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General Knowledge Quiz for 5 June 2016

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1

Who created the character of Harold C. "Rabbit" Angstrom who appears in the stories "Rabbit, Run", "Rabbit Redux", "Rabbit Is Rich", "Rabbit at Rest" and "Rabbit Remembered"?

A
Len Deighton
B
Beatrix Potter
C
John Updike
D
Ernest Hemingway
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2

Which of these is NOT one of the five boroughs of New York City?

A
The Bronx
B
Staten Island
C
Long Island
D
Manhattan
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3

What was highlighted in 2016 as a possible result of a pregnant woman's being infected with the zika virus?

A
Restricted cranium size, and brain development, in the baby in the womb
B
Miscarriage
C
An abnormally large baby
D
A baby with a cleft palate
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4

What is the word for the minimum number of people necessary to formally constitute a meeting?

A
Kangaroo Court
B
Quorum
C
Agendum
D
Quern
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5

Which of the following have never been Prime Minister of Great Britain?

A
Arthur Wellesley,1st Duke of Wellington
B
Sir Robert Walpole
C
Spencer Perceval
D
William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley
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6

Which of these was painted first?

A
"Nighthawks" by Edward Hopper
B
"The Dream" by Henri Rousseau
C
"The Hay Wain" by John Constable
D
"The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living" by Damien Hirst
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7

In what sport could male competitors, from 1968 to 1985, be awarded the Air Canada Silver Broom trophy?

A
Cricket
B
Beach Volleyball
C
Water polo
D
Curling
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