Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the alternative name for the Jewish Day of Atonement?
    Yom Kippur

  2. Which Middle eastern sect call themselves Mowahhidoon?
    Druze

  3. To the nearest thousand, how many brides walked down the aisle in Britain last year?
    Zero.
    Religion(6) QI(3) GI(3)
    1x02 Klaxon answer: Anything that isn't zero. The aisles in a church are either side of the nave, not down the middle.

  4. What is the meaning of 'Imam', the title by which the Ayatollah Khomeini was known in Iran?
    Leader

  5. Who was the supreme god in Greek Mythology?
    Zeus

  6. Which of the accepted nine planets at the start of the 21st century was named after a Greek god?
    Uranus

  7. Who was the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth?
    Noah

  8. Before Angel Gabriel Appeared to Mohammed in 634 AD, to which city did the prophet and other muslims pray?
    Jerusalem

  9. What name was adopted in 2005 by Joseph Alois Ratzinger when he became the first German Pope since Adrian VI in 1523?
    Pope Benedict XVI

  10. Ash Wednesday is the first day of which period of fasting?
    Lent