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General Knowledge Quiz for 23 August 2019

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1

What is an aficionado of Gilbert and Sullivan's light operas called?

A
Sullivian
B
Savoyard
C
Gilbertian
D
Mikado
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2

What are both Tony Kushner and August Strindberg known as?

A
Rugby players
B
Painters
C
Playwrights
D
Deep sea explorers
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3

Which chemical process is involved in changing ethyl chloride to ethyl alcohol?

A
Osmosis
B
Hydrolysis
C
Electrolysis
D
Hydrostatics
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4

Which mountain range runs through the US states of Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico?

A
The Craggy Mountains
B
The Stony Mountains
C
The Pebbly Mountains
D
The Rocky Mountains
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5

The World Cup for which sport is an annual international competition initiated in 1978 by Swiss journalist Max E. Amman, and originally sponsored by Volvo?

A
Orienteering
B
Show jumping
C
Rugby 7s
D
Motor cycling
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6

What is the name given to the four international treaties made in 1864, 1906, 1929 and 1949 and the three "Protocols" from 1977, that concern the treatment of non-combatants and prisoners of war?

A
Berne Convention
B
Hague Convention
C
Geneva Convention
D
The Treaties of Utrecht
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7

What is equivalent to 4 quavers?

A
Breve
B
Minim
C
Quaver
D
Crochet
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