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Mixed Bag 6

Yet another mixed bag of trivia for your enjoyment. 16 Questions.

 
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1

Benelux comprises which three countries?

  • Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg
  • Belize, Nepal & Lesotho
  • Benin, New Zealand & Liechtenstein

2

What is calcium carbonate commonly known as?

  • Chalk
  • Salt
  • Toothpaste

3

The town of Crewe is in which English county?

  • Cheshire
  • Derbyshire
  • Lancashire

4

Who is the patron saint of dancers?

  • Saint Vaise
  • Saint Virila
  • Saint Vitus

5

What nationality was punk rocker, Plastic Bertrand, who had a hit with 'Ca Plane Pour Moi' in 1977?

  • Belgian
  • Canadian
  • French

6

In the plant world what is 'ling'?

  • Cacti
  • Heather
  • Moss

7

What is Japan's national sport?

  • Fencing
  • Judo
  • Sumo

8

What is the minimum of games required to win a 'set' in tennis?

  • Four
  • Six
  • Seven

9

Which US president's wife was forenamed Ladybird?

  • John F. Kennedy
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Richard M. Nixon

10

Which chain of supermarkets was founded by Sir John Cohen?

  • Kwik Save
  • Sainsburys
  • Tesco

11

In the insect world, what is a 'leatherjacket'?

  • Larva of the crane-fly
  • Larva of the dragonfly
  • Larva of the mosquito

12

Who was the world's first test-tube baby?

  • Dorothy Duke
  • Leesa Meldrum
  • Louise Brown

13

What was the fate of the London Bridge built in 1831 and dismantled in the 1960s?

  • Transported to Arizona and re-built
  • Transported to Edinburgh and re-built
  • Transported to Sydney and re-built

14

How many individual movements make up Vivaldi's Four Seasons?

  • Four
  • Eight
  • Twelve

15

Who became German chancellor in 1982?

  • Gerhard Schroder
  • Helmut Kohl
  • Helmut Schmidt

16

What was chemist Joseph Priestley's famous discovery of 1774?

  • Hydrogen
  • Nitrogen
  • Oxygen

 

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