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General Knowledge Quiz for 24 May 2016

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1

Which of these is a theory about the creation of the universe?

A
Big boobs
B
Big Ben
C
Big Bertha
D
Big bang
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2

Which ship, the largest and fastest in the world, with steam turbine propulsion, then a revolutionary development in ocean liner design, was launched on 20 September 1906?

A
Mauretania
B
Great Britain
C
Titanic
D
Great Eastern
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3

Who was the leader of the band playing at the Palomar Ballroom, Los Angeles, in August 1935, when the "Jitterbug" became a new dance craze?

A
Louis Armstrong
B
Joe Venuti
C
Benny Goodman
D
Stéphane Grappelli
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4

Who or what is the Medusa, whose glance was said to turn anyone who met it to stone?

A
Titan
B
Gorgon
C
Cyclops
D
A god
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5

What is the capital of the province of Ontario, Canada?

A
Windsor
B
Ottawa
C
Toronto
D
London
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6

What is the lead character in Coppélia, a sentimental comic ballet by Léo Délibes?

A
Dress maker
B
Fairy
C
Doll
D
Dog trainer
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7

In what year did clubs in the first division of the English Football League, founded in 1888, break away and found the Premier League?

A
2000
B
1901
C
1992
D
1984
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