General Studies Online Quiz November 4th 2010

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 60

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    David Cameron and France's Nicolas Sarkozy have signed treaties this week agreeing to military co-operation, including...
    • A. 

      ...the testing of nuclear warheads

    • B. 

      ....the re-training of the armed forces

    • C. 

      ...pledging to recruit and train more than 20,000 new military troops

  • 2. 
    The University of South Carolina has developed a sociology course dedicated to the life, work and rise to fame of pop star Lady Gaga.True or False?  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Fifteen people were injured this week in a suspected gas explosion in which city: 
    • A. 

      Bristol

    • B. 

      Salford

    • C. 

      Liverpool

  • 4. 
    "French media are describing as a "miracle" the unscathed survival of an 18-month-old girl who fell from a sixth-floor apartment". In which French city did this incident happen?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Bordeaux

    • C. 

      Marseille

  • 5. 
    Harry Redknapp escapes FA punishment for describing Manchester United winger Nani's goal on Saturday as "a farce".True or False? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    In Rugby Union, which team will Britain face on Saturday?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      South Africa

    • C. 

      New Zealand

  • 7. 
    A report has been released this week stating that "Alcohol is more harmful than heroin or crack when the overall dangers to the individual and society are considered"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In the news article "What would you do to ward off a cold?" the following statement was made:"US researchers found that people who exercise regularly are more likely to get a cold"True or False?  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    In the news article:"Students warn MPs of tuition fees 'backlash'"It was announced that:The government is set to announce fees levels - with reports that it could be up to £?,??? per year
    • A. 

      £7,000

    • B. 

      £9,000

    • C. 

      £12,500

  • 10. 
    "Amazon's Kindle is proving popular in China because it allows users to log on to banned websites"True or False?                          
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False