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quizballs 289 - free general knowledge questions for trivia quizzes and pub quizzes
- Match these pasta names with the correct shapes: Conchiglie-Tube; Fusilli-Bow, Fettuccini-Corkscrew, Cannelloni-Ribbon, Farfalle-Shell?
- What branch of mathematics also means in Spanish (and archaic English) 'the surgical treatment of fractures'?
- What is a parachute's handle/cable release mechanism, and a 1960s TV series about skydiving?
- What popular food has official European Union varieties of Couverture, Vermicelli, Milk, Cream, Family, and a la taza?
- What creatures are farmed in breeds such as Helix pomatia and Helix aspersa?
- Spell the mustard relish: Picalilli; Piccalili; Piccalilli; or Picalili?
- What is the free open source wiki software developed and distributed by Wikipedia: WebWiki; FreeWiki; MediaWiki; or StickiWiki?
- If you order a 'latte' in Italy what drink are you most likely to receive?
- What sports item has been made (oldest first) in ivory, Sorel cement, nitrocellulose (Celluloid), Bakelite, and nowadays in acrylic/phenolic resin?
- Baw Baw, Kosciuszko, Mount Buffalo, Snowy River and Tidbinbilla are national alpine parks of which nation?
- Iyaric is the language/dialect of what 1930s-emerging spiritual movement?
- Brazilian Djalma Santos (1929-2013) and Portuguese Eusébio da Silva Ferreira (1942-2014), are considered all-time great: Surfers; Footballers; Chefs; or Percussionists?
- The Phoenician civilization is noted for populating and trading around what sea c.1500-300BC?
- The geological/archaelogical term 'henge', derived from Stonehenge, refers to an earthwork construction of what particular characteristic: Worship; Burial; Circular; or Military?
- Technically, 'Rapid Transit' is differentiated from other forms of public transport by: Exclusive right-of-way; Vehicle speed; Advanced ticketing; or Automated operation?
- What modern-day word was a Roman army unit of c.4,500 men, having 'cohorts' of c.480, each with 'centuries' of 80?
- Alectryomancy, a branch of Ornithomancy, is fortune-telling with the aid of a: Crystal ball; Cup of tea; Cock/hen; or Drunken audience?
- Using petroleum jelly and coal dust what product did Tom Lyle Williams pioneer in 1915 initially for his sister Mabel?
- The genericized trademarks Glad wrap (NZ) Saran wrap (US) are more commonly called what in the UK?
- Which country originally had a monopoly in the cultivation of tea?
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