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General Knowledge Quiz for 19 August 2013

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1

Which bird became extinct in the 17th century?

A
Liverpool Pigeon
B
Great Auk
C
Colombian Grebe
D
Dodo
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2

What song title has been recorded by Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse, Steve Winwood, Bad Company, Reel Big Fish, and Louisiana Red?

A
Eye of the Tiger
B
Valerie
C
Mondays
D
Down, down, down
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3

What relationship does T S Eliot have to toilets?

A
Pun
B
Synonym
C
Anagram
D
Simile
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4

What is the palace and fortress complex of the Moorish rulers of Granada in southern Spain constructed during the mid 14th century that occupies a hilly terrace on the southeastern border of the city of Granada, Spain?

A
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
B
Palacio de Generalife
C
The Alhambra
D
Mosque of Córdoba
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5

What was established by the Maastricht Treaty?

A
Copyright laws relating to internet software
B
Spain ceded rule over The Netherlands
C
The European Union
D
A new translation of the Christian Bible
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6

In general what is the maximum time applied to competitive eating contests, where the aim is to eat the most of some food in a set time?

A
15 minutes
B
1 hour
C
2 minutes
D
30 seconds
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7

Who wrote the books "Stark", "Gridlock", "This Other Eden", "Popcorn", "Blast from the Past", "Inconceivable", "Dead Famous", "High Society", "Past Mortem" and "The First Casualty"?

A
Michael Palin
B
Eric Idle
C
Ben Elton
D
John Cleese
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