Quiz 93

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.


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.


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





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?


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


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


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


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?







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


2. Keele Services


3. Severn View Services


4. Warwick Services


5. Trowell Services


6. Sarn Park Services


7. Michaelwood Services


8. Norton Canes Services

M6 Toll

9. Doncaster North Services


10. Kinross Services



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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?


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?







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?


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


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?


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


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


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