Haridimos Quiz Night Questions

Haridimos Quiz Night Questions

May 10, 2022

HARIDIMOS APARTMENTS GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ ROUND -

The 20 questions in this quiz were all used on the Monday Night Quiz at Haridmos Apartments in Tavronitis. A quiz night is run every Monday evening throughout the summer and last night (09 May 2022) was a cracker!

If you are ever in the Chania area of Crete and want a great night out with fantastic food, craft beers from Charma Brewery and a fun quiz with a little bit of bingo thrown in...come to Haridimos Apartments!

This is only HALF the quiz. Round One of 28 questions will be available as a download on the Extras Page.

QUESTIONS

1. In fiction, if James is 5, Gordon is 4, Henry is 3 and Edward is 2, who is 1? 

 2. Who was the first US President to visit Moscow back in 1972?

 3. Which football team has the largest stadium in the English Premier League? 

 4. What is the name of Zeus’ father, who ate Zeus’ brothers and sisters?

 5. What nationality is the Formula One driver, Rubens Barrichello? 

 6. Who wore a replica of Marilyn Monroe’s JFK birthday dress at the 2022 MET Gala?

 7. What ancient Cretan city is considered by many historians to be the oldest in Europe? 

 8. How many different scoring areas are on a standard dartboard?                              

 9. The ancient city of Carthage is in which country?                                                                 

 10. What mineral is the highest at position 10, on the Mohs scale of hardness?                       

 11. Which country spans five international time zones, yet the whole country runs on the same time?  

 12. What was the first warship to be sunk during the Falkland’s conflict in 1982?       

 13. Tom Hanks and Antonio Banderas played lovers in which 1993 film?                               

 14. What is the fastest animal to run on two legs?                                                                     

 15. What was the Spice Girls debut single?                                                                               

 16. To obtain the high score of 147 in Snooker, how many times must the black be potted?   

 17. The Green Eyed Monster was first used by which playwright and author?            

 18. Which Greek island has the most permanent residents?                                                      

 19. Who plays ‘Catwoman’ in the 2022 film, ‘The Batman’?                                                   

 20. Which country are the current holders of the UEFA European Championship title?    

 ANSWERS BELOW

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1. In fiction, if James is 5, Gordon is 4, Henry is 3 and Edward is 2, who is 1? 
THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE

 2. Who was the first US President to visit Moscow back in 1972?
RICHARD NIXON

 3. Which football team has the largest stadium in the English Premier League? 
MANCHESTER UTD

 4. What is the name of Zeus’ father, who ate Zeus’ brothers and sisters?
CRONUS

 5. What nationality is the Formula One driver, Rubens Barrichello? 
BRAZILIAN

 6. Who wore a replica of Marilyn Monroe’s JFK birthday dress at the 2022 MET Gala?
KIM KARDASHIAN

 7. What ancient Cretan city is considered by many historians to be the oldest in Europe? 
KNOSSOS

 8. How many different scoring areas are on a standard dartboard?                              
82 (20 x 4 beds plus Bulls)

 9. The ancient city of Carthage is in which country?                                                                 
TUNISIA

 10. What mineral is the highest at position 10, on the Mohs scale of hardness?                       
DIAMOND

 11. Which country spans five international time zones, yet the whole country runs on the same time?  
CHINA

 12. What was the first warship to be sunk during the Falkland’s conflict in 1982?       
GENERAL BELGRANO

 13. Tom Hanks and Antonio Banderas played lovers in which 1993 film?                               
PHILADELPHIA

 14. What is the fastest animal to run on two legs?                                                                     
OSTRICH

 15. What was the Spice Girls debut single?                                                                               
WANNABE

 16. To obtain the high score of 147 in Snooker, how many times must the black be potted?   
16 (15 reds + colours)

 17. The Green Eyed Monster was first used by which playwright and author?            
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

 18. Which Greek island has the most permanent residents?                                                      
CRETE

 19. Who plays ‘Catwoman’ in the 2022 film, ‘The Batman’?                                                   
ZOE KRAVITZ

 20. Which country are the current holders of the UEFA European Championship title?    
ITALY

 

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