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Praggy's Friday Challenge Quiz 199

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

 
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Which British bridge opened on the 24th June 1981, becoming the longest single-span bridge in the world at that time?

  • Humber Bridge
  • Styford Bridge
  • Queen Elizabeth II Bridge
  • Severn Bridge

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Which Tarantino movie won the prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1994?

  • "Somebody To Love"
  • "Natural Born Killers"
  • "Killing Zoe"
  • "Pulp Fiction"

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As at 2016, which is the world's busiest ship canal?

  • Suez
  • Manchester Ship Canal
  • Houston Ship Canal
  • Panama Canal

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Which song charted the highest, at number two in the UK, for Elvis Costello?

  • "Oliver's Army"
  • "Pump It Up"
  • "She"
  • "A Good Year For The Roses"

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To where did the Royal Observatory move in 1990?

  • Edinburgh
  • Cambridge
  • Coventry
  • Oxford

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Who came top of the 2015 UK Billiards Premier League rankings?

  • Phil Harrison
  • Tom Cousins
  • Giuseppe D'Imperio
  • Karl Sutton

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Which animal is the closest relative to the Koala Bear?

  • Dingo
  • Echidna
  • Wombat
  • Platypus

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Recognized as the first book of poetry in the English language, which English author wrote the "Canterbury Tales"?

  • Giovanni Boccaccio
  • Thomas Malory
  • The Venerable Bede
  • Geoffrey Chaucer

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Which famous statue is said to have been sculpted by Alexandros of Antioch?

  • Venus de Milo
  • Zeus at Olympia
  • Alexander the Great
  • The Discus Thrower of Myron

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In which old French Duchy is Armagnac produced?

  • Normandy
  • Gascony
  • Brittany
  • Burgundy

 

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