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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 August 2019

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Scrabble tournament players use special tiles which are not engraved, thereby eliminating the potential for a cheating player to feel for particular tiles in the bag). These are called … ?

A
Even tiles
B
Ceramic tiles
C
Clean tiles
D
Protiles
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2

Which of these are the Spratly Islands closest to geographically?

A
The Philippines
B
Cambodia
C
Taiwan
D
Singapore
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3

Which of these is not one of the Seven Dwarfs?

A
Grumpy
B
Doc
C
Bashful
D
Silly
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4

What word best describes a triangle where all sides are different lengths?

A
Oblique
B
Equilateral
C
Scalene
D
Obtuse
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5

Which of these works for the Crime Scene Investigation division in New York?

A
Captain Jim Brass
B
Catherine Willows
C
Nick Stokes
D
Detective Mac Taylor
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6

Which abolitionist was hung in 1859 for his role in the Harper's Ferry Raid and played a major role in starting the Civil War?

A
John Brown
B
John Hancock
C
Yankee Doodle
D
William Wilberforce
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7

Where was Expo 2010 held from 1 May to 31 October 2010, the most expensive Expo in the history of world's fairs with the largest site (5.28 square km), with more than 190 countries and over 50 international organisations participating?

A
Shanghai, China
B
Chicago, Illinois, USA
C
London, UK
D
Paris, France
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