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How Clever Are You?

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What is the largest lake in Africa?

  • Lake Malawi
  • Lake Victoria
  • Lake George
  • Lake Tangynyika

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Who invented the steam hammer in around 1837?

  • James Nasmyth
  • George Stephenson
  • James Hargreaves
  • Joseph Whitworth

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What nationality was the comic actor Sid James [1913-1976]?

  • English
  • Australian
  • Canadian
  • South African

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Where would you have once found the Old Billingsgate Fish market?

  • Hull
  • Grimsby
  • London
  • Fleetwood

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In 1948 Ealing Studios shot a film on the Scottish island of Barra about a ship that is wrecked on the island's rocks - what was it's cargo?

  • Food
  • Spirits
  • Clothing
  • Money

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The Empire State Building was once the tallest building in the World but when was it built?

  • 1921
  • 1931
  • 1941
  • 1951

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A male freshwater crocodile at the Australia Zoo is estimated to be how old?

  • 70 yrs
  • 90 yrs
  • 100 yrs
  • 130 yrs

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When was the Battle of Agincourt?

  • 1315
  • 1415
  • 1515
  • 1615

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What is a Wheeltapper?

  • Mechanic
  • Blacksmith
  • Railway Worker
  • Steel Engineer

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Where would you find the Amak Volcano?

  • Egypt
  • Alaska
  • Norway
  • Portugal

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Where would you find the World's longest tunnel [in use]?

  • England
  • USA
  • France
  • China

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The American actor James Dean was killed whilst driving his sports car in 1955 - What make of car was he driving?

  • Jaguar
  • Pontiac
  • Ferrari
  • Porsche

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What was the World's first regular passenger helicopter service started in 1950?

  • New York Air Service
  • Welsh Air Service
  • London Air Service
  • Paris Air Service

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Who killed John Lennon in December 1980?

  • David Mark Chapman
  • Barry David Chapman
  • Michael David Chapman
  • Mark David Chapman

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What is the second largest planet in the Solar System?

  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Venus
  • Mars

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Who wrote The Prophet in 1923?

  • Mikhail Naimy
  • Khalil Gibran
  • Ameen Rihani
  • Elia Abu Madi

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What make of vehicle is this?

  • Jeep
  • Mini Moke
  • Austin Champ
  • DKW

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What does the initial S represent in the artist's name L.S.Lowry?

  • Stuart
  • Simon
  • Stephen
  • Stanley

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On what continent would you find a Black Mamba?

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australia
  • South America

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When was Queen Victoria born?

  • 1819
  • 1820
  • 1821
  • 1822

 

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