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TheQuiz's 1700th Quiz - General Knowledge Quiz

This is a time when I have finally meet this target, I hope I can do more of these in the near future so let's play! 30 Questions.

 
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Noss, Unst, Lamba and Foula are part of which Scottish island group?

  • Shetland
  • Orkney
  • Channel Islands
  • Skye

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In nature, Buttress, Tap and Strangler are all types of what?

  • Soil
  • Leaves
  • Roots
  • Stems

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Port Said stands on which canal?

  • Kattegat
  • Strait Of Gibraltar
  • La Manche Channel
  • Suez Canal

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Which is the fifth largest country in the World by area?

  • Brazil
  • China
  • Canada
  • Russia

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Cross, Tail and Head are all types of which weather condition?

  • Hailstone
  • Snow
  • Rain
  • Wind

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Clinophobia is the irrational fear of going where?

  • To bed
  • To the supermarket
  • To a museum
  • To work

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During which decade of the 19th Century was the British clipper ship the Cutty Sark launched?

  • 1830's
  • 1850's
  • 1860's
  • 1890's

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What is the title of British singer Gary Barlow's album, released in 2012 to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II?

  • Sing
  • Rock
  • Troll
  • Dynamite

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Noodling is the Australian term for the mining of which gemstone?

  • Kunzite
  • Sapphire
  • Benitoite
  • Opal

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During which month of the year is Oak Apple Day (Royal Oak Day) celebrated?

  • September
  • July
  • May
  • March

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According to the Bible, which fruit was Moses told by God must be worn on the hem of the robes for ministering service?

  • Strawberry
  • Blueberry
  • Pomegranate
  • Apple

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The Biskupin Open Air Museum is a life size model of a prehistoric settlement in which European country?

  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Montenegro
  • Italy

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Which of Disney's Seven Dwarfs wears glasses?

  • Sneezy
  • Dopey
  • Doc
  • Grumpy

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In our Solar System which is the 5th planet from the Sun?

  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Mercury
  • Uranus

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In the UK during World War I female workers at munitions factories formed teams known as ''Munitionettes'' who played against each other in which sport?

  • Rounders
  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Basketball

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''Chien'' is French for which animal?

  • Donkey
  • Horse
  • Mouse
  • Dog

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Which jockey won seven races on Champions Day at Ascot in September 1996?

  • Michael Roberts
  • Darryll Holland
  • Frankie Dettori
  • Sam Arnull

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What is the capital of Monaco?

  • Monaco
  • Beausoleil
  • Larvotto
  • Monte Carlo

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Axilla is the scientific term for which part of the body?

  • Armpit
  • Elbow
  • Mouth
  • Joint

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Which grocery retailer has a fir tree inside a circle as its logo?

  • Biedronka
  • Carrefour
  • SPAR
  • Morrisons

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In which country is the Aladag mountain range?

  • Turkey
  • France
  • Brazil
  • Guatemala

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Who was the mother of King Edward VI of England?

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

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US singer Tony Christie sang ‘Is This the Way to – ''where'' in 1971?

  • Blanco
  • Negro
  • Amarillo
  • Verde

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Geel is Dutch for which colour?

  • Yellow
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue

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In Greek mythology, what was the name of the nymph who fell in love with Narcissus, but who was said to have pined away when her love was not returned, leaving only her voice?

  • Taygete
  • Echo
  • Merope
  • Hyades

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Creme Anglaise is the French version of which English dessert item?

  • Custard
  • Sponge
  • Whisky
  • Blueberry

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The Sundance Film Festival takes place annually in which US state?

  • Kentucky
  • Utah
  • Montana
  • Maryland

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Which English king was known as ''The Confessor''?

  • Edward I
  • Henry VII
  • Richard III
  • Richard X

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What is the capital city of Poland?

  • Warsaw
  • Krakow
  • Bialystok
  • Kielce

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This is TheQuiz's what number quiz?

  • 1700th
  • 1800th
  • 1900th
  • 2000th

 

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