Welcome to the Monthly Quiz. Each month there are 10 general knowledge questions and 10 questions on a subject.
This month’s subject is Christmas.
Enjoy the quiz and good luck!!
|1||What is the second largest city in France?|
|2||Ushanka, Montera and Keffiyeh are all types of what?|
|3||How many eyes does a caterpillar have?|
|4||In which year was ‘Coronation Street’ broadcast for the first time?|
|5||The airline Qantas is based in which country?|
|6||Which British artist is famous for his spot paintings?|
|7||A milliner is a maker of what?|
|8||The first ever FA Cup final was held at which cricket ground?|
|9||Which UK comedian began his act with “Hello my darlings’?|
|10||Which Cabinet post did Winston Churchill hold in both world wars?|
|1||When do the 12 days of Christmas start?|
|2||What colour suit did Father Christmas wear until Coca Cola rebranded him in red?|
|3||In which modern-day country was St Nicholas born?|
|4||Which Christmas-themed ballet premiered in St Petersburg, Russia in 1892?|
|5||What month in 1942 did Bing Crosby record the song ‘White Christmas’?|
|6||What fruit is traditionally put inside a Christmas stocking?|
|7||Which country did eggnog originate?|
|8||Which city has been donating Trafalgar Square’s Christmas tree to London every year since 1947?|
|9||In EastEnders, what did Den Watts famously give his wife Angie for Christmas in 1986?|
|10||Which country does the popular Christmas dessert panettone originate from?|
General Knowledge Answers
(1) Marseille. (2) Headgear. (3) 12. (4) 1960. (5) Australia. (6) Damien Hirst. (7) Hats. (8) The Oval. (9) Charlie Drake. (10) First Lord of the Admiralty.
(1) Christmas Day. (2) Green. (3) Turkey. (4) The Nutcracker. (5) May. (6) Orange or Tangerine. (7) U.K. (8) Oslo, Norway. (9) Divorce papers. (10) Italy.
The quiz is on page 23.
You can also pick up a print edition of the newspaper in the Llanelli area.