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A mix of general knowledge questions. 12 Questions.

 
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1

A tune by Englishman John Stafford Smith is used in which of these national anthems?

  • Advance Australia Fair
  • La Marseillaise
  • The Star Spangled Banner
  • O Canada

2

What is a 'narwhal'?

  • A type of Indian bread
  • A small whale
  • A Masai house
  • A Jewish funeral chant

3

How many football teams compete in the English Premier League?

  • 14
  • 16
  • 18
  • 20

4

In which English county is the 'Cheddar Gorge'?

  • Cornwall
  • Devon
  • Dorset
  • Somerset

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Pictured is the UK Secretary of State for Defence - what is his name?

  • Owen Paterson
  • Philip Hammond
  • Michael Gove
  • Danny Alexander

6

American actress Carole Lombard died in an air crash in 1942 - who was her husband at the time of her death?

  • Spencer Tracy
  • Clark Gable
  • Tyrone Power
  • Gary Cooper

7

In all Olympic archery rounds, how far is the target from the archer?

  • 100m
  • 90m
  • 80m
  • 70m

8

Which of these films is NOT set in New York?

  • Three Days of the Condor
  • Dressed to Kill
  • Saturday Night Fever
  • Chinatown

9

In the 1960s which country pioneered the use of ultrasound in foetal development (baby scans)?

  • Scotland
  • France
  • Iceland
  • Italy

10

Which is the oldest capital city in the Americas?

  • Ottawa
  • Brasilia
  • Mexico City
  • San Jose

11

What is a 'canis lupus'?

  • Hyena
  • Wolf
  • Fox
  • Coyote

12

In which country will the 2014 Commonwealth Games be held?

  • Nigeria
  • Singapore
  • Scotland
  • New Zealand

 

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