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Daily Quiz #1855

General Knowledge Quiz for 15 February 2014

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1

Which of these British science fiction TV programmes was the first to start transmission?

A
Doctor Who
B
The Quatermass Experiment
C
Blakes 7
D
A for Andromeda
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2

How does one tell a potentially winning cob or conker?

A
Put them in water and choose from among those that sink
B
Put them in water and choose from among those that float
C
By its colour
D
By the method and frequency with which their tree has been pruned or brutted
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3

Dili is the capital of which country?

A
Zambia
B
Sri Lanka
C
Bahrain
D
East Timor
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4

Who did George W. Bush beat for the US presidency in 2000?

A
Al Gore
B
John Kerry
C
John F. Kennedy
D
John McCain
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5

What is another name for the zodiac sign "water carrier"?

A
Aries
B
Aquarius
C
Capricorn
D
Leo
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6

What type of material is silicon?

A
Wood
B
Element
C
Compound
D
Gas
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7

When was the first message transmitted between UK and the USA by submarine telegraph cable?

A
1801
B
1866
C
1901
D
1858
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