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Daily Quiz #1676

General Knowledge Quiz for 20 August 2013

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1

US TV personality Jerry Springer was once mayor of which city?

A
Cincinatti
B
Mexico City
C
New York
D
Chicago
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2

What is the name for the reverse image on film from which a photograph is printed?

A
Negative
B
Developer
C
Fixer
D
Exposure
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3

In a curling contest an ice sheet, brooms and a specially shaped "stone" are needed, plus potentially what else?

A
Shin pads
B
Puck
C
Special unmatched shoes
D
Skates
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4

The Cullinan, a 3106.75 carat diamond, was mined where in 1905?

A
Russia
B
Transvaal
C
Australia
D
Pretoria
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5

Which of these states of the USA is the largest wheat producer?

A
Florida
B
Nevada
C
New Mexico
D
Kansas
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6

These are the last lines of which play: "All right. Not guilty." "We're ready." "All right gentlemen. Bring your coats and come along."

A
"Twelve Angry Men" by Reginald Rose
B
"A Man For All Seasons" by Robert Bolt
C
"Enemy of the People" by Henrik Ibsen
D
"Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller
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7

Which German writer, one of the key figures of the movement of Weimar Classicism in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, produced the two-part drama "Faust", numerous poems and the novel "The Sorrows of Young Werther"?

A
Hegel
B
Goethe
C
Marlowe
D
Goebbels
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