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General Knowledge Quiz for 29 January 2013

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1

What is known most usually in the UK as "The Sport of Kings"?

A
Billiards
B
Darts
C
Rugby Union
D
Horse racing
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2

What 17th century French playwright is still celebrated and popular for his witty satires, among them The School for Wives, The School for Husbands and The Imaginary Invalid?

A
Ibsen
B
Molière
C
Marlowe
D
Mamet
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3

Which of these words is not part of the slogan that arose during the French revolution?

A
Liberty
B
Equality
C
Charity
D
Fraternity
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4

According to Charlotte Brontë, who married Jane Eyre?

A
Mr Rochester
B
Heathcliff
C
Sir Walter Raleigh
D
Martin Chuzzlewit
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5

What is Mexico's largest commercial port?

A
Acapulco
B
Mexico City
C
Manzanillo
D
Toledo
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6

Sliced bread, advertised as "the greatest forward step in the baking industry since bread was wrapped", was first sold when?

A
1897
B
1928
C
1927
D
1931
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7

What does the parotid gland produce?

A
Adrenaline
B
Saliva
C
Masseter stimulants
D
Paraotic discharge
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