The Local Quick Quiz #12

The Local Quick Quiz

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The Local Quick Quiz #12

1. What is the capital of Barbados?Bridgetown

 

2. The young Adolf Hitler dreamt he would win renown by becoming a great… what?Artist

 

3. Who was the patron saint of miners, and according to some apocryphal gospels, the mother of the Virgin Mary?St Anne

 

4. Who produced and directed “Citizen Kane”?Orson Welles

 

5. Who was the `Great’ emperor of Russia?Peter

 

6. What English walk was a dance craze in the 1930’s?Lambeth Walk

 

7. What did a farmer named Paterson introduce to Australia as a garden plant?Paterson’s curse

 

8. Who made it big with the song “Tiptoe Through the Tulips” in 1968?Tiny Tim

 

9. What is the heavy iron instrument by which a ship is held fast to the sea bottom?Anchor

 

10. What award was first presented in May 1929?The Oscar

 



 

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