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 #2741

General Knowledge Quiz for 20 July 2016

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

Gambia is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and what other country or countries?

A
Cameroon and Gabon
B
Senegal and Guinea-Bissau
C
Ghana, Mali and Liberia
D
Senegal
Select from the options above.
2

Say that smoothly with thy beauty's silent music and "murmuring of innumerable bees" are examples of … what?

A
Alliteration
B
Assonance
C
Simile
D
Anagram
Select from the options above.
3

Which of these territories did not pass to the control of the USA as part of the Treaty of Paris following the Spanish-American War of 1898?

A
Puerto Rico
B
Guam
C
The Philippines
D
Hawaii
Select from the options above.
4

Who won a (then) record seven gold medals at the 1972 Olympic Games at Munich?

A
Mark Spitz
B
Paavo Nurmi
C
Michael Phelps
D
Olga Korbut
Select from the options above.
5

From what does vinegar derive its sour taste ?

A
Acetic acid
B
Calcium
C
Chlorine
D
Citric acid
Select from the options above.
6

Who, in 2016 , scored his first Oscar for Best Actor in a Lead Role for his part in the film "The Revenant"?

A
Leonardo DiCaprio
B
Tom Hardy
C
Matt Damon
D
Eddie Redmayne
Select from the options above.
7

In what film does Kylie Minogue play La Fée Verte (The Green Fairy), a synonym for the drink absinthe?

A
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
B
Fantasia/2000
C
Shrek
D
Moulin Rouge!
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.