5 Questions: Liverpool (Beyond the Beatles)

1 of 5
At Liverpool, the mouth of the Mersey River opens up into what sea?
Irish Sea
North Sea
Baltic Sea
Celtic Sea
2 of 5
In 1829, what early locomotive (designed by George Stephenson) began travel on the Liverpool & Manchester Railroad?
The Puller
His Eminence
The Rocket
The Steam Queen
3 of 5
Using the pen name Geoffrey Crayon, what American author was living in Liverpool when he penned The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle?
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Edgar Allan Poe
Washington Irving
Robert Louis Stevenson
4 of 5
What "king of the one-liners" was born in Liverpool, England, in 1906?
Groucho Marx
Bob Hope
Henny Youngman
Don Rickles
5 of 5
In 1957, the Windscale plant just north of Liverpool made world headlines for:
a widespread strike
a massive fire
its innovative use of robots
a nuclear accident