General Knowledge Wk3 Round 2

Medium difficulty would expect and average score of 11 points on this round.

Question

  1. Who played the lead male role in the film ‘Edward Scissorhands’?
  2. In what decade was VAT introduced into the UK?
  3. How many verses make up the national anthem ‘God Save The Queen’?
  4. Who in 1994 accused Bill Clinton of sexual harassment?
  5. During Bill Clinton’s term in office how many times was he publicly accused of sexual misconduct ?  
  6. Which British Prime minister was born at Blenheim Palace?
  7. Kepler’s laws are three rules which can be used to describe what?
  8. Which gardener’s item was invented by Edwin Beard Budding in 1830?
  9. Robert Stroud, an American sentenced to life in prison and portrayed by Burt Lancaster in film, was given which nickname?
  10. In July 2017 Jodie Whittaker was announced as the actor to play which recurring role?
  11. Which series from the 2000s featured the characters Sheldon and Leonard?
  12. With which former X Former winner did Rudimental team up with for their track ‘Sun Comes Up’?
  13. April this year Lewis Hamilton won the Shanghai Grand Prix, but who came second? 
  14. Which eccentric, outspoken and corrupt Fifa executive turned whistle-blower, has died aged 72?
  15. Family fortune A where a one of many answers can be used, 3 points for top answer, 2 points 2nd answer and 1 point for others.
    Name something people are often chased by in movies?

Answers

  1. Jonny Depp
  2. 1970’s 1973
  3. 3
  4. Paula Cobin Jones
  5. 3 Juanita Brodderick, Kathleen Willy, Paula Cobin Jones
  6. Churchill
  7. Motion of the planets around the sun
  8. Lawn Mower
  9. The Birdman Of Alcatraz
  10. Dr Who
  11. The Big Bang Theory
  12. James Athur
  13. Sebastian Vettel
  14. Chuck Blazier
  15. 3) Monsters 2) Cars 1) Cops 1) Bad Guys 1)Dogs

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