Flashcards in Part 1 Deck (70)
In which county was Isaac Newton born?
On which Hebridian island did Prince Charles crash a plane in 1994?
On what day of the year is St Georges day held?
23rd of April
In the game Cluedo, which room can be accessed via the secret passageway from the Study?
Which three fruits are combined to make the drink Vimto?
Black current, grape, raspberry
Which is the only US state that has no letters in common with its state capital?
South Dakota (Pierre)
Margaret Thatcher's maiden name?
Under which President did the United States invade the Caribbean island of Grenada?
Who did Ted Turner, the media tycoon, marry in 1991?
What breed of spaniel has been selected as Best in Show more times than any other?
the original version of the Snowman?
In which city were the 1940 Olympic Games scheduled to take place before being cancelled due to war?
Which the actor who played `the Ugly` in The Good, The Bad And The Ugly?
Who wrote the opera The Girl Of The Golden West?
Henry VIII is buried alongside which of his wives?
Which city hosts Canada's largest stock exchange?
Oldest of the royal parks in London?
St James`s Park
What colour would you associate with the traditional gemstone for September?
Name the Fantadtic Four.
Mr Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Human Torch, Thing
How many years are celebrated in a demisesquicentennial
Other than the queen who else appeared on an old £5 note?
The Duke of Wellington
Jupiter is named after Zeus, but which Greek god was Mercury named after?
In which English county is the Queen`s private residence, Sandringham House?
What was the first European country to issue banknotes?
May day first became a bank holiday in which year? 1972, 1975, or 1978?
a philargyrist is someone who loves what?
What is an epidiascope?
Predecessor to an overhead projector
Which was the first car to have a turbo charged engine?
The Porsche 911
What is pogonology the study of?