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General Knowledge Quiz for 19 October 2018

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1

New York businessman and gambler Arnold Rothstein was believed to have been behind baseball's Black Sox Scandal, in which the 1919 World Series was fixed, giving the series to which team?

A
New York Giants
B
Cincinnati Reds
C
Cleveland Indians
D
Philadelphia Phillies
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2

Which ITV live morning magazine programme has screened, as at 2018, for thirty years?

A
Good Morning
B
This Morning
C
Daybreak
D
Breakfast Time
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3

What is nĂ¼shu?

A
The language of nomadic tribes in the north of Mongolia
B
An Inuit dialect exclusive to Greenland
C
Women's literary language in the courts of 11th century Japan
D
An ancient written language exclusively for women, used in southern China
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4

What defines a species?

A
There is no hard and fast definition yet
B
The ability for individuals to interbreed naturally
C
Organisms which share at least 10 common physical characteristics
D
Distinct mating habits
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5

Which country in the Central America isthmus borders a country in continental South America?

A
Guatemala
B
Puerto Rico
C
Colombia
D
Panama
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6

Which American comedian who died on 4 May 2009 became famous as an inept magician on Dean Martin's TV show in the 1960s and appeared in "Cannonball Run", "Blazing Saddles" and "The Muppet Movie" ?

A
Jerry Lewis
B
Dom DeLuise
C
Michael Caine
D
Eddie Murphy
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7

Where did France begin its acquisitions in its first French Colonial Empire?

A
West Africa
B
South America
C
North America
D
India
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