Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the highest peak in Turkey, and the supposed resting place of Noah's Ark?
    Mount Ararat

  2. In the Twelve days of Christmas song, seven swans were given, representing the seven gifts of the holy spirit. What are they?
    Wisdom, understanding, council, fortitude, knowledge, piety and fear of the Lord

  3. What caused a 24-hour delay in the marriage of Prince Charles to Camilla Parker Bowles?
    Pope John Paul II's funeral
    Finally happened on 9 April 2005

  4. What connects Hart(1), Adler (5 and 6), Hertz(7), Jakobovits(9), Sacks(10)?
    Chief Rabbis

  5. In mythology what was Minerva the Goddess of?
    Wisdom

  6. What is the name of the Christian festival that occurs 12 days after Christmas?
    Epiphany

  7. What valuable objects have been kept in the Tower of London since 1303 when they were stolen from Westminster Abbey?
    The Crown Jewels

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

  9. Garnet is the birthstone for which month?
    January
    From the standardised list from 1912

  10. What is the birthstone for September?
    Sapphire
    From the standardised list from 1912