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Hard Trivia Questions


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Hard trivia questions for a fun pub quiz night!

Hard Trivia Questions


  1. Who was the 2nd President of the United States?

  2. What are the four main blood groups?

  3. How many countries border Germany?

  4. Where did Moses receive the Ten Commandments?

  5. What date is Earth Day celebrated annually across the world?

  6. Who composed Moonlight Sonata?

  7. What is the highest number on the pH scale?

  8. Which Royal Navy vessel was commanded by Captain James Cook on his first voyage of discovery to Australia and New Zealand?

  9. To the nearest minute, how long does it take sunlight to travel to Earth?

  10. What does the Statue of Liberty carry in her right hand?

  1. What is the largest herbaceous flowering plant?

  2. How many tales are told in the Canterbury Tales?

  3. Which infamous gangster was known by the nicknames of Jackrabbit and Public Enemy No. 1?

  4. Which famous baseball player was married to Marilyn Monroe?

  5. What year was the 'Representation of the People Act' introduced in Great Britain giving women, who met a certain criteria, the right to vote for the first time?

  6. What are the three main types of rainfall?

  7. How can the target number 27 be reached using all of the following numbers: 5, 6, 3, 9?

  8. Which mammal appears first in the English dictionary?

  9. Which cartoon character was first to appear solo on a postage stamp in the United States?

  10. The epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous fat form the three main layers of what?