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23 pub quiz questions to test your general knowledge - May 13

By Elle May Rice

It’s finally Friday and that can mean only one thing - it's time to test your knowledge with the ECHO’s latest pub quiz.

Think you’ve got what it takes to get 100% of the answers right? The new quiz tests everything from TV and movie trivia to history, geography and sports, putting your general knowledge to the test at every point.

So, grab yourself a drink, take a seat and test your knowledge with these 23 questions. And why not tell your friends and see who comes out on top? The answers are below the last question.

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Remember to share your score with us by commenting at the end of the article, you can tweet us @echowhatson or get in touch on our Facebook page. So grab a pen and a pad and tackle these quiz questions bound to stretch the boundaries of your general knowledge.


  1. How many teeth does an adult human have?

  2. What is the largest bird of prey in the world?

  3. What is the biggest state in America?

  4. In Dirty Dancing, what is Baby's first name?

  5. What animal alive today is even bigger than a dinosaur?

  6. What’s the slowest animal in the world?

  7. What are the names of Harry Potter’s parents?

  8. How many legs does a lobster have?

  9. Sofia is the capital of which country?

  10. Which is the only venomous snake native to the UK?

  11. What colour is a giraffe's tongue?

  12. Earth is located in which galaxy?

  13. Who was Henry VIII's last wife?

  14. Who scored the first Premier League hat-trick?

  15. What is the longest river in the world?

  16. Who was Prime Minister on VE Day in 1945?

  17. What is the name of the headteacher in Roald Dahl's Matilda?

  18. Who discovered Penicillin?

  19. In the zodiac, which animal is linked with Capricorn?

  20. How is 77 represented in Roman numerals?

  21. How many kings of England have been called Philip?

  22. In which team game do you try to move backwards all the time?

  23. How many minutes are there in five hours?


  1. 32

  2. Andean Condor

  3. Alaska

  4. Frances

  5. Blue Whale

  6. Three-toed sloth

  7. Lily and James Potter

  8. Eight

  9. Bulgaria

  10. Adder

  11. Blue

  12. The Milky Way galaxy

  13. Catherine Parr

  14. Eric Cantona

  15. River Nile

  16. Winston Churchill

  17. Miss Trunchbull

  18. Alexander Fleming

  19. Goat

  20. LXXVII

  21. None

  22. Tug of War

  23. 300

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