DugglebyB's General Knowledge Quiz #1 by DugglebyB

Champion(s):

UllspergerA


Runner(s)-Up:

VenguswamyK
Semper Ubi Sub Ubi


Quiz Description

I plan to do more of these general knowledge quizzes in the future, thus I am numbering this one. Enjoy the quiz! I'm hoping this will play at relatively equal difficulty to a normal LearnedLeague match day, just with twice as many questions.

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Questions:

The island of Sodor is the entirely fictional setting of what children's television series?

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THOMAS & FRIENDS (edit: THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE also accepted) (edited at 7:13 pm, March 8, 2017 (MST))

The First Triumvirate (of Rome) consisted of three individuals. Name any two of them.

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JULIUS CAESAR, MARCUS LICINIUS CRASSUS, POMPEY (edited at 9:34 pm, March 8, 2017 (MST))

Three Stravinsky ballets were performed by Ballet Russes in Paris. Debuting in 1910, which ballet was the first of the three chronologically? Petrushka and The Rite of Spring followed in 1911 and 1913, respectively.

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THE FIREBIRD

Movistar, O2, and Vivo are all telecommunications brands owned by what Spanish company, itself a telecommunications provider?

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TELEFÓNICA

This is the dramatic skyline of what major European city?

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FRANKFURT

Nixon in China and Doctor Atomic are two operas by what modern American composer?

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JOHN ADAMS

Who is philosopher and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft's daughter, perhaps even more famous in her own right?

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MARY SHELLEY

What hit single by Milky Chance, a German folk group, begins with the following lyrics?
I want you by my side
So that I never feel alone again
They’ve always been so kind
But now they’ve brought you away from here

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STOLEN DANCE

Name either one of the track and field athletes that gave the "Black Power" salute during their medal ceremony in the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.

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JOHN CARLOS, TOMMIE SMITH

This is a hilariously real tweet by what esteemed evolutionary biologist and author of The Selfish Gene? He also coined the word "meme."

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RICHARD DAWKINS

The Beethoven-loving Alex and his "droogs" speak in what fictional language in A Clockwork Orange?

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NADSAT

Who is the current Secretary of Transportation under the Trump administration? She is pictured here.

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ELAINE CHAO