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Daily Quiz #1449

General Knowledge Quiz for 5 January 2013

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1

In marine or naval terminology, what is special about dog watches?

A
They are over 6 hours long
B
They are 2 hours long
C
They are really early in the morning
D
They take place at night
Select from the options above.
2

In motor racing, what are "slicks"?

A
Tyres
B
Pistons
C
Steering wheels
D
Gearboxes
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3

Which of these is a name for a fear of flying?

A
Pteromechanophobia
B
Haemophobia
C
Cynophobia
D
Mysophobia
Select from the options above.
4

Which of these could be described as a potentate?

A
Linda Lovelace
B
Tsar of Russia
C
Viagara
D
Casanova
Select from the options above.
5

Serengeti National Park is mainly in which country?

A
Egypt
B
Tanzania
C
South Africa
D
Namibia
Select from the options above.
6

In which US Senate election were all senators popularly elected for the first time?

A
1812
B
1776
C
1650
D
1914
Select from the options above.
7

Which of these was published last?

A
Treasure Island
B
Alice In Wonderland
C
Twelfth Night
D
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Select from the options above.
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