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General Knowledge Quiz for 31 August 2021

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Which major record label was created in 1901, using the name of an 1898 painting of his friend's pet by Francis Barraud?

A
Columbia
B
HMV
C
EMI
D
BMG
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2

What is or was scapulimancy used for?

A
Cosmetics
B
Preparing medicines
C
Inducing dreams
D
Divination
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3

What country has an official residence called Blair House, kept for guests of the leader of the country?

A
UK
B
USA
C
Australia
D
Canada
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4

What is the name of the line that darts players stand behind to throw?

A
Doche
B
Oche
C
Pooch
D
Cloche
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5

Why did the MS Achille Lauro become internationally well-known in 1985?

A
She caught fire and leaked her entire cargo of oil and diesel
B
She was hi-jacked
C
She sailed a short distance under solar power
D
She was torpedoed and sank with all passengers and crew
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6

Which of these speeds up chemical reactions?

A
Accelerator pedal
B
Conglomerate
C
Farrier
D
Catalyst
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7

Who was the first person to win "The Big Four" Grammy Awards (Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year & Best New Artist) in one year?

A
Christopher Cross
B
John Mayer
C
John Lennon
D
Sheena Easton
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