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 #3196

General Knowledge Quiz for 18 October 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

By what name is Paul David Hewson (born 10 May 1960 in Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland) better known?

A
Slash
B
Edge
C
Bob Dylan
D
Bono
Select from the options above.
2

What colour is a male Eurasian blackbird's beak?

A
Yellow
B
Green
C
Red
D
Brown
Select from the options above.
3

Which of these was a Prime Minister of Great Britain?

A
John Major
B
John Sergeant
C
John Colonel
D
John General
Select from the options above.
4

What is known as the "standard gauge" for a railway?

A
3 foot six inches
B
6 foot and 1/2 an inch
C
4 foot 8 1/2 inches
D
1.5 metres
Select from the options above.
5

In July 2017 an iceberg with an area of about 5,800 sq. km calved from what shelf in Antarctica?

A
Larsen C
B
Larsen B
C
Larsen A
D
Ross
Select from the options above.
6

Which country won the 1999 Rugby World Cup?

A
Wales
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
USA
Select from the options above.
7

Which country is made up of 176 islands, 36 of them inhabited, in 3 groups (called Vava'u, Ha'apai, and Tongatapu) which stretch north-south for 800 kilometers (500 miles)?

A
Fiji
B
Tonga
C
Marshall Islands
D
Nauru
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.