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General Knowledge Quiz for 15 December 2016

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1

What does antepenultimate mean?

A
Last
B
2nd to last
C
3rd to last
D
First
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2

The Snake River runs through Hells Canyon on the border of which two US states?

A
Utah and Colorado
B
Oregon and Washington
C
Oregon and Idaho
D
Nevada and Idaho
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3

Which of these horse races does not form part of The Triple Crown in England?

A
Epsom Derby
B
2,000 Guineas Stakes
C
1,000 Guineas Stakes
D
St. Leger Stakes
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4

What is the name of the process by which a wave motion such as light or sound is turned back on reaching a boundary between two media?

A
Referendum
B
Refraction
C
Reflation
D
Reflection
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5

What does V-J Day celebrate for USA and the UK?

A
Beethoven's music
B
Vegans and a juice diet
C
Golfer Vijay Singh's birthday
D
Japan's surrender in World War II
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6

Who was the author of the plays "The Professor's Love Story", "Quality Street", "The Admirable Crichton" and "Peter Pan"?

A
J M Barrie
B
J B Priestley
C
George Bernard Shaw
D
Oscar Wilde
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7

Which of these songs is not from The King and I?

A
I Whistle a Happy Tune
B
Hello Young Lovers
C
Tonight
D
Shall We Dance
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