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General Knowledge Quiz for 26 November 2009

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1

Which series ended on UK television in 1989 after a 26 year run, and returned in 2005?

A
The Goodies
B
Doctor Who
C
Only Fools and Horses
D
The Good Life
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2

Nadya Suleman, a resident of Southern California, made the news early in 2009 for doing what?

A
Shooting 19 students in a UCLA cafeteria
B
Giving birth to octuplets
C
Winning a pie-eating contest by a wide margin
D
Getting a record divorce settlement
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3

Idris el Senussi, Emir or Cyrenu, was made the first king of what "United Kingdom" on 24 December 1951?

A
Ethiopia
B
Libya
C
Egypt
D
Morocco
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4

What is a kinkajou?

A
Small cat-like animal from South America
B
Bird that migrates between north and south Africa
C
Tree growing mostly in Asia
D
Ancient Chinese instrument of torture
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5

From which sport do we get the expression "par for the course"?

A
Baseball
B
Golf
C
Rugby Union
D
Polo
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6

What was Manchester United footballer Patrice Evra quoted as saying after Manchester United beat Arsenal in the Champions League in May 2009?

A
It was 11 men against 11 babies?
B
We knocked the bastard off
C
It was a game of two halves
D
Never on a Sunday
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7

What is the name for the area of the Atlantic Ocean south east of Bermuda distinguished by the mass of brown seaweed that floats there?

A
The Roaring Forties
B
The Maelstrom
C
Sargasso Sea
D
The Painted Ocean
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