General Knowledge Quiz - ten trivia questions and answers

Answer these quick fire questions before the timer runs out! Some of these questions are particularly difficult, so it'll be a good test of your general knowledge, good luck!

1. ‘The Scream’ was painted by which artist in 1893?

A - Salvador Dali

B - Paul Klee

C - Edvard Munch

D - Paul Cézanne


2. What is the state capital of Florida?

A - Jacksonville

B - Miami

C - Sarasota

D - Tallahassee


3. Which band was originally called The Polka Tulk Blues Band?

A - Black Sabbath

B - ZZ Top

C - The Eagles

D - Fleetwood Mac


4. Which is the highest waterfall in the world?

A - Yosemite Falls

B - Tugela Falls

C - Angel Falls

D - Niagra Falls


5. Which of these animals does NOT appear in the Chinese zodiac?

A - Bear

B - Rabbit

C - Dragon

D - Dog


6. What is the chemical symbol for Sodium?

A - Sm

B - K

C - Na

D - Cl


7. In Norse mythology, where was the home of the Gods?

A - Valhalla

B - Asgard

C - Midgard

D - Hel


8. How many rings are on the Olympic flag?

A - 4

B - 5

C - 6

D - 7


9. What US organisation was established in 1947?

A - CIA

B - FBI

C - NSA

D - NRO


10. What was the 5th book in the Harry Potter series?

A - Goblet of Fire

B - Chamber of Secrets

C - Half Blood Prince

D - Order of the Phoenix

Answers

1 (C) Edvard Munch

2 (D) Tallahassee

3 (A) Black Sabbath

4 (C) Angel Falls

5 (A) Bear

6 (C) Na

7 (B) Asgard

8 (B) 5

9 (A) CIA

10 (D) Order of the Phoenix