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General Knowledge Quiz for 24 April 2021

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Which 1942 film starring Tim Holt, Joseph Cotton, Ray Collins, Agnes Moorehead, Dolores Costello and Richard Bennett was adapted by Orson Welles from a novel by Booth Tarkington?

A
The Lady From Shanghai
B
Citizen Kane
C
The Stranger
D
The Magnificent Ambersons
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2

What substance, best known as a poison, was used in small doses in medications as a stimulant, as a laxative, and for enhancing performance in sports?

A
Codeine
B
Digitalis
C
Arsenic
D
Strychnine
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3

Where in the United Kingdom would you find a statue of Anteros?

A
Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, Scotland
B
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England
C
Piccadilly, London, England
D
Cardiff City Hall, Wales
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4

What fruit is mentioned in the official nickname of the US state of Georgia?

A
Pomegranate
B
Pear
C
Plum
D
Peach
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5

Which of these is a New Zealand actress best known for playing Charlie Harper's neighbour Rose on "Two and a Half Men", and for her roles in films such as "The Informant!", "Away We Go", "Flags of Our Fathers", "Shattered Glass", "Ever After" and "Heavenly Creatures"?

A
Melanie Griffith
B
Lynyrd Skynyrd
C
Melanie Lynskey
D
Melanie Safka
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6

Which of these is a slang term for playing the piano?

A
Unlock the keys
B
Feather the prop
C
Burn the candle at both ends
D
Tickle the ivories
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7

Where was international soccer goalkeeper Fabien Barthez born?

A
France
B
Spain
C
Mexico
D
Singapore
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