HISTORY
1. After which famous person in history was the teddy bear named?
 Theodore Roosevelt
2. The invention of what in 1867, made Alfred Nobel famous?
 Dynamite
3. What type of sweet did Mars and Murrie develop in 1941?
 M & Ms
4. Which geographical location was the first word spoken on the moon?
 Houston
5. Who was the first woman to be shot by the FBI?
 Bonnie Parker (of Bonnie and Clyde fame)
6. In 1785, Blanchard and Jeffries became the first to cross the English channel using which method of transport?
 Balloon
7. What historic event does the nursery rhyme "Ring-a-ring of roses" commemorate?
 The Great Plague
8. Who was the British Prime Minister at the outbreak of the Second World War?
 Neville Chamberlain
9. In America, what became the 49th state to enter the union in 1959?
 Alaska
10. Who killed who in 1963 in what is generally regarded as the first live televised murder?
 Jack Ruby killed Lee Harvey Oswald
Tie Break In what year was the first English translation of the Bible completed?
 1388