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General Knowledge ~ 1

In which Australian town was Sir Donald Bradman born?
Cootamundra
What is the chemical symbol for iron?
Fe
Who is the oldest, Paris or Nicky Hilton?
Paris
How old was Marilyn Monroe when she died?
36
Who was the last man to be hanged in Australia? Ronald Ryan
Which author composed the 'Louis the Fly' ditty advertising fly spray?
Bryce Courtney
Marlon Brando won an Oscar starring in which 1972 classic?
The Godfather
Who or what is Matilda in the song 'Waltzing Matilda?
A swag
What size shoe does Ian Thorpe wear?
Size 17
In which Australian state is the Franklin River?
Tasmania
Which creature has the largest eyes?
The giant squid
Who won the Oscar for Best Actress in 2003?
Nicole Kidman for 'The Hours'
What is the capital of Burkina Faso?
Ougadougou
Who wrote Advance Australia Fair?
Peter Dodds McCormick
In area, which is the largest state of the United States?
Alaska
What is the longest river in Europe?
Volga
In which ocean did the Titanic sink?
Atlantic
Where was the first soccer World Cup played?
Uruguay in 1930
Who intended to blow up the British Parliament in 1605?
Guy Fawkes
Which Australian suburb is Dame Edna Everage from?
Moonee Ponds
What is the chemical symbol for lead?
Pb
What planet is known as the red planet?
Mars
Which river flows through Taree in NSW?
Manning
Australian bushranger Frederick Ward was also known as who? Captain Thunderbolt
With which team did Harry Kewell start his English Premier League career?
Leeds United

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