The World's Most Difficult Quiz: The King William's College General Knowledge Papers

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For 50 years Guardian readers have been stumped by the fiendishly difficult General Knowledge Paper set annually at Christmas for the pupils of King William's College, on the Isle of Man. Here, for the first time, is a compendium of the GKP questions and answers from 1981 to 2010 with a special bespoke set of questions compiled for the book by quizmaster Dr Pat Cullen. Guaranteed to challenge even the most ardent enthusiast, this book can genuinely claim to contain the world's most difficult quiz. **Answers to ...

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Overview

For 50 years Guardian readers have been stumped by the fiendishly difficult General Knowledge Paper set annually at Christmas for the pupils of King William's College, on the Isle of Man. Here, for the first time, is a compendium of the GKP questions and answers from 1981 to 2010 with a special bespoke set of questions compiled for the book by quizmaster Dr Pat Cullen. Guaranteed to challenge even the most ardent enthusiast, this book can genuinely claim to contain the world's most difficult quiz. **Answers to bespoke set of questions published 1st July, 2012. Please email lup@liv.ac.uk to request a copy.**

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Editorial Reviews

Guardian
“Arguably the most difficult set of questions in the world.”
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781846316951
  • Publisher: Liverpool University Press
  • Publication date: 11/15/2011
  • Pages: 318
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr Pat Cullen has set the King William's College General Knowledge Papers since 1997.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgement Introduction Questions: 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010 Answers A Bespoke General Knowledge Paper

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