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General Knowledge Quiz for 14 February 2017

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What Royal residence in London, originally part of St James's Palace, was used as the London residence of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh from 1949 to 1952?

A
Hampton Court
B
Kensington Palace
C
Balmoral
D
Clarence House
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2

What name is given to a section of the Alps located mostly in the province of Belluno, and extending into the provinces of Bolzano-Bozen and Trento?

A
The Dolomites
B
The Pyrenees
C
The Andes
D
The Caucasus
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3

What is the name for a condition of decay in timber caused by attacks of fungi?

A
Rotation
B
Mushrooming
C
Toad in the hole
D
Dry rot
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4

Which of these is not a hippocampus?

A
Part of the brain
B
Stables
C
A sea horse
D
A sea monster
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5

Who used the pseudonym "Bab"?

A
Gerard Manley Hopkins
B
Charles Dickens
C
Tim Rice
D
W S Gilbert
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6

What series of 29 British films made between 1958 and 1978 were made by a collection of actors including Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, and Kenneth Connor?

A
Harry Palmer
B
James Bond
C
Carry On …
D
Doctor Who
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7

Which is closest to the number of curves provided in national and international bobsleigh courses?

A
30
B
4
C
A continuous curve
D
15
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