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General Knowledge Quiz for 16 January 2021

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1

Where did the old woman who "had so many children she didn't know what to do" live?

A
Glove
B
Hat
C
Shoe
D
Sock
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2

Alderney is one of which group of islands?

A
Hawaiian Islands
B
Canary Islands
C
Friendly Islands
D
Channel Islands
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3

What instruments, respectively, did jazz virtuosos Stéphane Grappelli and Django Reinhardt play in their collaborations?

A
Piano and guitar
B
Violin and saxophone
C
Violin and guitar
D
Violin and violin
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4

In cricket, what term is used to describe the situation when a batsman is "out" from the first ball in both innings?

A
Pair
B
King pair
C
Bronze duck
D
Silver duck
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5

What was the capital of West Germany from 1945 to 1990?

A
Bonn
B
Berlin
C
Hamburg
D
Dresden
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6

Which medieval work of literature, sometimes called the world's first novel, is still available today?

A
The Tale of Genji
B
Wild Swans
C
Morte d'Arthur
D
Canterbury Tales
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7

The Spittal Pond Nature Reserve is a home to what critically endangered animal?

A
Bermuda Skink
B
Euso muehlenbergi (a spider)
C
Malherbe's parakeet
D
Franklin's bumblebee
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