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Daily Quiz #3310

General Knowledge Quiz for 9 February 2018

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1

Which 16th century dramatist wrote plays for the Earl of Nottingham's company?

A
Alan Ayckbourn
B
William Wycherley
C
Oliver Goldsmith
D
Christopher Marlowe
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2

In British and Irish media who or what is "Dave"?

A
A channel owned by UKTV, which is available in the United Kingdom and Ireland
B
The part of the cloud where journalists' research is stored
C
"The man in the street"
D
The name of an as yet unreleased story or article
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3

It is generally believed that which Ancient Roman festival, an archaic rite connected to fertility observed from 13 to 15 February, was converted by the Roman Catholic Church to honour the Virgin Mary which in turn became St Valentine's day?

A
Lupercalia
B
Saturnalia
C
Equirria
D
Opiconsivia
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4

John F. Kennedy International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and LaGuardia Airport all serve which city?

A
New York
B
Chicago
C
Los Angeles
D
Nevada
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5

When did Hawaii become a state of the USA?

A
1893
B
1959
C
1898
D
1778
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6

Who was the All Black (New Zealand rugby) captain to have been inducted into the IRB Hall of Fame (now the World Rugby Hall of Fame) in 2007, the year after the Hall was established?

A
Wilson Whineray
B
George Nepia
C
Jonah Lomu
D
Colin Meads
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7

Which of these is almost the world's largest moth?

A
Peppered moth
B
Madagascan Sunset moth
C
Death's-head hawkmoth
D
Atlas moth
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