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Daily Quiz #4016

General Knowledge Quiz for 16 January 2020

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1

Which American comedy film, released in 1979, featured British actor, musician and comedian Peter Sellers acting in his second to last film role?

A
The Optimists of Nine Elms
B
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
C
Being There
D
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
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2

Who played Professor Sprout in the Harry Potter series of films (2001-2011)?

A
Emma Thompson
B
Maggie Smith
C
Imelda Staunton
D
Miriam Margolyes
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3

On 1 September 2010, In the Iraq War, the USA replaced the name "Operation Iraqi Freedom" by what?

A
Operation Real Thing
B
Operation New Deal
C
Operation New Dawn
D
Operation Schoolhouse
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4

Where would you find a "spruiker"?

A
Brazilian rain forest
B
Herb garden
C
Fairground
D
Fencing match
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5

Where is the Abyssal Zone?

A
The dark side of the moon
B
The ocean floor
C
Sahara Desert
D
Between North and South Korea
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6

Which of these tools would an astronomer use in their research?

A
SPICT
B
Speculum
C
Spectrograph
D
Spiculated mass
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7

What design did William Fife III adopt as an icon, which he carved on the yachts he designed and built?

A
The Nike swoosh
B
A golf ball
C
A dragon
D
A winged horse
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