How Well Do You Know Manchester?

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Manchester Quizzes & Trivia

Test your knowledge of Manchester and its history , and find out if you're a Mancunian Expert or have no idea.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The image of which animal you can find most around Manchester?
    • A. 

      Lion

    • B. 

      Bee

    • C. 

      Swan

    • D. 

      Horse

  • 2. 
    English artist Laurence Stephen Lowry is famous for his paintings and drawings of which Manchester area?
    • A. 

      The Quays

    • B. 

      Trafford

    • C. 

      Salford

    • D. 

      City Centre

  • 3. 
    Manchester began as a civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort Mamucium. When was this settlement establish?
    • A. 

      67 AD

    • B. 

      135 AD

    • C. 

      79 AD

    • D. 

      82 AD

  • 4. 
    Manchester is the first city in the UK to have a modern light rail tram system. When was this system, Manchester Metrolink, opened?
    • A. 

      1992

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      1995

  • 5. 
    Rochdale Canal runs between Manchester and Sowerby Bridge (Yorkshire), and its locks are wide enough to allow vessels of 14ft width through. How many locks does it have in total?
    • A. 

      95

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      92

    • D. 

      93

  • 6. 
    Why is Dukes 92 bar in Castlefield called Dukes 92?
    • A. 

      It was originally founded by the Duke of Lancashire, and the 92 is added to look cool

    • B. 

      It is adjacent to the 92nd lock of the Rochdale Canal

    • C. 

      No reason behind it

    • D. 

      It is the 92nd bar along the Rochdale Canal

  • 7. 
    The Gallagher brothers were part of which famous rock brand from Manchester?
    • A. 

      The Killers

    • B. 

      Arctic Monkeys

    • C. 

      Oasis

    • D. 

      The Kaiser Chiefs

  • 8. 
    The colour of the football club Manchester United is?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      Black

    • D. 

      Red

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