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Daily Quiz #628

General Knowledge Quiz for 7 October 2010

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1

In what sport is "touché" said to signify that an opponent has scored a hit?

A
Fencing
B
Boxing
C
Darts
D
Soccer
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2

What would a joiner use to bore a hole?

A
Cummerbund and chew
B
Belt and gnaw
C
Suspender and chomp
D
Brace and bit
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3

If the numbers from 1 to 10 are multiplied by each other, what is the last number of the result?

A
0
B
5
C
1
D
8
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4

Mother Teresa is mostly associated with which of these cities?

A
Mumbai
B
Calcutta
C
Da Nang
D
Hong Kong
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5

The success of which English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982 was based on the songwriting partnership of Morrissey (vocals) and Johnny Marr (guitar), with the rhythm section of Andy Rourke (bass) and Mike Joyce (drums)?

A
Oasis
B
The Pet Shop Boys
C
Herman's Hermits
D
The Smiths
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6

Which of these was a Scottish explorer of the African continent and is credited as being the first Westerner to encounter the Niger River?

A
Mungo Jerry
B
Mungo Park
C
Hyde Park
D
Luna Park
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7

What is the capital of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?

A
St John's
B
Corner Brook West
C
Grand Falls
D
Halifax
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