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- The Japanese condiment wasabi is produced from what part of the the wasabi plant: Seeds; Roots; Leaves; or Flowers?
- 100000 and 200000 are the postal codes for the two major cities of which nation?
- How wide is a regulation basketball hoop?
- How many 'eyes' does a coconut have at its base?
- Sicilian, Spanish and Ruy Lopez are types of tactical moves in what game?
- What possession of 'wild west' star Annie Oakley sold at a 2012 auction for $143,000?
- The old unit of measurement, a league, was originally a distance typically: Walked in one hour; To the visible horizon; An arrow flies from a longbow; or Sailed in a day with a following wind?
- At 2012 what was the last manned mission to the moon?
- The Italian words for 'three roads' provided the name for which famous Rome monument?
- Spell (the heart-starting instrument): Defibulator; Defibrillator; Defibralater: Defibrulator?
- The term 'circadian rhythm' refers to a cycle of what length?
- Barra island, Outer Hebrides, has at 2012 the world's only official beach-based what?
- Who wrote the erotic women's rights novel Lace and originated the quote, "Life's too short to stuff a mushroom"?
- As at 2012 an Olympic gold medal is mainly made of what metal?
- What is the US word for an automotive wheel nut or the brace used to loosen/tighten one?
- Name the Italian red wine from Tuscany traditionally available in a squat bottle in a straw basket, called a fiasco?
- Facebook's 2011-12 smartphone development project is named after what vampire story character? - bonus point - What is the character's surname?
- What is/was the BBC's teletext information service called?
- The main feature of the human illness diabetes is the body's inability to produce what hormone?
- The (mainly London) backslang 'ewif yenneps' refers to what monetary sum?
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