Daily Quiz #142
What tree and its fruit is also known as the butter pear and alligator pear?
The most southern part of the South American continent is on which Chilean archipelago?
By 1922 Fred Astaire and his sister Adele were so popular that George and Ira Gershwin wrote "Funny Face" and what other show especially for them?
The aim of which game, normally played on hard dirt or gravel, and also on grass, while standing with the feet together in a small circle, is to throw metal balls as close as possible to a small ball called a cochonnet?
Who was the star of the 1970's TV programme "Policewoman"?
Which US holiday commemorates either a celebration by Spaniards on 8 September 1565 in what is now Saint Augustine, Florida, the arrival of 38 English settlers at Berkeley Hundred on 4 December 1619, or the Pilgrim’s activities in Plymouth in 1621?
What is the name for a set of marks stamped on gold and silver articles to attest to the genuineness of the metal and the year of testing?