Pub quiz questions

  1. What name is given to the continuous strong winds between South Africa and South America?
    Roaring Forties

  2. In which country did Queen Beatrix succeed her mother Queen Juliana in 1980?
    The Netherlands

  3. Which is further north, Liverpool or Leeds?
    Leeds

  4. Home and Away is set near which Australian city?
    Sydney

  5. Which geological fault caused the San Francisco earthquake in 1906?
    The San Andreas fault

  6. What did the Italians spend before they had the euro?
    Liras
    1999

  7. What is the world's largest country?
    Russia

  8. Which country were Newfoundland dogs originally from?
    Canada

  9. What named line if latitude cuts through Gabon?
    The equator

  10. Which country carried out more than 3,400 executions in 2004?
    China