Ten general knowledge quiz questions and answers

Prove your quiz skills with this multiple choice general knowledge game

1 - Which of these US sitcoms is set in California?

A - Friends

B - The Big Bang Theory

C - 30 Rock

D - Veep


2 - ‘Homeothermic’ is the scientific name for what sort of animal?

A - Invertebrate

B - Marsupial

C - Amphibian

D - Warm-blooded


3 - In the Christmas film, on what New York street does a miracle occur?

A - 33rd

B - 34th

C - 35th

D - 36th


4 - In what century did the composer Chopin live?

A - 17th

B - 18th

C - 19th

D - 20th


5 - What fruit is the main ingredient of a classic Waldorf salad?

A - Pear

B - Mango

C - Apple

D - Banana


6 - Which of these is a red wine?

A - Pinot Gris

B - Chardonnay

C - Sauvignon blanc

D - Merlot


7 - A shameful secret is know as a ’Skeleton in the…’ what?

A - Bedroom

B - Closet

C - Basement

D - Attic


8 - Singer Adam Lambert found fame after appearing on which TV talent show?

A - Australia’s Got Talent

B - The X Factor

C - American Idol

D - The Voice


9 - The disease cholera is an infection of which organ?

A - Liver

B - Intestine

C - Spleen

D - Kidneys


10 - The name of the German newspaper ‘Bild’ means what in English?

A - Picture

B - Look

C - New

D - Day

Answers

1 (B) The Big Bang Theory

2 (D) Warm-blooded

3 (B) 34th

4 (C) 19th

5 (C) Apple

6 (D) Merlot

7 (B) Closet

8 (C) American Idol

9 (B) Intestine

10 (A) Picture