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Sagacity Quiz 90

A serious General Knowledge quiz for serious quizzers, no sympathy given, no prisoners taken! 10 Questions.

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Light, Red, Brown, Coronation and Speckled are all varieties of which breed of hen?

  • Rhode Island
  • Leghorn
  • Sussex Hen
  • Wyandotte

Question 2 Photo

Who plays the part of the Balloon Lady in the 2018 film "Mary Poppins Returns"?

  • Angela Lansbury
  • Meryl Streep
  • Julie Walters
  • Emily Blunt

Question 3 Photo

Which Lebanese mountain is the source of the river Jordan?

  • Mount Sannine
  • Jebel el Gharbi
  • Mount Hermon
  • Qurnat as Sawda

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Many hymns including "Holy Holy Holy" and "From Greenland's Icy Mountains" were written by which English clergyman, at one time the Anglican Bishop of Calcutta?

  • John Newton
  • Martin Luther
  • Thomas Tallis
  • Reginald Heber

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One of the airliners during the early 20th century was the Douglas C-47 Skytrain, but by which name was it known in Britain?

  • The Comet
  • The Viscount
  • The Caravelle
  • The Dakota

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Which of these songs by Robert Burns shares its title with the name of a Scottish Highland dance?

  • "Errock Brae"
  • "Highland Laddie"
  • "Bessy And Her Spinning Wheel"
  • "Jumpin John"

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First internationally recognized in the mid 19th Century, 'Shippo', a cloisonne enamel ware, is the product of which country?

  • Japan
  • Italy
  • France
  • Iran

Question 8 Photo

Chardonnay Heemskerk is a wine produced in which Australian wine region?

  • Adelaide Hills
  • Mornington Peninsula
  • Tasmania
  • Yarra Valley

Question 9 Photo

Who is the Roman Goddess of shepherds, flocks and livestock?

  • Palatua
  • Proserpina
  • Pales
  • Poena

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As at 2017, which of the American Ivy League universities boasts the highest number of undergraduate students?

  • Harvard
  • Cornell
  • Princeton
  • Columbia