General knowledge 5

From the quiz on 11/11/14.

  1. What name is given to the study of word origins? Etymology

  2. In consumer electronics, what does LCD stand for? Liquid Crystal Display

  3. Marshall Bruce Mathers III is the real name of which rapper? Eminem

  4. Who invented Meccano? Frank Hornby

  5. Which of the Harry Potter books is longest? Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

  6. Which “winter warmer” cocktail is made from advocaat and lemonade? Snowball

  7. Which musical features the songs Tomorrow and Hard Knock Life? Annie

  8. What is the northernmost national capital city? Reykjavik

  9. Which bespoke gentlemen’s tailor has its flagship store at No. 1 Savile Row, London? Gieves & Hawkes

  10. Which chemical element is the only one whose name ends in H? Bismuth

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