BAG OF 10 GENERAL
Which country changed the English language version of its national anthem to make it gender neutral?
1 Who was selected as Miss Universe 2018 in the 67th edition of Miss Universe pageant held in Thailand on 16 December 2018 ?
2 Ascending a height of 51,000 feet in a hydrogen-filled balloon in 1931, Auguste Piccard and Paul Kipfer became the first people to reach which atmospheric layer?
3 Which Swiss watchmaker introduced Internet Time in 1998, which divides the day into 1,000 “.beats”. The measurement - equal to one minute 26.4 seconds - was designed to eliminate the need for time zones
4 Which country changed the English language version of its national anthem to make it gender neutral?
5 Which Hollywood actress, nominated for the Oscar for a record number of times, has applied to trademark her name to stop others exploiting it for unauthorized commercial use?
6 In Russian folklore, the arrival of this mythical creature usually presages complicated quests, or trouble. The creature lends its name to a famous 20th Century ballet as well. Name the mythical creature.
7 This is a quote by which actress, who played the Hollywood vamp roles during the 60’s and the 70’s: “Men are creatures with two legs and eight hands”?
8 The lag of this country derives its colors from SWAPO, the organization that fought for its freedom. The blue represents the Atlantic Ocean, while the red band signiies the blood spilled during their struggle for freedom. Which country?
9 What is common to these journalists: Jamal Khashoggi who was killed in the Saudi embassy in Turkey ; staff from Capital Gazette, the
US newspaper where five people were killed ; Maria Ressa of the Philippines and the wives of Myanmar’s Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo ?
10 Who, in the UK, will not take part in the traditional Royal Boxing Day pheasant hunt, at the request of his wife, an animal lover?