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General Knowledge Quiz for 13 November 2021

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By the time the first explorers from the West reached the remote Chilean island of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) in 1722, how long is it thought that the island had been settled?

A
1,200 years
B
6,000 years
C
Between 500 and 900 years
D
It was uninhabited when the Western explorers arrived
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2

Who have lived for 20,000 years as hunter-gatherers, whose territory spans parts of South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Botswana, Namibia, and Angola, centred on a large arid to semi-arid sandy area?

A
Gorillas of the Mist
B
Swagmen of the Outback
C
Tuareg of the Sahara
D
Bushmen of the Kalahari
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3

What is a property shared by molecules of water, sulphur dioxide, ammonia and carbon monoxide?

A
They are very stable, non-reactive
B
They break up all organic compounds when mixed with them
C
They are polar
D
They all include oxygen
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4

A cummerbund is worn on which part of the body?

A
Hand
B
Head
C
Waist
D
Foot
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5

Who is being spoken about with the Shakespearean line "Frailty, thy name is woman"?

A
Juliet
B
Lady Macbeth
C
Hamlet's mother
D
Goneril
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6

What numbers are on the two orange pool balls?

A
5 and 13
B
3 and 11
C
1 and 9
D
6 and 14
Select from the options above.
7

Who produced the film "12 Angry Men", which was scripted by Reginald Rose, starred Henry Fonda and was directed by Sidney Lumet?

A
Arthur Krim
B
Henry Fonda
C
Bob Benjamin
D
Samuel Goldwyn
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