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quizballs 336 - free general knowledge quiz questions for trivia quizzes and pub quizzes
- What is the angle between each hour at the middle of a clockface?
- The Poinsettia plant has which colour/color flowers: Red; Yellow; Blue; or White?
- What Hawaiian word for a wise man or shaman is used informally elsewhere in referring to a 'big' boss?
- What was Norwegian Thor Heyerdahl's Kon-Tiki raft made from, which he sailed from S America to Polynesia in 1947, to demonstrate early Polynesian immigration: Pine; Balsa; Ebony; or Ivory?
- What iconic Louisiana Creole dish, named from a French Provencal word, is based on Spanish paella, typically of meat and vegetables, stock and rice?
- The architectural term architrave refers to a: Column/pillar; Lintel/beam; Step; or Window-frame?
- What geographical feature means 'almost island'?
- Name the Sovient Union policy of governmental openness, implemented by Gorbachev from 1985?
- The central blue 'Ashoka Chakra' icon on India's national flag represents a: Wheel; Lion; Elephant; or Flower?
- According to Scottish Highland tradition a glengarry is a: Soft shoe; Pouch/purse; Brimless hat; or Sword?
- The two other angles in a right-angled triangle must always add up to how many degrees? 60; 90; 120; or 180?
- The first (joint-)winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, Swiss Jean Henri Dunant, in 1901, founded which international organization?
- Which 'historical nationality' of Spain is directly north of Portugal?
- What onomatopoeic term refers to a 'modern jazz' form popularized in the 1940s by Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie and others?
- What common term is the SI unit (International System of Units) of mass?
- The variable vast plasma stream of electrons and protons from the Sun is called: Sunspots; Sunshine; The Solar Wind; or Ultra-violet?
- The 'Anschluss' ('connection') was the annexation of which nation by which other nation in March 1938 (two answers required)?
- Doggerel is a crude form of what, originating in many cultures in the late middle-ages: Soup; Poetry; Trousers; or Street handball?
- What is a continuous low musical note, annoying monotony, and a controversial flying machine?
- The 1950-60s British-originating realism in films/TV/books/etc., typically involving 'angry young men' is known as: Dustpan and Brush; Kitchen Sink; Vacuum Cleaner; or Mop and Bucket?