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  1. The occupational surname Wainwright refers to a maker of what?
  2. A Kingdom Hall is a place of worship used by what religion?
  3. Mount Teide in the Atlantic Ocean is the highest volcano of: which nation?
  4. Swiss sociologist Bernard Crettaz founded the extraordinary international "(What?) Cafe" movement in Neuch√Ętel Switzerland in 2004, to promote understanding and dispel negativity and fear towards the subject?
  5. FBI, the US crime organization, is fully called what?
  6. Doritos are mainly made from: Potato; Soya; Maize; or Rice?
  7. Name the famous English painter of The Hay Wain and landscapes of Dedham Vale, East Anglia, known as '(Who?) country'?
  8. Mesocarp, albedo and medulla in plants/fruit are different words for (What?), used to make a type of helmet?
  9. What word prefixes ringer, metal, bottoms, and curve to make four different terms?
  10. Bismuth (Bi) is a: Metallic element; Gas element; Iron alloy; or Salt?
  11. Scapa Flow, a body of water in the Orkney Islands off Scotland is the derivation of a Cockney Rhyming Slang expression meaning to: Kiss; Marry; Make love; or Run away?
  12. What important ingredient of houmous is made from toasted ground hulled sesame seeds?
  13. The American Standard Code for Information Interchange is a 1960s-founded system for: Diplomacy; Computing; Interviewing; or Parenting?
  14. In business the intangible value part (especially at acquisition) of a company such as brand/reputation/relationships is called: Goodwill; Grace; Leeway; or Kudos?
  15. Which Shakespeare character said: "...'Cry havoc,' and let slip the dogs of war..." ?
  16. Put these historical timescales into size order, biggest time first: Era Age Period Eon Epoch?
  17. Oseltamivir, sold under the brand name Tamiflu, is an antiviral flu medication made from synthesis using extract from: Star anise; Garlic; Mint; or Honey?
  18. A vertical support or decoration in a window/door is called a: Scullion; Mullion; Bullion; or Yullion?
  19. A Lacuna is a: Shark, 1950s Ford, Asian dagger; or Gap in a manuscript?
  20. Gaffer tape derives from which industry: Motion pictures; Automotive; Maritime; or Confectionery/bakery?
  21. CamelCase - alluding to humpy word shapes - has no: Capital letters; Word spaces; Vowels; or O and Z?
  22. A random signal, found in many communication types, e.g., a 'snow' picture on an untuned analogue TV, is generally called: Purple haze; Red mist; White noise; or Grey goose?
  23. Secondary mineral formations called speleothems are found in: Cathedrals; Caves; Teeth; or Car-engines?
  24. The 1957 Treaty of Rome founded what became: NATO; EU; FIFA; or The Vatican?
  25. Put these brands to their products: Bryant & May, