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General Knowledge Quiz for 16 August 2018

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1

What is the iron-containing oxygen-transport metalloprotein in the red blood cells of vertebrates?

A
Plasma
B
Glucose
C
Platelets
D
Haemoglobin
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2

What electricity voltage is provided as mains power in Britain?

A
100 Volts
B
120 Volts
C
110 Volts
D
230 Volts
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3

How did US president John F Kennedy die?

A
Land mine explosion
B
Skiing accident
C
Assassination
D
Plane crash
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4

Where is the Zanderij formation, 40 miles (64 km) of rolling hills on bleached sand sediments rich in quartz?

A
The Netherlands
B
The Republic of Suriname
C
The Republic of Angola
D
Netherlands Antilles.
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5

Beth Heiden, Christa Rothenburger and Sheila Young have all been world champions at speed skating and which other sport?

A
Cycling
B
Shooting
C
Gymnastics
D
Netball
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6

What is the title of the most famous painting by Franz Hals?

A
The Haywain
B
The Laughing Cavalier
C
The Blue Boy
D
Mr and Mrs Smith
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7

What are Albert King, Buddy Guy, Lightnin' Hopkins & Albert Collins best known as?

A
Snooker players
B
Blues musicians
C
NASCAR drivers
D
TV presenters
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