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Daily Quiz #515

General Knowledge Quiz for 16 June 2010

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1

Which team was the runner-up at the 3rd American Football World Cup in Kawasaki, Japan, in 2007?

A
Germany
B
United States
C
Japan
D
Sweden
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2

What is the name for a method of enamel decoration where the design is outlined with soldered metal fillets which are filled with enamel paste or powder, which is vitrified and ground smooth?

A
Chanel
B
Mosaic
C
Cloisonné
D
Crazy paving
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3

Plato and Xenophon are the most famous pupils of which Greek philosopher?

A
Euclid
B
Xenophon
C
Socrates
D
Pythagoras
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4

Which of these is an acute infectious fever characterised by a rash which, after going through stages, dries up and leaves permanent scarring?

A
Smallpox
B
Mumps
C
Whooping cough
D
Measles
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5

The Tarantella, from Southern Italy, is a type of what?

A
A dance characterized by a fast upbeat tempo
B
Poisonous spider
C
A pasta, round in section and thicker than spaghetti
D
Scarf worn over the head and shoulders
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6

What island was occupied by Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans, Goths, Saracens, Normans, and the Angevin, Hapsburg and Bourbon dynasties until it became part of United Italy in 1861?

A
Corfu
B
Malta
C
Sicily
D
Crete
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7

What is a nickname for Australia?

A
Up n under
B
Down under
C
Kingswood Downs
D
The Netherlands
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