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Daily Quiz #4974

General Knowledge Quiz for Wednesday, 31 August 2022

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1

Which Austrian card game uses a 54 card Industrie und Glück deck?

A
Gilten
B
Watten
C
Schnapsen
D
Tapp Tarock
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2

He was deeply interested in the Vedanta philosophy of Hinduism, won the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics, published works in psychology in particular colour perception, but became known widely for a paradox about a cat. Who was he?

A
T.S.Eliot
B
Baruch Spinoza
C
Felix Mendelssohn
D
Erwin Schrödinger
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3

What was the main theme for the 1994 film "Four Weddings and a Funeral"?

A
"How Soon Is Now?" by The Smiths
B
"Help!" by The Beatles
C
"Nothing Lasts Forever" by Echo and the Bunnymen
D
"Love is All Around" by Wet Wet Wet
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4

The "venae cavae" are found in what part of the body?

A
Heart
B
Lungs
C
Liver
D
Spleen
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5

Which of these can be a synonym for "capital"?

A
Biggest
B
Block
C
Strong
D
Building
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6

Cortaderia selloana, a grass of the family Poaceae native to southern South America, is more widely known as what?

A
Pampas
B
Rye grass
C
Sedge
D
Carpet grass
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7

What post was held by Winston Churchill during the 1926 General Strike in the UK?

A
Home Secretary
B
Chancellor
C
Deputy Prime Minister
D
First Sea Lord
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