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General Knowledge Quiz

A hodge podge of a dozen bits of information. Let's see what you'll know! 12 Questions.

 
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Malaria is a parasitic infection of what organ?

  • Pancreas
  • Spleen
  • Liver
  • Kidneys

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When the circa 1831 London Bridge started to disintegrate it was sold and shipped in total to what US state?

  • Arizona
  • Oregon
  • Virginia
  • Pennsylvania

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The Soccer War, July 15-19, 1969, was waged between which two combatant's?

  • Egypt and Syria
  • El Salvador and Honduras
  • Germany and Denmark
  • Germany and Poland

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Which emperor built the Colosseum of Rome?

  • Caligula
  • Titus
  • Vespasian
  • Nero

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What year were the Royal Canadian Mounted Police established?

  • 1868
  • 1873
  • 1879
  • 1893

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What was the cover name of the US atomic weapons program established during WW II?

  • The Trans-American Project
  • The Philadelphia Experiment
  • American and Allied Action Plan
  • The Manhattan Project

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What was the name of the church, led by Jim Jones, whose commune in Guyana was the site of a mass suicide in 1978?

  • The People's Temple
  • The Family
  • The Branch Davidians
  • Heaven's Gate

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The international society, Mensa, was founded in 1946 in what country?

  • Germany
  • Switzerland
  • Denmark
  • Great Britain

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Starbuck's coffee empire, was named for the ship's firstmate in the novel "Moby Dick." True or False?

  • True
  • False
  • ?????
  • ?????

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"When he was nearly thirteen, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow." is the famous first line of what novel?

  • "The Outsiders"
  • "Angela's Ashes"
  • "To Kill A Mockingbird"
  • "Treasure Island"

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Drawing from the choirs outlined in the bible, how many types of angels are there?

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7
  • 9

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What is an expert in mushrooms called?

  • Fungologist
  • Mycologist
  • Bugtussle
  • Sporologian

 

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