1 May – Daily Quiz

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The sound effects on which hit by The Beatles included chains being rattled in a bath and bubbles blown through a straw?

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Which of the following films did not win all of the big five Academy Awards (Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Screenplay)?

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In what year did the first episode of I Dream of Jeannie air?

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Villain Karl Stromberg's undersea base Atlantis features in which James Bond film?

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"And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along, and so you're back, from outer space" is a lyric from which song?

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Who was one of the original hosts of Seven Sharp when it debuted in 2013?

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At the start of the first Star Wars film, R2D2 and C3PO land on which planet?

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The original Law & Order TV series, that ran from 1990-2010, was set in which city?

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What is not the title of a film featuring the singer Cher?

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After the break-up of Deep Purple, David Coverdale formed which band in Middlesbrough?

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Aspartame is an ingredient commonly found in what?

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Which of the following is an example of a drupe?

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Cha is a word used in several languages for which beverage?

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Former Mayor of Dunedin, William Dawson, was a brewer of which New Zealand ale?

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What continent does the jackfruit originate from?

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The medlar and quince are both fruits that grow on a tree in what plant family?

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What type of fruit is commonly used in the meringue dessert Eton mess?

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The Dutch kitchen utensil flessenschraper is similar to a what?

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The Bread Street Kitchen is a London restaurant owned by which celebrity chef?

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Cerveza is the word for beer in which language?

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How long did Rip Van Winkle sleep for in the short story by Washington Irving?

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Roud's index is a list of what?

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Although born to Norwegian parents, which country is celebrated author Roald Dahl's birthplace?

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American painter Jackson Pollock died in which decade?

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The Luncheon on the Grass and Olympia are paintings by which French artist?

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Who was the author of The Flashman Papers series of novels?

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Mickey to Tiki is a famous print by which well-known Kiwi artist?

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Who wrote the poem The Road Not Taken?

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Rita Angus' famous painting Cass was painted in which year?

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What was the name of Long John Silver's parrot?

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Which of the following mammals lays eggs?

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At approximately 4,700 years old, Methuselah is known as the world's oldest what?

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Astronomer Galileo Galilei was born in which city?

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What is the atomic number of the chemical element Sodium?

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A Blue Tang is a type of what?

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What is the only organ that can float on water?

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Which chemist discovered the element thallium?

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Pycnodysostosis is a disease that affects what part of the body?

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What is known as the layer of an atmosphere where the bulk gases are homogeneously mixed due to turbulent mixing?

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What period did the Brachiosaurus live in?

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Which country has called off the Running of the Bulls in July, due to COVID-19?

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What cricketer holds the record for the most sixes in Tests, with 107?

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MMP was introduced to New Zealand for the election in which year?

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French is not an official language of which of the following countries?

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What African country was know as Bechuanaland when it was a British protectorate?

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How many pieces does each player have in a game of Backgammon?

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Aroha is the Māori word for what?

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Tripoli is the capital city of what country?

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In Pictionary, what category is represented by the letter "O"?

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Jonah Lomu played for the Blues, Hurricanes, and which other Super Rugby team?

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