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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 19th November


  1. What was Robert Burns original family name?   A. Pettigrew     B. McAvoy    C. Burness
  2. Which of the following is St Andrew NOT the patron saint of?   A.  Russia    B. Poland   C. Greece
  3. When was the Edinburgh Festival launched?    A. 1947    B. 1959.    C. 1961
  4. The name of Robert Burns wife?    A. Jean McTavish    B. Jean Beattie   C. Jean Armour
  5. The S.S Sir Walter Scott sails where?    A. River Forth   B. Loch Lomond   C. Loch Katrine
  6. In the poem Tam O’Shanter, what are Chapman Billies?   A. Policeman   B. Drunkards   C. Street Merchants
  7. Where was Robert Burns born?     A. Alloway   B. Dumfries    C.  Kilmarnock
  8. Which animal has Red/Grey and Artic varieties?   A. Hare  B .Cat     C. Owl
  9. Which former P.M, appointed legal protector of William/Harry in 1997?  A. Tony Blair  B. John Major C. Gordon Brown
  10. Who wrote Treasure Island?   A. R L Stevenson    B. Sir Walter Scott    C.  A A Milne
  11. The nationality of the painter Rembrandt?    A. Belgian    B. French    C. Dutch
  12. The oldest University in Scotland?   A. Edinburgh  B. St Andrews   C. Glasgow
  13. Where is the Moorish castle of Alhambra?   A. Spain    B. Norway   C. Iran
  14. Who was the star of the 7 year Itch film?   A. Diana Dors   B. Joan Collins    C. Marilyn Munro
  15. The Colorado Beetle destroys what crop?   A.  Potato   B. Corn    C. Turnips
  16. What was the name of Dick Turpins horse?    A. Black Wind   B. Black Bess    C. Black Shadow
  17. In what year did the D Day landings take place?   A. 1943    B. 1944    C. 1945
  18. How do we better know Passer Domesticous?   A. House Sparrow      B.  Starling   C. Blackbird
  19. Who had a hit with:  All about that Bass,  in 2014?   A. Britney Speirs   B. Meghan Trainor    C. Dia Lupa
  20. What is the capital of Afghanistan?    A. Tashkent   B. Kandahar    C. Kabul


  1. C
  2. B
  3. A
  4. C
  5. C
  6. C
  7. A
  8. B
  9. B
  10. A
  11. C
  12. B
  13. A
  14. C
  15. A
  16. B
  17. B
  18. A
  19. B
  20. C