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General Knowledge Quiz for 13 May 2017

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1

Charles Sands (USA), Margaret Abbot (USA) and George Lyon (Canada) were winners in what Olympic sport at the 1900 and 1904 games?

A
Golf
B
Bowls
C
High Jump
D
Synchronised swimming
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2

Which was a musical instrument used by NZ group From Scratch in records they released 1985-7?

A
Tuned PVC pipes
B
Tea chest bass
C
Tuned oil drums
D
Gourd flutes
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3

Where was the Yushin Constitution introduced in 1972, dramatically increasing presidential powers in the area and creating a virtual dictatorship?

A
Taiwan
B
South Vietnam
C
Mongolia
D
South Korea
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4

When Alger Hiss, an official involved in the establishment of the United Nations was accused of having been a communist and then of being a Soviet spy, and took a defamation case against his accuser, of what was he convicted in 1950?

A
Treason
B
Perjury
C
Homicide
D
Espionage
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5

Death Valley is in which state of the USA?

A
Texas
B
Vermont
C
California
D
Louisiana
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6

What is a grommet?

A
A ring, usually made of rubber, placed in a hole
B
A dog in an animated series
C
NASA slang for a space shuttle
D
Old English for a cesspool
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7

Which is a lammergeier's normal habitat?

A
Greenland
B
The Andes Mountains in Peru
C
New Zealand
D
Ethiopian highlands
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