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General Knowledge Quiz for 17 August 2021

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Bigfoot, a supposedly large, hairy, bipedal humanoid which lives in forests in the Northwest of North America, is also known as what?

A
Mono Grande
B
Chuchunaa
C
Sasquatch
D
Woodwose
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2

By what name is William Thomson better known?

A
Lord Kelvin
B
Lord Faraday
C
Lord Harvey
D
Lord Herschel
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3

In what is often called boxing's biggest upset ever, Buster Douglas beat whom in the world unified Heavyweight title fight in 1990 ?

A
Mike Tyson
B
Muhammad Ali
C
Gentleman Jackson
D
Sonny Bill Williams
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4

The Hanseatic League was a union of ports on which sea?

A
Mediterranean Sea
B
Baltic Sea
C
Caspian Sea
D
Dead Sea
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5

John Donne is famous for which of these quotations?

A
No man is an island
B
Don't mention the war
C
Breaking up is hard to do
D
Tiger, tiger, burning bright
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6

A cantata is a piece of music based on what?

A
Folk music
B
Birdsong
C
A religious text
D
Sounds of nature
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7

What landlocked, mountainous, Central Asian country is bordered by Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and the People's Republic of China?

A
Kyrgyzstan
B
Afghanistan
C
Azerbaijan
D
Turkey
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