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General Knowledge Quiz for 4 March 2016

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1

Who was Hugh Grant's female co-star in the film "Music and Lyrics"?

A
Courtney Cox
B
Jodie Foster
C
Samantha Eggar
D
Drew Barrymore
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2

What is someone waving in a well-known music hall song, "The boy I love is ... a'wavin' of his ..."?

A
Handkerchee
B
Hat
C
Posy
D
Hand
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3

What is a saltire?

A
Type of terracotta tile
B
Cliff-growing fleshy plant
C
Angled cross used in heraldry
D
Type of flip in gymnastics
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4

What is the next number in this sequence: 4; 16; 256; 65,536?

A
9,244,967,629
B
4,296,967,294
C
4,294,967,296
D
14,294,967,296
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5

At the Ouray Ice Festival 2016, the international sheer mountain climbing competition was won by Ryan Vachon, Colorado: what determined the win?

A
His technique was judged the best
B
He finished the course in the shortest time
C
He was the only contestant to finish the course
D
He was the only one not to lose a vital piece of equipment
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6

Which is closest to the prevailing climate in Mongolia?

A
Humid
B
Dry
C
Wet
D
Temperate
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7

What object, containing 14 lines of hieroglyphs, 32 of demotic and 54 of Greek, was a key to deciphering writing from ancient Egypt?

A
Dead Sea Scrolls
B
Runic Cube
C
Rosetta Stone
D
Parchment Farm
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