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Praggy's Friday Challenge Quiz 128

A few general knowledge questions to challenge the 'Little Grey Cells'. 10 Questions.

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Which cocktail, named after a city, was invented by the Raffles Hotel barkeeper Ngiam Tong Boon in 1915?

  • Side Car
  • Brandy Alexander
  • Singapore Sling
  • Mai-Tai

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Which country links: Goa, Kerula, Assam and Bihar?

  • India
  • Afghanistan
  • Iran
  • Pakistan

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Who became the first Democrat Party member in almost 20 years to become Mayor of New York City in January 2014?

  • Michael R. Bloomberg
  • Bill de Blasio
  • David N. Dinkins
  • Rudolph W. Giuliani

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Which British monarch introduced The George Cross?

  • Queen Victoria
  • King George III
  • King Edward VII
  • King George VI

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What is the first name of Scrooge's former fiancee in the novel "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens?

  • Belle
  • Mary
  • Nancy
  • Alice

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Which later-to-be-famous solo singer and guitarist stood in for Brian Wilson as a member of the Beach Boys in the mid 60s?

  • Paul Simon
  • Roy Orbison
  • Glen Campbell
  • Bob Dylan

Question 7 Photo

The yellow-fronted parrot is endemic to the Highlands of which country?

  • India
  • Australia
  • Paraguay
  • Ethiopia

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Which of the following is a non metal that remains liquid at room temperature?

  • Phosphorous
  • Bromine
  • Chlorine
  • Helium

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Who was the first woman tennis player to win all four Grand Slam tournaments in the same year?

  • Margaret Court
  • Steffi Graf
  • Maureen Connolly
  • Martina Navratilova

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Which British TV series inspired America's "All In The Family"?

  • "The Good Life"
  • "'Till Death Us Do Part"
  • "Men Behaving Badly"
  • "Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em"