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General Knowledge Extravaganza!

This fun quiz covers an extensive range of topics from head to toe! 30 Questions.

 
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What snack food comes in the shape of what mathematicians call 'hyperbolic paraboloids'?

  • Pretzels
  • Pringles
  • Pop-Tarts
  • Pop Rocks

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Which of the following is the name of this hip hop musician?

  • 3 Rocks
  • 4 Knives
  • 2 Pistols
  • 5 Chains

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Dying in 2013, English actor, Richard Griffiths starred in what fantasy film series?

  • Lord of the Rings
  • Twilight
  • The Hunger Games
  • Harry Potter

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This is the flag of which country?

  • Micronesia
  • Maldives
  • Marshall Islands
  • Moldova

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Which of the following is the correct spelling of a state in the United States?

  • Massachusets
  • Massachussets
  • Massachusetts
  • Massachusess

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Which of the following films was nominated for 11 Academy Awards but didn't win a single one?

  • Shawshank Redemption
  • War and Peace
  • The Godfather Part III
  • The Color Purple

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Aidan Heavey is famous for being the founder of what European oil company?

  • Tullow Oil
  • BP
  • Cairn Energy
  • Royal Dutch Shell

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The zipper was originally used for what?

  • Trousers
  • Gloves
  • Shoes
  • Hats

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Marapi is a what?

  • Waterfall in Argentina
  • Hill in New Zealand
  • Volcano in Indonesia
  • Cave in Mexico

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The controversial annual 'Baby Jumping Festival' is held in what country?

  • China
  • India
  • Italy
  • Spain

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Which of the following hands has the lowest rank in Poker?

  • Straight
  • Flush
  • One Pair
  • High Card

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The city of Enugu is located in what country?

  • Nigeria
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nicaragua

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L. Ron Hubbard was the founder of what controversial religion?

  • New Age
  • Rastafari
  • Scientology
  • Unitarian Universalism

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Gail Platt is a fictional character in what UK television series?

  • Emmerdale
  • Coronation Street
  • Doctor Who
  • Hollyoaks

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Put these novels in chronological order, based on the year that they were first published.

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  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • A Tale of Two Cities
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • The Great Gatsby

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Famed Russian poet, Osip Mandelstam, was arrested and exiled because of a poem he wrote making fun of what?

  • Lenin's baldness
  • Khrushchev's weight
  • Brezhnev's eyebrows
  • Stalin's moustache

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In Morse code, 5 dashes represents what number?

  • 0
  • 10
  • 100
  • 1000

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What is the term for three consecutive strikes in bowling?

  • Albatross
  • Birdie
  • Turkey
  • Parrot

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Which actress was born Joan Alexandra Molinsky?

  • Joan Jett
  • Joan Rivers
  • Joan Collins
  • Joan Allen

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What disease is referred to as the 'Royal Disease'?

  • Small Pox
  • Yellow Fever
  • Bubonic Plague
  • Hemophilia

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Maurice Garin was the fist winner of what sporting event?

  • Grand Prix de Paris
  • Tour de France
  • The French Open
  • Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

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Which of the following composers composed the most symphonies during his lifetime?

  • Brahms
  • Beethoven
  • Tchaikovsky
  • Mozart

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In Monopoly, what group of properties are landed on the most?

  • Railroads
  • Utilities
  • Reds
  • Oranges

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Which of the following countries was not one of the 12 original to adopt the Euro in 2002?

  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Ireland
  • Denmark

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How many kilograms of lunar material did the first humans on the Moon return to Earth?

  • 9.4 kg
  • 21.5 kg
  • 33.6 kg
  • 45.7 kg

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Which of these is not the nickname of one of the ghosts in the arcade game, 'Pac-man'?

  • Blinky
  • Pinky
  • Dinky
  • Clyde

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A 'Golden Jubilee' marks the celebration of how many years?

  • 25
  • 50
  • 75
  • 100

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Which King of France reigned only for 20 minutes?

  • Charles X
  • Napolean I
  • Louis XIX
  • Francis II

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Which famous painting's actual name is 'Arrangement in Grey and Black No.1'?

  • The Card Players
  • The Scream
  • Whistler's Mother
  • Starry Night

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Having over 1.5 billion views on YouTube, 'Gangnam Style' is sung by whom?

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  • T.O.P
  • Rain
  • PSY
  • G-Dragon

 

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