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Daily Quiz #1597

General Knowledge Quiz for 2 June 2013

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1

Which of these is a line of mobile e-mail and smartphone devices developed by a Canadian company?

A
Raspberry Pi
B
Roddenberry
C
Burberry
D
BlackBerry
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2

What was the occupation of Anna Lindh, who was assassinated in 2003 while shopping in the ladies' department at the Nordiska Kompaniet store in Stockholm?

A
Politician
B
Journalist
C
Nuclear physicist
D
Arms dealer
Select from the options above.
3

Nicotine is named after the tobacco plant Nicotiana tabacum. Who did the plant get its name from?

A
Saint Nicholas
B
Jean Nicot de Villemain
C
Nico (Christa Päffgen)
D
Tsar Nicholas I
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4

Which of these is on the English Channel?

A
Eddystone Lighthouse
B
Hilbre Island Lighthouse
C
Cromer Lighthouse
D
Bell Rock Lighthouse
Select from the options above.
5

Where, in 2011 and since, is a major gathering place in Egypt for expressing protest?

A
The Circle
B
Bermuda Triangle
C
Dunedin Octagon
D
Tahrir Square
Select from the options above.
6

In water skiing as a competitive sport who, apart from the skier and a person to pull them, is needed?

A
Spare person available to drive whatever is pulling
B
Boat technician
C
Spotter
D
None
Select from the options above.
7

Patrick Cox is known as a designer of what?

A
Multi-storey shopping malls
B
Large Anglican churches
C
Shoes, leather goods and accessories
D
Hats with feathers
Select from the options above.
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