The big gen­eral knowl­edge quiz

Belfast Telegraph - - PUZZLES -

1 Which sport be­gins with a face-off ?

2 In which county is Slough?

3 Ro­many is the lan­guage of which trav­el­ling peo­ple?

4 In which game does a player use flip­pers to keep the ball in play?

5 Which band sang the orig­i­nal of Stair­way to Heaven? 6 Which king de­feated the French in the Bat­tle of Agin­court?

7 How many points is a try worth in Rugby Union?

8 What colour is an emer­ald?

9 Hyper­gly­caemia in­volves an ex­cess of what in the blood?

10 Who wrote suc­cess­ful farce Noises Off ? 11 In which Mid­dle-East­ern city is the Dome of the Rock?

12 Madonna is the Ital­ian name for which bib­li­cal fig­ure?

13 Which Amer­i­can ac­tress starred as The French Lieu­tenant’s Woman?

14 Of which coun­try was Gen­eral Jaruzel­ski pres­i­dent from 1989-1990?

15 Which late au­thor cre­ated fic­tional teenager Adrian Mole?

16 What is an­other name for the

white ball in snooker?

1 Which Amer­i­can TV se­ries fea­tured the Fonz (left)?

18 Who is the tra­di­tional au­thor of the first Gospel?

19 Which part of the body does lum­bago af­fect?

20 What is the value of the Ro­man nu­meral D?

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