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General Knowledgeism II.

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Which U.S President made the first phone call to the moon?

  • Jimmy Carter
  • Gerald Ford
  • Richard Nixon
  • Ronald Reagan

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Which female succeeded John Prescott as Deputy Leader of the British Labour Party in June 2007?

  • Diane Abbott
  • Harriet Harman
  • Jacqui Smith
  • Hazel Blears

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What is thought to be Britain's oldest named cheese?

  • Cheshire Cheese
  • Dorset Blue Vinney Cheese
  • Stilton Cheese
  • Coquetdale Cheese

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Which German physicist is generally regarded as the founder of the quantum theory?

  • Albert Einstein
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • Niels Bohr
  • Max Planck

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The 'EGX 30' index is the name of which country's stock market?

  • Estonia
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Egypt

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Which English philosopher & scientist famously died of pneumonia contracted while studying the effects of freezing on the preservation of meat?

  • Robert Boyle
  • Michael Faraday
  • Francis Bacon
  • Robert Hooke

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The Derrick (a simple jib crane) is named after a celebrated hangman of the reign which English monarch?

  • Henry VIII
  • Mary I
  • Elizabeth I
  • Charles I

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Sant Francesc Xavier is the capital of which Balearic island?

  • Formentera
  • Minorca
  • Majorca
  • Ibiza

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What word describes the process of forcing liquid into the strata to split them & prevent them from closing?

  • Fracking
  • Flagging
  • Fragging
  • Fettling

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Which world famous distillery is in Lynchburg, Tennessee, USA?

  • Jim Beam
  • Arrow
  • Southern Comfort
  • Jack Daniels

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How many member states are there currently in the European Union?

  • 15
  • 21
  • 27
  • 47

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Tarbe & Pau airports serve which French town?

  • Calais
  • Cannes
  • Dijon
  • Lourdes

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Which of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland is called 'The Navigator' 'The Voyager' or 'The Bold'?

  • Saint Wogan of Broadcasting House
  • Saint Senan of Iniscathay
  • Saint Columba of Terryglass
  • Saint Brendan of Clonfert

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'Al Jazeera' satellite television is based in which Middle East country?

  • Qatar
  • Syria
  • Egypt
  • Yemen

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What is the national bird of England & Ireland?

  • Wren
  • Robin
  • Song Thrush
  • Accentor

 

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