Statistics for England County Quiz - Leicestershire

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 358 times
  • The average score is 10 of 16

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
County townLeicester
96%
King whose long lost remains were rediscovered in 2012 under a Leicestershire car parkRichard III
93%
This phrase comes from a legendary night of drunkenness in Melton Mowbray in 1837Painting the
town {red}
91%
Red Leicester is a crumbly variety of this foodstuffCheese
90%
Leicestershire museum housing a collection of rockets and satellitesNational
{Space} Centre
85%
Nickname of Leicester City football clubThe Foxes
74%
War of the Roses battle at which the above monarch met his untimely end{Bosworth} Field
66%
Star striker of Leicester City who won the 'Golden Boot' in the 1986 FIFA World CupGary Lineker
66%
Leicestershire town associated with Stilton cheese and pork piesMelton Mowbray
65%
Sir Alec John Jeffreys developed this major contribution to forensic science while a
professor at the University of Leicester,
{DNA} profiling
62%
13th century Earl of Leicester who has given his name to one of Leicester's universitiesSimon de Montfort
56%
Motorsport circuit which has hosted the British Superbike Championship{Donington} Park
38%
Popular zoo near Norton in the west of the countyTwycross
38%
Born in the county, and best known as the bass guitarist for the rock band QueenJohn Deacon
37%
Leicestershire's principal river; a tributary of the River TrentSoar
35%
Leicester born comedian and one of the six members of the Monty Python teamGraham
Chapman
29%

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