Almost Useless Trivia

Random Miscellaneous or General Knowledge Quiz

Can you name the answers to these 40 general knowledge questions in 4 minutes?

Updated Feb 18, 2015

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How many sides does a pentagon have?
In which century did the American Civil War take place?
Canberra is the capital city of which country?
Which singer first (and most famously) sang 'Jailhouse Rock'?
What does the acronym 'KFC' stand for?
Pythagoras' Theorem is a theorem concerning which shape?
Which chemical element has the symbol Au?
What is the first book of the Hebrew Bible?
What is the capital city of Greece?
Which city hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics?
A 'Bloody Mary' cocktail contains which alcoholic spirit?
Which is the only sign of the zodiac to begin with the letter 'T'?
In which year did the first man set foot on the moon?
Who wrote the play 'Romeo and Juliet'?
Which of the Earth's oceans is the largest?
What animated 2010 film was the largest grossing movie of the year?
Venison is a name given to the meat of which animal?
The positive square root of 36 is...?
What is the Japanese word for 'harbour wave'?
The adjective 'canine' refers to which animal?
The country Gabon is found on which continent?
Who sang the 1980s hit song 'Billie Jean'?
Which of these three words is a palindrome: boater, motor, rotor?
Which planet is the sixth planet from the sun?
Maggie, Lisa and Marge are part of which famous TV family?
Michael Jeffrey Jordan became famous as a great player of which sport?
Who won the FIFA World Cup in 2010?
'Poker Face,' 'Just Dance' and 'Bad Romance' are all hit singles by which artist?
'Animal Farm' was written by which author?
The armistice ending World War I came in what year?
Which author wrote the novel 'Catch-22'?
How many letters are there in the English alphabet?
Which franchise has characters called Pikachu, Charizard and Mewtwo?
The Eiffel Tower is found in which European capital city?
Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio starred in what James Cameron film?
Boston is the capital city of which US State?
Which star of the film 'Rebel Without a Cause' died at the age of 24?
Who was the first President of the United States?
Name either letter that is worth 10 points in English Scrabble
A 'nappy' is the British equivalent of which American word?

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