Pub Quiz

Bray People - - CHRISTMAS -

1. Which op­ti­cal phe­nom­e­non con­sists of an arc of light across the sky com­posed of the colours of the spec­trum? A. Aurora, B. The North­ern Lights, C. Sun­set, D. Rainbow. 2. Which arm of the In­dian Ocean is con­nected to the Mediter­ranean Sea by the Suez Canal? A. Gulf of Oman, B. Black Sea, C. Caspian Sea, D. The Red Sea. 3. Of which Euro­pean coun­try was Gen­eral Jaruzel­ski prime min­is­ter from 1981 to 1985? A. Hun­gary, B. Poland, C. Cze­choslo­vakia, D. Aus­tria. 4. What sort of creature is a dab? A. A ro­dent, B. A lizard, C. A fish, D. A snake. 5. Which king ab­di­cated in 1936 be­cause of ob­jec­tions to his li­ai­son with the twice-di­vorced Mrs Wal­lis Simp­son? A. Ed­ward VIII, B. Ed­ward VII, C. George V, D. George VI. 6. Which sug­ary so­lu­tion pro­duced by flow­ers at­tracts in­sects, birds or bats and en­cour­ages pol­li­na­tion? A. Nec­tar, B. Sap, C. Pollen, D. Juice. 7. Which US nov­el­ist wrote Un­cle Re­mus, His Songs and His Say­ings? A. Mark Twain, B. James A Mich­ener, C. Joel Chandler Har­ris, D. Joseph Heller. 8. Of which African coun­try is Ban­jul the cap­i­tal? A. Zaire, B. Congo, C. An­gola, D. Gam­bia. SO­LU­TIONS TO LAST WEEK’S PUB QUIZ: 1. D; 2. B; 3. A; 4. C; 5. C; 6. D; 7. B; 8. A.

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