Daily Quiz #2682
When British explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton led an expedition 1914-17, in the course of which his men spent time on Elephant Island, what was the aim of the expedition?
Which African American athlete's career included causing particular annoyance to Adolf Hitler?
What name is given to a chemical compound in which water combines with other substances without alteration of the arrangement of the atoms in the water?
What is the branch of the Mediterranean Sea between Italy and the Balkans, with ports such as Bari, Venice, and Trieste?
"It was a dark and stormy night", the "standard" for hackneyed writing, was the opening line of a novel by whom?
In the nursery rhyme, a carving knife was used for amputation on who?
What fictitious national park was the setting for the 1960s TV series "Skippy the Bush Kangaroo"?