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TheQuiz's 1600th Quiz - General Knowledge Quiz

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Professional surfer Jordy Smith was born in which country?

  • South Africa
  • Philippines
  • Russia
  • Denmark

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Neossology is the study of which young creatures?

  • Amphibians
  • Fish
  • Birds
  • Rodents

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Mount Sneffels is in which US state?

  • Idaho
  • Kansas
  • Colorado
  • Utah

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The Euroscar European Player of the Year Award is awarded for which sport?

  • Basketball
  • Polo
  • Cricket
  • Running

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Doris Day plays which 1920's and 30's singer and actress in the 1955 film ''Love Me or Leave Me''?

  • Ruth Etting
  • Clara Bow
  • Jean Harlow
  • Vivien Leigh

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Necromimesis is the feigning of what?

  • Death
  • Rain
  • Chicken
  • Tablet

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Who is the Greek equivalent of the Roman god Saturn?

  • Ophion
  • Eos
  • Kronos
  • Hades

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The sister of British monarch Queen Elizabeth II was known as the Countess of ''where''?

  • Snowdon
  • Carlisle
  • Greenwich
  • Bridlington

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In January 1968 who was chosen as leader of the Communist Party in Czechoslovakia?

  • Gustav Husak
  • Klement Gottwald
  • Alexander Dubcek
  • Karel Urbanek

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Rodney Pattison won Olympic gold medals for Britain in 1968 and 1972 in which sport?

  • Sailing
  • Running
  • Kayaking
  • Biking

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What is the surname of Joe in the children’s television series ''Joe 90''?

  • Laraclough
  • Howard
  • McTarnel
  • McClaine

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What type of food dish is a ''London Particular''?

  • Soup
  • Roast
  • Breakfast
  • Vegetable

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Smiriti is a religious text containing traditional teaching in which religion?

  • Taoism
  • Christianity
  • Hinduism
  • Islam

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Pouce is French for which part of the body?

  • Hand
  • Thumb
  • Wrist
  • Elbow

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Who was the mother of King Edward VI of England?

  • Catherine Howard
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Jane Seymour
  • Catherine Of Aragon

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What is the national animal of Tanzania?

  • Giraffe
  • Elephant
  • Monkey
  • Lion

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In World War II, what were the Maquis part of?

  • Luxembourgish Resistance
  • Dutch Resistance
  • Belgian Resistance
  • French Resistance

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Elvis Presley played the role of Clint Reno in which 1956 film?

  • Love Me Tender
  • Giant
  • The Ten Commandments
  • The Battle Of The River Plate

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In 2012, what was the annual fee in pounds sterling for a UK American Express Gold Card?

  • 125
  • 250
  • 475
  • 8888

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What is the collective name for a group of toads?

  • Knot
  • Pudding
  • Tablet
  • Carton

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Which European country hosted the 1956 Winter Olympic Games?

  • Portugal
  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Italy

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Ophidiophobia is the fear of what type of creature?

  • Tiger
  • Bee
  • Snake
  • Rat

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What was the name of the boutique opened by fashion designer Jeff Banks in London in 1964?

  • Bulgari
  • Pandora
  • Dior
  • Clobber

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Drenthe, Limburg and Flevoland are all provinces of which European country?

  • Netherlands
  • Belgium
  • Latvia
  • Portugal

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What is the name of the steam locomotive which set the world speed record in July 1938 by reaching 126 mph on the East Coast Mainline in England?

  • Castle
  • Mallard
  • Ivatt
  • Peppercorn

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The United Nations University is based in which Asian city?

  • Tokyo
  • Manila
  • Beijing
  • Pyongyang

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

  • Triangles
  • Scales
  • Lines
  • Dots

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The Cuillin Hills are on which Scottish island?

  • Skye
  • Mull
  • Bute
  • Muldoanich

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What is the capital city of Poland?

  • Warsaw
  • Lodz
  • Krakow
  • Wroclaw

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What number quiz is this for TheQuiz?

  • 1600th
  • 1700th
  • 1800th
  • 2000th

 

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