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General Knowledge Quiz for 25 September 2014

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Which German mathematician and scientist, sometimes called the "Prince of Mathematicians", completed "Disquisitiones Arithmeticae", in 1798 at the age of 21?

A
Carl Friedrich Gauss
B
Gottfried Leibniz
C
Georg Simon Kl├╝gel
D
Alfred Kempe
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2

Which word best meets the definition "The incline of the stage floor (or the theatre floor) away from the horizontal (lower at the downstage end)"?

A
Tilt
B
Pan
C
Rake
D
Tip
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3

What is a high-powered vacuum tube that generates microwaves using the interaction of a stream of electrons with a magnetic field?

A
Cyclotron
B
Cybertron
C
Magnetron
D
Klystron
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4

Miami, Florida, sits near the southernmost point of what land form?

A
Cape
B
Island
C
Peninsula
D
Butte
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5

Who is the only NBA player to score 100 points?

A
David Robinson
B
Michael Jordan
C
Kobe Bryant
D
Wilt Chamberlain
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6

According to Greek legend, the Sirens threw themselves into the sea and turned into rocks due to the beautiful singing of whom?

A
Orpheus
B
Carreras
C
Diana
D
Jason
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7

What was the background for the UK TV series "Whitechapel"?

A
Archaeological investigation
B
Jack the Ripper
C
A history of churches in East London
D
London's art scene in the 1970s
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