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General Knowledge Quiz #294

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The first public opera house opened in 1637 in which European city?

  • Venice
  • Rome
  • Bordeaux
  • Paris

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The disease bovine spongiform encephalopathy is commonly known by what name?

  • Diabetes
  • Influenza
  • Mad Cow Disease
  • Swine Flu

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Porphyrophobia is the irrational fear of, or aversion to, which colour?

  • Green
  • Orange
  • Purple
  • Yellow

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How many siblings did English playwright William Shakespeare have?

  • Seven
  • Eight
  • Ten
  • Eighteen

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Dhaka is the capital of which Asian country?

  • Romania
  • Bangladesh
  • Nepal
  • Moldova

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''The Ego and the Id'', published in 1923, is the work of which neurologist?

  • Sigmund Freud
  • Oliver Sacks
  • Norman Diodge
  • Daniel Kahneman

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In Sumo wrestling, a handful of what is thrown into the ring before combat?

  • Ginger
  • Flour
  • Salt
  • Cinnamon

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In the Harry Potter series of books what is the name of the team sport, played by seven players on each team, at Hogwarts School?

  • Quidditch
  • Ramboscramble
  • Scion
  • Produo

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DK is the international vehicle registration for which country?

  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic

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Which English monarch formed The Yeomen of the Guard?

  • Henry VII
  • Henry VIII
  • George I
  • Edward I

 

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