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Just A Mixed Quiz

Questions From Odd Olympic Sports To Odd Uses For Cheese 10 Questions.

 
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1

What is the the fastest growing woody plant in the world?

  • Palm Tree
  • Bamboo
  • Redwood Tree

2

What is the second densest element (after osmium) & the most corrosion-resistant metal?

  • Iridium
  • Uranium
  • Thorium

3

In which Olympic event did 'Avril Lafoule' win a gold medal in the 1900 Summer Olympics?

  • Live Pigeon Shooting
  • Swimming Obstacle Race
  • Poodle Clipping

4

What does the P&O stand for in P&O ferries?

  • Port & Occident
  • Peninsular & Oriental
  • Pacific & Orient

5

What is the largest Castle in Wales & the second largest Castle in Britain after Windsor Castle?

  • Bodelwyddan Castle
  • Caerphilly Castle
  • Caernarfon Castle

6

Who wrote the 'Blue Monday' Opera?

  • Irving Berlin
  • George Gershwin
  • Giacomo Puccini

7

What is the oldest monotheistic religion to survive into the present day?

  • Zoroastrianism
  • Christianity
  • Judaism

8

Rossini's famous opera 'The Barber of Seville' was based on a 1775 comedy by whom?

  • Pierre Beaumarchais
  • The Brothers Grimm
  • Carlo Collodi

9

What was the first product produced by Nintendo?

  • Playing Cards
  • Short Wave Radios
  • Electronic Egg Timers

10

What type of cheese (well known for its pungent odour) is placed in strategic areas in parts of Africa to keep malaria outbreaks under control?

  • Vieux Boulogne
  • Stinking Bishop
  • Limburger

 

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