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General Knowledge Quiz for 30 March 2011

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In what style of painting is small distinct dots of colour used to create the impression of a wide selection of other colors and blending, making use of the phenomenon of depicted imagery emerging from disparate points?

A
Abstract expressionism
B
Still life
C
Landscape
D
Pointillism
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2

Where was "the Aberfan Disaster" where the collapse of a colliery spoil-tip in 1966 killed 144 people, including 116 children?

A
Sweden
B
Somalia
C
Texas, USA
D
Wales
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3

Which of these people is associated with the Information Technology industry?

A
Paul Allen
B
Robert Fulton
C
Ricky Gervais
D
Fred McMurray
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4

Where is the tendon known as the hamstring?

A
In the foot
B
In the shoulder
C
Behind the tongue
D
Behind the knee
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5

Which of these African countries has the largest area?

A
South Africa
B
Kenya
C
Ghana
D
Nigeria
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6

Which of these people is most likely to use a monkey wrench?

A
Draughtsman
B
Zookeeper
C
Abbot
D
Plumber
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7

Which of these was an Australian cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time, whose career Test batting average of 99.94 is claimed to be statistically the greatest achievement in any major sport?

A
Ian Botham
B
Shane Warne
C
Stephen Fleming
D
Don Bradman
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