Every year on Christmas Day my family do a quiz – girls against boys! It’s very competitive and I’m always the Quiz Master. I spend hours using Google to find questions that aren’t too hard and that my family might know.
Here’s the quiz I will be doing on Christmas Day this year. There are ten rounds and fifty questions in total. I have put the answers in as well just incase you want to be a Quiz Master on Christmas Day too!
Have a great Christmas and I hope you enjoy the quiz!
ROUND ONE: CHRISTMAS
1)In what year did Mariah Carey first release the hit single ‘All I Want For Christmas is You’?
2)What gifts do the Three Kings take to baby Jesus?
Answer: Frankincense, Gold and Myrrh
3) What type of cake is traditionally eaten on Christmas Day in Italy?
4)What present did Harry Potter receive for his first Christmas at Hogwarts?
Answer: An invisibility Cloak
5)In the Twelve Days of Christmas Song how many Lords Are Leaping?
Answer: 10 Lords A Leaping
ROUND TWO: CAPITAL CITIES
1)What is the capital of Sweden?
2)What is the capital of Canada?
3)What is the capital of Northern Ireland?
4)What is the capital of Portugal?
5) What is the capital of Argentina?
Answer: Buenos Aires
ROUND THREE: TELEVISION
1)Which 90s TV series had the slogan ‘The truth is out there’
Answer: The X Files
2)What was the name of the bar in which the TV show Cheers was set?
3)In Sherlock, Benedict Cumberbatch is Sherlock Holmes but who plays Doctor Watson?
Answer: Martin Freeman
4)Which fictional Coronation Street character joined in 1974, has married four times and has three children?
Answer: Gail (McIntyre)
5)What is the name of Derek and Raquel’s son in Only Fools and Horses?
ROUND FOUR: SPORTS
1)Who was this years runner up at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards?
Answer: Kevin Sinfield (Rugby League)
2)How many singles Grand Slam titles has Serena Williams won?
3)Who was Englands Manager at the 2010 World Cup?
Answer: Fabio Capello
4)How many players are there in an ice hockey team?
5)What are the colours of the five Olympic rings?
Answer: Red, yellow, green, blue, black
ROUND FIVE: FOOD
1)From which country does pitta bread originate?
2)The Pizza Hut Franchise begun in what country?
3)What is the main ingredient of Hummus?
4)What nuts are used in marzipan?
5)What is the Hungarian word for pepper?
ROUND SIX: MUSIC
1)What is the name of Justin Bieber’s latest album?
2)The 1997 film Space Jam featured which massive hit by R. Kelly?
Answer: I Believe I can Fly
3)Who was the youngest sibling in the Jackson 5?
4)In which year was Take That’s single It Only Takes a Minute released?
5) ‘I Will Never Let You Down’ became which singers fourth UK number one single?
Answer: Rita Ora
ROUND SEVEN: HISTORY
1)What year did World War One begin?
2)How many of King Henry VIIIs wives were called Catherine?
3)Who was the first President of America?
Answer: George Washington
4)In which city was the titanic built?
5)Where did the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton take place?
Answer: Westminster Abbey
ROUND EIGHT: ENTERTAINMENT
1)How old is Kim Kardashian?
2)What is the name of Justin Timberlake’s wife?
Answer: Jessica Biel
3)Who came third in this years XFactor?
Answer: Che Chesterman
4)In what year did Geri Halliwell quit the Spice girls?
5)Who won the 2015 Best Actress Oscar?
Answer: Julianne Moore
ROUND NINE: FILMS
1)Who played Baby in the Film Dirty Dancing?
Answer: Jennifer Grey
2)Which film does Eddie Murphy do the voice-over for a red Chinese dragon?
3)What is the profession of Indiana Jones?
4)Which two famous film stars played the leading roles in the film ‘Pretty Women’?
Answer: Julia Roberts and Richard Gere
5)Who played James Bond in live and Let Die?
Answer: Roger Moore
ROUND TEN: POT LUCK
1)What planet is known as the red planet?
2)Which Greek island is the largest?
3)If your birthday is the 1st September what star sign would you be?
4)How many years have you been married if you are celebrating your crystal wedding anniversary?
5)What is the largest brass instrument in an orchestra?