Pub quiz questions

  1. A revolving firework is named after which saint?
    Catherine

  2. Who was the founder of the Free Presbyterian Church of Ulster?
    Ian Paisley

  3. What is the birthstone for June?
    Moonstone, pearl (or alexandrite)
    From the standardised list from 1912

  4. Peridot is the birthstone for which month?
    August
    From the standardised list from 1912

  5. Who did Mehmet Ali Ağca attempt to assassinate in 1981?
    Pope John Paul II
    Religion(4) 1980s(4) Crime(4)

  6. The Shrine of the Three Kings in Germany is in which Cathedral?
    Cologne

  7. Name the books of the Torah (aka the Pentateuch)
    Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy

  8. Turquoise, zircon, tanzanite or blue topaz are the birthstones for which month?
    December
    From the standardised list from 1912

  9. Which book of the Old Testament tells of Shadrack, Meshach and Abednego being cast into a fiery furnace?
    Daniel

  10. Which Scientologist was trapped in the closet in the controversial 'Trapped in the Closet' episode of 'South Park?'
    Tom Cruise
    2005