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- In Scrabble what's the only conventional English number whose spelling is its score (without bonus points)?
- What slightly eponymously US discount store brand/corporation was founded by Farmer's son Sebastian Kresge c.1900?
- The Japanese term Ekiden refers to a long race characterized by: Snow; Relay; Night-time; or Barefoot?
- Atomic weight is expressed/measured to a standard based on the common isotope (12) of which element?
- What two official Roman ceremonies were awarded to generals of battle victories, major and minor, which have bcome common words meaning respectively achievement, and audience appreciation?
- The maxim "Work expands to fill the time available" is called '(Whose?) Law', after its author?
- What fundamental set does the Japanese language name after: sun, moon, fire, water, wood, metal, earth?
- 'Anchor escapement' refers to controlled rocking mechanical energy release in: Forges; Clocks; Ships; or Wind farms?
- The scientific term fission means: Explode; Heat; Cool; or Split?
- What type of aperitif is named from German 'wormwood', the additive in the original medicinal form?
- Common in Middle East and North Africa, a souq (also souk, shuk, suk, sooq, suq, etc) is a: Marketplace; University; Tea-house; or Bicyle-driven taxi?
- The mainly Australian/NZ rugby term 'five-eighth' refers to a player positioned behind his own: Scrum-half; Three-quarters; Centre; or Full-back?
- What popular office product/brand did Bette Nesmith Graham (mother of Monkee Mike Nesmith) invent and later sell to Gillette for nearly $50m in 1979?
- Put these foods in order of highest energy content, highest first: Rice, Milk, Cheese, Butter?
- Ido is the relatively unpopular improved version of what, first devised by Polish physician Ludwik Lazarus Zamenhof (1859-1917)?
- Food in dented cans is less safe/pure than in undented cans, true or false?
- Porro prisms, used commonly in binoculars, have what shape end-faces: Conical; Concave; Convex; or Right-angle triangle?
- Which two organic stimulants formed the basis of the original Coca-Cola drink?
- What genericized brand, registered 1909, refers to a horn alarm, derived from onomatopoeaic Greek for making a loud sound?
- Name the four terrestrial planets of the Solar System?