Pub quiz questions

  1. How many novels are there in C.P.Snow's Strangers and Brothers series?
    Eleven
    Literature(6) 1940s(6) 1950s(6) 1970s(6) 1960s(6)
    1940 through 1970

  2. Which is by far the best-known harbour in the Hawaiian Islands?
    Pearl Harbour

  3. Character
    Pinocchio
    Pinocchio, 1940, voiced by Dickie Jones

  4. Which 1940 Disney film is a collection of animated impressions of classical music?
    Fantasia

  5. Who filled the rĂ´le of the Sorcerer's Apprentice in Fantasia?
    Mickey Mouse
    1940

  6. In which month of 1945 were the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
    August

  7. Where were the 1948 winter Olympic games held?
    St. Moritz, Switzerland

  8. Where would the 1944 winter Olympic games have been held?
    Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. Cancelled because of WWII

  9. What organisation replaced the League of Nations?
    The United Nations
    Founded 1945

  10. In what year did Queen Elizabeth II marry Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten?
    1947
    Royalty(7) 1940s(7)