Pub Quiz

Bray People - - MIND GAMES -

1. Which city is the seat of govern­ment of the Nether­lands? A. Am­s­ter­dam, B. Rot­ter­dam, C. Eind­hoven, D. The Hague.

2. Who wrote the nov­els Emma and Per­sua­sion? A. Emily Bronte, B. Mrs Gaskell, C. Jane Austen, D. Char­lotte Bronte.

3. Which French poet was im­pris­oned for shoot­ing his lover Arthur Rim­baud? A. Jean Tri­este, B. Paul Ver­laine, C. Michel De­la­porte, D. Jaques Reno.

4. Fort Wil­liam is at the head of which Scot­tish loch? A. Loch Lomond, B. Loch Ran­noch, C. Loch Linnhe, D. Loch Ness.

5. Which former pres­i­dent of South Africa re­fused to ap­pear be­fore the Truth and Rec­on­cil­i­a­tion Com­mis­sion? A. P.W. Motha, B. P.W. Botha, C. P.W. Totha, D. P.W. Sotha.

6. Which courtier of Diony­sius II of Syra­cuse was seated at a ban­quet be­neath a sword sus­pended by a sin­gle hair? A. Her­cules, B. Damo­cles, C. Th­e­seus, D. Mi­das.

7. What part of the body is af­fected by der­mati­tis? A. The skin, B. The eyes, C. The heart, D. The lungs.

8. Which Ger­man en­gi­neer is cred­ited with man­u­fac­tur­ing the first car pow­ered by an in­ter­nal com­bus­tion en­gine? A. Claude Benz, B. Mer­cado Benz, C. Richard Benz, D. Karl Benz.

SO­LU­TIONS TO LAST WEEK’S PUB QUIZ:

1. B; 2. A; 3. C; 4. D; 5. B; 6. A; 7. D; 8. A

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