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  1. Which famous pottery city is a (1910) merger of its original town and the adjacent Tunstall, Burslem, Hanley, Fenton and Longton?
  2. Reggae evolved from what three-letter Jamaican music genre?
  3. Stratigraphy is a branch of: Biology; Geology; Chemistry; or Demography?
  4. Vermicular refers to patterns or movements like: Clouds; Worms; Fish; or Wheels?
  5. Febrile refers to what human condition: Fevered; Weak; Senile; or Brittle-boned?
  6. The inclusion of 'C/O' or 'C O' in a postal address means what?
  7. Who painted the world's most expensive painting, the post-impressionist 1892 Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When will you marry), auctioned for c.$300m in 2015: Guagin; Warhol; Turner; or Dali?
  8. Which nation, a member of the EU until 1985, has a flag of a red/white sun on a white/red background?
  9. The word 'fabulous' originally referred to something: Gold; Foreign; Skilfully made; or Mythical?
  10. What word makes five new words when prefixing: Print, Nail, Ring, Plate, and Tip?
  11. Hypoglycaema is a deficiency of what in humans?
  12. Led by Ethan Allen, The Green Mountain Boys, c.1764-1776, established which US state, defeating the British provinces New York and New Hampshire: California; Vermont; Texas; or Florida?
  13. Amitabh Bachchan is a famous Indian: Architect; Philosopher; Squash player; or Film star?
  14. Who, more known for detective stories, popularized the term 'The Lost World' in his 1912 book of that name?
  15. The traditional western military salute derives from an older gesture of: Hat removal; Shielding the eyes; Waving hello/goodbye; or Shaking hands?
  16. What metabolic disorder takes its name from Greek 'siphon', referring to excessive urine production?
  17. What is the short metonymic name of the chief usher of the Lord Chamberlain's department of the UK House of Lords?
  18. Pakistan shares India's (What?) border : SW; NW; NE; or SE?
  19. State the recall aim of the mathematical mnemonic "How I wish I could recollect (what?) easily today" ?

 

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