Daily Quiz #365
Which of these is a word for poetry which has trite, clichéd, or overly sentimental content, forced or imprecise rhymes, faulty metre or misordering of words to force correct metre?
Who was the previous King of Spain before King Juan Carlos I succeeded on 22 November 1975?
In which century was the Panama Canal opened?
At the 1896 Olympics, winners received a silver medal and second place received a bronze medal. In 1900, most winners received cups or trophies instead of medals. What present tradition was introduced at the 1904 Games?
Roswell, the "UFO crash site", is in which US state?
How many fence posts are required to surround a field that is 12 metres square, if a post must be provided every metre?
Which British sculptor and artist of the 20th century, whose work was said to “exemplify Modernism”, was made a Dame in 1965 and died aged 72 in a fire in her studio at St Ives, Cornwall, in 1975?