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QUIZ: Can you answer these general knowledge questions that all begin with the letter 'U'?

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Which mythical animal is represented as a horse with a single horn projecting from its forehead?
Which is the 20th letter of the Greek alphabet?
Which four stringed instrument originated in Hawaii?
By what name was the legendary Greek king of Ithaca 'Odysseus' called by the Romans?
What name is given to the practice of lending money at unreasonably high rates of interest?
What name is given to the thinner and longer of the two bones in the human forearm?
Which large rock formation in Northern Territory Australia is also known as Ayers Rock?
What sort of institution was first seen in Bologna Italy in 1088?
Which mountain range is usually considered the natural boundary between Europe and Asia?
What was the former name of the African country Burkina Faso?
Which citrus fruit is created by hybridizing a grapefruit, an orange and a tangerine?
What is the name of the popular type of sub-machine gun of Israeli design?
Which cord also known as the birth cord is a conduit between a developing embryo and the placenta?
What is the name of the national flag of the United Kingdom?
Which American indigenous people of the Great Basin now live primarily in Utah and Colorado?
What is the official language of Pakistan also widely used in India and elsewhere?
Which person shows people to their seats, especially in a cinema or theatre or at a wedding?
Belfast is the capital of which province of Ireland?
Which adjective relates to a bear or the bear family?
Which 16th century book by Thomas More describes an island in which everything is perfect?
Which usually invisible electromagnetic radiation has a wavelength shorter than that of visible light?

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