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 #5442

General Knowledge Quiz for Tuesday, 12 December 2023

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 of these tennis players is Serbian?

A
Jelena Janković
B
Sabine Lisicki
C
Marion Bartoli
D
Elena Vesnina
Select from the options above.
2

When Edward the Confessor ruled over England, royal petitions became so frequent that they were referred to the Chancellor. Which special court was set up to hear them?

A
Assizes
B
Old Bailey
C
Lincoln's Inn
D
Chancery
Select from the options above.
3

Which of these is a French island that you would pass when travelling from Tunisia to Monaco?

A
Capri
B
Sardinia
C
Crete
D
Corsica
Select from the options above.
4

What device removes a pilot from an aircraft in an emergency?

A
Spring stool
B
Propelled bench
C
Shot chair
D
Ejector seat
Select from the options above.
5

Which English civil engineer's most famous project was the construction of Tower Bridge over the River Thames in London?

A
Sir Christopher Wren
B
Sir John Wolfe-Barry
C
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
D
Thomas Telford
Select from the options above.
6

What is "the American smooth"?

A
A dance
B
A style of coffee
C
A hair style
D
A breed of dog
Select from the options above.
7

In 1907 American anthropologist and ethnographer Frances Densmore began fifty-plus years of studying and preserving what?

A
South-eastern African music
B
American Indian music
C
Inuit musical tradition
D
Indigenous Central American music
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.