150 Easy Trivia Questions and Answers

Easy trivia questions

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1. Richard Hannay was the central character of which famous film? The Thirty Nine Steps

2. What is the commonest medical condition? Caries (Tooth Decay)

3. Which Swiss psychologist is synonymous with the concepts of intovert and extrovert personalities? Carl Jung

4. Which dish consists of mashed potato and eggs which is moulded into shapes usually through a piping bag and then baked? Duchesse

5. What does the F stand for in FBI?Federal.

6. Tony Curtis was in which of the armed services in WWII?Navy.

7. Which state is called the volunteer State? Tennessee.

8. Which state is called the Golden state? California.

9. What color is the M in McDonald’s? Yellow.

10. What was President Yeltsin’s first name? Boris.

11. In fiction, what is the last name of Dr. Hannibal–the Cannibal? Lecter.

12. San Antonio international airport is in which state? Texas.

13. What is the Aloha State? Hawaii.

14. How did Greta Gustafson become better known as an actress?Greta Garbo.

15. Albertville and Lillehammer were two 90s venues for which event?Winter Olympics.

16. Nutria is given to the fur of which animal? Coypu

17. Tampere is the second largest city in which country? Finland

18. Deva was the Roman name for which British city? Chester

19. The Carbohydrate group of foods is composed of which three elements? Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen

20. What was the name of King Charles ‘ I physician who discovered the circulation of the blood? William Harvey

21. Who presented the quiz show 15-1? William G. Stewart

22. The company Steiff are famous for making what? Teddy Bears

23. How many episodes of the cult TV Sit-com Fawlty Towers were made? 12

24. On what date is St. Swithin’s Day? 15th July

25. Which tree bears conkers? Horse Chestnut

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26. Who plays against the USA in golf’s Walker Cup? Great Britain.

27. Who had a huge 70s No 1 with Shadow Dancing?Andy Gibb.

28. In Canada what is the NHL?National Hockey League.

29. Marlon Brando was born in which decade of the century? 20s.

30. Who did Elton John originally duet with on Don’t Go Breaking My Heart? Kiki Dee.

31. What does SLR stand for as found in a camera? Single Lens Reflex

32. Which organisation has the motto ‘Nation shall speak peace unto nation’? BBC

33. How was Billie Jean Moffitt later known in the tennis world? Billie Jean King.

34. Who won the Wimbledon singles in 1998 after twice losing in the final? Jana Novotna.

35. In which decade did people last get the chance to see Halley’s Comet? 1980s.

36. Where does Greg Norman come from? Australia.

37. In which Park was the New York marathon run until 14970? Central Park.

38 . The Walker Cup is competed for in which sport?Golf.

39. Which country’s flag is the only one that features the map of the country on it? Cyprus

40. How many books are there in the New Testament? 27

41. In which village is Postman Pat set? Greendale

42. What name is given to a courtyard in a castle or the wall surrounding the outer court of a castle? Bailey

43. In the Peanuts cartoon strip what was the surname of Lucy and Linus? Van Pelt

44. What is the world’s most widely spoken native tongue language? Mandarin Chinese

45. Which European city is known as the Balti Capital? Birmingham

46. Which famous battle was fought on St. Crispin’s day? Agincourt

47. In which year of the 20th century did three monarchs reign? 1936

48. What name is given to the 19th Century movement which was opposed to mechanisation within the textile industry? Luddites

49. What was the maiden name of the Queen mother? Bowes-Lyon

50. The Australian city of Perth stands on which river? Swan River

51. Which plant has the scientific name Galanthus? Snowdrops

52. Which bone in the body is not joined to any other? Hyoid Bone

53. What does the atomic number of an element indicate about its nucleus? The number of protons in it

54. John Bonham who died aged just 32 was the former drummer of which rock band? Led Zeppelin

55. Pandora Braithwaite was the girlfriend of which eponymous literary character? Adrian Mole

56. What name is given to the insect whose nymphs produce the fothed up plant sap known as cuckoo spit? Froghopper

57. What was traditonally made by a Chandler? Candles

58. Who has won more Oscars than anybody else? Walt Disney

59. Which artist was nicknamed ‘Jack the Dripper’? Jackson Pollack

60. The term ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which organ? Lungs

61. Which country is the world’s biggest producer of coffee? Brazil

62. In which month does the Kentucky Derby take place? May.

63. Rugby’s man mountain Jonah Lomu plays for which country? New Zealand.

64. Magician David Kotkin managed to change his name to what? David Copperfield.

65. What is the postal abbreviation for Idaho? ID.

66. On an Indian restaurant menu how is potato known? Aloo

67. Who once said ‘Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma? Winston Churchill

68. What was the full name of the Barbie Doll? Barbara Millicent Roberts

69. What is the name of the Library of the University of Oxford? Bodleian

70. Maria Montessori was a famous name in which field? Education

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71. Which order of monks are known as Blackfriars? Dominicans

