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Daily Quiz #2951

General Knowledge Quiz for Wednesday, 15 February 2017

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1

In "Through the Looking Glass", Alice uses a mirror to read which poem?

A
The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner
B
Jabberwocky
C
Paradise Lost
D
Hiawatha
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2

Who led the first expedition that reached the South Pole?

A
Ron Richards
B
Roald Dahl
C
Roald Amundsen
D
Ronnie Corbett
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3

After watching US president Barack Obama giving a speech, David Letterman commented that it was nice to have a president who could pronounce which word?

A
Disarmament
B
Hurricane
C
Iraq
D
Nuclear
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4

Which of these is a female whale?

A
Sow
B
Cow
C
Pow
D
Dhow
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5

How many nouns are there in the following sentence: "Andrew gave his son a toy to play with"?

A
3
B
4
C
2
D
5
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6

Where is "The Royal Tennis Court", a "real tennis" court built originally for Cardinal Wolsey and favoured by Henry VIII of England who played there from 1528, that is still home to an active "real tennis" club?

Note: This question was updated in June 2022
A
Wimbledon
B
Buckingham Palace
C
Hampton Court
D
Kensington Palace
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7

Where are Southampton Island and the King George Islands?

A
Tasman Sea, Australia
B
Gulf of St Lawrence, Canada
C
English Channel
D
Hudson Bay, Canada
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