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15 Quiz Questions on United Kingdom

Here are 15 United Kingdom Questions that are provided for your Quiz or Trivia Night at no cost. Scroll to the bottom to see the answers.





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According to the 2008 CIA World Factbook what is the only country listed that does not have a bigger population than the United Kingdom ?

Ethiopia
Turkey
Ukraine
Germany
Egypt
Brazil
Mexico
Vietnam

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Who said : The British are special. The world knows it. In our innermost thoughts we know it. This is the greatest nation on earth.

Prince Phillip
Tony Blair
Margaret Thatcher

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Queen Elizabeth II's non-titled name is ...

Elizabeth Windsor
Elizabeth Sarah Mary Windsor
Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor
Elizabeth Helen Windsor

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Complete this quote from George Bernard Shaw The English are not very spiritual people, so they invented cricket to give them some idea of

hell
heaven
suffering
eternity

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Complete this quote from William Shakespeare Heaven take thy soul, and England keep my

name
bones
life
love

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John Dalton, Paul Dirac, Tim Berners-Lee, Roger Penrose and Francis Crick are all famous English what ?

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How many English counties start with the letter A ?

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What is the approximate size of the United Kingdom in km sq ?

30,000
12,000
100,000
130,000
720,000
240,000

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Stanley Baldwin, Tony Benn, Kenneth Clarke and Michael Foot where all English what ?

Entertainers
Writers
Politicians
Artists
Scientists
Criminals
Fighter Pilots

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Which of these cities is not like the others ? Birmingham, Bradford, Belfast, Bristol, Bath

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Rank these UK cities by size from largetst to smallest (as at 2010)

Bradford Coventry Cardiff Glasgow Edinburgh London

1.
2.
3.
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5.
6.


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In 1280 what happened to Lincoln Cathedral ?

It burned down
It fell down
It became the worlds tallest building
It was looted

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Arthur Melville, Sir Alfred East, William Lionel Wyllie, Sir George Clausen, Walter Langley, Thomas Cooper Gotch and George Carline were all British what ?

Spies
Writers
Painters
Singers

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Unscramble these place names : Eanmhesctr Etkos-no-Rrtne Hortlmewnovap Aanwess Gothanntim

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Bill Bailey, Victoria Wood, Tommy Cooper and Bill Oddie are all British what ?

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