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quizballs 197 - free general knowledge questions for trivia quizzes and pub quizzes
- What is the largest city by population in the world (at 2012, according to 'core districts' definition of city or equivalent)?
- Where do little-understood bony lumps called 'tori' form in the human body?
- Name Irvine Welsh's best selling 1993 novel about heroin addiction?
- Which country's leader, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, announced in 2012 the effective nationalisation of local oil assets owned by Spanish corporation Repsol?
- Heddon Street, off Regent Street, London, provided the location for what David Bowie album cover?
- India's national emblem features three prominent: Tigers; Peacocks; Elephants or Lions?
- City University London's Cass School specialises in: Fashion; Theatre; Medicine; or Business?
- SNCF is the state railway group of which country?
- What historic bicycle company introduced the children's Chopper bike in the 1970s?
- Name the African-American revolutionary organization founded in the US in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale?
- American Jim Yong Kim was appointed head of which international organization in April 2012?
- Artist Scott King's partly ironic 2012 proposal (protesting at 'idiot-sized public works of art') for a 300ft gold statue at Southend on Sea, Essex UK, close to the legendary Kursaal ballroom and amusement centre, featured what iconic Canvey Island entertainer: Engelbert Humperdinck; Lee Brilleaux; Noel Edmonds; or Mr Blobby? - Bonus point - The word kursaal, originally a 'cure room' or spa where entertainment was provided, is from which language?
- Italian for angry, what is the pasta sauce of garlic, tomatoes, and red chili cooked in olive oil?
- Incumbent means: Tax-avoiding; Position-holder; Hotel guest; or Guilty?
- Terrence Rattigan's famous dramatised true story of the wrongfully alleged theft of a five-shilling postal order is called The (What?) Boy?
- Which controversial publisher of unauthorised secret information hosted a new Russian TV show in Spring 2012?
- To which country did Amazon move its European HQ in 2006?
- In which city's famous vast indoor market did a James Bond film motorcycle stunt-rider crash accidentally through a 330-year old shop-front in 2012? - bonus point - Name the James Bond movie being filmed? - additional bonus point - What number is that 2012 film in the Bond film series?
- In 2012 which one of these politicians competed in the stated event: Ed Balls - Marathon; Angela Merkel - Triathlon; Barack Obama - Bunjee Jump; or Nicolas Sarkozy - Tour de France?
- A 'silk' is an informal term for what prestigious grade of profession?
quizballs 197 - free quiz answers for trivia quizzes and pub quizzes