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Christmas Quiz!

Chrimbo questions!

Question 1

What year was the Queens Christmas speech first televised?

Question 2

What country was the first Christmas stamp released in 1898?

Question 3

Which common British Bird name were Victorian postmen popularly called by?

Question 4

To the nearest 10 years, when was Christmas classed as illegal by parliament and Oliver Cromwell?

Question 5

An easy one to finish.. Which reindeer leads Santas sleigh?

Sport

Question 1

On the official medal table for the London Olympics 2012, who was in 4th position with 24 Gold, 26 Silver and 32 Bronze.

Question 2

In English cricket what do the letters TCCB stand for?

Question 3

How many players are there in a netball team?

Question 4

Cricketers Darren Gough and Mark Ramprakash have both been the winner of a reality TV show which one?

Question 5

What sport does Harry Potter play in the films?

Bonus Question

What does Harry Potter have to catch in his sport?

Celeb piccy round!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Character name?

Question 4

Whats the name of this dance by PSY?

Question 5

Whos this composer?

Food glorious food!

Question 1

What is the main ingredient in Tofu?

Question 2

What type of plant do prickly pears grow on?

Question 3

What type of food (often wrapped around sushi) is Nori?

Question 4

Which county did orange carrots originate from?

Question 5

What in Britain was traditionally mixed into a Christmas pudding "for good luck"?

General Knowledge

Question 1

In which country is Mount Everest?

Question 2

What was the first Disney animated film that was not based on an already existing story?

Question 3

What everyday item has the chemical compound of NaCl? Need the common name

Question 4

Which book begins Call me Ishmael?

Question 5

How many teeth does an elephant have ?

Question 6

Which gas do plants absorb from the atmosphere?

Question 7

How many strings does a violin have?

Question 8

Who was the monarch during the Great Fire of London

Question 9

What are the three primary colours?

Question 10

In text speak what does BRB stand for?

All about the Music

Question 1

How many singers were involved in the song Band Aids Do They Know its Christmas?

Question 2

In the song The Twelve Days of Christmas, how many Maids Amilking are there?

Question 3

How many Sharps or Flats are there in E major?

Bonus Question

What are the Sharps or Flats in E major?

Question 4

Listen Carefully to this song the answer to the question is in the song. The question will be revealed when the song has paused.

Question 4

What did Alvin want for Christmas?

Question 5

What is the title of this Christmas song?

Question 6
Who composed the Lieutenant Kij orchestral suite, for a 1934 film of the same name, including the Troika movement, commonly used as Christmas theme music?

Question 7

In the song All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth why do I want my two front teeth?

Question 8

What does the Eleven piper piping refer to in a biblical sence?

Question 9

What was Bing Crosby Dreaming of?

Question 10

What colour was the Christmas that Elvis Presley sang about?

What was the year?

Question 1
What year did Henry VIII die? a) b) c) d) 1498 1511 1509 1518

Question 2
What year did women over 21 get the vote a) b) c) d) 1911 1919 1932 1928

Question 3
What year did Vikings invade the monastery of Lindisfarne, Northumbria? a) b) c) d) 793 805 695 554

Question 4
What year was the Great Fire of London? a) b) c) d) 1662 1656 1666 1596

Question 5
What year did Charles Dickens' 'Oliver Twist' get published first? a) b) c) d) 1825 1842 1852 1838

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Time for the answers

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