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Daily Quiz: Wednesday 16th September 2020

The base of the great pyramid of Egypt is large enough to cover how many football fields?

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Initially standing at 146.5 metres (481 feet), the Great Pyramid was the tallest man-made structure in the world for more than 3,800 years until Lincoln Cathedral was finished in 1311 AD.

Name the knot used to shorten a rope without cutting it

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The knot has several features which allow a rope to be shortened: -It provides two loops, one at each end of the knot which can be used to pass another rope through -The knot remains somewhat secure under tension; the coarser the rope the more secure it is (see Disadvantages, below) -The knot falls apart easily when tension is removed

What is the symbol for Roentgenium on the periodic table of elements?

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Who is the Most Nominated Actor For An Oscar ?

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With twelve Academy Award nominations (eight for Best Actor and four for Best Supporting Actor), Nicholson is the most nominated male actor in Academy Awards history

What is the capital of Paraguay?

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Asunción is the capital and largest city of Paraguay. Unlike other capitals of South America such as Buenos Aires, Quito or Lima, Asunción is off the beaten path as it lacks well known tourist attractions

What is the Māori word for extinct large flightless bird?

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What is the approximate population of Wellington?

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Ds is the symbol for Darmstadtium on the periodic table of elements.

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Who invented dynamite ?

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An __________, despite its ponderous appearance, can reach speeds up to 25 miles per hours on an open stretch.

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Daily Quiz: Wednesday 16th September 2020
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