Pub quiz questions

  1. What is Yuri Gagarin said to have done after leaving the bus just prior to the first space flight that has become a tradition with Russian cosmonauts?
    Urinated on its wheel
    12 April 1961

  2. What sign of the zodiac is represented by an archer?
    Sagittarius

  3. What is the birthstone for March?
    Aquamarine (or bloodstone)
    From the standardised list from 1912

  4. Sapphire is the birthstone for which month?
    September
    From the standardised list from 1912

  5. What is Tony Blair's birth sign?
    Taurus

  6. Diamond is the birthstone for which month?
    April
    From the standardised list from 1912

  7. What is the birthstone for July?
    Ruby
    From the standardised list from 1912

  8. What is the birthstone for November?
    Topaz or citrine
    From the standardised list from 1912

  9. What is the name of the legendary ghost ship that can never make port, doomed to sail the oceans forever, which also appeared in Pirates of the Caribbean, and is also the name of the ghost pirate in Spongebob Squarepants?
    Flying Dutchman

  10. What sign of the zodiac is represented by a bull?
    Taurus