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General Knowledge Quiz for 18 June 2018

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1

What are the games, instituted in 2014, known as The Invictus Games?

A
A multi-sports contest for injured or sick services personnel
B
A contest where injured or sick services personnel journey to the North Pole
C
Trail sled dog racing in Siberia
D
Rugby contests in the Pacific Islands
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2

According to the Beatles, who had a Lonely Hearts Club Band?

A
Sergeant Pepper
B
Colonel Mustard
C
Corporal Salt
D
Major Vinegar
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3

What is the cause of the effervescence in a bottle of real Champagne?

A
It is superheated and quickly cooled before bottling
B
Gas is injected into the bottle after sealing
C
Fermentation takes place after the bottle has been sealed
D
It is cooled almost to freezing point before bottling
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4

What colour is a velella's upper structure?

A
Orange
B
Vivid dark blue
C
Scarlet
D
Grass-green
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5

What was published in 1892 in the USA, still survives essentially unchanged, and is known to every citizen of the country?

A
The recipe for pumpkin pie
B
The Star Spangled Banner
C
The Pledge of Allegiance
D
The story of Johnny Appleseed
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6

Which of these cities is the highest administrative capital in the world?

A
Bogotá, Colombia
B
Quito, Ecuador
C
La Paz, Bolivia
D
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Select from the options above.
7

Who, in 1794, patented the cotton gin, that enabled cotton fibres to be plucked from seeds mechanically?

A
Eli Whitney
B
Benjamin Franklin
C
Andrew Jackson
D
Robert Fulton
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