Quiz Number 173

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  1. On board ship, what is housed in a binnacle?
  2. In which African country would you find the Ebola River after which the virus was named?
  3. Which battle was the first to take place in the War of the Roses?
  4. Which two teams played in the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup?
  5. Which songs with "Before" in the title were UK top ten hits for the following artists, [a] Shaznay Lewis (2004), [b] Wham, (1984), [c] Sunshine Anderson (2001), [d] Arctic Monkeys (2006) and [e] Stephanie Mills (1980)?
  6. Of which former Soviet country is Tbilisi the capital city?
  7. In flowers what is found on the tip of a Stamen?
  8. Which French philosopher said "I think, therefore I am"?
  9. Which of the Ivy League Universities is located in Rhode Island?
  10. In the Bible, which king threw Daniel into the lion's den?
  11. What type of objects might you find in an Ossuary?
  12. Which is the last but one letter of the Greek alphabet?
  13. Which Frenchman composed the "Symphonie Fantastique"?
  14. Who were the original sponsors of the London Marathon?
  15. In which novels by Jane Austen do the following characters feature,[a]Admiral Croft, [b] Edward Ferrars, [c] Fanny Price, [d] Eleanor Tilney and [e] George Wickham?
  16. Which is the only mammal to have scales?
  17. Delaware shares a State border with which three other US States?
  18. On which river does the Yorkshire town of Halifax stand?
  19. Which pop group recorded the 1982 hit album "The Lexicon Of Love"?
  20. As at 2019, who is the only show jumper to have won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year?
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