Jonathan's General Knowledge #8

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Last updated: February 24, 2015
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What is the national anthem of Australia?
Advance Australia Fair
2
Who wrote and recorded the song You're So Vain in 1972?
Carly Simon
3
Tripe is the culinary name given to which part of a farm animal?
Stomach
4
In cricket, what does LBW stand for?
Leg before wicket
5
What is the chemical formula of Sodium chloride?
NaCl
6
Which duo directed The Big Lebowski?
Coen Brothers
7
Which game developer publishes the Pro Evolution Soccer series?
Konami
8
The character of Napoleon in Animal Farm is based on whom?
Joseph Stalin
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What is the common name given to a biological catalyst?
Enzyme
10
Along with the Falklands, which other British territory did Argentina occupy in 1982?
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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Who remains the last American to win a Formula One race?
Mario Andretti
12
Focus, Shocking Blue and George Baker Selection are bands from which country?
Netherlands
13
In computer systems, what does CAD stand for?
Computer-aided design
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The Timbers, Trail Blazers and Winterhawks are sports teams of which city?
Portland
15
Florence is the capital city of which Italian region?
Tuscany
16
Calculate the result of 50% of 7800, divided by a bakers dozen, and then multiplied by 5.
1500
17
The Crickets were the backing band of which rock and roll star?
Buddy Holly
18
The Luncheon on the Grass is a famous painting by which artist?
Édouard Manet
19
Which element is used in light bulb filaments?
Tungsten
20
What is the most eastern capital city that the River Danube passes through?
Belgrade
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Level 82
Mar 12, 2015
I'm going to lobby for Pablo Mandonado for the F1 question, Venezuela is part of the Americas. I'm also going to lobby for Peter Revson, if you really intend to mean US Americans, at least as an alternate. Andretti raced for the US and became a citizen, but was born in Italy (or Croatia, depending on your pov)
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Level 30
Mar 13, 2015
Andretti became a U.S. citizen in 1964, long before he was racing in Formula One
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Level 74
Jun 2, 2015
If Andretti became a US citizen in 1964, long before he started racing Formula 1, doesn't that mean he was an American when he was racing Formula 1?
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Level 30
Feb 11, 2016
Yep