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1 Is the Tropic of Capri­corn north or south of the Equa­tor?

2 Uriah Heep is a char­ac­ter in which book by English author Charles Dick­ens?

3 Which African coun­try has the most pop­u­la­tion? 4 Strata is a plu­ral of which word?

5 Pas­sion for Flavour (1996) was the first book by which Bri­tish chef?

6 Dame Cather­ine Tizard was the 16th gov­er­nor­gen­eral of which coun­try from 1990-96?

7 In which year was Sput­nik I, the first ar­ti­fi­cial satel­lite to or­bit the Earth, launched by the Soviet Union?

Which va­ri­ety of cloud has a name mean­ing “curl of hair”? 17 The Spring­boks are which coun­try’s rugby union team? 18 Sb is the sym­bol for which chem­i­cal el­e­ment? 19 Who is Pres­i­dent of Venezuela? 20 Who founded Singapore in 1819? 21 What is the cap­i­tal of Pa­pua New Guinea? 22 What is the 11th sign of the zo­diac? 23 Which salt lake be­tween Is­rael and Jor­dan is the low­est lake in the world? 24 What kind of per­son is an ecdysi­ast? 25 Is 151 a prime num­ber? 26 In which Aus­tralian cap­i­tal city is Cir­cu­lar the 2007 al­bum Favourite Worst Night­mare? 34 In which state is the old­est ex­ist­ing church in Aus­tralia? 35 Which of the seven deadly sins could also be called acedia? 36 What is a young oys­ter called? 37 Who was born on April 21, 1926, at 17 Bru­ton St in London? 38 What kind of food is havarti? 39 Fado, a mu­sic genre which can be traced back to the 1820s, comes from which coun­try? 40 What is the largest penin­sula in the world? 41 What is per­jury? 42 Ac­cord­ing to folk­lore, what kind of long-billed

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