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General Knowledge Quiz for 13 March 2016

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1

A type of temporary bridge, invented during World War II, was designed by Sir Donald ..

A
Bailey
B
Suspension
C
Brooklyn
D
Girder
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2

Which of these novelists was born in Sri Lanka?

A
Bryce Courtenay
B
J. M. Coetzee
C
Michael Ondaatje
D
Peter Carey
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3

What are the 26 areas called that make up The Swiss Confederation?

A
States
B
Iller
C
Cantons
D
Departments
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4

What USA national championship game, played on a Sunday, is the second-largest US food consumption day, after Thanksgiving Day?

A
America's Cup
B
Rose Bowl
C
Super Bowl
D
The Commissioner's Trophy
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5

Joanna Koerten (1650-1715) in the Netherlands was sought after for what?

A
Study in genetics of plant reproduction
B
Practising witchcraft
C
Painting and paper-cut art
D
Poetry
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6

Which of these is a disease affecting poultry?

A
Roup
B
Croup
C
Rope
D
Pour
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7

What forces were involved in the Battle of Omdurman 1898?

A
British and the Sudanese Mahdi
B
British and Egyptian
C
Egyptian and the Sudanese Mahdi
D
British and French
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