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General Knowledge Quiz # 229

There are many things people should know - here are a few , you should also be able to re call , better check what you know! 10 Questions.

 
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Chlorophobia is the irrational fear of which colour?

  • Green
  • Brown
  • Red
  • Blue

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Which 19th Century figure was known as ''The Lady With the Lamp''?

  • Julian North
  • Jane Darcy
  • Marie Curie Sklodowska
  • Florence Nightingale

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In zoology, if something is squamous, it is covered with or characterised by what?

  • Tattoos
  • Television
  • Scales
  • Mushrooms

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What was the middle name of former British Prime Minister William Gladstone?

  • Ewart
  • George
  • Harold
  • Terry

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Which French airport is also known as Roissy Airport?

  • Orly Airport
  • Beauvais Tille International Airport
  • Paris Charles De Gaulle Airpot
  • Paris Le Bourget Airport

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House, Hogline, Hacks and Button are all terms used in which sport?

  • Curling
  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Tennis

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Which British singer released an eight CD box set in 2008 entitled ''And They Said It Wouldn't Last (My 50 Years in Music)''?

  • Laura Marling
  • Petula Clark
  • Olly Murs
  • Cliff Richard

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Which spirit is traditionally used to make a Bronx Cocktail?

  • Gin
  • Vodka
  • Brandy
  • Cider

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Former US President Ronald Regan's ''Strategic Defence Initiative'', space based systems to protect the USA from attack by nuclear missiles, was known in the media by what nickname?

  • Star Wars
  • Moon
  • Drone Purel
  • Ghost

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In most constellations, which letter of the Greek alphabet was designated by German astronomer Johann Bayer to the brightest star?

  • Alpha
  • Gamma
  • Beta
  • Lambda

 

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