The Random Test

This is a random general knowledge test. Have fun!

Question 1:   What is the capital of Canada?
Toronto
Montreal
Vancouver
Ottawa

Question 2:   Who created the character "Captain Nemo"?
George Orwell
Charles Dickens
Jules Verne
H G Wells

Question 3:   What is the chemical symbol for Mercury?
Hg
Me
Mc
M

Question 4:   How long was the Hundred Years War?
100 years
124 years
97 years
116 years

Question 5:   Where is Lake Baikal?
Sweden
Latvia
Lithuania
Russia

Question 6:   In which Shakespearean play was the character "Shylock"?
Hamlet
As You Like It
Othello
The Merchant of Venice

Question 7:   Which word is spelled incorrectly?
Equillibrium
Equivocation
Eradicate
Erroneous

Question 8:   Where is Ljubljana?
In Asia
In South America
In Africa
In Europe

Question 9:   What poison can be found in the stone of stone fruit?
Arsenic
Bleach
Cyanide

Question 10:   Who wrote "Catch 22"?
John Steinbeck
Ken Keasey
George Orwell
Joseph Heller

Question 11:   What is the birthday of Bilbo and Frodo from Lord of the Rings?
August 30
September 22
May 19
December 23

Question 12:   Which of these occurred in 1066?
The coronation of King Louis XIV
The Battle of Hastings
Marco Polo's voyage to China
The Battle of Agincourt

Question 13:   What is a Koi?
A dog
A fish
A cat
A bird

Question 14:   Who designed Canberra?
Frank Lloyd Wright
William Morris Hughes
Andrew Fisher
Walter Burley Griffin

Question 15:   The "Victoria" was the first ship to...
Travel to Brazil
Travel to Western Australia
Circumnavigate the globe
Reach Northern Canada

Question 16:   Who said; "The only thing to fear is fear itself"?
Lord Byron
Winston Churchill
George Washington
Franklin Roosevelt

Question 17:   What does the French word "poupee" mean in English?
Rubbish bin
Doll
Tie
Sheet

Question 18:   Whish chord is also known as the Dominant?
Fourth
Third
Unison
Fifth

Question 19:   Where is Tegucigalpa?
Honduras
Argentina
Guatemala
Mexico

Question 20:   Who was Copernicus?
A mathematician
An astronomer
A priest
A philosopher

This Quiz has been designed by Julie.