Answers to HSL’s Weekly Quiz- 25th July 2022

25th July, 2022

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  1. What colour is a New York City taxi?

Yellow

 

  1. Who was the first Tudor monarch?

Henry VII

 

  1. Which comes first in a calendar year: Mother’s Day in the UK or Mother’s Day in the USA?

Mother’s Day in the UK

 

  1. In which children’s book did a spider called Charlotte and a pig called Wilbur appear?

Charlotte’s Web

 

  1. What is fifteen percent of two thousand?

300

 

  1. The adjective ‘vespine’ is used to describe which creature?

Wasp

 

  1. Which London Underground line has the most stations?

District Line

 

  1. Who is attributed with the famous quote ‘Be the change that you wish to see in the world’?

Mahatma Gandhi

 

  1. In which sport could you win the Davis Cup?

Tennis

 

  1. In which century was the first ‘Grand National’ horse race?

19th century

 

  1. Andrea, Caroline, Sharon and Jim make up which band?

The Corrs

 

  1. A vehicle with the national registration code ‘PK’ would originate from which country?

Pakistan

 

  1. How many moons does the planet Venus have?

None

 

  1. What is the name of the highest rank in the Royal Navy?

Admiral of the Fleet

 

  1. What is the official language of Sierra Leone?

English

 

  1. ‘Perro’ is the Spanish word for which animal?

Dog

 

  1. When referring to a cash machine, what does ‘ATM’ stand for?

Automated Teller Machine

 

  1. The lyrics “Put on your red shoes and dance the blues” are lyrics taken from which 1983 song?

Let’s Dance – David Bowie

 

  1. What is the chemical formula for ozone?

O3

 

  1. A United States President may be elected for a maximum of how many terms?

Two

 

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