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GK Marathon (part 2) Quiz

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1

What kind of dogs are 'Lakelands', 'Airedales' and 'Sealyhams'?

  • Spaniels
  • Terriers
  • Hounds
  • Setters

2

Which metal is made from bauxite?

  • Aluminium
  • Steel
  • Iron
  • Tungsten

3

Which country used to be known as British Honduras?

  • Panama
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Belize

4

Which of these musical instruments is the longest?

  • Flute
  • Clarinet
  • Bassoon
  • Piccolo

5

Cricketer Ian Botham also played professional football, for which team?

  • Sunderland
  • Scunthorpe
  • Stoke
  • Sheffield United

6

What type of creature is a tarantula hawk?

  • Spider
  • Moth
  • Wasp
  • Beetle

7

Which pop star led the campaign to have Martin Luther King's birthday recognised as an American national holiday?

  • Stevie Wonder
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Marvin Gaye
  • Otis Redding

8

In Britain what do the initials H.M.S.O. stand for?

  • Her Majesty's Strategic Office
  • Her Majesty's Scottish Office
  • Her Majesty's Scientific Office
  • Her Majesty's Stationery Office

9

Which cast member played 'Mr Creosote' in the film 'Monty Python's Meaning Of Life'?

  • Eric Idle
  • Michael Palin
  • Graham Chapman
  • Terry Jones

10

The branches of which tree are depicted on the national flag of Cyprus?

  • Fig
  • Cypress
  • Olive
  • Pine

11

Where would you find thong-weed, dabberlocks and bootlace weed?

  • Seaside
  • Garden
  • Meadow
  • Forest

12

At the start of the 20th century what was the school leaving age in Britain?

  • 14
  • 11
  • 13
  • 12

13

In whch English county would you find the coastal resort of California?

  • Northumberland
  • Norfolk
  • Kent
  • Cornwall

 

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