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Custards' General Knowledge Quickie Quiz #16

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How are orca whales (or blackfish) commonly known?

  • Killer whales
  • Dolphins
  • Humpback whales
  • Minke whales

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In Rugby Union who is Wales' all-time leading try scorer with 58 tries?

  • Gareth Thomas
  • Shane Williams
  • Ieuan Evans
  • Colin Charvis

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Which work by the English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams, inspired by George Meredith's 122-line poem of the same name?

  • Riders To The Sea
  • Freebird
  • The Lark Ascending
  • The Wasps

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Who played Dorcas Lane in 'Lark Rise to Candleford'?

  • Claudie Blakley
  • Olivia Hallinan
  • Dawn French
  • Julia Sawalha

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Juila Sawalha's father, Nadim, appeared in which 2011 British comedy-drama film, is a sequel to the 1999 comedy 'East Is East'?

  • East for a Rest
  • East West
  • West is Best
  • West is West

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Who was the final chancellor of West Germany?

  • Willy Brandt
  • Helmut Kohl
  • Helmut Schmidt
  • Kurt Georg Kiesinger

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Which country produced the most coal in 2011?

  • Russia
  • India
  • China
  • United States

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"China in Your Hand" is a song by which British band , released from their album Bridge of Spies?

  • Go West
  • Kajagoogoo
  • Bananarama
  • T'Pau

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T'Pau was a Vulcan priestess in which 1960s sci-fi series?

  • Dr Who
  • Star Trek
  • The Twilight Zone
  • The Prisoner

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Who created the American science fiction entertainment franchise, Star Trek?

  • George Lucas
  • Gene Roddenberry
  • William Shatner
  • Leonard Nemoy

 

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