Daily Quizzes Daily

Our daily general knowledge quiz

Quiz Archive Archive

A complete history of our quiz challenges

By Subject Subjects

Choose from seven quiz categories

Personalised Personalised

Build a quiz by subject and difficulty

Daily Quiz #1889

General Knowledge Quiz for 21 March 2014

A new general knowledge quiz is available every day. Try today's quiz or work through our archive of daily and themed quizzes.

0 out of ?
1

Who was First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union at the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis?

A
Leonid Brezhnev
B
Kliment Voroshilov
C
Nikita Khrushchev
D
Anastas Mikoyan
Select from the options above.
2

The first Paralympic Games to officially tie in with the Summer Olympics were held in 1960 in which city?

A
Stoke Mandeville
B
Rome
C
Tokyo
D
Melbourne
Select from the options above.
3

What does the Latin phrase "ad infinitum" mean?

A
Forever
B
Merely a formality
C
Repeat the above
D
Delete
Select from the options above.
4

How many tusks does a typical adult male walrus have?

A
2
B
4
C
6
D
1
Select from the options above.
5

Where is Oakland?

A
California, USA
B
New Zealand
C
Sherwood Forest, UK
D
Norway
Select from the options above.
6

In architecture, what is the space around the altar at the liturgical east end of a traditional Christian church building?

A
Ingle
B
Appice
C
Apse
D
Chancel
Select from the options above.
7

The partition of India, formalised in 1947, was characterised by religious tension and violence between Hindus and people of which other major religious group?

A
Buddhism
B
Sikh
C
Christianity
D
Muslim
Select from the options above.
0%
There are 0 questions in this quiz.
You've completed 0 questions.
You've answered 0 questions correctly.
You've answered 0 questions incorrectly.