Pub quiz questions

  1. Which motorway would you travel on from Birmingham to Lancaster?
    M6

  2. What name is given to full-scale replica humans used to test car safety equipment?
    Crash test dummies

  3. Which motorway would you travel on from London to Leeds?
    M1

  4. How many of the engines can a 747 pilot see from his cockpit window?
    None of them

  5. Which ship was found abandoned between Portugal and the Azores in 1882?
    Mary Celeste
    History(4) Travel(4) 1800s(4)

  6. Which Italian city did Christopher Columbus claim he was born in?
    Genoa

  7. Which country helped Italian investors support Columbus' expedition to the Americas after Portugal had turned him down?
    Spain

  8. What colour cars did a 2005 Swedish study find most likely to be involved in accidents?
    Black
    2000s(6) Travel(6)

  9. What were Boneshakers and Penny-Farthings early examples of?
    Push-bikes/bicycles
    Travel(2)

  10. What was the name of Jacques Cousteau's most famous research vessel?
    Calypso