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Daily Quiz #4752

General Knowledge Quiz for 21 January 2022

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1

Artist, professional football player, actor and author Ernie Barnes was named "Sports Artist" of which Olympic Games?

A
1984
B
2012
C
1968
D
1996
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2

Rainforest, despite continuing burning, felling and mining, is still characteristic of a large part of what region in South America?

A
The Pantanal
B
The Andes
C
Gran Colombia
D
The Amazon
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3

Which of these is the meaning of the abbreviation "RP"?

A
Received pronunciation
B
Recto page
C
Royal pardon
D
Received phonetics
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4

What performer did Bing Crosby cite as a performing influence from his early teenage years?

A
Frank Sinatra
B
Al Jolson
C
Enrico Caruso
D
Chubby Checker
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5

In August 2005 the robotic rover Spirit explored the surface of what?

A
Saturn
B
The Moon
C
Venus
D
Mars
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6

In mid 1949, barely 4 years after the end of World War II, the UK's Ealing Studios released the comedies "Passport to Pimlico", "Whisky Galore!" and which other film (included in 2005 in Time's list of the top 100 films since 1923)?

A
Shaun of the Dead
B
Kind Hearts and Coronets
C
St Trinian's
D
The Lavender Hill Mob
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7

Mass farmer demonstrations and strikes in India, building up from mid 2020 and continuing for well over a year, were protesting what?

A
Three Acts of Parliament opening up trade in farm produce
B
Loss of sales
C
Low prices
D
Prohibition on burning farm stubble
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