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General Knowledge Quiz for 3 October 2020

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1

Someone who deprives themselves of sleep is said to be "burning the ... what ... at both ends"?

A
Taper
B
Match
C
Candle
D
Torch
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2

Which of these is the name of a peninsula in south west Cornwall, England?

A
The Lizard
B
The Giraffe
C
The Alligator
D
The Wombat
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3

Which of these was the title of a 1966 play by Joe Orton?

A
Swag
B
Loot
C
Nicked
D
Grass
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4

What type of animal is a mikrogeophagus altispinosus, sometimes known as a Bolivian Ram?

A
Goat
B
Fish
C
Butterfly
D
Dog
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5

Which actress received an Oscar nomination for her role in the film "Trans America"?

A
Eva Longoria
B
Felicity Huffman
C
Teri Hatcher
D
Marcia Cross
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6

In which country, in 1984, did the Prime Minister bar nuclear-powered or nuclear-armed ships from using its ports or entering waters?

A
New Zealand
B
North Korea
C
Russia
D
Vietnam
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7

For which Olympic Games was the longest torch relay in Olympic history to that date held?

A
2018 Winter Olympics
B
2012 Summer Olympics
C
2016 Summer Olympics
D
2014 Winter Olympics
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