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- What was originally called 'wireless telegraphy': Television; Video; Radio; or Telephone?
- What internet mechanism is named from a popular US confection, thought originated by Chinese Californians?
- What military term for a multiple gun discharge referred originally in Latin/Italian to being out of danger or safe?
- What's the largest capital city without a river, and also the oldest capital of its continent?
- The strongest known biological material was identified by scientists (2015) in the teeth of a: Lion; Rat; Locust; or Limpet?
- What hyphenated surname was adopted for members of British Queen Elizabeth II's family?
- Titan is the project codename for Apple's development: iCar; iWatch; iSpecs; or iSexmachine?
- What's the cube root of 27,000?
- Name the two long-serving British MPs and past senior ministers caught in a 2015 TV/press sting offering payment for political services from a hoax Chinese company?
- Who became the fastest-selling Playmobil toy figure, to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation in 2017: Joan of Arc; Thomas More; ; Martin Luther; or Dalai Lama?
- Spell the word: Presumptious; Presumtuous; Presumtious; or Presumptuous?
- What technical term, prefixed with 'extraordinary/irregular', refers euphemistically to the abduction/transfer of a person by one nation to another?
- In 1895 German company Bayer created what genericized trademark for a diacetylmorphine cough suppressant, alluding to the Greek god/goddess of bravery and self-sacrifice?
- Put these elements in order of heaviest (most dense) first: Sodium, Hydrogen, Lead, Gold, Oxygen?
- In 2015 the World Health Organization made 'single-use' mandatory for what (by 2020 worldwide): Syringes; Nit combs; Canteen cutlery; or Bed-sheets?
- The flags of Japan, Argentina, Uruguay, Greenland and Bangladesh share what common feature?
- Which country in 2001 became the first to decriminalize recreational drug use: Mexico; Portugal; Netherlands; or China?
- Circumvallate papilla, fungiform papilla, and foliate papilla are commonly called: Toes; Fingernails; Taste buds; or Eyelashes?
- Who was Miss World 1976, and her iconic musician/peace activist boyfriend (two answers required)?
- Match these mathematical terms according to the calculation and result: (Calculations) Addition, Subtraction, Division, Multiplication: (Results) Product, Quotient, Sum, Difference?