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Daily Quiz #1367

General Knowledge Quiz for 15 October 2012

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1

The mountains called the Grampians are in which of these countries?

A
England
B
Wales
C
Scotland
D
Ireland
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2

In 1961 US President John F Kennedy negotiated for the release of the 1,189 survivors out of 1,500 men directed and trained by the USA who had tried to invade which country?

A
Cuba
B
Greece
C
Guatemala
D
Russia
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3

What is the name for an angle greater than 180 degrees and less than 360 degrees?

A
Acute
B
Reflex
C
Scalene
D
Isosceles
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4

Since its debut in the UK in 1998, international versions of which TV programme have spawned in over a hundred countries, more than any other game show?

A
Pop Idol
B
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
C
Whose Line is it Anyway
D
The Price is Right
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5

Alfred Brendel is mostly associated with what instrument?

A
Piano
B
Cello
C
Guitar
D
Violin
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6

Which of these activities is assisted by having the art of legerdemain?

A
Cooking
B
Sewing
C
Performing magic tricks
D
Playing a stringed instrument
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7

Which of these is a weightlifter who won Olympic golds in 1992 (Barcelona) in the – 90 kg class, 1996 (Atlanta) in the – 99 kg class and 2000 (Sydney) in the – 94 kg class?

A
Koo Stark
B
Kakhi Kakhiashvili
C
Karen Carpenter
D
Kim Kardashian
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