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General knowledge quiz 2!!

A very wide range of questions, from maths to art and everything between. 20 Questions.

 
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1

What was the capital of the Western Roman Empire?

  • Rome
  • Constantinople
  • Jerusalem

2

Which artist released the album "Whatever people say I am that's what I'm not" in 2006?

  • The Arctic Monkeys
  • The Enemy
  • Cherry Ghost

3

When was Youtube.com officially launched?

  • 2003
  • 2004
  • 2005

4

What is the square root of 144? (put that calculator down)

  • 12
  • 24
  • 16

5

The Battle of Bunker Hill took place during which war?

  • The War of 1812
  • The American War of Independence
  • The American Civil War

6

Match the city to the landmark:

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Left

  • Paris
  • London
  • St Petersburg
  • Vienna

Right

  • The Hermitage
  • The Louvre
  • St Paul's Cathedral
  • The Spanish Riding School

7

Which of these artists has NOT covered the song "House of the Rising Sun"?

  • Bob Dylan
  • The Animals
  • Bruce Springsteen

8

What is the chemical symbol for gold?

  • Ag
  • Au
  • Gd

9

Which of these Revolutionaries was born in Corsica?

  • Che Guevara
  • Lenin
  • Napoleon Bonaparte

10

Which Gregory Peck film was based on a novel by Harper Lee?

  • Vertigo
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Of Mice and Men

11

Which artist painted "Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion"?

  • Rembrandt
  • Monet
  • Francis Bacon

12

Which victorious general was painted by Goya after his entry into Madrid in 1812?

  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Arthur Wellesley
  • Joachim Murat

13

What is the correct balancing for this chemical reaction? (treat numbers after elements as subscript)H2SO4 + NaOH = H2O + Na2SO4

  • 2H2SO4 + NaOH = H2O + 4Na2SO4
  • H2SO4 + NaOH = H2O + Na2SO4+H2
  • H2SO4 + 2NaOH = 2H2O + Na2SO4

14

Who first commanded the Afrika Korps during the Second World War?

  • Erwin Rommel
  • Ludwig Beck
  • Albert Kesselring

15

Who's first studio album was called "Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J."?

  • Bob Dylan
  • The Kinks
  • Bruce Springsteen

16

What is the capital of Turkey?

  • Istanbul
  • Ankara
  • Damascus

17

Which two nations fought at the battle of Friedland?

  • The Sioux Nation and The USA
  • Prussia and Saxony
  • Russia and France

18

Who starred in "The Wild One", 1953?

  • James Dean
  • Marlon Brando
  • Marilyn Monroe

19

"Operation: Market Garden" was an airborne-led assault in which war?

  • The Second World War
  • The Gulf War
  • The Korean War

20

Match the album to the band/artist:

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Left

  • Elbow
  • The Clash
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • The Jam

Right

  • Sandinista!
  • Leaders of the Free World
  • Tunnel of Love
  • All Mod Cons

 

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