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General Knowledge Quiz for 9 December 2020

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1

Which of these is an English country dance?

A
Sir Roger de Coverley
B
Sir Lancelot
C
Duke of Edinburgh
D
Dame Judi Dench
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2

Making a U-turn results in a change of direction of how many degrees?

A
180
B
360
C
90
D
270
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3

On 9 November 2010, what first-person shooter video game broke the 24-hour sales record, selling more than 5.6 million copies in the U.S. and U.K., breaking the record set by its predecessor, "Modern Warfare 2" by around 900,000 copies?

A
Call of Duty: Black Ops
B
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions
C
Singularity
D
Transformers: War for Cybertron
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4

P B S Pinchback was the first non-white and first person of African American descent to become governor of a US state, serving for 35 days from 9 December 1872, to 13 January 1873. Which state was this?

A
Mississippi
B
Missouri
C
Alabama
D
Louisiana
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5

Massawa, or Mitsiwa, is one of the three largest deep-water ports on the Red Sea, and the major port for which country?

A
Eritrea
B
Sudan
C
Somalia
D
Saudi Arabia
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6

Who was Christopher Robin's favourite bear, according to books and poetry by A.A. Milne?

A
Teddy
B
Winnie the Pooh
C
Paddington
D
Smokey
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7

Jeeves is butler to which fictional character created by P G Wodehouse?

A
Wootie Burster
B
Bertie Wooster
C
Brian Schuster
D
Barney Pastor
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