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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 144

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Which mixed drink (popular at parties) takes its name from the Hindi or Sanskrit word for 'five'?

  • Gimlet
  • Shandy
  • Mojito
  • Punch

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Which group of medieval people traditionally wore the emblem of a cockleshell in their hats?

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  • Quakers
  • Camisards
  • Pilgrims
  • Amish

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The supermodel Jodie Kidd represented England at which sport?

  • Badminton
  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • Polo

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In 2012 - In which country were six scientists convicted of manslaughter for failing to predict an earthquake?

  • Iran
  • China
  • Italy
  • Indonesia

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Which country banned the use of the word 'Hashtag' in February 2013?

  • # Italy
  • # Finland
  • # France
  • # Germany

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Under whose leadership did the RMT become one of Britain's fastest growing Trade Unions between 2002 & 2008?

  • Barry Thrush
  • Bob Crowe
  • Billy Finch
  • Basil Turkey

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Who first recorded this song in 1964?

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  • The Marvelettes
  • Diana Ross & The Supremes
  • Martha and the Vandellas
  • Gladys Knight & the Pips

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In The Goodies TV series a martial art form known as 'Eckythump' was practised using which foodstuff as a weapon?

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  • Bread Stick
  • Cucumber
  • Cumberland Sausage
  • Black Pudding

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First published in 1929 - For which character is Belgian George Remi best known?

  • Felix the Cat
  • Tintin
  • Hercule Poirot
  • Dr. Evil

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Who recorded the album 'Grace' in 1994 & drowned in the Mississippi River in 1997?

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  • Johnny Cash
  • Jedward
  • Michael Hutchence
  • Jeff Buckley

 

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