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 #4984

General Knowledge Quiz for Saturday, 10 September 2022

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

What is a synonym for "overweight"?

A
Ovate
B
Oblate
C
Obese
D
Oblique
Select from the options above.
2

After a scoring controversy at an Olympic Games, the Hungarian and Italian fencing teams satisfied honour with a real live duel, with sabres. In what year was this?

A
1924
B
1928
C
1932
D
1920
Select from the options above.
3

Following the abdication in February 1873 of the Spanish monarch, King Amadeo, the only Spanish king from the Italian House of Savoy, what happened immediately afterwards in Spain?

A
5 years of civil war
B
The Bourbon monarchy was restored
C
Establishment of the (First) Spanish Republic
D
Re-invasion by France
Select from the options above.
4

Who played Mr Big in the TV series "Sex and the City" which first ran from 1998 to 2004, and the films "Sex and the City" (2008) and "Sex and the City 2" (2010)?

A
Clive Owen
B
Jason Lewis
C
David Eigenberg
D
Chris Noth
Select from the options above.
5

What continent lies under the islands of New Zealand?

A
Pacifica
B
Australia
C
Antarctica
D
Zealandia
Select from the options above.
6

Credits for originally writing which song are ascribed to Fred Glickman and Ellis "Buz" Butler, who in 1947 was the first to record it, and also ascribed to Fred Glickman, Johnny Lange, Hy Heath, and Ramblin' Tommy Scott?

A
The Return of the Wayfaring Stranger
B
Mule Train
C
Merry Christmas
D
Cruising Down the River
Select from the options above.
7

The kri-kri is a species of what?

A
Turtle
B
Goat
C
Deer
D
Oat grass
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.