Round 1  50/50


1. What does the P stand for in ISP – printer or provider? Provider



2. Northern Territory is a state in which country – Australia or New Zealand? Australia



3. What did Russians call their first spacemen – cosmonauts or vostoks? Cosmonauts



4. Which item of swimwear is named after an atoll in the pacific – bikini or snorkel? Bikini



5. What type of weapon is a kukri – knife or rifle? Knife



6. Macaulay Calkin sacked his dad from what job – his manager or his accountant? Manager



7. Out of his six wives, how many did Henry VIII have beheaded – two or three? Three



8. The movie Grease is set in which decade – 1950’s or 1960’s? 1950’s



9. Which gas is believed to be encouraging global warming – carbon dioxide or hydrogen? Carbon dioxide



10. What is a clavichord – a bone in the ear or a musical instrument? Musical instrument



Round 2


11. What color is St. James Place on a Monopoly game board? Orange



12. According to Pink Floyd, “We don’t need no education, we don’t need no…” what? Thought control



13. Which fictional girl met a Mad Hatter? Alice



14. Does an Italian risotto contain rice or pasta?  Rice



15. In Japan, what name is given to ritual suicide? Hari kari



16. What is the name of the bone in your thigh? Femur



17. What name is given to animals which do not hunt or eat meat? Herbivore



18. Which part of the body would be affected by astigmatism? Eye



19. Which Superman actor passed away in 2004? Christopher Reeve



20. Who co-starred with Jim Carrey in Bruce Almighty? Jennifer Aniston







Round 3


21. Putter, iron, and niblick are types of what? Golf clubs



22. What is the largest state of the USA? Alaska



23. Which engine’s friends were Terence the Tractor and Bertie the Bus? Thomas the Tank Engine



24. What is the second month of the year to have exactly 31 days? March



25. In comics, who is “the boy wonder”? Robin



26. In the movie The Lion King, who was the king at the end? Simba



27. Who is the patron saint of lovers? Valentine



28. Alphabetically, which is the first of the seven dwarfs? Bashful



29. How many packs of cards are needed for a game of Canasta? Two



30. In the medical sector, what does GP stand for? General Practitioner







Round 4


31. What was Captain Kirk’s first name on Star Trek? James (Jim)



32. What color are Bart Simpson’s shorts? Blue



33. What is Roget’s word book known as? Thesaurus



34. What color is saffron? Yellow



35. Who created Fantasyland, Adventureland, and Frontierland? Walt Disney



36. What was George Washington’s wife’s first name? Martha



37. Who played Mary in There’s Something About Mary? Cameron Diaz



38. What does FAQ stand for? Frequently asked questions



39. Who was the magician at King Arthur’s court? Merlin



40. Name an English word of more than 2 letters that both begins and ends with the letters ‘he’ (in that order). (Actually, there are two possible correct answers — and “hehe” is not an acceptable solution.) Headache or heartache





Round 5  Movies


41. In the Wizard of Oz, whom does Dorothy meet first on the yellow brick road? The Scarecrow



42. Name 2 of the 3 presidents that Forrest Gump meets. Nixon, Kennedy, and Johnson



43. Name 1 of the 2 movies that tied for the most Academy Awards won. Ben-Hur and Titanic



44. Although the Matrix takes place in a fictional city the street names can all be found in what American city? Chicago



45. What is the name of Hans Solo’s ship in Star Wars? The Millennium Falcon



46. Who played Hannibal Lecter in the 1991 Best Picture Silence of the Lambs? Anthony Hopkins



47. What kind of car was used as a time machine in Back to the Future? Delorean



48. In the 1942 classic Casablanca, Rick tells Ilsa that “we’ll always have…” what? Paris



49. How many fights did Rocky lose in the five Rocky movies? Two



50. In the 1994 movie The Mask, what was Jim Carrey’s character’s job? Banker