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Praggy's Friday Challenge Quiz 170

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

 
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Cauliflowers belong to which vegetable family?

  • Lamiaceae
  • Brassicacae
  • Fabaceae
  • Liliaceae

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Why were the winners of BBC TV's "University Challenge", Corpus Christi College, Oxford, disqualified in March 2009?

  • They'd never attended Oxford University
  • They were friends of presenter Jeremy Paxman
  • They were all postgrads
  • They had a non-student in their team

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Which football team beat Manchester City to win the FA Cup Final in 2013?

  • Wigan Athletic
  • Millwall
  • Blackburn Rovers
  • Manchester City

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Who won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize, for "extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples"?

  • Al Gore
  • European Union (EU)
  • Barack Obama
  • Shirin Ebadi

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Philadelphia surrealist painter, Emanuel Radinsky, is better known by which name?

  • Man Ray
  • Kenn Davis
  • Kay Sage
  • David Hare

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Who is generally credited with building the first, working reflecting telescope in 1668?

  • Galileo Galilei
  • Isaac Newton
  • Giovanni Sagredo
  • James Gregory

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The 2013 film "Blue Is The Warmest Colour" was made in which language?

  • Spanish
  • German
  • French
  • Italian

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The title 'Co-Prince' of which nation is a title automatically awarded to elected French Presidents?

  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Andorra
  • Belgium

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Which creature is often referred to as Brock?

  • Badger
  • Rabbit
  • Beaver
  • Fox

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Which Scottish band had a UK top 20 hit in 1976 with "The Boston Tea Party"?

  • Hue And Cry
  • Marmalade
  • Futuristic Retro Champions
  • The Sensational Alex Harvey Band

 

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