General Knowledge Round - Haridimos Apar ...

General Knowledge Round - Haridimos Apartments 22 August 2022

Aug 23, 2022

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

For those that couldn't make the quiz at Haridimos Apartments, Tavronitis, Crete, here is the General Knowledge round from the the four round quiz held every Monday night.

QUESTIONS

1. Which General ruled Spain as a dictator from 1939 until 1975?

2. What material is normally used to cover the playing surface of snooker and pool tables?

3. In the bible, the pharaoh’s daughter finds which person in a reed basket floating on the Nile? 

4. Naxos, Santorini and Mykonos belong to which group of Greek Islands? 

5. What point on a compass is found at 225 degrees? 

6. Who created Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck?     

7. On a European QWERTY keyboard the ‘star’ symbol sits above which number? 

8. If somebody says they are from Suomi, what country are they from in English? 

9. Who does Bilbo Baggins steal the ring from in, ‘The Hobbit’?

10. The Ukrainian flag is blue and yellow. The blue symbolises the sky, what does the yellow represent? 

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ANSWERS

1. Which General ruled Spain as a dictator from 1939 until 1975?
FRANCO

2. What material is normally used to cover the playing surface of snooker and pool tables?
BAIZE

3. In the bible, the pharaoh’s daughter finds which person in a reed basket floating on the Nile? 
MOSES

4. Naxos, Santorini and Mykonos belong to which group of Greek Islands? 
CYCLADES

5. What point on a compass is found at 225 degrees? 
SOUTH-WEST

6. Who created Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck?     
BEATRIX POTTER

7. On a European QWERTY keyboard the ‘star’ symbol sits above which number? 
EIGHT

8. If somebody says they are from Suomi, what country are they from in English? 
FINLAND

9. Who does Bilbo Baggins steal the ring from in, ‘The Hobbit’?
GOLLUM or SMEAGOL (He is called by both names and is the same person)

10. The Ukrainian flag is blue and yellow. The blue symbolises the sky, what does the yellow represent? 
WHEAT (Will also accept crops or fields - I'm feeling generous today :-) )

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