Daily Quiz #3350
The first act of organised opposition to British rule after the declaration of independence by the Indian National Congress was The Satyagraha, a campaign of nonviolent protest which began with a March to Dandi in March 1930, to protest about tax on what?
Why is "Chantilly porcelain", made from 1730 to 1800 near the Château de Chantilly (Oise, France), technically an imitation porcelain?
In "The Hobbit", what type of creature was Smaug?
What device, a tool for studying astronomical phenomena, uses the fact that when a material is heated to incandescence it emits light that is characteristic of the atomic makeup of the material?
Which country has 6 time zones called Pacific, Mountain, Central, Eastern, Atlantic and Newfoundland?
What annual event, to have been held in 2008, was cancelled after al-Qaeda's murder of four French tourists on Christmas Eve in December 2007 in Mauritania?
Who was the last living survivor of the Titanic disaster in 1912, who died on 31 May 2009 aged 97?