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General Knowledge Quiz for 4 January 2021

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What was the result of the internationally noted 1956 Treason Trial, which tried 156 men for treason and lasted about 5 years?

A
The verdict was "Not Proven"
B
All 156 defendants were acquitted
C
The 156 defendants were found guilty in absentia, and sentenced to death
D
The defendants were sentenced to be flogged and then stoned to death, commuted to 50 years in prison
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2

In the 21st century where is a pagne usually found?

A
Nouméa
B
Madagascar
C
Africa, particularly in central areas
D
Monaco
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3

What is the name for an enthusiast for the TV series "Star Trek"?

A
Roddenberryist
B
Kirkie
C
Starfan
D
Trekkie
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4

When is the annual five day Diwali Festival celebrated?

A
13 December
B
22 December
C
In October or November
D
The second week of November
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5

LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade played what sport professionally for the Miami Heat from 2010 to 2014?

A
Basketball
B
American Football
C
Baseball
D
Ice hockey
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6

When were the last elements formally discovered and added to the periodic table of elements?

A
2015
B
1941
C
1997
D
2019
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7

The immensely popular 1959 South African all-black jazz opera/musical "King Kong", was an important early step in the career of which South African singer, songwriter, actress, (and later) United Nations goodwill ambassador, and civil rights activist?

A
Abigail Kubeka
B
Thandi Klaasen
C
Peggy Phango,
D
Miriam Makeba
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