1 What type of fish would you put in an Omelette Arnold Bennett? 2 Which composer had the middle name Amadeus? 3 What nationality was Beethoven? 4 Which football team won the FA cup and soon afterwards relegated to a lower division? 5 What nationality is golfer Colin Montgomerie? 6 Which creature was given 100 eyes in its tail by Hera? 7 Which movement had This Land is Your Land as its anthem in the 1960s? 8 Which art museum in Florence has a name that means offices? 9 Which fashion designer had a husband named Alexander Plunket Greene? 10 What type of fruit is a costard, as in costermonger? 11 Which European country has the River Po? 12 According to Napoleon what does an army march on? 13 What did Crick, Watson and Wilkins determine the structure of? 14 The New Zealand mountain Aoraki was named after which English explorer in 1851? 15 Mount Logan is the highest mountain in which Commonwealth country? 16 Which Shakespeare play has a character named Iago? 17 What nationality was the philosopher Descartes? 18 What is taxonomy the classification of? 19 Who presents BBC programmes Newsnight and University Challenge? 20 Which is Britain’s oldest cathedral?
Where in Kent?
1 It is a 17th century, Charles II house 2 Its address is The Street, Cobham 3 It was home to Sir Herbert Baker, an architect in the Lutyens style 4 It is owned now by the National Trust 5 It is not to be confused with a Kent zoo with a similar name
Music quiz - what band is this?
1 Glasgow rock band formed in 1977, who are still touring and recording 2 Their major stadium years were 1984 to 1989 3 They took their name from a lyric in David Bowie song Jean Genie 4 They performed at the Mandela concerts in 1988 and 2008 5 Lead singer Jim Kerr married Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders and Patsy Kensit