Pub quiz questions

  1. What was James I of England's Scottish title?
    James VI

  2. Which US Vice-President achieved instant promotion when J.F.Kennedy died?
    Lyndon B Johnson
    Friday, November 22, 1963

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

  4. Who was King of Britain from 11 June 1727 – 25 October 1760?
    George II

  5. Which Queen reputedly played at the world's oldest still existing golf course, Musselburgh Links, East Lothian in 1567?
    Mary Queen of Scots
    History(7) Sports(7) Golf(7) Royalty(7)

  6. What was the youngest age at which children could work under the terms of the 1833 Factory Act?
    Nine

  7. Who were the first people to separate copper from its ore?
    The Egyptians

  8. Which Germanic people invaded England, especially Kent, along with the Angles and Saxons in the 5th century AD?
    Jutes

  9. Which is the only remaining example of The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?
    The Great Pyramid

  10. Who discovered penicillin?
    Alexander Fleming (1928)