Pub quiz questions

  1. Which future Prime Minister with no experience in Finance left the Liberals to become Tory Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1924?
    Winston Churchill

  2. Which European country helped Saddam Hussein with his 1980s nuclear enrichment programme?
    France

  3. Which UN Secretary-General was sandwiched between Javier Pérez de Cuéllar and Kofi Annan?
    Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    1 January 1992 – 31 December 1996

  4. Which former US First Lady helped to found a treatment center for addiction?
    Betty Ford
    Founded 1982

  5. On which cities were atomic bombs dropped near the end of WWII in 1945
    Hiroshima and Nagasaki

  6. Which European country joined the NATO alliance in 1999 along with Hungary and the Czech Republic?
    Poland

  7. In which American city was there a famous 'Tea Party' in 1773?
    Boston

  8. Name the US president
    Martin van Buren

  9. In what year were TV licences introduced in the UK?
    1946

  10. Which Cuban naval base has been leased to the USA until 2033?
    Guantanamo Bay