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General Knowledge Quiz #74

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In which novel is the term ''elil'' used for enemy?

  • Watership Down
  • Don Quixote
  • Tom Jones
  • Gulliver's Travels

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The Bledisloe Cup is contested in Rugby Union between which two nations?

  • Fiji and Kiribati
  • Australia and New Zealand
  • Ireland and Scotland
  • United States of America and France

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Who played detective Virgil Tibbs in the 1967 film ''In the Heat of the Night''?

  • Rod Steiger
  • Warren Oates
  • Lee Grants
  • Sidney Poitier

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During which year did the UK television series ''Emmerdale Farm'' change its title to ''Emmerdale''?

  • 1989
  • 1991
  • 1994
  • 1998

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Who wrote the poem ''The Ballad of Reading Gaol''?

  • Oscar Wilde
  • Walt Whitman
  • Robert Frost
  • John Donne

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Ancient Greek statesman Demosthenes used to practice his speaking, to cure his speech impediment, by placing what in his mouth?

  • Pebbles
  • Lizards
  • Worms
  • Wood

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Which circle of latitude divides the Earth’s Southern and Northern Hemispheres?

  • Arctic Circle
  • The Equator
  • Tropic of Cancer
  • Tropic of Capricorn

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In which European country is Lake Pielinen?

  • Finland
  • Russia
  • Latvia
  • Estonia

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‘Gramen’ is the Latin name for which plant?

  • Rose
  • Grass
  • Wheat
  • Corn

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Cut, colour, clarity and carat are all considered when purchasing what?

  • Diamonds
  • Amber
  • Gold
  • Silver

 

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