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General Knowledge Quiz for 22 October 2019

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1

Neanderthals are considered one of the closest extinct relatives of what other still living creature?

A
Man
B
Elves
C
Hobbits
D
Macaques
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2

Where is the large 600 m (2,000 ft) high mesa known as the Jugurtha Tableland?

A
New Zealand
B
Australia
C
Tunisia
D
South Africa
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3

What does the "I" in the acronym IKEA stand for?

A
Inuti
B
Internationell
C
In-home
D
Ingvar
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4

Which of these was not written by Oscar Wilde?

A
The Little Match Girl
B
The Ballad of Reading Gaol
C
The Picture of Dorian Gray
D
The Happy Prince
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5

What is the original meaning of "check" in the chess terms "check" and "checkmate"?

A
Cheek
B
Stop
C
Shah, or Sheikh
D
Seek
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6

The stage name or pseudonym of which early 20th century performer means "eye of the day" in Indonesian dialect?

A
Augustina Iglesias Otero
B
Lily Langtry
C
Margaretha Geertruida MacLeod (neé Zelle)
D
Virginia Hall
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7

When were taxes on income first established as a permanent federal feature in the USA?

A
1913
B
1861
C
1894
D
1795
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