Pub Quiz

Wicklow People (West Edition) - - MIND GAMES -

1. Who wrote The Old Cu­rios­ity Shop? A. Wil­liam Thack­eray, B. Ge­orge Or­well, C. Charles Dick­ens, D. El­iz­a­beth Gaskell.

2. Which Aus­tralian group had a num­ber one sin­gle in 1983 with Down Un­der? A. Truly Madly Deeply, B. Inxs,

C. Ja­son Donovan with Kylie Minogue, D. Men at Work.

3. In which year was the first walk in space?

A. 1960, B. 1965, C. 1968, D. 1957.

4. What is the com­mon name for an­i­mals of the fam­ily Fel­i­dae?

A. Dogs, B. Ro­dents, C. Cats, D. Birds.

5. Which Aus­tralian city do the band AC/ DC hail from? A. Mel­bourne, B. Perth, C. Bris­bane, D. Syd­ney.

6. Which Ital­ian nun who founded a religious or­der was pro­claimed pa­tron saint of tele­vi­sion in 1958?

A. St Mary of As­sisi, B. St Josephine of As­sisi, C. St Clare of As­sisi,

D. St Fran­cis of As­sisi.

7. Who founded Sin­ga­pore in 1819? A. James Cook, B. Thomas Stam­ford Raf­fles, C. Christo­pher Colom­bus, D. Henry James-Wal­lace.

8. In botany what name is given to the process whereby the em­bry­onic plant in a seed starts to pro­duce roots and shoots?

A. De­megra­tion, B. Ger­mi­na­tion, C. Im­pli­ca­tion, D. Fer­men­ta­tion.

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