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Praggy's Friday Challenge Quiz 189

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

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Question 1 Photo

What Christmas decoration might you find growing in an apple tree?

  • Mistletoe
  • Holly
  • Yew
  • Fir cones

Question 2 Photo

For which department did TV's DS Jim Bergerac work?

  • Bureau des Centeniers
  • Bureau des legendes
  • Bureau des Garenne
  • Bureau des Etrangers

Question 3 Photo

In the early to mid-1600's, in which country did the weaving of Panama hats evolve as a cottage industry?

  • Mexico
  • Columbia
  • Panama
  • Ecuador

Question 4 Photo

Which singing group comprised John Phillips, Denny Doherty, Cass Elliot, and Michelle Phillips?

  • The Mamas And The Papas
  • Fairport Convention
  • The Seekers
  • The Charlatans

Question 5 Photo

Which is the largest of these dwarf planets within our Solar System?

  • Ceres
  • Eris
  • Haumea
  • Pluto

Question 6 Photo

Who was disqualified, at the 2015 Horse of the Year Show, when their horse misbehaved during the prize giving after being called forward as the winner of the ladies' side-saddle class?

  • Dolly Maude on Aunty Iris
  • Emma Wilesmith on Colebrooke
  • Katie Jerram on Barbers Shop
  • Sofia Scott on Bridgham

Question 7 Photo

An Ancona Giant is a breed of which type of creature?

  • Cattle
  • Lizard
  • Chicken
  • Deer

Question 8 Photo

Who wrote the Booker Prize winning novel "The Life Of Pi"?

  • Richard Adams
  • Steven Erikson
  • Terry Pratchett
  • Yann Martel

Question 9 Photo

Which 'C' was an avant-garde art movement founded by Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso at the beginning of the 20th century?

  • Cubism
  • Conceptualism
  • Classicism
  • Caricaturism

Question 10 Photo

From which country does the coffee-flavoured liqueur Kahlua originate?

  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Guatemala
  • Colombia