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Daily Quiz #19

General Knowledge Quiz for 5 February 2009

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1

What was the name of the regular feature of the European motorsport calendar from 1927 to1957 that was held 24 times in Italy?

A
The Mille Miglia
B
Targa Florio
C
Giro de Sicilia
D
Mediterranean Grand Prix
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2

What is the name of the arts programme made for British television from 1978 that is identified with Melvyn Bragg?

A
The Generation Game
B
Arts on Sunday
C
Artsville
D
The South Bank Show
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3

The Fandango originated in which country?

A
Brazil
B
Puerto Rico
C
Spain
D
Argentina
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4

What is a measure of the disorder of a system?

A
Extortion
B
Ecstasy
C
Entrapment
D
Entropy
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5

What was the name of the scheme approved by U S Congress in 1948 for the long term financing of the reconstruction of Europe following World War II?

A
Marshall Plan
B
Domino Theory
C
Apartheid
D
Value Added Tax
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6

Which of these structures is the most recent?

A
British Houses of Parliament, England
B
Church of the Nativity, Moscow, Russia
C
Palace Of Versailles, France
D
Temple of Heaven, Peking
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7

What Pope took office on 21 June 1963?

A
John XXIII
B
Paul VI
C
George III
D
Ringo I
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