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General Knowledge Quiz for 11 May 2018

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1

How did the theme song for the TV show "The Monkees" begin?

A
Hey hey we're the Monkees
B
Here we come
C
Everyone we meet
D
Help, we need somebody
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2

Which is the nearest neighbour of the island of Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the United States?

A
Alaska
B
Texas
C
The Dominican Republic
D
Nova Scotia
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3

Which of these painting media consists of pigment suspended in water?

A
Egg tempera
B
Oils
C
Gouache
D
Acrylic
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4

Which of these animals is herbivorous?

A
Quoll
B
Potoroo
C
Bandicoot
D
Horny Devil
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5

In 1895, William G Morgan, a YMCA physical education director in Massachusetts, USA, created "Mintonette", a game for older people as an indoor sport less rough than basketball. What is it called now?

A
Badminton
B
Lacrosse
C
Volleyball
D
Baseball
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6

Who invented an early form of fragmentation shell that was first used by the British army in 1803?

A
Henry Shrapnel
B
George Grenade
C
Peter Pompom
D
Andrew Bartle
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7

In the IT field, with what are the names "Lisa" and "Twiggy" associated?

A
The breakup in 2000 of Microsoft Corporation into two parts
B
Development of VR (virtual reality)
C
Slimline casing developed for Dell laptops
D
The Apple computer which immediately preceded the Macintosh
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