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 #3132

General Knowledge Quiz for 15 August 2017

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

Which country returned to a democratic form of government after the death of dictator Juan Vicente Gomez in 1935?

A
Switzerland
B
Venezuela
C
Ecuador
D
Mexico
Select from the options above.
2

What sport may involve a tercel, or tiercel?

A
Jousting
B
Fencing
C
Archery
D
Hawking, or falconry
Select from the options above.
3

What is a boson?

A
A ship's officer
B
An elementary particle
C
A musical instrument
D
A bout of heavy rain
Select from the options above.
4

Which 20th century English playwright wrote "The Winslow Boy" and "Separate Tables"?

A
J B Priestley
B
Terence Rigby
C
Terence Rattigan
D
John Osborne
Select from the options above.
5

In Victorian times, what was an item of wardrobe known as a "stovepipe"?

A
Trousers
B
Leggings
C
Shoe
D
Hat
Select from the options above.
6

Before the 2016 film "Fences" provided a role in which actress Viola Davis won the Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Critics' Choice Award, SAG Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress, what US TV series (premiering in 2014) also starred the actress?

A
Daredevil
B
Code Black
C
How To Get Away With Murder
D
The Briefcase
Select from the options above.
7

Hunchun in China has what trading advantage?

A
A network of high speed rail links
B
A particularly deep sea port
C
An ample supply of hydro power
D
It is on the borders of both North Korea and Russia
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.