General Knowledge Quiz Round 38

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A squirrels nest is called a what?
Drey

 

In 2001 this city changed its name to Kolkata. What was it previously called?
Calcutta

 

The study and the act of bell ringing is known as what?
Campanology

 

Omar Sharif played the title character in this film from 1965.
Doctor Zhivago

 

Edvard Munch was which nationality?
Norwegian

 

The British sitcom Dad's Army was written by which two writers?
Jimmy Perry and David Croft

 

Boscobel in Jamaica has an airport named after a famous spy novel writer. Name him.
Ian Fleming

 

Which Prime Minister is regarded as being the father of the modern British Police force?
Sir Robert Peel

 

The English football league was the first professional football competition. In what year was it founded?
1888

 

Between which 2 planets does the Asteroid Belt lie?
Mars and Jupiter