Pub quiz questions

  1. What name is given to local porters who help climbers on Everest?
    Sherpas

  2. What is the capital of the Mediterranean island Sicily?
    Palermo

  3. What nationality was the operatic soprano Kirsten Flagstad?
    Norwegian

  4. Who played against England in the first ever cricket Test Match and the first ever One-Day International?
    Australia

  5. On the London underground, which line is coloured red?
    Central

  6. Which Pennsylvania town styles itself the 'sweetest place on Earth?'
    Hershey

  7. Which eastern island city-state has a name meaning Lion Town?
    Singapore

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

  9. Which nation hosted the ENC World Cup Golf Trophy in 2002?
    Japan
    Geography(4) Golf(4) 2000s(4)

  10. Which British castle is said to include columns from the Roman city of Leptic Magna in Libya?
    Windsor Castle