Barkham Village Residents Association

An “otherwise known as” theme this time

  1. Q.  Which Irish city is nicknamed “Stroke City”?
    A. Derry/Londonderry

  2. Q. Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta is better known as what?
    A. Lady Gaga

  3. Q. Which county is known as “the Garden of England”?
    A. Kent

  4. Q. The Beatles’ 9th official album has no title on the cover other than their name, but how is it popularly known?  
    A. The White Album

  5. Q. Which very famous English author wrote her first novel under the pseudonym “A Lady”?
    A. Jane Austen (Sense and Sensibility)

  6. Q. Bovine spongiform encephalopathy hit the headlines in the 1990’s.  By what name is it commonly known?
    A. Mad Cow Disease

  7. Q. Samuel Clemens is better known under his pen name, which is...?
    A. Mark Twain

  8. Q. Francisco Scaramanga was known as what in the eponymous James Bond book and film?
    A. The Man with the Golden Gun

  9. Q. 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue is better known as what?
    A. The White House

  10. Q. Sir Percy Blakeney’s alter ego was which elusive character?
    A. The Scarlet Pimpernel

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