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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 59

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Amstel Beer is a subsidiary of which brewery company?

  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Heineken
  • Carlsberg
  • Molson Coors

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Which 19th-century British/Irish land league agent's name has come to mean 'a refusal to do business with another party'?

  • Boycott
  • Ostracise
  • Spurn
  • Debar

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The view from which U.S mountain inspired Katharine Lee Bates to write the poem 'America the Beautiful'?

  • Mt. McKinley
  • Mt. Whitney
  • Mt. Elbert
  • Pikes Peak

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Which literary character takes his name from the Latin for 'nobody'?

  • Tintin
  • Fagin
  • Nemo
  • Dunbar

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What type of creature is a 'Gharial'?

  • Ape
  • Cat
  • Crocodile
  • Dog

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Which English astronomer published 'Synopsis Astronomia Cometicae' in 1705?

  • Edmond Halley
  • Martin Ryle
  • Christopher Wren
  • Patrick Moore

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Chris Lowe & Neil Tennant formed which British electronic music act?

  • Erasure
  • Depeche Mode
  • Pet Shop Boys
  • Soft Cell

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Which U.S doctor was convicted of complicity in Abraham Lincoln's assassination?

  • Dr. Samuel Kidd
  • Dr. Samuel Wallow
  • Dr. Samuel Wave
  • Dr. Samuel Mudd

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Which Christian festival celebrates the Purification of the Virgin Mary?

  • Whitsun
  • Candlemas
  • Pentecost
  • Lent

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The signature dish of which celebrity English chef (owner of The Fat Duck) is snail porridge?

  • Heston Blumenthal
  • Marcus Wareing
  • Tom Kerridge
  • Jason Atherton

 

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