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General Knowledge quiz with answers part 2

Updated on July 13, 2013

Fun general knowledge quizzes for all ages with answers part 2

This lens offers you a chance to run your own quizzes with friends, family or even classes if you are a teacher.

This quiz includes a wide range of Questions from countries to history, from pop stars to art.

There is a question for everybody's interests.

I have written a quiz which has been tried and tested with adults and children.

the questions are varied and get people brains working.

When playing this fun with quiz with adults and children i have witnessed the same outcome which is healthy competition.

Quiz with answers

Questions (answers at the bottom)

1.Which Apollo mission landed the first humans on the Moon?

Apollo 7

Apollo 9

Apollo 11

Apollo 13

2.What is the International Air Transport Association airport code for Heathrow Airport? (England)





3.The reactor at the site of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster is now in which country?





4.Which volcano is best known for its eruption in AD 79 that led to the destruction of the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum?

Mount Etna

Mount Stromboli

Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vulture

5.Which event from the 2012 Summer Olympics will be held at Lord's Cricket Ground?





6. The British Naval Ensign features a Union Jack in which corner?

Top left

Top right

Bottom left

Bottom right

7. Who plays Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider series of films?

Angelina Jolie

Minnie Driver

Jennifer lopez

Jennifer Aniston

8. In the song The Twelve Days of Christmas, how many calling birds are there?





9. In football, what is the diameter of the centre circle?

5 yards

10 yards

15 yards

20 yards

10. According to legend, who was the religious member of Robin Hood's band of outlaws?

Alan-a -Dale

Friar Tuck

Little John

Will Scarlet

11. Who was known as 'The Lady with the Lamp'?

Fanny Craddock

Grace Darling

Florence Nightingale

Margaret Thatcher

12. The entertainer Uri Geller was born in which country?





13. In Greek mythology, who was the goddess of love?





14.What type of creature is a gecko?





15.The ill-fated Titanic had how many funnels?





16. Which country produces Camembert cheese?





17.Who is Chris Browns god father

Is it?

James brown

Gordan brown

Cleveland brown

18.What is the capital on Greece?

19.What is the capital on Poland?

20. What is the Capital on Brazil?

21.Where was Pablo Picasso from?

22.How many independent countries are there in Africa?

23.How many countries are there in south America?

24.Name 3 states in america beginning with the letter P


1.Apollo 11


3.Ukraine - The accident occurred on 26 April 1986 when the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant was part of the Soviet Union

4.Mount Vesuvius


6.Top left

7.Angelina Jolie

8. 4

9. 20 YARDS

This ensures that the opposing players are at least 10 yards from the ball at kick-off

10. Friar Tuck

11.Florence Nightingale






17.James brown








Why Quizzes?

They can be fun for friends and family

They can be played at any time i.e. Christmas, family and friend gatherings

Anyone can play because everyone knows something that someone else wont know.

Your learning and stimulating the mind in a fun way

Its great for friendly competition

Quiz time

Quizzes and trivia

Knowledge is key


family fun

Family games

Game time

family games

Fun fun fun

classroom games

PC fun


When we play our quiz night we usually get into pairs and have a team name.

What other group games would you play with family or friends?

Will you be the quiz master ?

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