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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 79

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(In measurement) Which Greek letter is applied to the prefix micro- (equal to 10-6)?

  • Pp
  • Nv
  • Kk
  • Mu

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In the computer imaging abbreviation 'JPEG' for what does the 'J' stand?

  • Joint
  • Japan
  • Jeux
  • Juicy

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Which William Shakespeare play includes the characters Petruchio & Bianca & is principally set in Padua?

  • Cymbeline
  • The Taming of the Shrew
  • Measure for Measure
  • The Comedy of Errors

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Which Puccini opera includes 'The Humming Chorus'?

  • La Bohème
  • Tosca
  • Madama Butterfly
  • Turandot

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What is the flavouring of the Italian liqueur Amaretto?

  • Cherry
  • Orange
  • Lemon
  • Almond

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After which explorer is the international airport at Venice named?

  • Christopher Columbus
  • Amerigo Vespucci
  • Marco Polo
  • Gennaro Contaldo

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What is the main ingredient of the refreshing Indian dish 'Raita'?

  • Chickpeas
  • Yoghurt
  • Anchovies
  • Tomatoes

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Only two out of twelve countries in mainland South America fail to share a land border with Brazil - Ecuador is one but what is the other?

  • Chile
  • Argentina
  • Peru
  • Colombia

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What does someone with 'ophthalmophobia' fear?

  • Fava Beans and a Nice Chianti
  • Masks
  • Being stared at
  • Tommy Cooper enthusiasts

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Dodger, Oxford & Cobalt are shades of which colour?

  • Red
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Blue

 

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