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General Knowledge Quiz for 4 January 2012

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1

What is physiognomy?

A
Contacting spirits by a seance
B
Determining character from bumps on the head
C
Determining character from facial features
D
Exercising on a treadmill
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2

Which of these events happened after the birth of Princess Anne, the daughter of Queen Elizabeth II?

A
Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II
B
Prince Charles born
C
Marriage of Queen Elizabeth II
D
Edward VIII abdicated
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3

What was the surname of the family who looked after Paddington Bear?

A
Brown
B
Green
C
Grey
D
Black
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4

What is another name for "mother of pearl"?

A
Nacre
B
Jet
C
Turquoise
D
Jade
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5

In Greek legend, which of these was Queen of the Amazons?

A
Bellerophon
B
Hippolyte
C
Iobates
D
Heracles
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6

In the 1930s, who was the first to win all 4 tennis Grand Slam titles?

A
Wilmer Allison
B
Jack Crawford
C
Don Budge
D
Fred Perry
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7

What is a word for a deep narrow valley?

A
Swallow
B
Choke
C
Gulp
D
Gorge
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