Round 5

General Knowledge


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Question 1 :

Entomology is the study of which science?

Question 2 :

How old was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart when he composed “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”?

Question 3 :

What was the name of the first animal or living thing to go into orbit, launched by the Soviet Union on 3 November, 1957?

Question 4 :

The Anglo Boer War or Second Boer War was fought between the British Empire and two Boer states, The South African Republic and The Orange Free State during which years?

Question 5 :

The fear of heights is known as which phobia?

Question 6 :

According to the American National Institute on Drug Abuse, which is considered the most addictive substance on earth?

Question 7 :

Which country has the most number of neighborurs touching its border at 14?

Question 8 :

What book is recorded as the most read and sold book of all time?

Question 9 :

In South Africa’s political history, who was elected the first state president replacing the monarch in 1961?

Question 10 :

Who is currently the richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $115 Billion?