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General Knowledge Quiz for 9 August 2010

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1

The Drake Equation calculates the potential number of what?

A
Extraterrestrial civilizations in the Milky Way
B
Fish in any defined area of ocean
C
Safe harbours on any section of sea
D
Species of animals in the world
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2

Which biblical personality was called Jekuthiel, Heber, Jered, Avi Zanoah, Avi Gedor, Avi Soco, Shemaiah ben Nethanel, Toviah, Levi, Heman, Mechoqeiq and Ehl Gav Ish?

A
Jonah
B
Joshua
C
Moses
D
Daniel
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3

The Galapagos Islands belong to which country?

A
Mexico
B
Argentina
C
Ecuador
D
Spain
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4

Which of these is an event in Olympic weightlifting?

A
Clean and jerk
B
Smash and grab
C
Push and shove
D
Put and take
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5

Who composed the music for the musical "Chess"?

A
Richard Rodgers
B
Andrew Lloyd Webber
C
Lionel Bart
D
Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson
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6

Henry Ford established a car factory in which city which became the centre of the motor vehicle manufacturing industry in the USA?

A
Detroit
B
Dallas
C
Jersey City
D
Miami
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7

Jacqueline du Pré was famous for playing what instrument?

A
Piccolo
B
Kazoo
C
Tuba
D
Cello
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