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General Knowledge Quiz for 7 November 2017

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In "Blade Runner 2049" (2017) a number of people reprised their original roles in "Blade Runner" (1982); this included Harrison Ford, Edward James Olmos and Sean Young, plus who else?

A
Hampton Fancher, as co-writer of the screenplay
B
Ridley Scott, as director
C
Vangelis, as composer
D
Jordan Cronenweth, as cinematographer
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2

What was one avenue the Greek organisers of the 1896 Olympics used to fund the costs and finish or build the last of the venues?

A
Mock medals
B
Commemorative stamps
C
Autobiographies of the organisers
D
Commemorative strain of wheat
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3

A hybrid bee created to boost resilience, honey production and resistance to heat, invaded what country in the Americas first?

A
Brazil
B
Panama
C
Peru
D
Uruguay
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4

What is the name of the reverse image on film, from which a photograph is printed?

A
Negative
B
Positive
C
Infinite
D
Prime
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5

Which UK television crime series (1996-now) premiered in 1996 with Amanda Burton as Dr Sam Ryan, and from 2004 has starred Emilia Fox?

A
Midsomer Murders
B
Lewis
C
Silent Witness
D
Casualty
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6

What is a "terp"?

A
An artificial mound created to give safe ground in high water
B
A contract interpreter for the military
C
An oil containing monoterpene alcohols added to a henna mix to darken the colour
D
Any of these
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7

What was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948, "as a common standard of achievements for all peoples and all nations"?

A
Declaration on the conversion to peaceful needs of the resources released by disarmament
B
Declaration of the Rights of the Child
C
Declaration on the Prohibition of the Use of Nuclear and Thermonuclear Weapons
D
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
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