Tes Quiz: 16 February 2018

16th February 2018 at 00:00
Pit your wits against Tes’ weekly general knowledge quiz
  1. Which American tennis Grand Slam winner was born in Wiesbaden, Germany on 16 February 1959?
  2. What is the coloured part of the eye that surrounds the pupil?
  3. Who wrote the books Betsey Biggalow the Detective, Boys Don’t Cry and The Monster Crisp-Guzzler?
  4. What was the name of the character played by Tom Selleck in the TV series Friends?
  5. What type of creature is a margay?
  6. Which song is played at 6am day after day after day in the 1993 film Groundhog Day?
  7. What is the name of the body of water that is located between Russia and the US?
  8. What is fermented to produce the Japanese drink sake?
  9. What was the name of the German general and military theorist who was popularly known as the Desert Fox in the Second World War?
  10. How many suspects were there in the original version of the board game Cluedo?

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  1. John McEnroe
  2. Iris
  3. Malorie Blackman
  4. Dr Richard Blake
  5. Cat
  6. I Got You Babe by Sonny and Cher
  7. Bering Straits
  8. Rice
  9. Erwin Rommel
  10. 6 – Mrs White, Rev Green, Mrs Peacock, Professor Plum, Miss Scarlett and Colonel Mustard


Questions set by John Cunnane

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