10 quiz questions to kick off your week – Scroll to the bottom for the answers
  1. In what year did the Channel Tunnel open. 1989, 1992 or 1994?
  2. The flag of Pakistan is white and which other colour?
  3. What trophy is affectionately known as the ‘Auld Mug’?
  4. Cheval is the French word for what?
  5. Which is longer – a yard or a metre?
  6. In cricket, the term batsman has been officially changed to what?
  7. William Caxton brought what technology to England?
  8. An argyle pattern features what shape?
  9. True or false: the bassoon is a brass instrument?
  10. Caledonia is the Latin name given by the Romans to which country?



  1. 1994
  2. Green
  3. The America’s Cup
  4. Horse
  5. Metre
  6. Batter
  7. Printing/Printing Press
  8. Diamond
  9. False – a bassoon is woodwind
  10. Scotland