General knowledge quiz questions and answers

Test your quiz skills with 10 quick fire general knowledge questions. Answer these multiple choice trivia questions before the time runs out!

1. Which American singer released the single “Roar” in 2013?

A - Ariana Grande

B - Miley Cyrus

C - Ellie Goulding

D - Katy Perry


2. What was the nationality of the artist Picasso?

A - Italian

B - Portuguese

C - French

D - Spanish


3. According to Mary Poppins, how much sugar helps the medicine go down?

A - Spoonful

B - Sackful

C - Cupful

D - Bucketful


4. What internet search engine used to operate from a garage in California?

A - Yahoo

B - Google

C - MSN

D - AOL


5. Which singer starred alongside Kevin Coster in the 1992 film ‘The Bodyguard’?

A - Whitney Houston

B - Cher

C - Janet Jackson

D - Mariah Carey


6. Which of these is a town in northern Algeria?

A - Blusher

B - Perfume

C - Mascara

D - Lipstick


7. For which of these films did Robert De Niro win an Oscar for best actor?

A - Taxi Driver

B - Raging Bull

C - The Deer Hunter

D - Cape Fear


8. What planet is named after the son of Saturn?

A - Neptune

B - Mars

C - Venus

D - Jupiter


9. In Indian cooking, what is a ‘tandoor’?

A - A spice

B - An oven

C - A paste

D - A bowl


10. Valladolid is a city in which European country?

A - Portugal

B - Spain

C - France

D - Belgium

Answers

1 (D) Katy Perry

2 (D) Spanish

3 (A) Spoonful

4 (B) Google

5 (A) Whitney Houston

6 (C) Mascara

7 (B) Raging Bull

8 (D) Jupiter

9 (B) An oven

10 (B) Spain