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Praggy's Friday Challenge Quiz 20

A few general knowledge questions to challenge the 'Little Grey Cells'. 10 Questions.

 
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Which of the following waste materials is a useful addition to garden compost?

  • Plastic
  • Cardboard
  • Bacon rind
  • Cling film

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Which physicist is credited with splitting the atom?

  • Sir Edward Appleton
  • Frits Zernike
  • Sir Joseph John Thomson
  • Sir Ernest Rutherford

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'Bridal Veil Falls' is the smallest of which famous waterfalls?

  • Niagara Falls
  • Victoria Falls
  • Angel Falls
  • Yosemite Falls

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Who played the part of 'Harry' in the 1989 film "When Harry Met Sally..."?

  • Tom Hanks
  • Brad Pitt
  • Billy Crystal
  • Tom Cruise

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The first cochlear ear implant was performed in 1978 in which city?

  • Johannesburg
  • London
  • New York
  • Melbourne

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In 'Friends' where did Dr Ross Geller work after qualifying as a palaeontologist?

  • Metropolitan Museum of Prehistoric History
  • New York Museum of Prehistoric History
  • Manhattan Museum of Prehistoric History
  • Queens Museum of Prehistoric History

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Which form of poetry is traditionally unrhymed, typically comprising ten syllables per line, stressing every second syllable?

  • Pantoum
  • Sonnet
  • Blank verse
  • Prose

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Which sport is associated with Constantino Rocca?

  • Golf
  • Cricket
  • Tennis
  • Football

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George Stubbs is best-known for his paintings of which animals?

  • Dogs
  • Horses
  • Sheep
  • Elephants

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Which alcoholic spirit is made from the agave plant?

  • Tequila
  • Absinth
  • Kirsch
  • Metaxa

 

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