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Daily Quiz #1420

General Knowledge Quiz for 7 December 2012

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1

What is the main ingredient in "yellowcake"?

A
Golf balls
B
Heroin
C
Lemon
D
Uranium
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2

"Whispering" Ted Lowe was associated with which sport?

A
Formula One
B
Cricket
C
Snooker
D
Bridge
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3

Who portrays the fictional character Captain Jack Sparrow on film?

A
Brad Pitt
B
Johnny Depp
C
Orlando Bloom
D
Viggo Mortensen
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4

Who was Indiana Jones' 11 year old Chinese sidekick in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom?

A
Short Round
B
Hop Sing
C
Cato Fong
D
Charlie Chan
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5

What is the basic design of the new state flag adopted by The Republic of the Union of Myanmar on 21 October 2010 to replace the former flag that had been in use since 1974?

A
Red, white & blue vertical stripes
B
Yellow, green & red horizontal stripes with a five-pointed white star in the middle
C
13 stars circled in a corner with 13 red and white horizontal bars
D
Red, with a green horizontal stripe through the centre
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6

Which of these was NOT a country that fought against Great Britain during the US War of Independence?

A
France
B
Finland
C
Spain
D
Netherlands
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7

What is the name of the feast day in the Western Christian calendar which occurs on 29 September to honour the defeat of Lucifer in the battle for the heavens, for which the traditional meal includes goose (a "stubble-goose", i.e. one prepared around harvest time)?

A
Apple Day
B
Lady Day
C
Whitsun
D
Michaelmas
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