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Fire Quiz


Quiz I

  1. In which year did the Great Fire of London sweep through central London? And in which small street did the fire start?
  2. The Ring of Fire is a major area in the basin of which ocean?
  3. Which technology company developed the browser Firefox?
  4. Which American rock band recorded "Light My Fire" in 1966?
  5. Which composer is best known for his Academy Award-winning score to Chariots of Fire?




  6. What are the 3 fire signs of the zodiac?
  7. "Blood and Fire" is the war cry of which army?
  8. What was the first name of Mrs Doubtfire in the 1993 Robin Williams' film: Edna, Eugenie, or Euphegenia?
  9. From Matthew 3:11, which three word phrase describes an initial experience that is a severe ordeal?
  10. What was R. J. Mitchell's best known contribution to World War Two?
  11. What was the name of the elderly driver of the fire engine in the British children's TV series Trumpton?
  12. On 20 November 1992, a fire broke out in which residence of Queen Elizabeth II?
  13. What is the Italian name for the city of Florence?
  14. "This Wheel's on Fire" is the theme to the which BBC comedy series?
  15. Which mania is an impulse to deliberately start fires?
  16. Which number novel is Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in the Harry Potter series: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th?
  17. On 15 April 2019, a fire broke out beneath the roof of which famous cathedral?
  18. Do forest fires usually move faster uphill or downhill?
  19. Which tyre company was founded in 1900, in Akron, Ohio, also the hometown of its archrival, Goodyear?
  20. Which two sporting rivals had a rivalry nicknamed "Fire and Ice", which was also the title of a 2011 HBO documentary about the pair?
  21. What is the first novel in the series of fantasy novels called A Song of Ice and Fire?
  22. Which 1974 American disaster film starring Paul Newman and Steve McQueen featured a skyscraper fire?



Answers:

  1. 1966. Pudding Lane.
  2. Pacific Ocean
  3. Mozilla
  4. The Doors
  5. Vangelis
  6. Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius
  7. Salvation Army
  8. Euphegenia
  9. Baptism of fire
  10. Designed the Spitfire
  11. Barney McGrew
  12. Windsor Castle
  13. Firenze
  14. Absolutely Fabulous
  15. Pyromania



  16. Fourth novel
  17. Notre-Dame de Paris
  18. Uphill
  19. Firestone
  20. John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg (Borg–McEnroe rivalry)
  21. A Game of Thrones
  22. The Towering Inferno