Five question general knowledge #5 by RalliP

Champion(s):

Shosin
No matter where you go...there you are.


Runner(s)-Up:

VenguswamyK
Semper Ubi Sub Ubi

classicroadster

DouglasLovesVixey
Le Havre, Bogota, Brunei


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5
Money Value (% Incorrect): 32 73 56 69 99
1 Shosin 172 98 00
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73
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15
69
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2 classicroadster 170 91 15
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15
56
15
69
00
2 VenguswamyK 170 91 00
15
15
56
15
69
00
2 DouglasLovesVixey 170 91 15
00
15
56
15
69
00
5 CoenM 150 84 15
32
15
73
00
15
00
6 BlomE 135 81 15
32
15
73
00
00
00
7 KlionskyG 131 75 15
32
00
00
15
69
00
7 DreyfusB 131 75 15
32
00
00
15
69
00
9 Jonathan 118 67 15
32
00
15
56
00
00
9 ArunH 118 67 15
32
00
15
56
00
00
9 emilyaviva 118 67 15
32
00
15
56
00
00
12 EggCzar 101 56 15
15
15
56
00
00
00
12 mbmason 101 56 15
15
15
56
00
00
00
12 TWright17 101 56 15
00
15
56
15
00
00
15 GorowaraR 99 50 15
00
00
15
69
00
00
16 SokolM 88 44 00
00
15
73
00
00
00
16 Vendy12 88 44 00
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73
00
00
00
00
18 MoskowitzJim 86 39 15
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15
56
00
00
00
19 GrahamJ 71 32 00
00
15
56
00
00
00
19 GovindGrewal 71 32 00
00
15
56
00
00
00
19 ecpekkle 71 32 00
00
00
15
56
00
00
22 HortonR 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
22 benwick 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
22 mwg 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
22 KPope 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
22 StanleyP 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
22 MaccaroneM 47 17 15
32
00
00
00
00
00
28 DMTsurel 0 3 00
00
00
00
00
00
00
28 Nicola 0 3 00
00
00
00
00
00
00

Questions:

What is the pastry that is made by oiling and stacking many very thin sheets, and which is the base of desserts such as baklava and strudel?

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filo

Tawaret, an ancient Egyptian fertility goddess whose appearance combines a hippopotamus, crocodile, and lion, might be remembered today for the representation of a part of her body in the setting of what television program?

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LOST

In test cricket, the most common method of a batter being dismissed is "caught" and second-most common is "bowled". What is the the third-most common method - give either the full phrase or its initials?

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leg before wicket (LBW)

Identify the Warsaw-born cavalry officer who was killed in the 1779 Battle of Savannah while serving in the Continental Army.

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Casimir Pulaski

As I was traveling through St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives. Each wife had seven husbands; each husband seven wives. Another rule for life in St. Ives: each pair of men share three wives. Count all people, husbands and wives - how many people live in St. Ives?

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30