Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the only company to have produced engines that held the world air, land and water speed records simultaneously?
    Rolls-Royce

  2. What is the first name of Gianni Versace's sister who took control of the business after his death in 1997?
    Donatella
    Business(6) Art(6) 1990s(6)

  3. What colour is the second O in the standard Google Logo?
    Yellow

  4. What is the name given to the type of money that derives its value from government regulation or law, as opposed to being supported by something of value like Gold?
    Fiat

  5. Which South American country speaks and spends Guarani?
    Paraguay

  6. What gin was patented by Eli Whitney in 1749?
    Cotton gin
    Not a drink - 'gin' is short for machine

  7. Which company produces the iPod?
    Apple (Computer International)

  8. What was officially launched as coins and banknotes in 2002?
    The euro

  9. Which company's TV advert starring David Tennant was pulled (2012) due to a complaint from the BBC about references to Dr Who?
    Virgin Media's

  10. What do the initials of record label and high-street retailer HMV stand for?
    His Master's Voice