Tes Quiz: 7 September 2018

7th September 2018 at 00:00
Pit your wits against Tes’ weekly general knowledge quiz

1. What was the first name of Gillian Anderson’s character Scully in the TV series The X-Files?

2. What would you be afraid of if you suffered from ichthyophobia?

3. Which American golfer won both the U.S. Open and U.S.P.G.A. major championships in 2018?

4. Who became the Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town on 7 September 1986?

5. Which duo wrote the musical The King and I?

6. Which river originates in China, runs through India and is the longest river in Pakistan?

7. What colour is the semi-precious gemstone lapis lazuli?

8. Which Russian wrote the 1866 novel Crime and Punishment?

9. What type of pastry is used to make a baklava?

10. By what sporting name is the condition lateral epicondylitis more commonly known?

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The answers

1. Dana

2. Fish

3. Brooks Koepka

4. Desmond Tutu

5. Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein

6. Indus

7.Blue

8. Fyodor Dostoevsky

9. Filo

10. Tennis elbow

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