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Each of th­ese is a quiz ques­tion in its own right, but the an­swers con­nect to a com­mon theme, which could be any­thing from plumb straight­for­ward to bizarrely lat­eral.

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3. An Egyp­tian wa­ter lily much de­picted in Egyp­tian art with the botan­i­cal name Nym­phaea caerulea goes by what other name? What is the com­mon name for the vis­i­ble path of a me­te­oroid as it en­ters the at­mos­phere, be­com­ing a me­teor? In all, they num­ber about 44 species, in­clud­ing bathy­de­m­er­sal, ben­thopelagic, de­m­er­sal, pelagic and

4. reef-as­so­ci­ated ones, and are re­spon­si­ble for oc­ca­sional at­tacks off Egypt’s re­sort city of Sharm Al Shaikh. What are we talk­ing about? With ref­er­ence to the Dutch air­line KLM, what is its

5. flight num­ber from Paramaribo, Suri­name to Am­s­ter­dam? Which is­land in Antarc­tica’s Ross Ar­chi­pel­ago is so named for its lack of snow?

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