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Daily Quiz #1968

General Knowledge Quiz for 8 June 2014

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1

Which of these is a republic?

A
Sweden
B
Egypt
C
UK
D
Monaco
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2

Which of these is used to measure energy?

A
Calorie
B
Pascal
C
Are
D
Gram
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3

What is the name for a carriage drawn by a team of four horses having the reins rigged in such a way that it can be driven by a single driver?

A
Four of a kind
B
Double tandem
C
Quattro
D
Four-in-hand
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4

Leon Trotsky, who had been Russia's foreign secretary from 1918 under Lenin, was exiled to Siberia in 1927 after Lenin's death. How did he die?

A
Shot by Russian forces as a spy, 1944
B
Worked to death in a gulag, 1931
C
Assassinated in Mexico, 1940
D
Shot while defending Stalingrad,1944
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5

The Joad family appear in which novel and 1940 film directed by John Ford?

A
The Railway Children
B
Huckleberry Finn
C
Pickwick Papers
D
The Grapes of Wrath
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6

What was the final score of the USA vs. RUSSIA men's ice hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 14, 2014?

A
Russia: 3 USA: 2
B
Russia: 3 USA: 4
C
Russia: 2 USA: 3
D
Russia: 2 USA: 1
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7

Which name is associated with the IT developments which grew into Apple?

A
Careers
B
Jobs
C
Positions
D
Roles
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