Pub quiz questions

  1. What arcade game's ghosts included Blinky, Pinky and Inky?
    Pac-Man

  2. Which museum inspired a setting in the Lara Croft video game 'Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness?'
    The Louvre

  3. What does ROM stand for in CD-ROM?
    Read Only Memory

  4. What is the four letter name of the computer game credited with sparking the whole genre of first-person adventure-puzzle games?
    MYST

  5. What is the name of the computer game chicken who must find his way through levels of balloons, telephones, cheese and other elements?
    Alfred

  6. What is the alternative name for a laptop's trackpad?
    Touchpad

  7. How many bits are there (commonly) in a byte?
    Eight

  8. Whose 'Difference Engine' is often described as the first computer?
    Charles Babbage's

  9. What name is given to a device that enables computers to send and receive information via telephone?
    Modem

  10. What name, originally describing a person who performed calculations has now come to mean an electronic machine which performs multiple tasks?
    Computer