Daily Quiz #2379
What was the alliance of Eastern European nations, the counterpart of NATO, during the Cold War?
Copacabana Beach is close to which city?
In Euclidean geometry what is the definition of a triangle?
What is the generic name for all of the greater festivals of the Christian Church?
The following is an extract from what work? "Lo! where the Giant on the mountain stands, His blood-red tresses deep'ning in the sun, With death-shot glowing in his fiery hands, And eye that scorcheth all it glares upon".
What NZ thoroughbred racehorse, foaled in 1925 by the brood mare Marsa and the sire of Phar Lap, was the first horse to win both the Melbourne Cup and Cox Plate in the same year?
Which 19th century American author went to sea aged 17 in a whaler, deserted twice, was captured by cannibals and joined a man of war before writing novels such as "White Jacket" and "Billy Budd"?