Burns Night Quiz
This complete pub quiz pack features 7 high quality rounds with a Scottish theme, and so should prove particularly useful for quizzes run on or around Burns night (January 25th) or could even be included as part of a Burns supper.
Round 1: Handout Round - Guess Who
This picture rounds features 10 photos of famous Scots for teams to try to identify.
Round 2: Entertainment
10 questions on TV, films and music with a Scottish theme.
Round 3: Robert Burns
10 questions themed around Robert Burns and his works.
Round 4: Connections
7 general knowledge questions followed by a final question (worth 3 points) asking for a Scotland related connection between the first 7 answers.
Round 5: History
10 questions on the subject of history, all with a Scottish theme.
Round 6: Initial Letter Link
10 questions on the general theme of Scotland, where the initial letters of the first 9 answers can be rearranged to spell the answer to the 10th question.
Round 7: Stick Or Twist
The final round, in which teams are faced with an option to gamble or play safe. This features 5 questions on the theme of Scotland where question 1 is worth 1 point, question 2 is worth 2 points and so on, and where teams can choose to "stick" and stop answering questions in this round at any point. The reason they may want to do this is because if they put down a wrong answer then they automatically score 0 for this round!
The quiz is made up of 4 separate files as follows...
First of all there is a specially designed 2 page answer sheet, which is to be printed out and distributed to each team at the start of the quiz for them to write their answers on as you read out questions. This also features a round by round scoresheet to make it easy to see how each team has performed after all the answers have been marked at the end of the quiz.
Secondly, there is the handout round, which again is to be printed out and distributed to each team at the start of the quiz for them to work on straight away, and carry on working on throughout the quiz and during any breaks you have.
Next there is a 4 page sheet featuring all the questions in rounds 2 to 7 for you to read out during the quiz, along with all the answers to these plus the answers to the handout round to be used at the end of the quiz to mark everyone's answers. This also features 2 Scotland themed tie-break questions to be used at the end of your quiz if two or more teams end up with the same score.
Finally, there is a 4 page sheet featuring detailed round by round instructions and notes, plus general advice and recommendations on running the quiz.
If you buy this quiz, we will give you access to pdf files you can download. These will contain all of the material described above. You probably already have everything you need to access and use these rounds in your quiz, but you might want to check our requirements page to make sure.
Note: This product was added to our site in January 2010.
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