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Random Knowledge #1

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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 Embassy was the scene of the 1980 Special Air Service raid in South Kensington, London?

  • French
  • Iranian
  • Iraqi
  • Jordanian

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Which author wrote "Brave New World"?

  • Aldous Huxley
  • D.H.Lawrence
  • Graham Greene
  • Thomas Hardy

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Who composed "The Nutcracker"?

  • Beethoven
  • Handel
  • Mozart
  • Tchaikovsky

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Which dinosaur's name means "roof lizard"?

  • Pteradactyl
  • Stegosaurus
  • Triceratops
  • Tyrannosaurus

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Which football club moved to Milton Keynes to eventually form "MK Dons"?

  • Gloucester United FC
  • St. Leonards FC
  • Telford United FC
  • Wimbledon FC

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Which lager is "Probably the best lager in the world…"?

  • Carling
  • Carlsberg
  • Grolsch
  • Stella Artois

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Blue Mountain Coffee comes from where?

  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya

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Which colour is not represented on the Mexican flag?

  • Green
  • Red
  • White
  • Yellow

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What is a "skink"?

  • Chocolate bar
  • Lizard
  • Small river
  • Tree

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The ulna is a long bone in which part of the body?

  • Arm
  • Ear
  • Leg
  • Neck

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Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork, and Davy Jones were members of which band?

  • The Animals
  • The Beatles
  • The Buggles
  • The Monkees

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Which steam locomotive carries the number "4472"?

  • Duchess of Sutherland
  • Evening Star
  • Flying Scotsman
  • Mallard

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Digitalis is a plant commonly known as what?

  • Campanula
  • Delphinium
  • Foxglove
  • Penstemon

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What is Lapsang souchong?

  • A breed of dog
  • A language
  • A mountain range
  • A type of tea

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Which retailer is a favourite of Edina and Patsy in "Absolutely Fabulous"?

  • Harrods
  • Harvey Nichols
  • John Lewis
  • Selfridges

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In which city is the DVLA based?

  • Sheffield
  • Southampton
  • Southport
  • Swansea

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What does the CIA stand for?

  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • Covert International Assassins
  • Crime In Action
  • Criminal Investigation Association

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Which Premiership football club plays home matches at the DW Stadium?

  • Bolton Wanderers
  • Portsmouth
  • Reading
  • Wigan Athletic

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A string quartet normally includes how many violins?

  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four

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In Roman mythology, who was the father of Romulus and Remus?

  • Mercury
  • Mars
  • Jupiter
  • Neptune

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The mongo was once a unit of currency in which country?

  • Indonesia
  • Mongolia
  • Nepal
  • Tibet

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In which English county is the port of Watchet?

  • Cornwall
  • Cumbria
  • Northumberland
  • Somerset

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The dessert dish tiramisu originated in which country?

  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Portugal
  • Vietnam

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Who played the character Vin in the 1960 western "The Magnificent Seven"?

  • Charles Bronson
  • Yul Brynner
  • James Coburn
  • Steve McQueen

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The Peterloo Massacre took place in 1819 in which English city?

  • Birmingham
  • Liverpool
  • London
  • Manchester

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How many red boxes feature in the TV game show "Deal or No Deal"?

  • 20
  • 22
  • 24
  • 25

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Mrs. Gamp is a character in which Charles Dickens novel?

  • Bleak House
  • Martin Chuzzlewit
  • David Copperfield
  • Oliver Twist

 

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