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Daily Quiz #595

General Knowledge Quiz for 4 September 2010

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James, son of Mary Queen of Scots (who was executed for treason during the reign of Elizabeth I) was the first to use which title?

A
King of Great Britain
B
Defender of the Faith
C
Prince of Wales
D
Black Watch
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2

Which American legal TV drama-comedy (2004 to 2008), a spin-off of "The Practice", followed the exploits of attorneys at Crane, Poole & Schmidt?

A
Boston Public
B
Boston Legal
C
LA Law
D
Law & Order
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3

What is the first geological period of the Paleozoic era?

A
Cumbrian
B
Cambrian
C
Umbrian
D
Lifeobrian
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4

Where is the Hedingley Cricket Ground?

A
Leeds
B
Hong Kong
C
Calcutta
D
Melbourne
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5

What is the name for cake and ice cream cooked quickly in a meringue?

A
Fried Kentucky
B
Boiled Nebraska
C
Grilled Boston
D
Baked Alaska
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6

Where is the British Royal Yacht "Britannia", decommissioned in 1997, permanently moored as a visitor attraction?

A
The Thames, London, England
B
Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
C
Convention Centre, Birmingham, England
D
The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
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7

Which of these countries proclaimed itself a republic on 11 February 1873, following the abdication of Amadeo?

A
France
B
Spain
C
Brazil
D
Austria
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