10 quiz questions to kick off your week – Scroll to the bottom for the answers

  1. In the song ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’, how many French Hens are given?
  2. What is the common name of the Aurora Borealis?
  3. Which was the first book published by Jane Austen?
  4. Hepatitis affects which organ of the body?
  5. The point directly above an earthquake’s origin is called the what?
  6. In imperial measurements, how many feet are in a yard?
  7. What historic building in Paris was severely damaged by fire on 15 April 2019?
  8. In Roman Numerals, how many players are there in a Rugby Union team?
  9. Who wrote the ‘Famous Five’ series of books?
  10. Ian Ferguson won 3 Gold medals at the 1984 Olympics.  In what sport did he compete to win them?



  1.  Three French hens
  2.  The Northern Lights
  3.  Sense and Sensibility
  4.  Liver
  5.  The epicentre
  6.  3 feet = 1 yard
  7.  Notre-Dame
  8.   XV
  9. Enid Blyton
  10. 10.  Kayaking