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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 September 2012

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1

What name is given to sympathetic pregnancy?

A
Couvade syndrome
B
The Strabo effect
C
The Guinea symptoms
D
Coriolis effect
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2

What is the name for the pieces of wood that sit on top of cricket wickets?

A
Floats
B
Buckets
C
Sinkers
D
Bails
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3

Cerro Aconcagua in the Andes, the highest mountain in the Americas and the highest mountain outside Asia, is 112 km (70 miles) from which closest city?

A
Panama City, Panama
B
Mendoza, Argentina
C
Brazilia, Brazil
D
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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4

What country was divided at the 38th parallel in 1945?

A
UK
B
Korea
C
USA
D
Finland
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5

The Indian dish "Dopiaza" is named for the Indian word for which of these, which is an ingredient?

A
Broccoli
B
Potato
C
Spinach
D
Onion
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6

What was the name of the character played by George Clooney in the "Oceans" film series released from 19 to 19?

A
Virgil
B
Rusty
C
Linus
D
Danny
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7

In September 2010, why did Chen Xiaomei of the city of Xian announce that she was suing a cinema and film distributors of Chinese box office hit "Aftershock"?

A
Wasting her time
B
Showing the wrong cenrsorship certificate
C
Refusing her entry because of her height
D
Showing the wrong film
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