Breaktime - The job stops here - Pub quiz

24th September 2010 at 01:00

1. Which cartoon series revolved around the antics of toddlers Tommy, Chuckie, Phil and Lil, and Tommy's cousin Angelica?

2. Who was the last Tory Education Secretary before Gove took office earlier this year?

3. Which 19th-century novel is narrated by Lockwood and Nelly Dean?

4. What links Czechoslovakia in 1989, Lou Reed and Elizabeth Taylor?

5. Where would you find the red dragon of Prince Cadwalader?

6. Who was the last Briton to win an individual gold medal in the Winter Olympics?

7. Which island is separated from the European mainland by the Straits of Messina?

8. Who holds the record for most UK chart entries by an all-female group?

9. What links the relation between the pressure and volume of a gas, Trainspotting, and I Dream a Dream?

10. Philippine, harpy and bald are types of which animal?

Quiz answers below; for crossword answers visit or see next week's issue

Pub Quiz answers 1. 'Rugrats' 2. Gillian Shepherd 3. 'Wuthering Heights' 4. Velvet: Velvet Revolution, member of the Velvet Underground, star of the film 'National Velvet' 5. On the flag of Wales 6. Amy Williams in the skeleton bob in 2010 7. Sicily 8. Bananarama 9. Boyle: Boyle's law, directed by Danny Boyle, sung by Susan Boyle in Britain's Got Talent audition 10. Eagle.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now