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General Knowledge Trivia Quiz 7

Here's the place to find true general knowledge trivia. 30 Questions.

 
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Which 1957 Treaty created the European Economic Community?

  • Brussels
  • Madrid
  • Paris
  • Rome

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Who shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald?

  • Jack Diamond
  • Jack Jade
  • Jack Opal
  • Jack Ruby

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What is the fictional seaside resort where the BBC's "Dad's Army" was set?

  • Crinkley Bottom
  • Royston Vasey
  • Walmington On Sea
  • Weatherfield

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Which dinosaur's name means "roof lizard"?

  • Pteradactyl
  • Stegosaurus
  • Triceratops
  • Tyrannosaurus

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Who developed the scale for measuring the power of an earthquake?

  • Richter Ewing
  • Richter Gray
  • Charles Richter
  • James Richter

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What is the location of London's National Gallery?

  • Grosvenor Square
  • Leicester Square
  • Sloane Square
  • Trafalgar Square

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What form of water is the most prevalent in oil refinery processing?

  • Liquid water
  • Steam
  • Heavy water
  • Ice

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What was the first name of the philosopher Heidegger?

  • Marcel
  • Martin
  • Miles
  • Monty

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This mineral is the most common on Earth.What is its name?

  • Quartz
  • Topaz
  • Citrine
  • Corundum

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In which US state is Palomar Observatory?

  • California
  • Montana
  • Oregon
  • Utah

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Which capital city is at the confluence of the White Nile and the Blue Nile?

  • Addis Ababa
  • Kampala
  • Khartoum
  • Cairo

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In which part of the world did Buddhism first come into being?

  • Japan
  • North East India
  • South America
  • West Africa

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A proton has what electrical charge?

  • No charge
  • Positive charge
  • Negative charge
  • Either a positive or negative charge

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In which year did Hitler's Germany annexe Austria?

  • 1930
  • 1933
  • 1936
  • 1938

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Which of these novels is by Evelyn Waugh?

  • The Shining
  • Tess of the D'Urbervilles
  • A Brief History of Time
  • Brideshead Revisited

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Betsy Ross was a figure in the history of the USA in what century?

  • 19th
  • 18th
  • 20th
  • 17th

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Which volcano buried the Italian city of Pompeii?

  • Vesuvius
  • Etna
  • Krakatoa
  • Ruapehu

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Which car manufacturer produces a model called the "Vanquish"?

  • Lotus
  • Ferrari
  • Aston Martin
  • Vauxhall

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In total, how many moons do the 4 planets closest to the sun have?

  • 10
  • 1
  • 12
  • 3

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Which Greek God is the equivalent of the Roman God Neptune?

  • Pluto
  • Apollo
  • Poseidon
  • Eros

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What is the nickname of the flag of the USA?

  • Old Glory
  • Old Man
  • Old Dutch
  • Old Trafford

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Benjamin Franklin founded America's first what in Philadelphia in 1736?

  • Fire-fighting company
  • Library
  • University
  • Stove factory

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What numbers are on the two orange pool balls?

  • 5 and 13
  • 1 and 9
  • 3 and 11
  • 6 and 14

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What is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Armenia?

  • .aa
  • .ar
  • .am
  • .ai

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How did Lord Darnley, the father of James I of Great Britain, die on 10 February 1567?

  • He was eaten alive by rats
  • He was blown up and killed
  • He was executed for treason
  • He was pushed of the cliffs near Dover

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What is the highest mountain on the continent of Australia?

  • Uluru (Ayers Rock)
  • Mount Augustus
  • Kilimanjaro
  • Kosciusko

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In what year did competiion for the Davis Cup begin?

  • 1920
  • 1950
  • 1970
  • 1900

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Which of these is the most expensive property on a British / US monopoly board?

  • Piccadilly / Marvin Gardens
  • Mayfair / Boardwalk
  • Pall Mall / St. Charles Place
  • Pentonville Road / Connecticut Avenue

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Which of these mountain ranges is not found in New Guinea?

  • Owen Stanley Ranges
  • Nassau Range
  • Musgrave Ranges
  • Bismarck Ranges

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Which constellation lies between the Centaur's foot and the Southern ecliptic pole?

  • Aquarius
  • Orion
  • Chamaeleon
  • Capricorn

 

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