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General Knowledge Quiz for 4 November 2015

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1

Which of these have never played James Bond's boss, "M"?

A
Judi Dench
B
Bernard Lee
C
Dirk Bogarde
D
Robert Brown
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2

For what did Harold Pinter receive his 2005 Nobel Prize?

A
Playwriting
B
Economic theory
C
Discovery of RNA interference - gene silencing
D
Peace initiatives in the Middle East
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3

The 16th century was a turbulent period in many areas; which of these came first?

A
Ivan the Terrible becomes Tsar
B
Council of Trent
C
Elizabeth I crowned
D
The Truce of Adrianople
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4

The song "Hark, hark, the lark at heav'n's gate sings" appears in what play"?

A
"Cymbeline" by William Shakespeare
B
"Cynthia's Revels" by Ben Jonson
C
"Dido, Queen of Carthage" by Christopher Marlowe
D
"Dido and Aeneas" by Henry Purcell
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5

Since 2005 what classification is more commonly to the astronomical body Pluto?

A
Conundrum
B
Asteroid
C
Planet
D
Dwarf planet
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6

The largest ice fields in the southern hemisphere outside Antarctica are located where?

A
Patagonia
B
Falkland Islands / Islas Malvinas
C
South Georgia
D
South Sandwich Islands
Select from the options above.
7

Which of these countries has never hosted a Summer or Winter Olympics?

A
Greece
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
Finland
Select from the options above.
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