Sun­day chal­lenge

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Which word refers to the first episode of a tele­vi­sion show, the job de­scrip­tion of Charles Lind­bergh and a light on a stove? Sun­screens are mea­sured by their SPF ef­fec­tive­ness. What does SPF stand for? What unit of mass, equal to 200mg, is used for mea­sur­ing gem­stones and pearls?

He was a cel­list, com­poser, and con­duc­tor from Cat­alo­nia and is gen­er­ally re­garded as the pre­em­i­nent

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14. cel­list of the first half of the 20th cen­tury, and one of the great­est cel­lists of all time. He fa­mously made a speech known by the name “I Am a Catalan” in front of the Gen­eral As­sem­bly of the United Na­tions in 1971. By what name was he best known in English?

In hu­mans the ..... are a pair of bean-shaped, red­dish brown or­gans lo­cated on ei­ther side of the back­bone, against the rear wall of the ab­domen, level with the low­est ribs.

True or false: in mo­tor rac­ing, a che­quered flag sig­nals the end of a ses­sion

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20. True of false: in the Win­ter Olympic sport of curl­ing, play­ers throw stones at houses?

What is the cap­i­tal of Liberia?

Which coun­try has the largest Catholic pop­u­la­tion in the world: a) Por­tu­gal, b) Spain or c) Brazil?

True or false: North Amer­ica is larger than Africa?

Which of th­ese films par­o­died the Cold War: a) Sav­ing Pri­vate Ryan, b) Dr Strangelove or c) Point Break?

True or false: the Ama­zon River is the long­est in the world?

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