Challenging Trivia Quiz
Question 1 of 10
Which of these rocks is hard and impermeable?
Question 2 of 10
Robert Doisneau is famous for an image of two people, doing what on a crowded Paris street in 1950?
Question 3 of 10
Which two countries have had a long-running dispute over Kashmir?
Question 4 of 10
What does OPEC stand for?
Question 5 of 10
To please Queen Amyitis, who was from verdant Medea, Nebuchadnezzar built a hanging garden in what ancient desert kingdom?
Question 6 of 10
What song features the line, 'Doesn't have a point of view, knows not where he's going to, isn't he a bit like you and me?'
Question 7 of 10
It comes from an Asian evergreen and it's known for its smell. We use it as a moth repellent and in embalming fluid, to protect tools from rust and even in Vicks VapoRub to suppress coughing. What is it?
Question 8 of 10
This man produced and detected the electromagnetic radiation in a wavelength range also known as 'X-rays or Röntgen rays', an achievement that earned him the first Nobel Prize in Physics in 1901. Who was the inventor?
Question 9 of 10
On Christmas Eve of 1974, Cyclone Tracy practically destroyed Darwin, the northernmost city in what country?
Question 10 of 10
Which Egyptian city was founded by Alexander the Great in 331 BC?