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General Knowledge Quiz for 31 July 2016

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1

What won the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature in 2000?

A
"The Folk Keeper" by Franny Billingsley
B
"The Crystal Cave" by Mary Stewart
C
"Stardust" by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Charles Vess
D
"Tamsin" by Peter S. Beagle
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2

Matricide takes place when ... ?

A
Someone kills their mother
B
A woman kills her child
C
Someone is killed while lying in bed
D
A carpet is used to smother someone
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3

Who was physician to James I and Charles I, and whose chief discovery was to describe completely and in detail the systemic circulation and properties of blood being pumped to the brain and body by the heart, which he published in 1628?

A
William Harvey
B
Henry Gray
C
John Snow
D
Edward Jenner
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4

The lyrics of which song were inspired by the successful American defence of Fort McHenry in September 1814?

A
My Country 'Tis Of Thee
B
The Star-Spangled Banner
C
Hail To The Chief
D
This Land Is Your Land
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5

Where is the highest point in the British Isles?

A
Hampstead Heath
B
Ben Johnson
C
Norfolk Broads
D
Ben Nevis
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6

How many overs are played in Twenty20 cricket match?

A
50
B
20
C
400
D
40 (20 per side)
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7

Where did an icthyosaurus live?

A
Sea
B
Air
C
Trees
D
Burrows
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