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General Trivia 123 Quiz

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Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt, Lincoln Cathedral in England and Washington Monument in Washington D.C., United States have all at one time been what?

  • Hit by an aeroplane
  • Worlds tallest structure
  • The venue of a major political speech
  • Partially damaged by an earthquake

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Can you match these metric measurements to their (approx) imperial equivalents?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • 8 km
  • 300 mm
  • 2.5 cm
  • 60 cm

Right

  • 5 miles
  • 1 inch
  • 2 feet
  • 1 foot

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What does a gynophobic man fear?

  • Hospitals
  • Beer
  • Women
  • Men

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In the UK in 1961 there were 368,000, and by 1981 there were 2,295,000, what?

  • Lorries
  • Unemployed
  • Traffic Wardens
  • University students

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A kingdom of SW Europe, on the Iberian peninsula between the Med and the Atlantic, a leading European power in the 16th cent, with many overseas possessions, became a republic in 1931, where is this?

  • Portugal
  • France
  • Spain
  • Italy

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Lynne Frederick became a widow in 1980 when who died?

  • Spike Milligan
  • Sid James
  • Tommy Cooper
  • Peter Sellers

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What is the southernmost US state?

  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • California
  • New Mexico

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American War of Independence begins, James Cook lands in Botany Bay and King Louis XVI of France executed by guillotine, all these historic events took place during which monarchs reign?

  • George III
  • William IV
  • Anne
  • Victoria

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What type of animal was the 1960s Italian puppet 'Topo Gigio'?

  • Donkey
  • Dog
  • Cat
  • Mouse

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What make of car would this badge be found on?

  • Alfa Romeo
  • B M W
  • Lamborghini
  • Ferrari

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In the Royal Navy which of these is the highest rank?

  • Commodore
  • Admiral
  • Rear Admiral
  • Captain

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On which continent would you find the Gobi, Kara Kum and Thar deserts?

  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Africa
  • Americas

 

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