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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 279

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Who was the losing U.S Presidential candidate to Dwight D Eisenhower in 1956?

  • Richard Nixon
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Adlai E. Stevenson

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Which English art rock band from Salford & Prestwich had a 1978 hit with the song 'Dreadlock Holiday'?

  • 10cc
  • UB40
  • Heaven 17
  • ABC

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'4 pi r²' is the formula for the surface area of which solid?

  • Cone
  • Sphere
  • Prism
  • Cylinder

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Benny, Agnetha, Anni-Frid & ________ who made up the pop group 'ABBA'?

  • Barry
  • Steffan
  • Uhtred
  • Bjorn

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In the Star Trek franchise - Which alien race live in a hive mind called the 'Collective'?

  • The Romulans,
  • The Vulcans
  • The Klingons
  • The Borg

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What is the name of the character played by 'Sidney Poitier' in the 1967 movie 'In the Heat of the Night'?

  • Barry Jones
  • Drew Peacock
  • Virgil Tibbs
  • Uruanius Johnson

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The 53.5 km 'Milford Track' is a long-distance walk in which country?

  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • South Africa

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Which city (capital of Andalusia) is the only river port in Spain?

  • Barcelona
  • Madrid
  • Saragossa
  • Seville

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Completed in 1921 - Which novel became available in the English-speaking world only after its 2nd American obscenity trial in 1934?

  • Ulysses
  • Brave New World
  • The Metamorphosis
  • Lady Chatterley's Lover

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What name is given to the female figure who symbolises Republican France, seen for example on coins, stamps & on the frontage of law courts?

  • Joan
  • Adrienne
  • Elise
  • Marianne

 

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