General Knowledge Quiz (Round 270)

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The 'Girl with Kaleidoscope eyes' features in which Beatles song?

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds

 

The Labrador Peninsula is in which country?

Canada

 

Which common phrase originates with British naval hero Horatio Nelson's refusal to use his good eye when looking through a telescope at oncoming opponents?

'Turn a blind eye'

 

Which value coin was introduced to Britain in 1998?

Two pound coin

 

The red rose is the symbol of which British political party?

Labour

 

Which comic strip dog has been called "the world's most famous beagle"?

Snoopy

 

'Dreams From My Father' is the title of a 1995 memoir from which US politician?

Barack Obama

 

Taking it's name from the Greek word for 'to give what is due', who is the Greek god of Revenge?

Nemesis

 

By population, which is the largest city in Yorkshire?

Leeds

 

Figaro is a barber and character in which Rossini opera?

The Barber of Seville