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General Knowledge Quiz for Thursday, 11 January 2024

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1

What was the name of Paddington Bear's aunt, who sent him from Peru to London?

A
Dorothy
B
Flora
C
Muriel
D
Lucy
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2

Which organisation was formed in 1976 by Fred Hemmings to put together an annual tour of 12 events around the world with a points system for event placings to decide a champion?

A
Formula One Constructors Association
B
International Professional Surfing (IPS) organisation
C
Wimbledon Tennis Club
D
Marylebone Cricket Club
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3

In the late 13th century Kublai Khan established what city as his dynasty's capital, and later as his summer retreat?

A
Lhasa
B
Khanbaliq, now Beijing
C
Edo
D
Shangdu, also called Xanadu
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4

Which of these is not a term for a male deer?

A
Bull
B
Buck
C
Stag
D
Stallion
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5

Religious reformer Martin Luther famously burnt what letter?

A
From All Saints' Church, Wittenberg, re damage to their door
B
From the pope, threatening to excommunicate him
C
From Charles V, the Holy Roman Emperor, calling him a troublemaker
D
From the Archbishop of Canterbury, inviting him to become an Anglican
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6

A range of devices including stick-on tattoos to be a password ID or hydration sensor, and a pill which when swallowed would emit a signal to communicate with external sensors and similar, was developed by which company?

A
Motorola
B
Apple
C
Nokia
D
Blackberry
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7

A Star of David can be seen in the stained glass of the cathedral of which Mexican city?

A
Mazatlan
B
Mexico City
C
Cancun
D
Guadalajara
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