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Daily Quiz #1405

General Knowledge Quiz for 22 November 2012

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1

"Pulmonary" refers to which organ?

A
Spleen
B
Lungs
C
Heart
D
Liver
Select from the options above.
2

Gibraltar was ceded to the UK by Spain in 1713 and although now semi-autonomous is still under UK government; it has been a strategic advantage to the UK at a number of times, which is NOT one of these?

A
prior to the Battle of Trafalgar 1805
B
during the Spanish Civil War 1820-23
C
during the Crimean War 1854-56
D
following the opening of the Suez Canal 1869
Select from the options above.
3

Who was known in the 1991 Gulf War as "Stormin' Norman"?

A
General Schwarzkopf
B
George H W Bush
C
Colin Powell
D
Mohamed Hussein Tantawi
Select from the options above.
4

What does the "D" stand for in the acronym "PDA", that refers to a small computer that has the ability to connect to the internet?

A
Drumkit
B
Digital
C
Devolved
D
Dissolute
Select from the options above.
5

Who of these is supposedly buried in the town of Santiago de Compostela, in North Western Spain?

A
Don Quixote
B
St James
C
Davy Crockett
D
El Cordobes
Select from the options above.
6

Who is being spoken about with the Shakespearean line "Frailty, thy name is woman"?

A
Juliet
B
Lady Macbeth
C
Hamlet's mother
D
Goneril
Select from the options above.
7

Which of these, in the 1967 AFL season, became the first quarterback to pass more than 4,000 yards in a season?

A
Louis Armstrong
B
Ben Casey
C
Ken Rosewall
D
Joe Namath
Select from the options above.
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