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General Knowledge Quiz for 16 February 2022

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1

Which of these was the first to record the now popularised and much-recorded 1913 song "You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want to Do It)"?

A
Bing Crosby
B
Judy Garland
C
Barry Manilow
D
Al Jolson
Select from the options above.
2

The Malvaceae family of plants not only includes marshmallows, the ancient source of a popular herbal sweet, but also …?

A
Ginger
B
Licorice
C
Hibiscus
D
Begonia
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3

What was a major change in cricket in the 1760s, some 2 to 300 or more years after it was first played in the UK?

A
Cricketing whites became required wear
B
Balls were bowled instead of rolled along the ground
C
Women were admitted as players
D
International championships were established
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4

In the English legal system, what does a lawyer become when he "takes silk"?

A
JP
B
QC
C
PM
D
MP
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5

Which issue in the state of Western Australia has been defeated each time it has been put to a plebiscite in 1975, 1984, 1992 & 2009?

A
Providing an aboriginal reservation
B
Sunday trading
C
Daylight saving
D
Seceding from the Commonwealth of Australia
Select from the options above.
6

Jack Kerouac's 1957 novel "On the Road" was written in what style?

A
Like a children's "Mother Goose" story
B
Limericks
C
Blank verse
D
Stream of consciousness
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7

Which of these countries is furthest north?

A
Guatemala
B
Honduras
C
Nicaragua
D
Costa Rica
Select from the options above.
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