Try these

1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?
2. In which month do the Russians celebrate the October Revolution?
3. What is a camel’s hair brush made of?
4. The Canary Islands are named after which animal?
5. What was King George VI’s first name?
6. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?
7. How long did the Thirty Years War last?

5 comments for “Try these

  1. Ripper
    May 21, 2020 at 17:47

    1 – 116 years, 1337 to 1453
    5 – Albert, hence the nickname Bertie
    7 – 30 years, 1618 to 1648

  2. Ian J
    May 21, 2020 at 17:56

    No 4. Dogs?

  3. Distant Relative
    May 21, 2020 at 18:12

    2. 6th Nov
    3. I didn’t know camels brushed their hair. Anything but camel hair.
    6. Originally China then they emigrated and became Kiwi. Though they grow them here in France.

  4. Robbo
    May 21, 2020 at 19:33

    3. Wild guess, dromedaries
    4. Dogs, indeed, from the latin ‘canis’

  5. May 21, 2020 at 20:02

    Too brilliant. These are the answers sent to me:

    1. 116 years
    2. November
    3. Squirrel fur
    4. Dogs
    5. Albert
    6. New Zealand (they’re also called “Kiwi Fruit”)
    7. Thirty years, of course. From 1618 to 1648. Why do you think it was called “The Thirty Years War”? Sheesh.

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