Bears Superquiz 2

Stuck in the house? Missing finals cricket? Instalment 2 of the Bears' Superquiz is here to offer a brief respite.

Question 1

Of what countries are Lagos and Sofia the capital cities?

Question 2

What are the largest and smallest US States by area?

Question 3

Name all the countries which reached the semi-finals of BOTH the 2019 Cricket World Cup and the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Question 4

Name the seven events in the women’s heptathlon in athletics

Question 5

Place these Disney animated films in the order they were released from earliest to latest – The Jungle Book, The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Fantasia

Question 6

Who is considered the inventor of the colour television system?

Question 7

Who wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey?

Question 8

In the Harry Potter series, from where in London does the Hogwarts Express depart?

Question 9

How many great grandchildren does the Queen have? For a bonus point, which of her children is the grandparent of the eldest of them?

Question 10

Which of the Kardashian sisters is the oldest? And which is the youngest?

Question 11

Name this song from the opening lyric - Risin' up, back on the street, took my time, took my chances, went the distance now I'm back on my feet

Question 12

Name this song from the opening lyric - My baby don't mess around, because she loves me so, and this I know for sure. But does she really wanna, but can't stand to see me walk out the door.

Question 13

In what year did Captain James Cook first land on the east coast of the Australian mainland? For a bonus point, where was he killed?

Question 14

Whose assassination is generally considered the catalyst for World War I? For a bonus point, in which modern-day country did the assassination take place?

Question 15

Who currently holds the following offices:

  1. Prime Minister of the UK
  2. German Chancellor
  3. Prime Minister of India

Question 16

Are the following real or fake tweets from US President Donald Trump?  

  1. It’s freezing and snowing in New York – we need global warming!
  2. I have never seen a thin person drinking Diet Coke
  3. If you’re against abortion, get a vasectomy

Question 17

Who is the highest first grade run scorer of all time for the North Sydney DCC?

Question 18

Who is the highest first grade wicket taker of all time for the North Sydney DCC?

Question 19

How many first grade premierships have the Bears won? (excluding limited overs premierships)

Question 20

In which stand at North Sydney Oval are the dressing rooms?