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Ev­ery­thing you learnt at school ... but can you re­mem­ber?

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1 The Ro­man­tic poetry of John Clare is no­table for its sub­lime evo­ca­tion of the coun­try­side of which county? a) Som­er­set b) West­mor­land c) Northamp­ton­shire d) Suf­folk 2 What is the me­dian value of the fol­low­ing num­bers: 5,4, 7, 12, 15, 9, 15, 5,2? a) 5 b) 7 c) 8.2 d) 9 3 In which year was the An­glo-Ir­ish Treaty signed, which es­tab­lished the in­de­pen­dent Ir­ish Free State (later the Repub­lic of Ire­land)? a) 1916 b) 1918 c) 1921 d) 1923 4 What name is given to a female swan? a) Cob b) Dame c) Hen d) Pen 5 Dunedin is the main town of which of these re­gions of New Zealand? a) Otago b) Hawke’s Bay c) Marl­bor­ough d) Waikato 6 Which of the fol­low­ing foods has a nat­u­rally high zinc con­tent? a) Eggs b) Broc­coli c) Oys­ters d) Or­anges 7 The pop­u­lar French school song Alou­ette is about which of these an­i­mals? a) Cock­roach b) Lark c) Flea d) Nightin­gale

8 What is the name of a bowl-shaped hol­low formed on a moun­tain­side by glacial ero­sion? a) Mo­raine b) Crevasse c) Snout d) Cirque

9 Which of the fol­low­ing is not a mem­ber of the brass in­stru­ment fam­ily? a) Oud b) Heli­con c) Sousa­phone d) Flugel­horn 10 Which of these is not one of the dis­ci­plines in men’s artis­tic gym­nas­tics? a) Par­al­lel bars b) Pom­mel horse c) Floor ex­er­cise d) Bal­ance beam An­swers: 1 c;2 b; 3 c; 4 d; 5 a; 6 c; 7 b; 8 d; 9 a; 10 d

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