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General Knowledge Quiz for 8 May 2017

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1

Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Willis starred as Madeline "Maddie" Hayes and David Addison in which TV series (1985 to 1989) that revolved around cases investigated by Blue Moon Detective Agency?

A
Daylighting
B
Moonlighting
C
Sunlighting
D
Starlighting
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2

The ancient Greeks sailed through Propontis (now known as the Sea of Marmora), to reach Pontos; what is the modern name for Pontos?

A
The Caspian Sea
B
The Aegean Sea
C
Bosphorus
D
The Black Sea
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3

Which skilled scat singer has also won 5 Emmy Awards for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, and has an honorary doctorate from the Juilliard School of Dance, Drama and Music, New York?

A
Diana Krall
B
Nancy Wilson
C
Dianne Reeves
D
Freddy Cole
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4

While most juries can only provide a verdict of "Guilty" or "Not Guilty", in which country can a jury decide "Not Proven"?

A
Wales
B
Scotland
C
Ireland
D
Canada
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5

For what is Sir Henry Bessemer famous?

A
Discovering a process for making cellophane
B
Developing a process for the manufacture of steel
C
Inventing the modern machine gun
D
Isolating the gene that determines blood type in humans
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6

What does the "G" in the World Championship CS:GO stand for?

A
Great
B
Global
C
Gormenghast
D
Grave
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7

Where in London was the first Globe Theatre built in 1599?

A
Marble Arch
B
Hammersmith
C
Charing Cross
D
Bankside, Southwark
Select from the options above.
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