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General Knowledge Quiz #163

Answer these random trivia questions.
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First submittedFebruary 6, 2017
Last updatedFebruary 7, 2017
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What is the French word for water?
Eau
What co-worker does Clark Kent have romantic feelings towards?
Lois Lane
What country was annexed by Germany in the 1938 "Anschluss"?
Austria
What is a common name for a cardiac arrthymia?
Irregular Heartbeat
What deadly disease comes in bubonic and pneumonic forms?
Plague
What food product was sold by the fictional Bubba Gump company?
Shrimp
What boy band was Justin Timberlake a member of?
NSYNC
Who did God speak to via a burning bush?
Moses
What African nation has initials BF?
Burkina Faso
In what sea would you find the Cayman Islands?
Caribbean Sea
In 1801, Ceres was the first of its kind to be discovered. What is Ceres?
An Asteroid
What is the largest park on the island of Manhattan?
Central Park
What has parietal, temporal, and occipital, and frontal lobes?
Cerebrum
What does the Cessna company manufacter?
Airplanes
What profession was founded by Florence Nightingale?
Nursing
What three classical composers are known as the "Three B's"?
J.S. Bach
Ludwig van Beethoven
Johannes Brahms
What animal is the closest relative of the caiman?
Alligator
What actor starred as Rhett Butler in "Gone With the Wind"?
Clark Gable
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level 77
Feb 6, 2017
Would you consider accepting nurse?
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level ∞
Feb 7, 2017
Okay
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level 38
Jun 7, 2018
"Nurse" is a person, not a profession. The question asked for the profession. Why are you accepting nurse?
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level 84
Feb 6, 2017
Perhaps accept "minor planet" for Ceres?
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level 47
Mar 13, 2017
It isn't a planet.
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level 77
Mar 13, 2017
Ceres is considered a dwarf planet, like Pluto.
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level 52
May 20, 2018
The term minor planet does encompass Ceres, so that would not be an unreasonable suggestion.
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level 72
Feb 6, 2017
With 163 quizzes at 20 questions each, QM has managed to think of 3260 general knowledge questions (so far)
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level 73
Feb 7, 2017
Outstanding!
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level 67
Feb 7, 2017
You won't get extra points so there!
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level 63
Feb 7, 2017
With many repeats of some questions. Someone should make a quiz of QMs favourite questions!!
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level 69
Feb 6, 2017
Hah, I managed to get "Lois" when trying (and failing) to type Eau (thought it was L'eau), and then I managed to get "Plane" by guessing "Planet" for what Ceres is.
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level 73
Feb 6, 2017
L'eau ("the water") could be accepted as well IMO.
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level ∞
Feb 7, 2017
Okay
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level 67
Feb 7, 2017
Just minor point, I think Aircraft should count.
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level 70
Feb 9, 2017
Agreed.
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level 76
Feb 7, 2017
"To whom did God speak via a burning bush."
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level 66
Feb 8, 2017
I think Moses was just burning some bush and hallucinating if you know what I mean
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level 79
Mar 13, 2017
You mean Moses was the original stoner? ...Whoa...
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level 56
Oct 3, 2017
Woah, because of the stones the commandments are written on. Well done :D
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level 67
Mar 13, 2017
Do you want a challenge? try one of my not so easy General Knowledge Quizzes (I've made over 20) , click on Malbaby and go from there.
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level 54
Mar 13, 2017
If it's not so easy can it really be considered GENERAL knowledge?
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level 73
Jul 27, 2018
Do you think that general means easy?
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level 76
Mar 13, 2017
I don't speak French and missed that one. When I saw the answer I said, "Oh."
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level 59
Mar 13, 2017
Could remember Aqua and Agua but not the French. Should have just said it like I had a mouthful of gravel, thus finding the modern French.
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level 65
Mar 13, 2017
Try my first Jetpunk quiz, I think it's pretty fun if you like movies. And who doesn't? :) http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/212585/guess-the-name-surname-in-a-movie-title
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level 66
Mar 13, 2017
It was all going so smoothly (as it rarely does on GK quizzes) and then I got to the last question... Damn you Clark Gable!
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level 66
Jul 4, 2019
2 years later and nothing's changed. I knew it's some very famous actor and that was it.
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level 62
Mar 14, 2017
Oh man, I type in star, planet, moon, galaxy, and am just about to type in asteroid and... time's up! Dang.
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level 59
Mar 14, 2017
"manufacter"?
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level 40
Mar 16, 2017
French for water? Le Aqua.
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level 38
Aug 27, 2018
It would be L'aqua as A is a vowel.
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level 72
Mar 20, 2017
Bach is a Baroque composer and Brahms is Romantic. Only Beethoven is a Classical composer (although he spanned Classical to Romantic periods).
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level 76
Oct 19, 2017
"Classical music" has become a general term that does not just refer to the classical era.
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level 53
Apr 26, 2018
Benjamin Britten!!!
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level 67
Oct 19, 2017
It was fictional at the time the movie came out, but now the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company is real.
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level 79
Jul 19, 2018
That doesn't change the fact that there was also a fictional Bubba Gump Shrimp Company that appeared in the movie.
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level 79
Jul 19, 2018
Please accept "Backstreet Boys" for the NSYNC question. I was forced to listen to both extensively in middle and high school, and I am confident that they are the same thing.

NOTE: It should be obvious, but because this is the internet, yes, I am kidding.
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level 65
Apr 9, 2019
Could Berlioz be accepted as a type-in for Brahms? He was originally considered the third B.
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level 39
Sep 22, 2019
please accept "astroid" for "an astroid"
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level 68
Sep 22, 2019
Asteroid is accepted. Watch your spelling!
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