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Daily Quiz #1896

General Knowledge Quiz for 28 March 2014

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1

What is the name of the chemical that naturally occurs in sheep's wool?

A
Lanolin
B
Linctus
C
Lentil
D
Linoleum
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2

Which organisation founded by Lord Baden Powell and his sister Agnes was incorporated by Charter in 1915?

A
YWCA
B
Girl's Brigade
C
Girl Guides
D
YMCA
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3

Which of these is a fortified wine that comes from the valley of the river Douro in Portugal?

A
Sherry
B
Port
C
Madeira
D
Chardonnay
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4

What is the national anthem of Vanuatu?

A
Money, Money, Money
B
Yumi, Yumi, Yumi
C
Gimme, Gimme, Gimme
D
Happy, Happy, Happy
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5

Otto Lilienthal was an inventor whose designs and practice led to the first practical what in the 1890s?

A
Helicopter
B
Propeller for powered flight
C
Steam turbine
D
Hang glider
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6

Sir Paul McCartney released an album, New, in 2013, with what as one of its distinguishing features?

A
It was the first for 6 years to consist entirely of new compositions
B
It was recorded live
C
It was recorded in Japan
D
He sings but does not play any other instrument
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7

Emilio Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Vicente Fernández, Gilberto Gil and Carlos Santana were the first 5 recipients of which award from 2000 to 2004?

A
Grammy award for Best Latin-American single
B
The Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year
C
Tony award for Best Latin-American performance
D
Oscar for Best Performance by a Latin-American
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