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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 1 What ti­tle is com­mon to Queen Vic­to­ria’s hus­band, their el­dest son, a for­mer as well as the cur­rent ruler of Monaco, and two for­mer rulers of Bel­gium?

2 What ad­jec­tive de­scribes a nurs­ery rhyme char­ac­ter who wanted to taste pie but had no penny for the pie­man?

3 Which town in Berk­shire is the only English town or city men­tioned in the ti­tle of a Shake­speare play?

4 ‘Ugly’ is not po­lit­i­cally cor­rect when used to de­scribe a per­son. Be­fore the af­fected ‘dif­fer­ently vis­aged’ was coined, what word was some­times used?

5 What is the word ap­plied to a fad, es­pe­cially in fash­ion?

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