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Daily Quiz #1147

General Knowledge Quiz for 9 March 2012

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1

Wynton Marsalis is known for playing what type of music?

A
Jazz
B
Folk
C
Heavy metal
D
Country and Western
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2

What was the last act of the Live 8 performance in Philadelphia on 2 July 2005?

A
Bob Dylan with "Blowin' in the Wind"
B
Stevie Wonder with "Superstition"
C
CCR with "Proud Mary"
D
Bruce Springsteen with "Born to Run"
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3

With what group are Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton associated?

A
The Black Panther Party
B
Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band
C
Committee to Re-elect the President (CREEP)
D
The Manson Family
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4

Which of these is a perennial thistle originating in southern Europe around the Mediterranean, the flowers of which develop in a large head from an edible bud?

A
Artillery
B
Art nouveau
C
Artgarfunkel
D
Artichoke
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5

Which game has the advertising tagline "The Game of Quick Draw"?

A
Paintball
B
Gunfight at the OK Corral
C
Pictionary
D
Canasta
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6

Which of these is a city on the Bosphorus that is considered to be part of both Asia and Europe?

A
Istanbul
B
Beirut
C
Ankara
D
Gallipoli
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7

Which of these words means "a military display"?

A
Collage
B
Tapestry
C
Applique
D
Tattoo
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