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Praggy’s Friday Challenge Quiz (12)

A few general knowledge questions to challenge the 'Little Grey Cells', but no Flags! 10 Questions.

 
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"Entada Scandens" has the world's longest-known stems growing to 140m. To which family of vegetable does it belong?

  • Brassicas
  • Beans
  • Roots
  • Gourds

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Dinosaurs appear to have become extinct as a result of what?

  • A viral infection
  • A volcanic eruption
  • A climate change resulting from solar activity
  • A meteor impact

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What is the name given to the active volcano located in Sicily?

  • Mount Etna
  • Stromboli
  • Mount Vesuvius
  • Ischia

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In the film "Shrek", what is the name of Shrek's wife?

  • Princess Freda
  • Princess Violet
  • Princess Fiona
  • Princess Leah

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Of which country was General Franco a dictator?

  • Portugal
  • Cuba
  • Brazil
  • Spain

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Which of the following is a genuine reality show?

  • Dorset Shore
  • Jersey Shore
  • Yorky Shore
  • Guernsey Shore

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Who in 1450 invented movable type, thus revolutionising printing?

  • William Caxton
  • John Baskerville
  • Johannes Gutenberg
  • Frederick Koenig

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Who was the youngest world heavyweight boxing champion?

  • Mike Tyson
  • Frank Bruno
  • Joe Bugner
  • Muhammed Ali

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Which pottery form takes its name from the Italian for "baked earth"?

  • Porcelain
  • Terracotta
  • Bisque
  • Earthenware

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How many standard wine bottles make up a Jeroboam?

  • Eight
  • Six
  • Four
  • Two

 

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