 

      Dorothy Paul

    • C. 

      Muriel Spark

  • 4. 
    What is Cranachan?
    • A. 

      A Town in Ross and Cromarty

    • B. 

      A type of pot

    • C. 

      A pudding

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the internationally acclaimed singer from Paisley.
    • A. 

      Karl Denver

    • B. 

      Paolo Nutini

    • C. 

      Lonnie Donegan

  • 6. 
    What is a spurtle?
    • A. 

      A Flat Wooden Spoon

    • B. 

      A type of tartan skirt

    • C. 

      A Small Drinking Fountain

  • 7. 
    What type of establishment is a tourist attraction in Buccleuch Street ?
    • A. 

      Glasgow School of Art

    • B. 

      The Mitchell Library

    • C. 

      The Tenement House

  • 8. 
    Who is the patron saint of Glasgow?
    • A. 

      St Kentigern

    • B. 

      St Andrew

    • C. 

      St Giles

  • 9. 
    In what year did Crossmyloof Ice Rink Close?
    • A. 

      1976

    • B. 

      1996

    • C. 

      1986

  • 10. 
    What Glasgow dance hall was situated in Victoria Road
    • A. 

      West End

    • B. 

      The Majestic

    • C. 

      Plaza