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General Knowledge Quiz #9 Trivia quiz

Includes questions on authors, sport, history and more. 10 Questions.

 
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Which of the following is NOT a title in Stieg Larssen's 'Millennium' series of books?

  • The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
  • The Girl Who Played Dead
  • The Girl Who Played With Fire
  • The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest

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Which of these Scottish island groups is the most northerly?

  • Inner Hebrides
  • Orkney Islands
  • Outer Hebrides
  • Shetland Islands

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In golf, a score of two under par for a hole is an 'eagle'. What is a score of three under par for a hole called?

  • An albatross
  • A gannet
  • A puffin
  • A tern

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Who was the young English king allegedly murdered in 1483 by his uncle Richard III?

  • Richard II
  • William III
  • Henry IV
  • Edward V

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Who was the Roman goddess of hunting?

  • Diana
  • Flora
  • Minerva
  • Vesta

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In which year did Prince Charles marry Lady Diana Spencer?

  • 1979
  • 1981
  • 1983
  • 1985

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Which nursery rhyme naughty boy "kissed the girls' and made them cry"?

  • Georgie Porgie
  • Jack Spratt
  • Little Jack Horner
  • Tom, Tom the piper's son

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Who was awarded the best director Oscar at the 2013 Academy Awards?

  • Ang Lee
  • David O Russell
  • Michael Haneke
  • Stephen Spielberg

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Can you match the author to their fictional detective?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Inspector G Lestrade
  • Inspector Adam Dalgliesh
  • Inspector Alan Banks
  • Inspector Roderick Alleyn

Right

  • Ngaio March
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Peter Robinson
  • P D James

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Abyssinia is the former name of which African country?

  • Ethiopia
  • Somalia
  • Sudan
  • Uganda

 

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