UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Quiz 93 – Round 1 – UNESCO World Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Sites Quiz – On the PDF you will find ten famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Contestants should attempt to name them, giving the name of the monument or site. Click on the grey box below to download the quiz paper and don’t forget to print out your answers too.

 

 

 

 

 

1. Taj Mahal (Agra, India)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

2. Angkor Wat (Cambodia)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

3. Abu Simbel Temples/Nubian Monuments (Nubia, Egypt)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

4. Grand Place, Brussels

By Christophe Krief (Personal Photos) [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

5. Stonehenge

Public Domain image via Pixabay

6. Chichen Itza/El Castillo (Mexico)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

7. Easter Island/Rapa Nui

Public Domain image via Pixabay

8. Blenheim Palace

By User:Pcb21 (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Grand Canyon (Arizona)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

10. Mont St. Michel (Normandy)

Public Domain image via Pixabay

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

Music quiz

Quiz 93 – Round 2 – Music

Band members quiz – can you identify the all-male band from the members? In the case of bands where the members have changed over the years, we have given the original line-up.

1. Matt Bellamy, Chris Wolstenholme and Dominic Howard.

Muse

2. Morrissey, Johnny Marr, Mike Joyce, Andy Rourke and Craig Gannon.

The Smiths

3. Ian Curtis, Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook and Stephen Morris.

Joy Division

4. Dave Gahan, Martin Gore, Andy Fletcher and Vince Clarke.

Depeche Mode

5. Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe.

Pet Shop Boys

6. Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James and Dave Rowntree.

Blur

7. Alex Turner, Matt Helders, Jamie Cook, Nick O’Malley and Andy Nicholson.

Arctic Monkeys

8. Syd Barrett, Nick Mason, Roger Waters and Richard Wright.

Pink Floyd

9. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham.

Led Zeppelin

10. Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael, Mickey Madden, Ryan Dusick and James Valentine.

Maroon 5

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

History Quiz

Quiz 93 – Round 3 – History

1. Henry VII was born in which Welsh castle?

Pembroke Castle

2. The Battle of Marston Moor took place during which conflict?

The English Civil War

3. The last confirmed sighting of which bird species occurred in 1844, when two birds were shot off the coast of Iceland and the species was then declared extinct?

Great auk

4. Which Emperor ruled Rome at the beginning of year 1 AD?

Augustus

5. In which year was Marie Antoinette executed by guillotine?

1793

6. From which country did Algeria gain its independence in 1962?

France

7. In which year did American athlete Jesse Owens win four gold medals at the Berlin Olympics?

1936

8. Which famous sea captain and politician was born in Tavistock, Devon in around 1540?

Sir Francis Drake

9. Who was the longest-reigning Tudor monarch?

Elizabeth I

10. Which is the oldest university in England?

Oxford

 

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

UK Geography

Quiz 93 – Round 4 – UK Geography

This UK geography quiz is especially for drivers. Can you tell us on which motorway the following service stations are?
1. Abington Services

M74

2. Keele Services

M6

3. Severn View Services

M48

4. Warwick Services

M40

5. Trowell Services

M1

6. Sarn Park Services

M4

7. Michaelwood Services

M5

8. Norton Canes Services

M6 Toll

9. Doncaster North Services

M18

10. Kinross Services

M90

 

To download the UK Geography quiz as a question paper for contestants, please click on the grey box below. This will allow you to hand out a question paper and let contestants fill in their own answers, without the questions needing to be read aloud.

 

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

TV and Film quiz questions

Quiz 93 – Round 5 – TV and Film

1. In which 1990s sitcom did Angus Deayton and Janine Duvitski play Patrick and Pippa, the couple next door to the leading characters?

One Foot in the Grave

2. What is the name of the song used as the theme tune to M*A*S*H?

Suicide is Painless

3. Who played Ross Poldark in the 2015 return of the show?

Aidan Turner

4. Who won Celebrity Big Brother in early 2016?

Scotty T (Geordie Shore)

5. Which late 80s and early 90s sitcom starred Emma Wray, Paul Bown, Liza Tarbuck and John Bowler?

Watching

6.  Who directed and starred in the 2014 film ‘Chef’ as Carl Casper, a chef who loses his restaurant job and starts up a food truck to make ends meet?

Jon Favreau

7. Which actress from the ‘Golden Age of Hollywood’ died in 2015 and starred in films such as ‘How Green Was My Valley’, ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ and ‘The Wings of Eagles’?

Maureen O’Hara

8. What do Adam West, George Clooney and Val Kilmer all have in common?

They have all played Batman

9. Who wrote the novella on which the hugely successful 1994 film ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ was based?

Stephen King

10. Which British teen drama starred Kaya Scodelario, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Dempsie and Hannah Murray?

Skins

 

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

Science and Nature

Quiz 93 – Round 6 – Science and Nature

Of what are the following the scientific study? We will give you a list “ology words” and you tell us what it is the study of.

1. Arthrology

Joints

2. Graminology

Grass

3. Numerology

Numbers

4. Horology

Time

5. Bibliology

Books

6. Cynology

Dogs

7. Lithology

Rocks

8. Hippology

Horses

9. Paleo-osteology

Ancient Bones

10. Vermeology

Worms

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes:

Pub Quiz Questions

Quiz 93 – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. What is the name of the electronic system used at Wimbledon tennis matches which is used to determine whether a ball is in or out?

Hawk-Eye

2. How many chess pieces are on a board at the start of a match?

32

3. Who played the character known as ‘Lukewarm’ in the 70s sitcom ‘Porridge’?

Christopher Biggins

4. On which continent would you find the region of Patagonia?

South America (Parts of Argentina and Chile)

5. Who had a number one hit in the UK in 1960 with ‘Tell Laura I Love Her’?

Ricky Valance

6. Which American heavyweight boxer was born in 1923 and went undefeated in his career, holding the world title between 1952 and 1956?

Rocky Marciano

7. ‘Hives’ is a common alternative name for which skin condition?

Urticaria

8. Of which US state was Bill Clinton Governor before he became US President?

Arkansas

9. Which is the final book in the ‘Chronicles of Narnia’ series by C.S. Lewis?

The Last Battle

10. Whose plays include ‘The Rat Trap’, ‘Private Lives’ and ‘Post Mortem’?

Noël Coward

 

To download the free quiz questions as a contestant question paper, with space for answers underneath, please click on the grey box below:

 

 

 

 

Similar Quizzes: