General Knowledge Image

You're given a picture and you must answer the associated general knowledge question attached to it. For example...

What breed of pooch?
Maltese terrier


D.I.T.L.O.I.D

A word puzzle in which a phrase, quotation, date, or fact must be deduced from the numbers and abbreviated letters in the clue. Common words such as 'the', 'in', 'a', 'an', 'of', 'to', etc. are not normally abbreviated. Rack your brain over this one...

What fact is hidden amongst these characters?
water boils at 212 degrees Fahrenheit


Logos

How susceptible are you to brand imagery?!

Another classic picture question. We provide you with a brand logo, font or icon and you're task is to guess what organization, brand or item it represents. Take this one for example...

Company logos
Nestle / Hilton


Who when younger?

You guess who the person is from their not-so-flattering childhood photograph. Can you guess this one?

Famous singer, now blonde
Ellie Goulding


What's that?

You're given a picture of an object, and you're task is to work out what it is. The image might be a close up, or distorted in some way.

Close up of a what?
Kiwi Fruit (aka Chinese Gooseberry)


Catchphrase

This is a 'say what you see' puzzle, sometimes referred to as a "dingbat" question. Normally a well known phrase, saying or object.

Dingbat catchphrase
All jokes aside


Name the films from the posters

Presented with a bunch of movie posters, you need to work out which films they represent. Maybe you'll know this one...

2010's / 1980's
Limitless / Blade Runner


Flags

You're given a flag and asked to figure out which country, state or organization it belongs to. How's your world Geography? Can you figure out this one?

Flag of which European country? Red / Yellow
Macedonia


50/50 Face Split

Two famous faces are merged into one, creating a striking image where you must work out who is in each half of the face!

Singer / Actor
Lady Gaga / Viggo Mortensen


City Silhouette

This question gives you a silhouette of a famous location (often a skyline) and you need to work out where it is. Have you been here?

City silhouette
Liverpool


Who is behind the smiley?

A picture question with a famous (or infamous!) face hidden behind a smiley. Can you guess who this is?

Who's wedding?
Justin Timberlake


Name the cartoon characters

Are you smarter than the av-er-age bear? You're given a crazy mash up of different cartoon characters and you need to reclaim your inner child and figure out who they all are. Are you ready for an example? Excellent...

Name the three cartoon characters.
Daria / Daffy Duck / Pinocchio


General Knowledge

This is your run-of-the-mill general knowledge question. Let's test you out with an easy one!

Which witch was flattened by a house in the Wizard of Oz?
Wicked witch of the east


Cryptic

Use lateral thinking to find the answer. The challenge is to find the way of reading the clue that leads to the solution. It sometimes helps to think of other words for words in the clue.

Try this one on for size!

Cryptic countries – The fungus is finished / Announce husks / Grandad’s latest rodent
Mould over / Say shells / Papa New Guinea


Cryptic Tube Station

Mind the gap in your general knowledge!

Similar to the general cryptic question, this time you must guess the tube station from the clue. Invented by Question One in 2004, it has proved immensely popular in all quizzes across London! Don't accept any imitations!

Name the tube station- Spherical pig/ Big reptile jeans/ Distant loop of mafia boss
Ball Ham/ Crocs Lee/ Far ring don


Riddle

Riddle me this! A classic question involving a short, cryptic description that needs a degree of lateral thinking and ingenuity to solve. Can you wrap your head around this one?

I always run but never walk, often murmur but never talk, have a bed but never sleep, has a mouth but never eat. What am I?
River


Anagram

Rearrange all the letters from the source word to make a new word. There is only one solution!

I END LIVES is an anagram of which action man?
Vin Diesel


Name the Year

You're given a series of famous, ground breaking events and you must guess the correct year that they took place. Are you clued up enough to figure out this one?

Apple Computer is incorporated / Carter succeeds Ford / Lauda wins the F1 Championship / Star Wars hits the screens / There's a drawn Grand Final
1977


True/False

Put simply: questions whose answer is either True or False. Give this one a go. You've got a 50/50 chance!

Oxygen is the most common gas in the Earth’s atmosphere.
False- it's nitrogen


Song Lyrics

Identify the title and/or the name of the artist that performed the song using the given lyrics. Don't sing it, it will give it away!

You need coolin', baby, I'm not foolin' / I'm gonna send you back to schoolin', Way down inside honey, you need it - First line from which 1969 rock classic?
Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin


Badly explained film plot

One of our most popular question categories! A film plot is explained in loose and often bizarre terms, and you must guess which film is referenced. Are you sharp enough to decode this lazily explained masterpiece?

Name the film from the badly explained plot - A very old looking teenage girl wears hot-pants & learns to smoke to win her boyfriend back. Then they sing.
Grease


Musical place names

Three songs with a place name hidden in the blanked lyrics - what are they?

3 songs with places missing, where are they!
San Fransisco , Budapest , UK


Film clips

You're given a few short audio clips from famous films and you must guess the picture. Play it, Sam!

Name the 3 films from the excerpts
Men in Black , Reservoir Dogs , The Matrix


3 songs from 1 year

One of our staple music questions. Presented are three different songs and you must guess which year they were released in. Are you ears sharp enough for this one?

3 tracks, name the year
1991