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General Quiz # 107/2024
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1
  Which of these is a word for loss of memory as a result of, for example, concussion or psychological disorder?
  Muscular dystrophy
  Vertigo
  Agoraphobia
  Amnesia

2
  What legendary land was between the Scilly Isles and Cornwall before it was overwhelmed by the sea?
  Camelot
  Lyonesse
  Atlantis
  Utopia

3
  The woolsack is a seat for the president, the Lord Chancellor, of which group?
  US Congress
  Masons
  House of Commons
  House of Lords

4
  Babe Ruth played for which Major League Baseball team between 1919 and 1935?
  New York Yankees
  Boston Red Sox
  Providence Grays
  Washington Senators

5
  Who invented infinitesimal calculus independently of Newton (and his notation has been in general use since then), invented the binary system, and promoted his philosophy of 'optimism', that the universe is the best possible that God could have made?
  Gottfried Leibniz
  Hermann Grassmann
  Johannes Kepler
  Heinrich Weber