Dec 17 2014

Quiz with answers

Canva image freeHere is a quiz you can run with your teams over the festive period.


1. The Naked Civil Servant was the story of whose life?

Quentin Crisp

2. Who wrote about the ‘bear of little brain’?

A.A. Milne (Winnie-the-Poo)

3. Which actor plays the detective ‘Lewis’?

Kevin Whately

4. Who sings ‘Budapest’?

George Ezra

5. Jennifer Lawrence plays Katniss in the Hunger Games films  what is her character’s surname?


6. Who took third place in this year’s Sports Personality of the Year?

The athlete Jo Pavey

7. The Greeks called him ‘Eros’ what did the Romans call him?


8. Apart from Paul the Octopus name one other creature that was used to predict the results of the World Cup.

Cabecau the turtle

Shaheen the camel

Nelly the elephant

Madame Shiva the guinea pig

Alf, Lolly, Ginny and Pablo the penguins

9. Sofia is the capital of which country?


10. Who had a hit song with ‘Lonely this Christmas’?


11. Who wrote ‘Black Beauty’?

Anna Sewell

12. What is the capital of Finland?


13. Who plays the lead role in the 2014 film ‘Mr Turner’?

Timothy Spall

14. What breed of dog is Snoopy in the peanuts cartoon?

A Beagle

15. Who sang the theme tune ‘Nobody does it better’ for the Bond film ‘A Spy who Loved Me’?

Carly Simon


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