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I will be posting sets of questions every few days. The aim is that they are study tool for those who like quizzes.Some are quite tough, but I will also be adding 'easier' questions too. I hope you find the questions interesting,challenging and above all,enjoyable.
Sunday, 10 May 2015
10 Miscellaneous Questons
Here are another 10 questions.
This time they are a mixture of several genres as I found them lurking in one of my question spreadsheets.
Anyway, I hope you enjoy.....
1.Which very successful Swedish pop group of the 1990s
consisted of Ulf Ekberg and the siblings, Jonas,Malin and Jenny Berggren?
Ace Of Base
2.Although Piet Mondrian is perhaps its most famous
exponent, which Dutch artist, is credited as the founder of the De Stijl art
movement, after publishing a journal of the same name, to propogate the group's
Theo van Doesburg
3.Which Ivy League university is located in the city of
Ithaca,in New York state?
4.With the aim of taking control of the northern part of
the Gran Chaco region, which two South American countries fought the Chaco
War, that ran between 1932 and 1935?
5. (Picture) A Japanese sportswear company founded in 1949,its name is
an acronym of the Latin phrase, that translates to, 'healthy soul in a healthy
body'. It is particularly renowned for the Mexico 68 design, which is in the form of distinctive
crossed stripes, synonymous with the company brand. Give the name of this
6.The subject of a play by Sophocles, which Greek hero
killed Paris with Heracles' sword?
7. Appearing in Roman mythology and the Latin novel
'Metamorphoses', what is the name of the woman who was granted immortality when
she married Cupid?
8. In 1988 Tom Cruise starred in the film 'Rain Man', which
went on to win the Best Picture Academy Award. He also made which other film
that year, co-starring Bryan Brown, that went on to win the Golden Rapsberry for
9.Which German historical writer,won the second ever Nobel
Prize for Literature in 1902?
10.In 1964,which African nation,gained independence from the
United Kingdom, and in doing so, madeKenneth Kaunda its first independent Prime Minister?