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General Knowledge Quiz for 29 February 2016

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1

Which of these is the name of a series of films starring Peter Sellers?

A
Blue Cheetah
B
Pink Panther
C
Black Cat
D
White Crocodile
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2

Where would halophiles be found?

A
Salt pans
B
Equatorial sea areas
C
Hypersaline lakes
D
Deserts
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3

Which Liverpudlian was Prime Minister of Great Britain four times in the 19th century?

A
Earl of Rosebery
B
Marquess of Salisbury
C
William Gladstone
D
Benjamin Disraeli
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4

Dayaks are native to what area?

A
Andes
B
China
C
Borneo
D
Urals
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5

What was the name given to the group of people in the English Midlands who destroyed machinery in 1811 - 1812, believing it to be the cause of their unemployment?

A
Luddites
B
Hittites
C
Mechanists
D
Tolpuddle Martyrs
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6

Where is the time signature for a piece of music written?

A
Above the stave
B
Vertically across the stave
C
Below the stave
D
As part of the title
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7

Why is a Netball court divided into thirds?

A
Different points are allocated, depending on where a ball is thrown from, through the net
B
To help referees know where they are on the court
C
To regulate where individuals of each position are allowed to move
D
Historically, netball has been played on basketball courts marked in this way
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