Tes Quiz: 26 April 2019

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26th April 2019, 12:03am
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Tes Quiz: 26 April 2019

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1. By what name is the Ancient Greek colony of Byzantium now known?

2. What was the name of the single pane cartoon series created by Gary Larson?

3. Which team knocked holders Real Madrid out of the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League?

4. What was the name of the actor who assassinated US President Abraham Lincoln and who himself was shot and killed on 26 April 1865?

5. The name of which pasta means little tongues?

6. What question did the group Baha Men ask in the title of a single released in 2000?

7. In what country was the actress Salma Hayek born?

8. Which chemical element has the symbol Sn from its Latin name stannum?

9. Who is the president of the European Commission?

10. Also known as the Day of Atonement, what is the holiest/most solemn day in the Jewish religious calendar?

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QUIZ ANSWERS

1. Istanbul

2. The Far Side

3. Ajax

4. John Wilkes Booth

5. Linguini

6. Who Let The Dogs Out?

7. Mexico

8. Tin

9. Jean-Claude Junker

10. You Kippur

Questions set by John Cunnane

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