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General Knowledge Quiz for 14 May 2016

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1

Where did Colonel James Bowie and Davy Crockett die fighting Mexican forces?

A
Fort Sumter
B
Little Big Horn
C
Alamo
D
Gettysberg
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2

A punnet is used as what in relationship to strawberries and other soft fruit?

A
Seed tray
B
Icing
C
Mincer
D
Container
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3

At which cricket ground, in 1953, did England win the Ashes for the first time since 1933?

A
Lords
B
The Oval
C
MCG
D
Wimbledon
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4

Which famous Ramone was never one of "The Ramones"?

A
Johnny
B
Joey
C
Dee Dee
D
Phil
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5

Where is Iraq's main port?

A
Baghdad
B
Basrah
C
Al-Shuwaikh
D
Aqaba
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6

Which American novelist, poet and painter, a major figure of the Beat Generation who affected popular culture as well as literature, shot his wife in Mexico in 1951?

A
Allen Ginsberg
B
Jack Kerouac
C
William Burroughs
D
Brion Gysin
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7

What type of creature is a taipan?

A
Bird
B
Frog
C
Snake
D
Monkey
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