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Daily Quiz #1836

General Knowledge Quiz for 27 January 2014

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1

What process concerns the passage of food through the human body?

A
Peristalsis
B
Photosynthesis
C
Paralysis
D
Carcinogenesis
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2

What type of building in the Roman forum, the largest of its type there, was called "Julia"?

A
Hippodrome
B
Basilica
C
Military parade ground
D
Theatre
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3

The highest measured waterfall in North America, among the highest 7 in the world, is in California and is known as what?

A
Ribbon Fall
B
Yosemite Falls
C
Nevada Fall
D
Bridalveil Fall
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4

What style of French painting, influenced by Flemish and Dutch Baroque and Italian styles, with schools developed around Caravaggio and Peter Paul Rubens, was practised by Georges de la Tour, Simon Vouet, and the Le Nain brothers?

A
Renaissance
B
Louis XIII
C
Pre-Raphaelite
D
Impressionist
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5

In Britain, when was the Football Association formed to draw up the rules of Association Football (soccer)?

A
1863
B
1756
C
1793
D
1824
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6

On the buttons of a VCR or DVD player, what does the sign in the shape of a double right pointing arrow mean?

A
Play
B
Eject
C
Stop
D
Fast forward
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7

Who commited suicide after she was abandoned by Aeneas?

A
Dido
B
Lady Ga Ga
C
Madonna
D
Rihanna
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