Qwizzeria Daily #493

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ANSWERS

1. One of the nitrogen oxide compounds is the colourless non-flammable gas, nitrous oxide, used as anaesthetic and pain-reducing effects. By what name coined by Humphrey Davy is it popularly known? Laughing gas

2. Famously known as the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven in 1770, what city was once the residence of the Archbishops and Prince-electors of Cologne? Bonn

3. What South American capital city is the longest continually inhabited area in the Rio de la Plata basin, and hence it is known as “the Mother of Cities”? Asunción

4. The Great _____ lake in Southeast Europe is shared by Albania, Greece, and North Macedonia. The Small _____ lake is shared only between Greece and Albania. What freshwater lake is common to both the blanks? Prespa

5. Horace Rawlins was an English professional golfer who happens to be the first winner of which prestigious tournament and one of the four major championships? He won it in 1895 in a one-day event wherein a total of eleven golfers took part.  (PIC) US Open

UPCOMING QUIZ EVENTS

16 September 2021 @ 19.00 (CET) – Trivia Thursdays.  More details here

19 September 2021 @ 19.00 (CET) – The Sunday Pub Quiz. More details here

21 September 2021 @ 20.30 (CET) – The Qwizz Hour #74 – Six rounds, six connections – it’s free, and it’s online. More details here – Online Link to play the quiz

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