1. In what country are the world famous pyramid shaped structures?       Egypt

2. Can you name the tallest structure in the French capital city Paris? Eiffel Tower

3. Tower Bridge is a suspension Bridge over which river?         River Thames

4. What type of crop is usually grown in Paddy Fields?             Rice

5. If “alpha” is the first letter, what is the second letter in the Greek alphabet? “beta”


6. The Myng dynasty was a ruling dynasty 500 years ago in which country? China

7. What is the Capital City of England?                          London

8. What is the tallest mountain in the world?                   Mount Everest

9.. Which animal is known as the “Ship of the Desert”   Camel

10. On what date in December is Boxing Day?                26th December


11. Oompa Loompas are a group of workers in which childrens book/film?

                                             Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

12. Who wrote the childrens book “Gangsta Granny”?         David Walliams

13. Starting with the letter ‘B’ what is the name of the stick used by conductors

 to direct Musicians?            Baton

14. Which famous book by Charles Dickens is about an orphan born in a workhouse?  Oliver Twist    

15. How many days are there in a fortnight?    14    


16. What word can be a folder for paper and also a woodworking tool?  FileA File

17. How many colours are there in a rainbow?    7

18. What do you call a house made out of ice?    An Igloo

19. What animal is called King of the Jungle?    A Lion

20. How many years are there in a Century?     100


BURTON GREEN VILLAGE HALL

CHILDRENS QUIZ 6

Geography and GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

 Just for fun, no prizes –any age

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