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General Knowledge Quiz for 27 August 2009

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Who was the English prison reformer from 1817 to 1840 whose husband was a big name in the cocoa business?

A
Jane Hudson
B
Elizabeth Fry
C
Mary Cadbury
D
Kitty Bournevita
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2

Which of these curries is the hottest?

A
Roghan josh
B
Vindaloo
C
Korma
D
Madras
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3

Henry Ford II's grandfather was Henry Ford. Who was Henry Ford II's father?

A
Henry Ford I
B
Edsel Ford
C
Lincoln Ford
D
Fiesta Ford
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4

What was created by the Lateran Treaty signed by Italy in 1929?

A
Fascism
B
Israel
C
Ethiopia
D
Vatican City
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5

Which boxer was filmed striking a gong, that was used as an introduction to films from the J Arthur Rank studios?

A
Bombardier Billy Wells
B
Freddie Mills
C
Don Cockell
D
Terry Spinks
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6

In which New York borough is the district of Harlem?

A
Staten Island
B
Queens
C
Brooklyn
D
Manhattan
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7

In 2009, Heath Ledger was the second person to win a Best Actor Oscar posthumously. Who was the first?

A
Alfred Hitchcock
B
Peter Finch
C
John Wayne
D
Jack Hawkins
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