Pub quiz questions

  1. What M-word describes the change from a chrysalis to a butterfly?
    Metamorphosis

  2. What common curry ingredient is classed as E100 when used as a food colourant?
    Tumeric(Curcumin)
    Science(6) Food(5)

  3. What is defined as a 'ferrous alloy with a minimum of 10% chromium content?'
    Stainless steel

  4. What was the first man-made object to break the sound barrier?
    A whip

  5. What type of writing instrument was the 1960's Pentel the first example of?
    Felt-tip pen

  6. What name is given to a pen with a reservoir of water based liquid ink that feeds to a nib?
    Fountain pen

  7. What was Britain's top selling lower/medium hatchback in 2006?
    Honda Civic

  8. Which Hungarian journalist's surname has become a generic term in the UK for a ballpoint pen?
    Laszlo Biro's
    Science(3) Names(3)

  9. What preserved the mosquitoes which provided the DNA to produce the Jurassic Park dinosaurs?
    Amber
    1993

  10. What is the commonest number of points, or leaflets, in a cannabis leaf?
    Seven