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U.K. General Knowledge MC #6

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1. The Oval is known for hosting which sport ?
Polo
Motor Speedway
Cricket
Lacrosse
2. Since the BBC TV series started in 1963, how many actors have played Dr.Who ?
11
13
15
19
3. In London, the test to achieve the right to drive a Black Taxi is called what ?
The Knowledge
The Taxi Test
The Cabbies Code
Streetwise
4. The Domesday Book is the first known survey of most of the U.K., in what year was it produced ?
1126
1303
1245
1086
5. The first music festival held in Glastonbury was in 1970, what was the first headline act ?
Rolling Stones
Led Zeppelin
T.Rex
Focus
6. How long in miles is Hadrian's Wall ?
73
64
81
93
7. The largest cave system in the U.K. at (currently)11 miles long is Dan Yr Ogof, in which National Park ?
Snowdonia
Brecon Beacons
Lake District
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
8. The code number 00 in James Bond's 007 has what meaning?
Licence to Kill
Diplomatic Immunity
Right to carry weapons in public
Freedom of movement worldwide
9. Robert Baden-Powell started the Boy Scout Movement in 1907 on which island ?
Rathlin Island
Caldey Island
Brownsea Island
Great Cumbrae Island
10. During what age was Stonehenge thought to have been constructed?
Stone Age
Bronze Age
Iron Age
Dark Age
11. The 1986 XIII Commonwealth Games were held in which city ?
London
Glasgow
Cardiff
Edinburgh
12. Which river flows through the towns of Stoke, Nottingham and Newark ?
Trent
Ouse
Tweed
Mersey
13. Mary Quant is generally accepted as being the inventor of what item of clothing?
Tank Top
Cravat
Mini Skirt
Strapless Bra
14. The seaside resort of Blackpool has how many piers ?
2
3
1
4
15. L.S.Lowry's "Matchstick Men" paintings generally depicted the people of which city ?
Salford
Manchester
Liverpool
Bradford
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