Daily Quiz #4496
"Silks" is the name used to describe the uniform of a competitor in which sport?
Which of these is a learned society based in the UK, founded in 1807 partly from a previous club known as the Askesian Society, and receiving its Royal Charter in 1825 from George IV ?
Which of these is a type of fortified wine-based aromatic drink flavoured with herbs?
Why is the US city of Pittsburg so named?
What character created by Robert Ludlum appeared in a film trilogy released between 2002 to 2007?
Which Scottish singer had a #1 hit in the UK with "All This Time" in 2004 after winning the second series of the UK talent show "Pop Idol"?
What subregion of Oceania, comprising hundreds of small islands in the western Pacific Ocean, includes Guam, Wake Island, Nauru, the Marshall Islands, the Northern Mariana Islands and Kiribati?