CISCO Pub Quiz - Round 3

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 36

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CISCO Quizzes & Trivia

Round 3 - General Knowledge


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which English University did Prince Charles attend?
    • A. 

      Oxford

    • B. 

      Cambridge

    • C. 

      Royal Holloway

    • D. 

      Edinburgh

  • 2. 
    In which city was Alexander Graham Bell born in 1847?
    • A. 

      Dublin

    • B. 

      Manchester

    • C. 

      Glasgow

    • D. 

      Edinburgh

  • 3. 
    What is the longest River in Southern Ireland?
    • A. 

      River Suir

    • B. 

      River Liffey

    • C. 

      River Shannon

    • D. 

      River Moy

  • 4. 
    Which 80’s TV detective series was set on the island of Jersey?
    • A. 

      Shoestring

    • B. 

      Bergerac

    • C. 

      Lovejoy

    • D. 

      The Beiderbecke Affair

  • 5. 
    What group of animals would you find in a clowder?
    • A. 

      Dogs

    • B. 

      Birds

    • C. 

      Insects

    • D. 

      Cats

  • 6. 
    What is produced in a ginnery?
    • A. 

      Grain

    • B. 

      Gin

    • C. 

      Polyester

    • D. 

      Cotton

  • 7. 
    According to the song, what did Molly Malone sell on the streets of Dublin?
    • A. 

      Eels and Muscles

    • B. 

      Cockles and Mussels

    • C. 

      Mussels and Whelks

    • D. 

      Cockles and Eels

  • 8. 
    Which Film and TV star was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite?
    • A. 

      Michael Caine

    • B. 

      Tom Hanks

    • C. 

      John Malcovich

    • D. 

      Elvis Presley

  • 9. 
    An elephant has 150,000 of what in its trunk?
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Muscles

    • C. 

      Bones

    • D. 

      Vessels

  • 10. 
    Which jubilee did Queen Elizabeth II celebrate in 2012?
    • A. 

      Platinum

    • B. 

      Golden

    • C. 

      Diamond

    • D. 

      Ruby

  • 11. 
    What is the phonetic alphabet word for Q?
    • A. 

      Quest

    • B. 

      Queen

    • C. 

      Quebec

    • D. 

      Question

  • 12. 
    Who presented the Eurovision Song Contest for the BBC from 1978 to 2008?
    • A. 

      Michael Parkinson

    • B. 

      Terry Wogan

    • C. 

      Graham Norton

    • D. 

      Damon Jones

  • 13. 
    Name the only woman honored with a Nobel Prize twice.
    • A. 

      Aung San Suu Kyi

    • B. 

      Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

    • C. 

      Charlie Johnson

    • D. 

      Marie Curie

  • 14. 
    Admiral Sir Miles Messervy is more commonly known as whom in the films and books written by Ian Fleming?
    • A. 

      Bond

    • B. 

      M

    • C. 

      Q

    • D. 

      Odd Job

  • 15. 
     What number do the following Roman Numerals represent? MCMXCI 
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1994

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      1981

  • 16. 
     What dinosaurs name roughly translates as “Swift Seizer”?
    • A. 

      Diplodocus

    • B. 

      T-Rex

    • C. 

      Velociraptor

    • D. 

      Pterodactyl

  • 17. 
     What is the most common pub name in Britain?
    • A. 

      The Red Lion

    • B. 

      The Prince of Wales

    • C. 

      The Royal Oak

    • D. 

      The Bull

  • 18. 
    How many Gold medals did Team GB win in the 2012 Olympics?
    • A. 

      19

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      29

    • D. 

      32

  • 19. 
    What colour is a Black Box flight recorder?
    • A. 

      Black

    • B. 

      Red / Orange

    • C. 

      Blue

    • D. 

      Yellow & Black

  • 20. 
    Which famous Palace is an anagram of 'A place to put monarch?