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Daily Quiz #1032

General Knowledge Quiz for 15 November 2011

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1

The Tyrol is a region in which mountain range?

A
Pyrenees
B
Alps
C
Rockies
D
Andes
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2

In which 2001 film is the death of Sir William McCordle, Bt (played by Sir Michael Gambon) investigated by Inspector Thomson (Stephen Fry) and Constable Dexter (Ron Webster)?

A
Moulin Rouge!
B
Death On The Nile
C
The Mask
D
Gosford Park
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3

What are the young of a frog called?

A
Tadpole
B
Maypole
C
Tenfitpole
D
Beanpole
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4

Which of these is a medieval wind instrument related to the trumpet?

A
Clavichord
B
Cetra
C
Oud
D
Clarion
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5

Which of these is an American jazz musician best known for playing the saxophone?

A
Charlie Parker
B
Ray Brown
C
Milt Jackson
D
Shelly Manne
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6

Which Soviet gymnast won the most medals in her career?

A
Larissa Latynina
B
Nelli Kim
C
Olga Korbut
D
Ludmilla Tourischeva
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7

What was the name of the 1571 sea battle when a fleet of the Holy League, a coalition of Spain (including Naples, Sicily and Sardinia), the Republic of Venice, the Papacy, the Republic of Genoa, the Duchy of Savoy, the Knights Hospitaller and others, decisively defeated the main fleet of the Ottoman Empire?

A
The Battle of Lepanto
B
The Battle of Trafalgar
C
The Battle of Omdurman
D
The Battle of the Coral Sea
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