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Daily Quiz #1166

General Knowledge Quiz for 28 March 2012

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1

Which British sprinter returned to competition in 2006 after a 2 year absence due to doping offences?

A
Jason Gardener
B
Dougie Walker
C
Jason Livingston
D
Dwain Chambers
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2

Which of these is a resort in Italy?

A
Menton
B
Monte Carlo
C
Rimini
D
Corfu
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3

Sir Mortimer Wheeler was famous in which field?

A
Painting
B
Archaeology
C
Archery
D
Fox hunting
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4

What fictional newspaper was edited by Perry White?

A
The Daily Planet
B
The Daily Bugle
C
The Observer
D
The Trumpet
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5

The "Little Rock Nine" incident of 1957 in Arkansas concerned what event?

A
The beating of a jazz group, who were playing very late at night, by their neighbours
B
The finding by a group of geologists of a special rock formation
C
The protest by nine school children over reduced availability of their favourite sweet
D
The refusal by the state of Arkansas to honour a Federal court order to integrate schools
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6

What was the name most often used for the tower at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London?

A
The Monument
B
The Wren Campanile
C
Victoria Tower
D
St Stephen's Tower
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7

What is the scientific study of insects?

A
Ethnology
B
Etymology
C
Entomology
D
Embryology
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