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General Knowledge Quiz for 28 March 2020

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What was the original nationality of the Nobel Prize-winning author of "Mario and the Magician", "Joseph and His Brothers", "Buddenbrooks" and "The Magic Mountain"?

A
British
B
American
C
Swiss
D
German
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2

What is the more common name for polytetrafluoroethylene?

A
Nylon
B
Teflon
C
Flouron
D
Ethyl alcohol
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3

In the English nursery rhyme that begins "sing a song of sixpence", 24 of what bird were baked in a pie?

A
Blackbirds
B
Albatrosses
C
Parrots
D
Budgerigars
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4

What tectonic plate sits underneath the Atlantic Ocean immediately east of the continent of South America?

A
Nazca Plate
B
African Plate
C
South American Plate
D
Caribbean Plate
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5

Which of these was known as "Mellow Johnny"?

A
Jacques Anquetil
B
John Lennon
C
Jean Valjean
D
Lance Armstrong
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6

Which female impersonator, Daniel Carroll, whose career began in 1945 and whose most famous role was in the lead of a major production of "Hello, Dolly!", died in June 2009?

A
Danny La Rue
B
Liberace
C
Barry Humphries
D
Dustin Hoffman
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7

Prince Charles founded what organisation in 1976 to help young employed people?

A
Boy Scouts
B
Oxfam
C
Prince's Trust
D
Boys; Brigade
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