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General Knowledge Quiz for 18 May 2021

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1

The expressions "Richard of York gave battle, in vain", “Please excuse my dear aunt Sally”, “FANBOYS”, “soh cah toa" are what?

A
Tags
B
Mnemonics
C
Idioms
D
Epigrams
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2

Which celebrated actor appears to have pronounced camptodactyly?

A
Stephen Fry
B
Bill Nighy
C
Megan Fox
D
Gemma Arterton
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3

What ceremony was held for the first time on 10 December 1901?

A
State of the Nation address in the USA
B
Announcement of the Census of Ireland and Scotland
C
Award of Nobel Prizes
D
Medal to a survivor of barrelling over the Niagara Falls
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4

In February 2021, at the age of 43, Tom Brady was voted MVP for the 5th time as part of the winning team in which game?

A
The Rugby World Cup
B
The World Series
C
Superbowl
D
Basketball Championship
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5

Which song, published in 1915 by Francis, Day & Hunter, and popularised by Marie Lloyd, became one of the best-known of its era?

A
A Little of What You Fancy Does You Good
B
t's a Long Way to Tipperary
C
Keep the Home Fires Burning
D
The White Cliffs of Dover
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6

When there are clouds in the sky, which cloud formation best prophesies dry and settled weather over the next few hours?

A
Cirrus
B
Cumulostratus
C
Nimbostratus
D
Altocumulus
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7

Which of these is used in mathematical drawing?

A
Compasses
B
Compass
C
Magnet
D
Protractor
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