The Big Quiz Of The Year – 2012 Answers

The Big Quiz of the Year 2012

Welcome to the “The Big Quiz Of The Year – 2012”, This full ‘mini’ quiz will take you back to the year 2012, what can you remember from this year?

Round 1 – Picture Round

The following Celebrities all sadly died in 2012, can you name them all?

1. Whitney Houston
2. Michael Clarke Duncan
3. Larry Hagman
4. Neil Armstrong
5. Robin Gibb

Round 2 – General Knowledge

1. Who won the Wimbledon’s Men’s Singles in 2012?

A. Roger Federer


2. The Ewan McGreggor film “The Impossible” released this year was based on the 2004 Tsunami that occured in which Ocean?

A. Indian Ocean


3. Disney bought what for $4.05 Billion in 2012?

A. Lucasfilm


4. Who won the Ryder Cup this year?

A. Europe


5. Who won the US Presidential election in November 2012?

A. Barack Obama


6. Which film won ‘Best Picture’ at the 2012 Oscars?

A. The Artist


7. What was the name of the Italian Cruise Ship which ran aground off the coast of Tuscany in January 2012?

A. Costa Concordia


8. Which Lord of the Rings prequel hit the cinemas this year?

A. The Hobbit


9. The James Bond films celebrated which anniversary this year?

A. 50th


10. Who won the European Football Championships in 2012?

A. Spain


Round 3 – Trivia Trail

1. In the London 2012 Olympics, what colour medal was revoked from a female shot putter from Belarus after she failed a drugs test?

A. Gold


2. Which Jubilee did the Queen celebrate this year?

A. Diamond


3. The Queen was said to be extremely upset in September 2012 after the death of her pet ‘Monty’, what animal was he?

A. Dog


4. What “style” became a record breaker after the video was viewed online more than a billion times in 2012?

A. Gangnam


5. What was the surname of the disgraced Rotherham Labour MP who resigned his position after the expenses scandal?

A. Macshane (Dennis)


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