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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 252

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'Fado' is a type of folk music found primarily in which country?

  • Argentina
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • Portugal

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In which British city was the 'Encyclopaedia Britannica' first published in 1768?

  • Edinburgh
  • London
  • Belfast
  • Portsmouth

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Which is the brightest of the known asteroids?

  • Ceres
  • Vesta
  • Europa
  • Pallas

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The former ground of which football club is depicted in L. S. Lowry's 'Going to the Match'?

  • Manchester United
  • Liverpool
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers
  • Bolton Wanderers

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Which British immigration minister resigned in February 2014 after learning that his private cleaner for 7 years did not have permission to work in the U.K?

  • Mark Harper
  • William Hague
  • Eric Pickles
  • David Laws

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Who was the 'Master of the King's Band' who composed 'Hearts of Oak' to celebrate British victories in 1759?

  • Edward Elgar
  • Henry Wood
  • William Boyce
  • Henry Purcell

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'Pico de Aneto' is the highest peak in which mountain range?

  • Alps
  • Pyrenees
  • Sierra Madre
  • Andes

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At which battle did the military leader 'William Travis' draw the famous 'line in the sand'?

  • Culloden
  • Midway
  • Blenheim
  • Alamo

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In 2004 who became the first African actress to win an Oscar for Best Actress?

  • Genevieve Nnaji
  • Charlize Theron
  • Rita Dominic
  • Mercy Johnson

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Who is the patron saint of politicians?

  • Sir Thomas Crooks
  • Sir Thomas Liars
  • Sir Thomas Cheats
  • Sir Thomas More

 

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