Daily Quiz #642
Which of these is an epic film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe as General Maximus Decimus Meridius, who is captured and enslaved and rises through the ranks of the gladiatorial arena to avenge the murder of his family and his Emperor that won five Academy Awards in 2000?
What is a cord of wood?
Which of earth's oceans holds the most water?
Which city was hit by a 7.5 Mw earthquake about 160 km northeast of it, centred in the Motagua Fault, on 4 February 1976 at 3.01 am, local time, killing 23,000 and injuring 76,000?
What name is given to a spasm of the diaphragm muscle caused by indigestion, intoxication or some forms of pleurisy?
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone caused controversy in July 2009 by praising whom because he "got things done"?
What country hosted the inaugural World Cup tournament in 1930 organised by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), in which 13 nations took part: 7 from South America, 4 from Europe and 2 from North America?