72. Who played the undertaker in Dads Army? John Laurie

73. Which American newspaper first exposed the Watergate Scandal? Washington Post

74. Which Jewish festival is known as the Festival of Lights? Hanakkah

75. Mozzarella Cheese is made from the milk of which animal? Buffalo

76. What is the name of the main British military base in Afghanistan? Camp Bastion

77. On what everyday object would you find the inscription ‘Decus Et Tutamen’? One Pound Coin

78. What do the letters HB stand for on a pencil? Hard Black

79. How many players make up a Basketball team? Five

80. What is the largest satellite in the solar system? Ganneymede

81. What is the name for a pointer on a Sun Dial? Gnomon

82. Which singer was known as the ‘Swedish Nightingale’? Jenny Lind

83. Who is the patron saint of doctors? St. Luke

84. What name is given to the official record of proceedings in Parliament? Hansard

85. What is the studyof Fossils? Palaeontology

86. The White Horse FA Cup Final occurred in which year? 1923

87. Who was the Roman god of sleep? Somnus

88. The South American city of Brazillia is built in the shape of what? Aeroplane

89. Which sporting legend is known as ‘The Golden Bear’? Jack Nicklaus

90. Which male singer from Salford is nicknamed The Voice? Russell Watson

91. Who was the first person to see Jesus after his ressurection? Mary Magdelene

92. Which French term means the front of a building? Facade

93.The Dome of the Rock is found in which city? Jerusalem

94. Which politician gave us the infamous Salmonella in Eggs scandal? Edwina Currie

95. What was the name of the policeman in Top Cat? Officer Dibble

96. Who was the star of the film ‘The Missionary’? Michael Palin

97. What name is given to a white knee length pleated skirt worn in traditional Greek dress? Fustanella

98. Nigel Starmer Smith is a name most famously associated with which sport? Rugby Union

99. Which herb is one of the main ingredients of Pesto Sauce? Basil

100. In what year was the Piper Alpha disaster? 1986

Furthermore On 150 Easy Trivia Questions and Answers

101. ‘The course of true love never did run smooth’ comes from which Shakespeare play? A Midsummer Night’s Dream

102. What was the christian name of Dr. Watson in the Sherlock Holmes stories? John

103. Who invented the Polaroid Camera? Edwin Land

104. What in the House of Commons is an EDM? Early Day Motion

105. Which shoe company did Michael Jordan famously promote? Nike.

06. 1Which musical instrument did Pablo Casals play? Cello.

107. In horse racing, which triple Crown race is held on Long Island? Belmont.

108. In which country was the AIDS virus first recognized? USA.

109. Scott Hamilton won Olympic gold for the USA on what surface? Ice.

110. On which river does the city of Leeds stand? River Aire

111. 1In Kiplings Jungle Book, what kind of creature was Kaa? Snake

112. Which country was home to the Moa bird which became extinct about 500 years ago? New Zealand

113. 1What name is given in Geometry to a triangle with three different sides? Scalene

114. In the charity AHA, what part of the body does H stand for?Heart.

115. Brown-Eyed Handsome Man was a hit for which singer after his death? Buddy Holly.

116. In which state did both Kennedy and Johnson die?Texas.

117. The US declared war on which country after the bombing of Pearl Harbor?Japan.

118. Where do the Super Bowl winning Cowboys come form?Dallas.

119. 1Kirk Douglas was in which of the armed services in WWII? Navy.

120. What sport is the winner of the Harry Vardon trophy playing? Golf.

121. The Fresh Prince of where was the subject of a sitcom of 140+ shows? Bel Air.

122. Who is younger, Serena or Venus Williams? Serena.

123. Who founded Lotus Cars? Colin Chapman

124. By what title was the Spanish dictator, General Franco, known? El Caudillo

125. 1What is the S.I unit of capacitance? Farad

126. 1In the Bible who was the wife of King Ahab? Jezebel

127. Martina Navratilova has been on the winning side in the Federation Cup for which two countries? Czechoslovakia & USA.

128. The cause of what color fever was discovered in 1900?Yellow.

129. 1Which actor is the dad of Jamie Lee Curtis? Tony Curtis.

130. In football, where do the Chargers come from?San Diego.

131. Excel, part of the Microsoft Office suite is what type of software? Spreadsheet

132. 1Who is the leader of the British National Party? Nick Griffin

133. In which English city is the Fitzwilliam Museum? Cambridge

134. What was the codename for the planned German invasion of Britain? Operation Sealion

135. Who was the principal star of the American TV series House? Hugh Laurie

136. Which island in Venice is especially noted for glass-blowing ? Murano

137. What colour is associated with the breast Cancer charity? Pink

138. Which movement was founded by L. Ron Hubbard? Scientology

139. In which year was the Queen Mother born? 1900

140. In which 20th-century decade was Barbie’s boyfriend Ken first made? 60s.

141. In which decade was Madonna born? 50s.

142. Which initials did rapper Hammer lose?M C.

143. Which Latin phrase means to excess, to a sickening degree? Ad Nauseam

144. Red Stripe Lager was originally produced in which country? Jamaica

145. Which Football Club plays home matches at Home Park? Plymouth Argyle

146. Which Roman god is equivalent to the greek god Hermes? Mercury

147. Andrew Carnegie made his fortune in which industry? Steel

148. Which has the highest mountain: Earth or Mars? Mars

149. What are the small indentations on a golf ball called? dimples

150. Which city has the largest population? Tokyo

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