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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 57

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Which famous pop duo originally went under the name of 'Tom and Jerry'?

  • Simon & Garfunkel
  • Hall & Oates
  • Milli Vanilli
  • PJ & Duncan

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What widely used product was first demonstrated at Merstham Quarry, Surrey in 1867?

  • Light Bulb
  • Electricity
  • Television
  • Dynamite

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Buenos Aires is located on an estuary of which river?

  • Parana River
  • River Plate
  • River Amazon
  • Orinoco River

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Which paste derives its name from the Italian for 'pounded'?

  • Gentleman's Relish
  • Harissa
  • Pesto
  • Achiote

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Under what pseudonym did Dr Brooke Magnanti publish her book 'Diary of a Call-Girl'?

  • Belle de Jour
  • Dame de la Nuit
  • Vous Sentez Comme le Boeuf et le Fromage
  • Soup du Jour

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What was the occupation of Olympic & World Champion skater Christopher Dean before he turned professional?

  • Car Salesman
  • Policeman
  • Actor
  • Waitress

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In which 1976 movie directed by Martin Scorsese did Robert De Niro play the character 'Travis Bickle'?

  • Bus Driver
  • Train Driver
  • Taxi Driver
  • Minnie Driver

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What is the only surname to be shared by an American President and a British Prime Minister?

  • Perceval
  • Harrison
  • Wilson
  • Taylor

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Marilyn Monroe was born & died in the same American City - Which one?

  • New York
  • Atlanta
  • Los Angeles
  • San Francisco

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Which operatic character dies at the hand of the soldier 'Don Jose'?

  • Tosca
  • Dido
  • Mimi
  • Carmen

 

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