Quiz: a week in 12 questions
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Which fictional character attempts to steal Christmas from the inhabitants of Whoville?
- The Snow Queen
- Frosty the Snowman
- The Grinch
In what year was the French Revolution?
St Nicholas — the real-life inspiration for Father Christmas — was born in which country?
What is the name of Elon Musk’s electric car company?
How many MPs are there in the House of Commons?
A seven year-old YouTuber called Ryan earned over £17 million this year. What are his videos about?
- Video games
What is the name of the law which triggered the Brexit process?
- Article 50
- The 1922 declaration
- The Lisbon treaty
Which Christmas carol traditionally opens the Nine Lessons and Carols service?
- Hark the Herald Angels Sing
- In the Bleak Midwinter
- Once in Royal David’s City
Theresa May survived a confidence vote among her own MPs this week. How many voted against her?
Who founded the space tourism company Virgin Galactic?
- Richard Branson
- Elon Musk
- Jeff Bezos
When was the first
Roughly how many turkeys does the UK eat each year at Christmas?
- Five million
- 10 million
- 50 million
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1c, 2a, 3a, 4a, 5b, 6c, 7a, 8c, 9a, 10a, 11b, 12b