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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 December 2017

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1

What is the product of a score and a baker's dozen?

A
260
B
130
C
240
D
33
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2

Who, through his company, owns copyright to all the songs written by Buddy Holly, and publishing rights to the musicals "Guys and Dolls", "A Chorus Line" and "Grease"?

A
Andrew Lloyd Webber
B
Stephen Sondheim
C
Paul McCartney
D
Tim Rica
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3

In what country is the active volcano, Popocat├ępetl?

A
Panama
B
Ecuador
C
Mexico
D
Venezuela
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4

What are understood to have been among the charges laid against the Gang of Four in 1981?

A
Usurpation of state power and party leadership, and the persecution of about 750,000 people
B
Planning to assassinate Mao Zedong
C
Mass burnings of Mao Zedong's Red Book
D
Expressing criticism of Hua Guofeng, at the time General Secretary of the Central Committee
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5

How many adjectives are there in the following sentence: "The tall old man in a smart black suit hit the little green car with a long red stick"?

A
6
B
8
C
4
D
2
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6

Which of these is a card game?

A
Bridge
B
Over
C
Troubled
D
Water
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7

What was the name of the literary coterie that met regularly around 1750 that included Mrs Vesey, Mrs Ord, Mrs Elizabeth Montagu, Elizabeth Carter, Mrs Hester Chapone and Benjamin Stillingfleet?

A
The Stillingfleet girls
B
Blue stockings
C
The Bloomsbury Group
D
The Chelsea Set
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