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General Knowledge Quickie Quiz 291

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What was the 2nd most populous U.K city at the time of the formation of the United Kingdom?

  • Manchester
  • Birmingham
  • Glasgow
  • Dublin

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Which privateer, buccaneer & Admiral of the Fleet was knighted by King Charles II & became deputy governor of Jamaica?

  • Henry Morgan
  • Walter Raleigh
  • Francis Drake
  • John Hawkins

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Which U.S actor won a best supporting actor Oscar for his performance as 'Little Bill Daggett' in the 1992 movie 'Unforgiven'?

  • Warren Beatty
  • Gene Hackman
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Kurt Russell

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What is the name of the Maltese physician & psychologist who coined the term 'Lateral Thinking' in the 1960s?

  • Joseph Baldacchino
  • Joe Friggieri
  • Edward de Bono
  • Peter Serracino Inglott

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Which television news channel was launched on 7 October 1996?

  • BBC News
  • Fox News
  • CNN
  • Al Jazeera

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'Amerigo Vespucci' international airport serves which European city?

  • Florence
  • Venice
  • Rome
  • Barcelona

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What is the surname of the first two brothers to play alongside each other for England in a Rugby Union World Cup match?

  • Armitage
  • Vunipola
  • Carling
  • Underwood

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Which mountain range stretches from Morocco, through Algeria & into Tunisia?

  • Marrah Mountains
  • Semien Mountains
  • Atlas Mountains
  • Caucasus Mountains

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In which 1963 children’s book does Barney meet a strange boy who wears a rabbit skin & speaks in grunts?

  • Lord of the Flies
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • The Pigman
  • Stig of the Dump

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Which U.S city began as a trading post on the Chisholm Trail in the 1860’s & is now the largest city in Kansas?

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  • Topeka
  • Kansas City
  • Dodge City
  • Wichita

 

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