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- At the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards, Lady Gaga wore a controversial dress made of what: Leopard skin; Racoon pelts; Gold leaf; or Raw meat?
- Held in turn by the ancient Phonecians, Greeks and Romans, Cyrenaica is a region of which African country: Gambia; Uganda; Tunisia; or Libya?
- Which London Underground line serves Heathrow Airport: Piccadilly; Metropolitan; Central; or District?
- What in the human body is the calcaneum: Skull; Heel bone; Wrist bone; or Rib cage?
- Gametophobia is an informal term for the irrational fear of: Gambling; Birds; Marriage; or Walking?
- With species called common, Danube and Italian, what creature is a bleak; Bird; Fish; Crab; or Whale?
- For which English county cricket team did Australian Shane Warne play between 2000 and 2007: Surrey; Sussex; Hampshire; or Worcestershire?
- Which composer died on 5th December 1791, aged 35: Beethoven; Bach; Mozart; or Chopin?
- A mooli is which type of vegetable: Carrot, Radish; Parsnip; or Cauliflower?
- A 2010 UK survey by the Campaign for Better Transport identified which city as the most car-dependent: London; Milton Keynes; Bristol; or Swindon?
- Who is the Greek God of the forge and fire, among other related responsibilities: Dionysus; Ares; Erebos; or Hephaestus?
- What is the musical term for 'To be repeated from the beginning': Da Capo; Etude; Cantata; or Rubato?
- Burley is which type of crop: Cotton; Wheat; Rice; or Tobacco?
- The Rockall Trough is in which ocean: Atlantic; Pacific; Arctic; or Indian?
- In the 2004 film biopic Beyond the Sea, Kevin Spacey plays which 1960s singer: Bobby Vee; Frankie Avalon; Bobby Darin; or Fabian?
- Hypokalaemia is the deficiency of what in the bloodstream: Calcium; Potassium; Oxygen; or Protein?
- In June 1937, which US state became the first, and only, to celebrate Flag Day as a state holiday: Florida; California; Pennsylvania; or Texas?
- Which European leader publicly welcomed a new female MP to parliament by reminding her of a 'rule' called 'jus primae noctis' ('law of the first night' - a medieval right of the Lord of the manor to deflower new brides) ? Silvio Berlusconi; Winston Churchill; Nicolas Sarkozy; or Helmut Kohl?
- If something is 'bacilliform' what shape is it: Diamond-shaped; Leaf-shaped; Arrow-shaped; or Rod-shaped?
- The John Rylands Library is in which English city: Leeds; Manchester; London; or Birmingham?
- What colour is the pigment lycopene: Yellow; Green; Blue; or Red?
- What class of creature is a scorpion: Arachnid; Reptile; Insect; or Mammal?
- In which English county is Chilham Castle: Cornwall; Kent; Derbyshire; or Norfolk?
- Brisket is a cut of meat from which part of an animal: Leg; Rump; Chest; or Shoulder?
- Bess Wallace was the wife of which US president: Coolidge; Hoover; Ford; or Truman?
- 'The Battle of Trafalgar' is the work of which British painter: Joseph Turner; William Winstanley; Thomas Birch; or Edwin Landseer?
- In which year was the Metropolitan Police Service established in London: 1789; 1829; 1869; or 1901?
- Madrilene is what type of food dish: Soup; Omelette; Ice cream; or Pasta?
- Petrography is the study of what: Pets; Clouds; Rocks; or Sculpture?
- EU president Herman van Rumpuy published a book of what: Sex tips; Potato recipes; Haiku; or Best foreigner jokes?
- What is a bump on a ski slope called which is formed by skiers turning: Tycoon; Mogul; Magnate; or Shogun?
- The Watergate Complex is in which area of Washington DC: Foggy Bottom; Windy Corner; Sunnyside; or Snow Hill?
- Cilantro is the leaf of which herb: Sage; Thyme; Parsley; or Coriander?
- Which US state is known as The Volunteer State: Ohio; Maryland; Tennessee; or Utah?
- Mefloquine is used for the treatment of what: Malaria; Diabetes; Dysentery; or Yellow Fever?
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