Quiz 1 Answers

Here are the answers. Top marks if you got more than three without Google! 1.  116 years. 1337 – 1453 2.  Ecuador 3.  From sheep and horses 4.  November 7th. Russia’s calendar was 13 days behind. 5.  16.  Louis 17th died in prison during the French revolution and never reached […]

Self-Isolation Quiz 1

Just to give you self-isolating choir members something to do, I’ve prepared this simple quiz.  Further quizzes may get harder. Good luck JB Easy Questions (?) 1. How long did the Hundred Years War last? 2. In which country are Panama hats made? 3. Where do we get catgut? 4. […]

Xmas Quiz 2019

In “Game of Thrones” which house has the motto “Winter is Coming”? At the winter Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere over which line of latitude is the sun directly over? In which of Shakespeare’s plays does the line “Now is the winter of our discontent” appear? In which land is […]

Eurovision Quiz

Just to while away the long school holidays . . . 1. Which country’s jury memorably voted “nul points” to the Swedish entry (which happened to win the competition and later go on to be a massive act worldwide) in 1974? 2. Ireland has the best Eurovision record, winning seven […]