The Saturday Quiz
1. Edna O'Brien, Teddy Taylor, Michael Foot and Derek Worlock on 25 September, 1979. The first what?
2. There have been four 20th-century US presidents with alliterative first and surnames. Who?
3. Which theory was developed in the 1970s by James Lovelock?
4. The 'Cotton Nero A.x' is the name given to the original manuscript of which 14th-century Arthurian story?
5. Which Chinese martial art translates as 'achievement of man'?
6. What does 'Tardis' stand for in Doctor Who?
7. "Fast, unpredictable and hard to control but fun." Whose recently revealed description of riding whose horse?
8. Which US writer , who died earlier this year, said that "whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies"?
9. Suomi is the local word for the language spoken in which northern European country?
10. Which 2009 scandal was the subject of Carol Ann Duffy's first poem as Poet Laureate?
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: SNP and its activists 'openly racist' towards the English, Farage says
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
- 1 Lucy Hawking: Stephen Hawking's daughter writes impassioned open letter to Katie Hopkins about rights of disabled people
- 2 #NotGuilty: Second Oxford student writes of brutal rape by two men who then threw her in a bin as part of campaign against victim blaming
- 3 Indonesia executions: Death row British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford will refuse to wear a blindfold when she faces firing squad
- 4 Oxygen-starved 'dead zones' with no marine life up to 100-miles long discovered in the Atlantic Ocean
- 5 How the language you speak changes your view of the world