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Daily Quiz #1471

General Knowledge Quiz for 27 January 2013

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What branch of anthropology compares and analyses the origins, distribution, technology, religion, language, and social structure of the ethnic, racial, and/or national divisions of humanity?

A
Embryology
B
Entomology
C
Etymology
D
Ethnology
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2

What island, 1 mile from Manhattan, which has been used by the army as an isolation centre for infectious diseases (such as typhoid and TB) and as a drug rehabiltation centre, is now deserted?

A
Ellis Island
B
Rikers Island
C
Bedloe's Island
D
North Brother Island
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3

Which of these is an American football team based in Dallas?

A
Barça
B
Cowboys
C
Hibernian
D
Galaxy
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4

Who designed both the obverse and reverse of the twenty-dollar gold coin, or double eagle, produced by the US Mint from 1907 to 1933?

A
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
B
George Segal
C
Jack Kershaw
D
Samuel Murray
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5

What is the name of the cooperation between the USA and Mexico and countries of Central America, with the aim of combating the threats of drug trafficking, transnational organized crime and money laundering?

A
Miranda warning
B
Mérida Initiative
C
The CAMUS Pact
D
Hinomo
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6

Which of these people was born Nicholas Coppola?

A
Nicolaus Copernicus
B
Nicholas Cage
C
Frank Capra
D
JJ Cale
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7

What machine carries food vertically between kitchen and dining room?

A
Stupid sommelier
B
Dumb waiter
C
Idiot maître d'
D
Demented sous chef
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