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 Quiz 8b - General Knowledge - Another great quiz from Bill Turnbull: 

1. Which seven metals are traded on the London Metal Exchange? - Copper, tin, lead, nickel, zinc. Silver and aluminium
2. Who had a number one in the fifties with Dream Lover? - Bobby Darin
3. What is the nickname of Reading FC? - Royals
4. Which actress in a commercial said these chocolates aren't Terry's they're mine? - Dawn French
5. What city is the capital of Turkey? - Ankara
6. What does DOA stand for in the beer Blackmoor DOA? - Dark Old Ale
7. Which London museum is dedicated to railways? - Kensington
8. From which film did The Harry Lime Theme come? - The Third Man
9. Which New York street is the site of most of the leading commercial theatres? - Broadway
10. What is a male bear called? - Boar
11. At which sport do Oxford and Cambridge compete for the Bowring Bowl? - Rugby Union
12. What is the capital of The Ukraine? - Kiev
13. Which unusual World Championships are held every year in Calveras, California? - Frog jumping
14. In which English county is Cockermouth Castle? - Cumbria
15. Which group took Nellie The Elephant to the top 10 in 1984? - The Toy Dolls
16. Which northern comedian was billed as The Little Waster? - Bobby Thomson
17. Which commentator, who died aged 92 in 1996, was known as 'the voice of the Boat Race'? - John Snagge
18. Which British aircraft company made the Firebrand torpedo-strike fighter? - Blackburn
19. Which one word means a wind instrument a former cavalry officer and an ice cream holder? - Cornet
20. Which famous London thoroughfare's name contains 6 consonants un-separated by vowels? - Knightsbridge




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