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Quiz

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 19 August, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 19 August, 2001, 12:00am

1 Who wrote Paradise Lost?


2 Who founded the Ming dynasty in 1368?


3 Where is Peary Land?


4 To which family of fish does the pilchard belong?


5 When did Brazil last win the soccer World Cup?


6 Who is the chief of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority?


7 Who played Butch in the movie Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid?


8 Who was President of Romania from 1974 to 1989?


9 What nationality was the poet T.S. Eliot?


10 Dordrecht is in which country?


a) Belgium b) Netherlands c) France


11 What is a hamadryas?


12 Who was known as Il Duce?


Solutions


1 John Milton 2 Zhu Yuanzhang 3 Greenland 4 The herring family 5 1994 6 Joseph Yam Chi-Kwong 7 Paul Newman 8 Nicolae Ceausescu 9 American 10 b) Netherlands 11 A baboon 12 Benito Mussolini.


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