Pub quiz questions

  1. What name is given to towns near mines that became abandoned when mines were exhausted?
    Ghost towns

  2. What does a female horse become in the UK at the age of five when a male becomes a stallion?
    Mare

  3. What is the larva of a butterfly or moth called?
    Caterpillar

  4. What is the female equivalent of the rank of Earl?
    Countess

  5. What is Deoxyribonucleic Acid better and more commonly known as?Nature
    DNA

  6. What word describes Danish coastal valleys shaped by glaciers and partially filled by the sea?
    Fjords

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

  8. What language did Kink Robert the Bruce hold his parliaments in?
    Gaelic

  9. What word starting with A is the name sometimes given to an agreement between countries or political parties, for example at Camp David between Egypt and Israel in 1978.
    Accord

  10. What does a botanist study?
    Plants