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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 179

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Which city in ancient Mesopotamia was famed for its 'hanging gardens' & for the sensual lifestyle of its people?

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  • Cleethorpes
  • Ur
  • Hattusha
  • Babylon


What is the NATO phonetic alphabet pronunciation for the letter 'T'

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  • Tangerine
  • Tango
  • Twerking
  • Twist

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Which Shipping Forecast area lies directly west of 'Dover'?

  • Wight
  • Dogger
  • Fisher
  • Forties

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Which 1881 Gilbert & Sullivan operetta has the alternate title 'Bunthorne's Bride'?

  • The Town of Titipu
  • Castle Adamant
  • Patience
  • The Slave of Duty


Which 1987 comedy movie (directed by Fred Schepisi) is is a modern retelling of Edmond Rostand's 1897 verse play 'Cyrano de Bergerac'?

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  • Love Actually
  • Notting Hill
  • Roxanne
  • Bridget Jones's Diary

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What is the name of the Adobe computer software that is used to create PDF (portable document format) files?

  • Clown
  • Acrobat
  • Harlequin
  • Picador

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On which part of the body would a Japanese person wear a 'Geta'?

  • Foot
  • Head
  • Waist
  • Hand


In which James Bond movie did Claudine Auger play 'Domino'?

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  • Thunderball
  • Goldfinger
  • From Russia with Love
  • Dr. No

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'Barwick Green' is the title of the signature tune of which BBC Radio 4 programme?

  • The World This Weekend
  • The Archers
  • It's My Story
  • Daily Service


Which form of classical Japanese musical drama derives its name from the Sino-Japanese word for 'skill' or 'talent'?

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  • Gagaku
  • Shirabyoshi
  • Dengaku
  • Noh