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Daily Quiz #4981

General Knowledge Quiz for Wednesday, 7 September 2022

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1

What character is played by Michael Douglas in two films released in 1987 and 2010?

A
Leopard
B
Gekko
C
Tokay
D
Bibron
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2

Where do quolls have their homes?

A
At the tops of trees
B
On coral reefs
C
In hollowed out logs or in rocky dens
D
In bogs
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3

The fighting style known as mixed martial arts (MMA) is an extreme sport, initially banned in 36 of the 50 states of the USA for its no-holds-barred violence. In the rules later developed which of these is not considered a foul?

A
Throat strikes of any kind and heels to the kidney
B
Groin attacks and eye gouging
C
Placing a finger into any orifice, or into any cut or laceration of your opponent
D
Timidity
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4

Which country declared a state of emergency on 8 November 2005 as a result of prolonged rioting, allegedly provoked by the death of 2 teenagers?

A
Indonesia
B
Thailand
C
France
D
Spain
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5

A waltz is characterised by the rhythm of three whats in a bar?

A
Grumbles
B
Crotchets
C
Uncertainties
D
Quavers
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6

Ouidah on the coast of Benin, 40km (25 miles) from Benin’s economic hub of Cotonou, is viewed as what?

A
The main staging post in the 18th and 19th centuries for slave trade to the Americas
B
A centre for ivory crafts
C
The birthplace of Rastafarianism
D
Surf City
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7

What was Maria Callas?

A
Basketballer
B
Singer
C
Windsurfer
D
Theatre director
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