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General Knowledge Quiz for 31 January 2013

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1

Who wrote the opera "Pagliacci"?

A
Leoncavallo
B
Rossini
C
Puccini
D
Bizet
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2

What is the name of the Hobbit who carries the ring to Mordor to be destroyed?

A
Strider
B
Elrond
C
Frodo
D
Peregrin Took
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3

The era of political liberalisation in Czechoslovakia in 1968 was called what?

A
Svoboda Times
B
Dubček's Summer
C
Wenceslas Winter
D
Prague Spring
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4

A doping scandal in 2012 involving Lance Armstrong relates to which sport?

A
Basketball
B
Swimming
C
Cycling
D
Marathon running
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5

The Wash is an English estuary which opens to which body of water?

A
Irish Sea
B
North Sea
C
English Channel
D
Scapa Flow
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6

What is the engineering term for the slope of a structure, slightly out of the vertical?

A
Batter
B
Slide
C
Fletch
D
Strom
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7

What is the Hebrew word for the holocaust?

A
Porajmos
B
Hanukkah
C
Shoah
D
Meds Yeghern
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