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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 273

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Which English King was crowned at Gloucester Cathedral in 1216?

  • King Edward II
  • King James I
  • King John
  • King Henry III

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What do we call what the French call an 'ordinateur'?

  • Television
  • Computer
  • School
  • Garage

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Which Beer brand was marketed in Britain with the slogan I'm only here for the beer?

  • Carling Black Label
  • Double Diamond
  • Long Life
  • Stella Artois

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What was the name of the Greenpeace ship sunk in Auckland harbour in 1985?

  • Greenpeace Soldier
  • Rainbow Warrior
  • Fluffy Bear
  • Earth Fighter

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(To Date) Who was the last German to win the men's singles title at Wimbledon?

  • Boris Becker
  • Tommy Haas
  • Michael Stich
  • Philipp Kohlschreiber

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Who said (of Katherine Hepburn) she ran the whole gamut of emotions from A to B?

  • Dorothy Parker
  • Ambrose Bierce
  • George Orwell
  • H. G. Pelissier

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Which Asian country abolished its monarchy in 2008?

  • Thailand
  • Tibet
  • Bhutan
  • Nepal

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The ancient 'Trinacria' symbol features on the flag of which Mediterranean island?

  • Sardinia
  • Sicily
  • Santorini
  • Ibiza

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Which Roman military & political leader lost the 'Battle of Pharsalus' in 48 BC?

  • Caesar
  • Pompey
  • Crassus
  • Mark Antony

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Which town on the Isle of Wight is home to world's oldest established uninterupted sailing regatta?

  • Ventnor
  • Ryde
  • Shanklin
  • Cowes

 

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