General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost

General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost Your Brain A brilliant quiz book for clever kids put your general knowledge to the test and boggle your family and friends with your brainpower Can you name the longest river in Europe Do you know your skull from your sternum Can you identify an archaeopteryx and an allosaurus Can you recognise the flags of India and Italy You can Then what are you waiting for Open the pages of General Knowledge Genius to find out what you know, and challenge yourself to learn even With thantopics, from across the encyclopedia, there s something for everyone The pages are packed with eye popping pictures but do you know what they show To help you, Test Yourself panels list what you re looking for With three levels of difficulty, the challenge gets harder as you work your way from Starter, to Challenger, and finally the truly tricky Genius category If you need it, there s a fun fact with every picture to give a helpful clueTake on the General Knowledge Genius brain busting challenge Quizzing is ultra popular in the UK It has even become a viable job these days with quizzing professionals on TV shows such as Eggheads and The Chase This book is perhaps tapping in to the love of quizzing in this country as it presents itself as a quiz encyclopedia.Inside the book are lots of fun facts and a number of picture quizzes What is interesting about the quizzes is that you are not told the answers in the preceding text, so it is not a read and then remember type of quiz The an Quizzing is ultra popular in the UK It has even become a viable job these days with quizzing professionals on TV shows such as Eggheads and The Chase This book is perhaps tapping in to the love of quizzing in this country as it presents itself as a quiz encyclopedia.Inside the book are lots of fun facts and a number of picture quizzes What is interesting about the quizzes is that you are not told the answers in the preceding text, so it is not a read and then remember type of quiz The answers are presented on the page in a box split into three sections starter, challenger and genius and then you need to assign the answers to the pictures Not gifting the answers beforehand potentially leads to learning outside of the book, which is good.The book is not all quizzes It also has some top up pages with some fun facts and learning bits and pieces on them The content is spread across five chapters 1 Science Geek, 2 Nature know it all, 3 Geography genius, 4 History buff and 5 Culture vulture with topics starting with space Milky Way Our home galaxy contains between 200 and 400 billion stars and ending with sports and games.The book is presented very well in full colour Each of the bits of text is bitesize and whilst the text is simplified so children can read it, the quizzes are not dumbed down and are suitable for adults as well as children Some quizzes are easier than others e.g shapes quiz was easier than wonders of the world quiz where the starter answers were Uluru, Perito Moreno Glacier, Great Blue Hole, Momument Valley and Mount Roraima , and some quizzes will be preferred to others For example my wife won t do the snakes quiz as she hates looking at snakes, but also certain topics may appeal over others, indeed the introduction recognises this and encourages users to start with one that you know all about then move on to something new and also possibly some quizzes are just better made than others.All in all then a well presented quiz book that encourages general knowledge learning wider than just that in the book A fun and very attractively presented book It contains a wide variety of picture quizzes on many different topics Each quiz has around 12 30 pictures which you match with the answers which are arranged into 3 levels of difficulty Each picture also has additional information about the item which is a fun way of learningabout the topic as well as providing additional clues for the quiz For an extra challenge you can try to do the quiz without reading the extra information There are al A fun and very attractively presented book It contains a wide variety of picture quizzes on many different topics Each quiz has around 12 30 pictures which you match with the answers which are arranged into 3 levels of difficulty Each picture also has additional information about the item which is a fun way of learningabout the topic as well as providing additional clues for the quiz For an extra challenge you can try to do the quiz without reading the extra information There are also some introductory pages on wider topics to help set the scene.Overall it s a fun and engaging non fiction family book

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