1. Alyssa Azar at the age of 19, recently became the youngest Australian to climb which mountain? 2. Richard Branson is a co-founder of which international corporate giant? 3. An aunt of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was recently discovered running a dry-cleaning business in (a) Moscow (b) New York (c) Perth? 4. Did Australia or the West Indies win the 2016 women’s World Twenty20 championship? 5. The letter “e” in the term “email” stands for what? 6. Name the founder after whom the city of Rome is named. 7. Russell Crowe played bargain-basement standover man Jackson Healy in which recent movie? 8. Name the only solar system planet not named after a mythological character. 9. Which Australian golfer won the 2016 “fifth major”, the Players’ Championship? 10. Banff National Park is which country’s oldest national park? 11. Who recently became the first woman to anchor TV coverage of a State of Origin match? 12. Was the Eiffel Tower built in the 18th or 19th century? 13. Which former speaker of the House of Representatives recently took up a job as a political commentator for Sky News? 14. Is the Mediterranean island of Corsica a French or Italian possession? 15. Which AFL team recently became the first to lose the first six matches of a season while being the reigning minor premier? 16. Mango Hill is in which Australian state/territory? 17. Which greasy substance, extracted from wool, is used in the manufacture of some health care products and cosmetics? 18. “Stolen from Africa, brought to America,” are lyrics from which song? 19. In 1987, Maree Lyndon became the first female jockey to ride in which major Australian horse race? 20. The Blond Ambition World Tour was which US superstar’s 1990 international series of 57 concerts? 21. From 1921 to 1923, the national tennis championships of which country were played at the Germantown Cricket Club? 22. Beginning with “t”, what is the four-letter term for an act which causes someone to suffer harm or loss resulting in legal liability? 23. Which star reputedly guided the Biblical characters, the three wise men, to the infant Jesus? 24. The 2016 BRW 200 Rich List named which property developer as Australia’s richest person? 25. What is the name of the Catholic Church official tasked with arguing against a person’s proposed canonisation?