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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 August 2018

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1

When did Shah Jahan complete the Taj Mahal which he built to commemorate his wife?

A
1648
B
1548
C
1848
D
1248
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2

What is the name of the daughter of Ginger Spice (Geri Halliwell), born in 2006?

A
Lady Madonna
B
Bluebell Madonna
C
Bluetooth Madder
D
Bluebell Railway
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3

Which river runs through the cities of Cincinnati and Pittsburgh?

A
Ohio
B
Rio Grande
C
Yangtze River
D
Rhine
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4

What number do you get if you add all of the 7 Roman numerals?

A
1,616
B
1,666
C
1,656
D
1,166
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5

The Pearl biscuit first marketed in 1865, was characterised by what?

A
A 3-D ovoid shape
B
Chunks of chocolate inside the biscuit
C
Jam filling
D
A soft texture
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6

Who was the only Chinese track and field athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in Atlanta in 1996 (for the 5,000m)?

A
Wang Junxia
B
Ma Junren
C
Mao Dezhen
D
Jingyi Le
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7

What band’s most commercially successful line-up, in 1969-73, featured Ian Gillan, Ritchie Blackmore, Jon Lord, Roger Glover and Ian Paice?

A
Yes
B
Pink Floyd
C
Deep Purple
D
AC/DC
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