General Knowledge Quiz (Round 172)

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Britain's largest National Park is in which country?
Scotland (Cairngorms)

 

Which common name for lateral epicondylitis would suggest you played a particular sport?
Tennis elbow

 

Which river discharges the greatest volume of water in the world?
Amazon

 

W.B.Yeats won a nobel prize for literature in what year? a) 1903 b) 1923 c) 1943
b) 1923

 

The airport at Skopje, Macedonia, is named after which ancient king?
Alexander the Great

 

Who is the author and playwright whose best known work is probably 'Waiting for Godot'?
Samuel Beckett

 

In Latin, unus times novem equals what?
9

 

Which top class West Indies batsman had, amongst others, the nickname of 'The Master Blaster'
Viv Richards

 

The Zodiac sign of Cancer starts in which month?
June

 

Calcium sulfate may be used to mend a broken bone, why?
It is Plaster of Paris and is used to make a cast