Pub quiz questions

  1. What was first patented in Britain in 1750 with a recipe consisting mostly of fish and fish bones?
    Glue

  2. What is a badger's home called?
    Sett

  3. What name is given to a ribbon of cloth or plastic with linear markings, often in both imperial and metric units, used for checking length?
    Tape measure

  4. What did Stephen Poplawski first add a spinning blade to in 1922?
    Blender
    1920s(5) Science(5)

  5. What does E stand for in relation to food additive E-numbers?
    European

  6. Which dam regulates the flow of the Nile?
    Aswan

  7. Where in the human body would you find the "labyrinth?"
    In the ear
    It has two parts:, the cochlea, dedicated to hearing and the vestibular system, dedicated to balance

  8. What direction will a field full of sunflowers face at the start of each day at sunrise?
    East
    The flowers actually turn back to face east during the night.

  9. What did Nestlé freeze dry in 1938 that led to the development of powdered food products?
    Coffee
    Science(5) Drink(3)

  10. If you were suffering from tinnitus, what would be wrong with you?
    Ringing or buzzing in the ears