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General Knowledge Quiz for 14 October 2016

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In 1936 Austrian Josef Bradl did what, and christened a new sport which had World Championships by 1972?

A
Jumped successfully in a wingsuit from the Eiffel Tower
B
Did an ollie on a narrow plank on wheels
C
Landed a ski jump of more than 100 m
D
Crossed the English Channel in a canvas boat powered by a kite
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2

The Mississippi River is on what continent?

A
North America
B
Europe
C
Australia
D
Antarctica
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3

Which new year has ever started on 16 July?

A
Maori
B
Jewish
C
Islamic
D
Chinese
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4

Which 2007 Italian drama film directed by Daniele Luchetti is based on Antonio Pennacchi's novel?

A
My Brother Is An Only Child
B
Juke box
C
Ginger and Cinnamon
D
Hide the Salami
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5

What test is the character played by Domnhall Gleeson asked to administer to the android in the film "Ex Machina"?

A
Stamford Biunet test
B
Rorschach test
C
IQ test
D
Turing test
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6

Which of these is a sulphide of mercury?

A
Cinnabar
B
Cinnamon
C
Cineraria
D
Cincinnatus
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7

Which British monarch was the first to celebrate a diamond jubilee?

A
Victoria
B
Elizabeth II
C
Elizabeth I
D
George V
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