Daily Quiz #185
Which 1940 film, a story of corruption in politics written and directed by Preston Sturges, is told in flashback by a bartender about his rise to, and fall from, being a state Governor?
The fur ermine comes from which animal?
Which French scientist invented the first satisfactory revolving light for use in lighthouses, and has a type of theatre light named after him?
Which war, engineered by Bismarck, included the siege and surrender of Paris and ended in the union of German states with William I as emperor?
How many keys are there usually on a standard modern piano?
Which of these is most likely to be heard at a cricket match?
Of the 16 states of Germany, 13 are termed area states (Flächenländer). What are the other 3?