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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 71

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Which Scottish King was the first in the House of Stewart dynasty?

  • King James I
  • King Kenneth II
  • King Robert II
  • King Macbeth

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Proxima Centauri (the nearest known star to our Sun) is classified as what type of star?

  • Yellow Dwarf
  • Red Dwarf
  • Blue Giant
  • Red Giant

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Which type of creature is a 'cassowary'?

  • Bird
  • Fish
  • Amphibian
  • Reptile

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Golf - Who was the U.S team captain at the 2012 Ryder Cup?

  • Tom Watson
  • Jack Nicklaus
  • Davis Love III
  • Justin Leonard

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Which Shakespearean character said 'But Screw your courage to the sticking-place and we'll not fail'?

  • Ophelia
  • Gertrude
  • Portia
  • Lady Macbeth

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Which Scottish band took its name from the lead character in the movie Paris Texas?

  • Travis
  • Mogwai
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Franz Ferdinand

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From which language does the word 'ghetto' originate?

  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

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Which British comedian had a top 40 novelty hit in 1961 with 'Don't Jump off the Roof Dad'?

  • Eric Morecambe
  • Jimmy Tarbuck
  • Tommy Cooper
  • Ken Dodd

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In which book (first published in 1961) would you find the character 'Milo Minderbinder'?

  • Valley of the Dolls
  • Catch-22
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

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What is the more common name for the condition 'Circadian Dysrhythmia'?

  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Hiccups
  • Palpitations
  • Jet-Lag

 

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