1: Which war was called ‘the war to end all wars’?
2: Which famous ceiling did Michelangelo paint?
3: Which scientist famously proclaimed ‘Eureka!’ whilst taking a bath?
4: How many years does a silver wedding anniversary celebrate?
5: Despite the heat, which Australian marsupial allegedly does not drink water?
6: Which planet is second in distance from the sun?
7: According to Greek mythology, what was Poseidon the god of?
8: What profession takes the Hippocratic Oath?
9: What word stands for ‘Z’ in the phonetic alphabet?
10: What country donated the Statue of Liberty to the people of the US?
11: What is the second largest ocean by area?
12: Stretching more than 8,850km, in what country is the world’s longest passenger railway line?
13: What is the largest country in South America?
14: On what continent is the country of Afghanistan?
15: What volcano destroyed Pompeii in 79 AD?
16: What is the largest land locked country in the world?
17: What is the northernmost capital city in Europe?
18: Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain on which continent?
19: There are five countries in Europe that have vertical tricolour flags. France, Italy, Ireland, Belgium and … Name the fifth country.
20: Which Asian country is most famous for Tuk-Tuks?
21: The ‘Hammer and Sickle’ flag once represented which former country?
22: Who was the second man on the Moon?
23: In what year did Adolf Hitler commit suicide?
24: Who was the first President of the United States of America?
25: What beverage was invented in 1886 and used to contain cocaine?
26: Which battle, fought at sea between the British Navy and the French & Spanish Navies, led to the death of Lord Nelson in 1805?
27: What was the name of the Suffragette who threw herself in front of the King’s horse at the Epsom Derby in 1913?
28: What was the reason for the first Black Monday in 1929 which caused over 13 million Americans to become unemployed?
29: What mode of transport was introduced in 1969 and was mainly used by the wealthy, before being retired in 2003?
30: In what location did the Pearl Harbour bombings take place?
31: Which actor voiced Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy?
32: Which fictional character has two actors received Oscars for portraying in two separate movies?
33: What was the name of the actor who played Tony Soprano in The Sopranos?
34: What address do The Simpsons live at?
35: Which of these Disney Princesses was not actually born into royalty?
36: In what British TV series would you find The Nags Head Pub?
37: What is the name Jay Cartwright uses on his fake Australian ID in The Inbetweeners?
38: Who is the alter ego of Scott Lang, as featured in the 2015 and 2018 Marvel films?
39: What was the profession of Ross Geller in the US sitcom Friends?
40: Who directed the 1998 film Titanic?
41: Who was the only man to have had a 35-year professional career as a player in football?
42: Dick Fosbury revolutionised the technique in which athletics field event?
43: Who were the winners of the first ever Super Bowl in 1967?
44: In Rugby League, how many players per team are allowed on the field simultaneously?
45: At the start of any snooker game, how many balls are on the table?
46: Who was the first footballer in the English top-flight to cost over £1m?
47: Which annual 4,000km race was first held in 1903?
48: Which country has hosted the most Summer Olympics (four times)?
49: Who was the first country to win the World Cup in 1930?
50: Who was Muhammed Ali’s opponent in the infamous ‘Rumble in the Jungle’?