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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 52

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What name is given to the dividing line between the illuminated & the unilluminated sides of the moon?

  • Red Shift
  • Penumbra
  • Ivex
  • Terminator

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(For its size) Which Irish river is the fastest flowing river in Europe?

  • River Shannon
  • River Foyle
  • River Lagan
  • River Liffey

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Which Italian artist painted 'Madonna with the Goldfinch' in 1506?

  • Titian
  • Canaletto
  • Raphael
  • Botticelli

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The 17th century English poet 'John A. Suckling' invented which card game?

  • Strip Poker
  • Cribbage
  • Whist
  • Gin Rummy

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'Roesti' is a traditional Swiss dish comprising what vegetable?

  • Potato
  • Swede
  • Turnip
  • Onion

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'Godfrey de Bouillon' became the first king of where in 1099?

  • Damascus
  • Mecca
  • Jerusalem
  • Judea

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The 'Ariary' replaced the Franc as the official currency of which African country on 1 January 2005?

  • Rwanda
  • Niger
  • Madagascar
  • Cameroon

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What name is given to a large cask especially one holding 63 gallons?

  • Barrel
  • Firkin
  • Tun
  • Hogshead

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Robinsons Barley Water was developed in 1934 specifically for which sporting event?

  • The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships
  • The All England Badminton Championships
  • The British Open Golf Championship
  • The FA (Football Association) Cup Final

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The 'Burrard Inlet' forms the port area of which Canadian city?

  • Calgary
  • Ottawa
  • Toronto
  • Vancouver

 

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