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Daily Quiz #865

General Knowledge Quiz for 1 June 2011

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1

Which wonder of the ancient world was at Olympia?

A
Pyramid
B
Temple of Artemis
C
Hanging gardens
D
Statue of Zeus
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2

Which professional boxer from the USA, a multiple world champion in both the cruiserweight and heavyweight divisions between 1986 and 2001, was nicknamed "The Real Deal"?

A
Mike Tyson
B
Evander Holyfield
C
Sugar Ray Leonard
D
Kevin Barry
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3

A lodestone or loadstone is a piece of the mineral magnetite which has what property?

A
It crumbles easily
B
It is naturally magnetised
C
It absorbs water
D
It dissolves in water
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4

The British version of the TV series "The Office", is set where?

A
Cheltenham
B
Scranton
C
Slough
D
Manchester
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5

Who was elected Mayor of New York City in 2001?

A
Hilary Clinton
B
Mark J. Green
C
Rudy Giuliani
D
Michael Bloomberg
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6

Which of these phrases describes theft by breaking a shop window?

A
Put and take
B
Clean and jerk
C
Push and shove
D
Smash and grab
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7

Which of these bodies of water goes to the greatest depth?

A
Lake Erie
B
Lake Michigan
C
Lake Superior
D
Lake Huron
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