Miscellaneous Quiz / 'G' General Knowledge

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Can you answer these general knowledge questions that all begin with the letter 'G'?

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What is the name of the study of food and culture, with a particular focus on gourmet cuisine?
In the Bible, who was the giant Philistine warrior defeated by the young David, the future king of Israel?
What name is given to the study of families and the tracing of their lineages and history?
What name is given to the lower or hind part of a side of bacon?
Which type of antelope is capable of reaching speeds of 60 mph and a sustained speed of 30 mph?
By what name is a native or cowboy of the South American pampas known?
Which nocturnal lizard has no eyelids and adhesive pads on its feet to assist in climbing?
When Oliver Twist says 'Please Sir, I want some more' what is he asking for more of?
Which ancient Greek school functioned as a training facility for competitors in public games?
What name is given to a system of labour camps maintained in the Soviet Union from 1930-55?
Which satellite of Jupiter is the largest moon in the Solar System?
Which stew of meat and vegetables is one of the national dishes of Hungary and a symbol of the country?
What other name can be used for a wildebeest?
By what other name can any North American subspecies of the brown bear, such as the Kodiak bear, be known?
Which type of Indian subcontinental butter is commonly used in cuisine, traditional medicine and religious rituals?
Which legendary dwarfish creature is supposed to guard the earth's treasures underground?
In Greek mythology, what sort of creatures were Medusa, Sthenno and Euryale?
Which apparatus comprising of a wheel which spins inside of a frame is used to help keep aircraft and ships steady?
Which chemical element has the symbol Au and atomic number 79?
Which ship with one or more sails and up to three banks of oars was chiefly used for warfare and often rowed by slaves?
Which Japanese female entertainers act as hostesses performing various arts such as music, dance and games?

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