Daily Quiz #1086
British engineers Isambard Kingdom Brunel and Robert Stephenson built their most impressive structures and locomotives in which century?
In the late 19th century, Jean Desbouvrie, an amateur bird trainer, persuaded the government of France to conduct a feasibility study to use what birds as messengers after early demonstrations showed that they could "home" and flew faster than pigeons?
What is Valerie Adams's profession?
How many is a baker's dozen plus a gross plus a score?
Which of these is 10% larger than France and almost twice the size of Germany or Japan?
Who wore size 9 shoes in a song, the chorus of which begins "Oh My Darling, Oh My Darling, Oh My Darling ..."?
Which of these is a plucked instrument?