Pub quiz questions

  1. Which very famous Italian discovered Cuba in 1492?
    Christopher Columbus

  2. Which mountain range runs through Morocco and Algeria into Tunisia?
    The Atlas Mountains

  3. Which country is separated from Alaska by the Bearing Strait?
    Russia

  4. What had 1,919 people reached the top of by the end of 2003?
    Mount Everest

  5. Which English city appointed Swansea-born dandy Beau Nash as its Master of Ceremonies?
    Bath

  6. Which greek island was the centre of the Minoan civilisation?
    Crete

  7. In which country is the city of Acapulco?
    Mexico

  8. Who brewed the lager 'the Danes hate to see [it] leave?'
    Carlsberg

  9. Which city's name was included in the tile of The Guardian until 1959?
    Manchester

  10. What is the name for a French castle or large country house?
    Chateau