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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 October 2020

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1

What is a synonym for "plethora"?

A
Abundance
B
Dearth
C
Cathedral
D
Mess
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2

What were Operation Crosstie, Operation Bowline, Operation Mandrel, Operation Emery and Operation Grommet?

A
Allied operations in World War II
B
Allied operations in World War I
C
Nuclear test series carried out in the USA
D
International Boy Scout Jamborees
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3

What district in the south of Rio de Janeiro has a beach 4km long?

A
Montevideo
B
Tierra del Fuego
C
Copacabana
D
Acapulco
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4

What was the name of Simon Le Bon's maxi yacht, that lost her keel and capsized during the Fastnet race off Falmouth, on the southern coast of Cornwall, in 1985?

A
C'est si bon
B
Bass
C
Duran
D
Drum
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5

Who established "Shady Records"?

A
Snoop Dogg
B
Jay Z
C
Puff Daddy
D
Eminem
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6

At the 1956 Olympic Games, an extremely violent semi-final match in what sport was played between Hungary and Russia?

A
Soccer
B
Water polo
C
Hockey
D
Ice hockey
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7

Where is the Foaming Sea?

A
Near Jamaica, next to the Caribbean Sea
B
Off Tierra del Fuego
C
On the moon
D
Near Bering Strait
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