Easier General Knowledge 54

Published: Sunday 27th August 2017
  1. If you suffer from Panophobia, what would you fear?
  2. Which state in 1959 became the last to join the United States?
  3. Which single by Babylon Zoo topped the UK charts for five weeks in 1996?
  4. At what temperature does water boil on the Celsius scale?
  5. According to the Bible, who cut Samson's hair?
  6. Who was the first professional footballer to receive a knighthood?
  7. What type of beans are used to make baked beans?
  8. Who in 1938 wrote the novel "Brighton Rock"?
  9. Which London sporting venue is home to Surrey Cricket Club?
  10. In which year was Prince Charles invested as the Prince of Wales?
  11. For which movie did Marlon Brando refuse the Best Actor Oscar in 1973?
  12. To what did Burma change its name in 1989?
  13. The opera "Tosca" was written by which Italian composer?
  14. What is the middle colour of the rainbow?
  15. In the Shakespeare play, which ghost haunted Macbeth?
  16. Which city is known as "The Eternal City"?
  17. Which part of the human body can be examined by an Otoscope?
  18. What music did Torville and Dean dance to in their gold medal win at the 1984 Winter Olympics?
  19. Who played Catwoman in the 1960s TV series of "Batman"?
  20. In which US State would you find the city of Tulsa?
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  1. Kelvin says:

    Q2. There were 2 new states. Alaska Jan 3rd 1959 and Hawaii Aug 21st 1959

  2. Paul says:

    Kelvin. Yeah, but the question specifies which state was last to join, not which state joined in 1959.

  3. Gavin says:

    Hello Ken

    Good quiz as usual. In Q19 Julie Newmar played Catwoman in the first two seasons of Batman. Eartha Kitt took on the role for the third season.

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