21 May – Daily Quiz

QUIZ
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Whose literary works include The Shawshank Redemption, Stand By Me, and The Green Mile?

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The Invisible Man is an 1897 science fiction novel by whom?

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The Brothers Grimm, famous for their fairytales, were born at the end of which century?

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Which of the Brontë sisters wrote the novel Jane Eyre in 1847?

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What is the surname of Romeo in the William Shakespeare play Romeo and Juliet?

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What American writer was responsible for the poem The Raven in 1845?

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What British author has won two Booker prizes, for 2009's Wolf Hall and 2012's Bring Up the Bodies?

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Which of the following is not one of the sisters featured in Louisa May Alcott's Little Women?

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What French Impressionist is well known for a series of 250 paintings titled Water Lilies?

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What Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is based upon a collection of poems by T. S. Eliot?

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What is the name of the 2.7km long series of waterfalls on the border between Argentina and Brazil?

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What is the longest river in Asia at over 6,300km long?

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The Mission House, New Zealand's oldest surviving building, is found in what North Island town?

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Which Scandinavian country is most northerly in continental Europe?

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What Central Asian country changed the name of its capital city from Astana to Nur-Sultan in 2019?

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Which nation does not drive on the left hand side of the road?

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What island nation counts its unique internet domain name, .tv, as one of its greatest sources of income?

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Which two continents lie completely within the Northern Hemisphere?

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Tegucigalpa is the capital city of what Central American country?

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A region of the North Atlantic Ocean, what is the only sea that has no coastline?

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Robert De Niro put on 27kg to play boxer Jake LaMotta in what film?

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What type of creature is an oriole?

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The first Subaru Legacy was launched at the end of what decade?

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What note does an orchestra usually tune to?

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What religion is defined by the Four Noble Truths?

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In what century did the Wright brothers make their first flight?

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Candice Bergen won five Emmy Awards as the title character on what TV series?

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To the nearest million, how many minutes in a decade?

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Approximately 78% of air is made up of what gas?

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What kind of vehicle is the man on the cover of Meat Loaf's Bat out of Hell album riding?

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