Pot Luck 4 - General Knowledge Quiz

QUIZ QUESTIONS

  1. In which American state is Fort Knox?
  2. What is the more usual name for the polygraph?
  3. Who is singer Cleo Laine's husband?
  4. What is the name for the organism on which a parasite lives and feeds?
  5. Who was the first Roman Emperor to convert to Christianity?
  6. What is the only movable bone in the human skull?
  7. In which country is the Kimberley gold field?
  8. What will never make a silk purse?
  9. Which world famous poet lived at Dove Cottage in Grasmere?
  10. In the 1993 film, Mrs Doubtfire, who plays the title role?
  11. On what type of business was the fortune of john F. Kennedy's family built?
  12. Greenland has two official languages. One is Greenlandic; what is the other?
  13. What is the distaff side of the family?
  14. When is Lammas day? 
  15. Which company launched the 'Walkman'?
  16. What type of acid is in bee stings?
  17. In the song, the House of the Rising Sun was in which city?
  18. What sport would you be watching if the New York Knickerbockers were playing?
  19. What word describes a doctor specializing in the medical problems of old age?
  20. If you were making a wiener schnitzel, what meat would you buy?
  21. 'The Mindbenders' were the backing group for which pop singer?
  22. In the Bible, whom did God tell 'Escape to the mountain, lest though be consumed'?
  23. Where was Princess Elizabeth when she learned that she had become Queen Elizabeth II?
  24. Which country's flag shows a white cross on a red background?
  25. If you birthstone is turquoise, which is your birth month?

 QUIZ ANSWERS

  1. Kentucky
  2. Lie detector
  3. John Dankworth
  4. Host
  5. Constantine
  6. Mandible or jawbone
  7. Western Australia
  8. A sow's ear
  9. Wordsworth
  10. Robin Williams
  11. Real estate
  12. Danish
  13. The female side
  14. August 1st
  15. Sony
  16. Formic acid
  17. New Orleans
  18. Basketball
  19. Geriatrician 
  20. Veal
  21. Wayne Fontana
  22. Lot
  23. Kenya
  24. Switzerland
  25. December