Miscellaneous Quiz / 'P' General Knowledge

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

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Which ancient Egyptian material was used for writing and painting on?
Which egg laying mammal is often called the 'duck billed .......'?
What name is given to the practice or custom of having more than one wife or husband at the same time?
Which native American married John Rolfe in Virginia 1614?
Which ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples was destroyed by the volcanic Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD?
In bullfighting which person on horseback goads the bull with a lance?
What name is given to the pure white winged stallion in Greek mythology?
Which Dolphin-like creature is a small toothed whale with a triangular dorsal fin and a blunt rounded snout?
Which hairstyle is named after the chief mistress of the French King Louis XV, Madam de .........?
Which falcon that dives on its prey from height can reach speeds of over 200 mph?
What name is given to a Hindu or Buddhist temple, typically in the form of a many-tiered tower?
Which region of vast steppe-like plains in South America is associated with Argentina?
On which small island off Alexandria Egypt was the 'Lighthouse of Alexandria' built?
Anne Bonny, Bartholomew Roberts and Edward Teach were all what?
What name is given to an obsessive desire to set fire to things?
Who was the Greek god of the sea?
Alexander Fleming discovered which antibiotic in 1928?
What name is given to a supposed noisy ghost who throws or moves things around?
Which geographical region in Asia includes vast territories of eastern Pakistan and northern India?
What name is given to a person who knows and speaks several languages?
Which fictional wooden puppet was created by the Italian writer Carlo Collodi in 1883?

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