Quick Fire Questions (Round 6)

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Published: 2nd November 2020


Author: Adam 

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At what age could you first expect to receive a message from the Queen?

100th birthday



If something is 'Hepatic' then it relates to which organ of the body?




Name the Rudyard Kipling poem which contains the line 'If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster/And treat those two impostors just the same'?




In the Harry Potter film franchise, which actor plays Harry Potter?

Daniel Radcliffe



In women's shoes, what are Block, Platform Wedge, Stiletto and Kitten examples of?




Halifax Town and the New York Mets baseball team shared which similar sounding stadium name?

The Shay/Shea Stadium



Which 'P' is a scientific role for the study of the fossilised remains of all kinds of previously living organisms?




The Great Fire of London took place in which year?




Which German-owned supermarket opened its' first UK branch in Stechford, Birmingham?




Which British children's author wrote Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory and The Witches?

Roald Dahl



Madge, Maggie, Marge and Meg are all shortened versions of which female name?




Which green amphibian appears as a Muppet in both Sesame Street and The Muppet Show?

Kermit the Frog



Which canal which runs through Egypt is considered to be the defining border between Africa and Asia?

Suez Canal



Good Omens is a collaborative novel between English authors Terry Pratchett and which other writer?

Neil Gaiman



The French word 'lapin' translates to which animal in English?




Who played the Genie in the 2019 film Aladdin?

Will Smith



Which country has won African's Cup of Nations international tournament on the most occasions?




Which author, known as the 'Father of English literature' wrote 'The Canterbury Tales'?

Geoffrey Chaucer



Watson, Crick & Wilkins were awarded a Nobel prize for discovering what is shaped like a double helix?