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- Which of these is not a play by Russian author Anton Chekhov: Three Sisters; The Cherry Orchard; The Seagull; or Black Hawk Down? Black Hawk Down
- The foreground (€) and background of the official sign for the Euro currency are respectively (which two of these): White; Yellow; Orange; Green; Blue; or Red? Yellow and Blue (foreground € and background)
- The North American Gold Rush of 1849 brought vast immigration to: Colorado; California; Texas; or Florida? California
- Complete the four-life-stage metamorphosis of insects: Embryo/What?/Pupa/Imago: Larva; Cocoon; Chrysalis; or Nymph? Larva (e.g., caterpillars, grubs, maggots)
- Tyson Fury, Wladimir Klitschko, and Dereck Chisora are notable 21st Century: TV chefs; Ballet dancers; Heavyweight boxers; or Perfume/fashion houses? Heavyweight boxers
- In 2015 what iconic acronymic 1952-founded music publication became free and extended to lifestyle? NME (or fully New Musical Express)
- In what 1986 Neil Jordan film is Bob Hoskins a driver for Cathy Tyson's prostitute: The Scream; Sunflowers; Mona Lisa; or Dogs Playing Poker? Mona Lisa
- Russian billionaire industrialist Roman Abramovich's investment corporation is called '(What?) Capital': Workhouse; Millhouse; Warehouse; or Farmhouse? Millhouse (latterly abbreviated/reconstituted to MHC Ltd)
- The word Eintracht in German soccer/sports club names equates to: United; City; Athletic; or Old Boys? United (literally, harmony or concord)
- Choppy, Fannings, Golden Flowery, and Tippy are grades of: Coffee; Tea; Cocoa; or Gin? Tea (respectively leaves, particles [for tea-bags], early tips/buds, and lots of tips)
- Dermalogica, Olay, Clearasil, and Nutrogena are brands of: Sunglasses; Skincare; Cooking oils; or Automotive polishes? Skincare
- A cooked lobster changes from: Pink to Black; Black to Brown; Blue to Orange; or Green to White? Blue to Orange
- Built 1406-1420 as a political HQ/palace, The Forbidden City is in: Moscow; Beijing; Cairo; or Dublin? Beijing
- What human joint, in Latin 'cubitum', has a pit and bony protrusion called olecranon: Knee; Elbow; Jaw; or Hip? Elbow (the ancient cubit measure, roughly 18inches/44cm, was based on a forearm, to elbow)
- Ginger Baker is considered one of the greatest ever virtuoso players of the: Piano; Drums; Flute; or Harmonica? Drums
- Thailand's currency, the 10th most used globally (at 2015) is the: Bahl; Baht; Haht; or Glohv? Baht
- The Fiestas de San Firmin, held every July in Spain, is famed for what risky public event? Running of the Bulls (or equivalent term, at Pamplona)
- The world's most accurate clocks (early 21st century) are precise to one second every approximately how many years: 160; 1,600; 16,000, or 160 million? 160 million
- The fictitious South American city/country El Dorado was abundant with: Milk and honey; Gold; Music; or Dinosaurs? Gold (in Spanish, 'the gilded one')
- Cassowary, Rhea, Weka, and Snoring Rail are birds which do not: Drink; Eat; Sleep; or Fly? Fly
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