General knowledge 132

From the quiz on 6/6/17.

  1. Which American actor’s many film roles include Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon series and Max Rockatansky in the first three Mad Max films? Mel Gibson

  2. What was the first very James Bond novel? Casino Royale

  3. Which day, whose name means Day of Atonement in Hebrew, is celebrated on the 10th of Tishrei and is the holiest day of the Jewish year? Yom Kippur

  4. Which fraction is equivalent to the decimal 0.0625? 1/16 (one sixteenth)

  5. Which American video game company developed the Left 4 Dead, Portal, Half-Life and Counter-Strike series of video games? Valve

  6. In cricket, what does lbw stand for? Leg before wicket

  7. What is the common name for the part of the human body known anatomically as the pollex? Thumb

  8. Which letter is flipped horizontally in the logo of American retailer Toys”R”Us? R

  9. E1–A1–D2–G2 is the most common tuning for which stringed instrument found in a standard orchestra? Double bass

  10. A scheming penguin named Feathers McGraw is the antagonist of which 1993 stop-motion film produced by Aardman Animations? The Wrong Trousers

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