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General Knowledge Quiz for 26 February 2013

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In what year did Sweden change its laws to allow a woman to inherit the throne, USSR stage its first rock festival, the border officially re-open between Spain and Gibraltar, Iceland democratically elect its first woman president, and the 10.14 mile (16.32km) long St Gotthard Road Tunnel open in Switzerland?

A
1990
B
1970
C
1987
D
1980
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2

Which of these is a migratory bird?

A
Goforit
B
Quick
C
Speedy
D
Swift
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3

Held annually since 1923 which is the oldest active endurance race for sports cars?

A
Indianapolis 500
B
24 Hours of Le Mans
C
24 Hours of Daytona
D
12 Hours of Sebring
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4

What does the word "lambada" refer to?

A
A make of car that used to be made in Czechoslovakia
B
A moped
C
A dance from Brazil
D
A disease of young sheep
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5

What are the Russian steppes?

A
River deltas
B
Volcanic islands
C
Freshwater marshes
D
Treeless plains
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6

Which is the youngest of these New Zealand actresses ?

A
Keisha Castle-Hughes
B
Melanie Lynskey
C
Anna Paquin
D
Kerry Fox
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7

Which of these characters appears last in the film musical "The Sound of Music"?

A
Rolf
B
Baroness Elsa Schraeder
C
Liesl
D
Captain von Trapp
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