Pub quiz questions

  1. Which rock star gained his nickname from a black and yellow-hooped jersey he wore while playing with the 'Phoenix Jazzmen?'
    Sting

  2. What name beginning with J replaced Emily as Britain's favourite name for girls born in 2005?
    Jessica
    Names(6) 2000s(6)

  3. What was the surname of hot air balloon pioneers Joseph-Michel and Jacques-Étienne?
    Montgolfier

  4. Which future Labour MP for Buckingham was born Ján Ludvík Hoch?
    Robert Maxwell
    Politics(7) Names(7) 1960s(7) Sleaze(7)
    Full birth name was 'Ján Ludvík Hyman Binyamin Hoch', MP 1964–1970

  5. What does the M in JMW Turner's name stand for?
    Mallord
    Names(8) Art(8)

  6. How is Rocco Marchegiano better known?
    Rocky Marciano
    Sports(2) Boxing(1) People(4) Names(5)

  7. How is Eldrick Woods better known?
    Tiger Woods
    Sports(4) Golf(2) Names(6)

  8. How is Glasgow-born pop-star James Ure better known?
    Midge Ure

  9. What title is given to the UK government minister who puts together the annual budget?
    Chancellor of the Exchequer

  10. How is Charles Holley better known?
    Buddy Holly