Daily Quiz #426
What trophy, designed by the Italian designer Silvio Gazzaniga, is 36 cm (14.2 in) high, made of solid 18 carat (75%) gold and weighs 6.175 kg (13.6 lb), with a base containing two layers of semi-precious malachite?
What was the cause of the sinking of the German battleship the "Admiral Graf Spee"?
What is the name for what is basically an induction coil whereby the voltage of an alternating current can be increased or decreased without changing the frequency?
What is the traditional name for a Spanish white wine made near Cadiz, popular varieties of which are Manzanilla, Amontillado, Vino Fino, Olorosa and Montilla?
The works of artists De Chirico, André Breton, Miró, Magritte, Dalí and Ernst are examples of what art movement?
Who discovered Uranus and one of its moons, Titania, between 1781 and 1787?
Which country has Nukualofa, on the island of Tonjatabu, as its capital?