Pub quiz questions

  1. What name was given to the area between fighting fronts during World War II?
    No man's land

  2. What month in 1912 did the Titanic sink?
    History(2) 1910s(2)
    Sunk 15 April 1912

  3. How many funnels had the Titanic?
    Three (and a false one)
    Sunk 15 April 1912

  4. Which expedition leader was narrowly beaten to the South Pole by Roald Amundsen in 1912?
    Robert Falcon Scott
    History(2) 1910s(2)

  5. Which ship sank as RMS Carpathia rescued roughly 700 of the former's survivors?
    RMS Titanic
    History(1) Travel(1) 1910s(1)
    Sank 1912

  6. Which Cunard ocean liner was sunk by German torpedoes on 7 May 1915?
    RMS Lusitania
    History(7) Travel(7) 1910s(7)

  7. How many members of the Titanic's orchestra survived to tell the tale?
    Sunk 15 April 1912

  8. What name did George V adopt in 1917 when he realised Saxe-Coburg-Gotha sounded a bit too German?

  9. What was launched in 1910 as the sister organisation to the Boy Scouts?
    Girl Guides
    Leisure(2) 1910s(2)

  10. What was the 1914 Eagle the first example of from the Rolls-Royce factory?
    Aircraft engine