Zurich Daily Quiz #289

Qwizzeria is a Zurich-based quiz company that hosts pub quizzes, online quizzes, and corporate events. If you are interested in pub quizzes and other quiz events, keep checking the Qwizzeria website or the social media channels of Qwizzeria.

For more Qwizzeria daily quizzes – click here

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram and Facebook and YT


1. Doctor Sleep is a 2013 Stephen King horror novel adapted into a 2019 movie. It happens to be the sequel to which 1977 King’s novel (also adapted into a film)?

2. Following the Egyptian campaign between 1798 and 1801, Napoléon appointed Dominique Vivant Denon as which museum’s first director?

3. Though records suggest his head was clean-shaven, which religious leader’s head consists of 108 snails, with snails metaphorically represents the 108 afflictions humans must guard against?

4. This word comes from the name of a Venetian coin used to buy early Italian newspapers, which eventually became a name for the newspapers. The word was also loaned to the English language to describe a newspaper. What word?

5. At the turn of the 20th century, who designed a ‘World wireless System’ that would allow for “the transmission of electric energy without wires” on a global scale? (PICTURE)


Leave a Reply