Small Quiz

1. What is the name given to a word that derives from a person’s name?

2. Who composed the piece “Claire de Lune”?

3. Who wrote the books “Midnight’s Children” and “Shame”?

4. Name the 4 members of the Beatles

5. What is the final book in the Bible?

6. Who painted “The Persistence of Memory”?

7. How did Socrates die?

8. Who said, “I think, therefore I am”?

9. What is the only monochromatic flag?

10. What bands hits include “Wouldn’t It Be Nice”, “God Only Knows” and “Help Me Rhonda”?

11. What year did the Great Fire Of London occur?

12. What is the capital of Brazil?

13. Who composed “The Carnival of The Animals”?

14. Name 6 films directed by Stanley Kubrick

15. Who is Robinson Crusoe’s real life counterpart?

16. Complete the quote, “We are what we repeatedly do;…”

17. The term malapropism derives from a character from which play?

18. Who decided the labours to be committed to by Hercules?

19. What soft drink, introduced to Germany during WWII, was described as “the leftovers of leftovers.”?

20. Bob Dylan’s real name is what?

21. Who composed “Peer Gynt”?

22. Who is Martin Scorsese’s actor of choice?

23. Andy Warhol’s underground film “Vinyl” is an adaptation of which novel?


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