Daily Quiz #519
What was the nationality of the scholar Erasmus?
Who was the sister of the Emperor Augustus and great niece of Julius Caesar who married Mark Anthony?
Where, since 1839, is the Grand National Steeplechase run over 4 1/2 miles in England in March?
What body of water is 86 feet (26 meters) below sea level?
In classical architecture, what is the plain-faced portion, usually rectangular, of a pedestal between the base and the cornice?
What is the name given to copper bars arranged in a cylinder, insulated from each other which rotates to connect each section of the armature in turn (in a motor) or to the external current (in a dynamo)?
Which of these countries became independent from Britain on 9 December 1961?