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Daily Quiz #2110

General Knowledge Quiz for 28 October 2014

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1

Thomas Telford is associated with which field?

A
Psychology
B
Cooking
C
Engineering
D
Painting
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2

Which Nobel prize-winning British playwright died in December 2008?

A
Tennessee Williams
B
Harold Pinter
C
William Shakespeare
D
Tom Stoppard
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3

Juan Manuel Fangio, Mario Andretti, James Hunt and Niki Lauda were world champions in which sport?

A
Cycling
B
Formula One
C
Weightlifting
D
Tennis
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4

In France, which of these establishments specialises in selling meat?

A
P√Ętisserie
B
Boulangerie
C
Charcuterie
D
Brasserie
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5

What 1973 film, based on a novel by French ex-convict Henri Charrière, starred Steve McQueen & Dustin Hoffman?

A
Rain Man
B
Papillon
C
Bullitt
D
Von Ryan's Express
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6

What is an old abbreviation for Shropshire?

A
Staffs
B
Kenyon
C
Salop
D
Shrove
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7

Which of these countries is not one Marco Polo is recorded as having visited?

A
Sumatra
B
England
C
China
D
Burma
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