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General Knowledge Quiz for Monday, 15 August 2022

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1

The Treaty of Peace with Japan (also known as the Treaty of San Francisco and the San Francisco Peace Treaty), signed by 49 nations that officially ended World War II, came into effect in what year?

A
1965
B
1946
C
1952
D
1956
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2

Where is the Luangwa Rift Valley?

A
South Africa
B
Mozambique
C
Zimbabwe
D
Zambia
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3

What word is used to denote a summary or miniature form of something, and is also used as a synonym for "embodiment"?

A
Epicure
B
Epiphany
C
Epitome
D
Epicentre
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4

What phrase appeared on screen at the end of Warner Brothers cartoons?

A
Keep Cool 'Til After School
B
Ars Gratia Artis
C
That's All, Folks
D
Mel Blanc Rules!
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5

North, South, East and West are the way that players are designated in which game?

A
Pokémon
B
Bridge
C
Scrabble
D
Monopoly
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6

Why was Dolly, the sheep cloned in 1996, so named?

A
After Dolly Parton
B
She was small and dainty
C
That was the name of the lead scientist's wife
D
From the acronym for DNA Open Learning Institute which co-sponsored the work
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7

In 1938, after receiving the Nobel Prize, which physicist emigrated to the USA, protesting the oppressive regime of his homeland?

A
Albert Einstein
B
Enrico Fermi
C
Robert Oppenheimer
D
Werner von Braun
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