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Mini GK Challenge Quiz 5

General knowledge to wake up and challenge the brain cells 12 Questions.

 
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In 2001 traffic wardens in which British town were issued with new uniforms including an 'SS' lapel badge?

  • Swansea
  • Salisbury
  • Southend on Sea
  • Scarborough

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The man who invented the lie-detector test also created which comic book character?

  • Superman
  • Spiderman
  • Wonder Woman
  • Wolverine

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Where would you be most likely to see 'Baily's Beads'?

  • In the sky
  • On the seashore
  • In a laboratory
  • In an operating theatre

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Chef Keith Floyd died on the same day as which actor?

  • Patrick Swayze
  • Jack Lemmon
  • Karl Malden
  • Sid James

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The first proclamation of a new British monarch is read from which building in London?

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Mansion House
  • St James's Palace
  • Lambeth Palace

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What is the name of the smallest pub in Britain.. found in Bury St Edmunds?

  • The Shoebox
  • The Clamshell
  • The Tight Fit
  • The Nutshell

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What did Khudadad Khan become the first Indian to do in 1914?

  • Receive the Victoria Cross
  • Receive a blood transfusion
  • Reach the South Pole
  • Stand for Australian Prime Minister

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Which type of rhinoceros has only one horn?

  • White
  • Indian
  • Black
  • Sumatran

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In the human body, where would you find the zygomatic bone?

  • Ear
  • Nose
  • Throat
  • Cheek

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In Australia, in which sport do competitors play for the Sheffield Shield?

  • Tennis
  • Surfing
  • Rugby
  • Cricket

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Which writer once said, "Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else"?

  • Jonathan Swift
  • Aldous Huxley
  • Mark Twain
  • Oscar Wilde

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The Roman province of Mauretania Tingitana is now part of which country?

  • Libya
  • Egypt
  • Morocco
  • Algeria

 

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