Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the alternative name for Apsley house, the residence of the Duke of Wellington?
    Number One, London

  2. how many guns did the 15 members of the Great Train Robbery gang use between them in the raid?
    None
    1960s(5) History(5)
    1963

  3. Who was on the throne of England at the time of the Battle of Waterloo?
    George III
    1815

  4. Who ruled England between December 1013 – March/April 1014
    Sweyn Forkbeard (Svend Tveskæg)

  5. What was built at the Forth Street Works in Newcastle, and won the Rainhill Trials in 1929?
    Stephenson's Rocket

  6. What famous explorer was married to Felipa Perestrello e Moniz and had a son called Diego?
    Christopher Columbus

  7. Which Iraqi leader ordered the invasion of Kuwait in 1990?
    Saddam Hussein

  8. Which airline was the first sponsor of the London Eye?
    British Airways
    1999

  9. What does Caerphilly's ancient castle have that people travel all over the way to Pisa to see?
    A leaning tower

  10. What weren't worn in the Hawaiian Islands until the 1870s?
    Grass skirts