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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 December 2016

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1

Which number is exactly opposite 12 through the centre of a dart board?

A
11
B
15
C
17
D
2
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2

It was a co-production with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television about two mice and when it was released 1995 to 1998 it was the first animated television series to be presented in Dolby Surround; what was it?

A
The Americans
B
The Goddamn George Liquor Program
C
Fievel's American Tails
D
Pinky & the Brain
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3

According to the saying, "too many cooks ..." do what?

A
Cry over spilt milk
B
Spoil the broth
C
Save nine
D
Eat all the pies
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4

Why did Michael Gambon step into the role of Dumbledore in the third film in the Harry Potter series in 2004, replacing Richard Harris?

A
The new director took the post on condition that he could work with Gambon
B
Increasing ill health made Harris unable to commit to what was becoming a series
C
Harris died
D
Harris was committed to another film
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5

What name was given to people who believed that James II and his descendants were the rightful rulers of Britain?

A
Scots on the rocks
B
Bonny Lads
C
Charlietans
D
Jacobites
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6

Which of these is the cleaner most likely successfully to decontaminate surfaces exposed to a norovirus?

A
Sunlight
B
Vinegar
C
Soap
D
Bleach
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7

Seas and oceans make up roughly what proportion of the earth's surface?

A
50%
B
70%
C
85%
D
40%
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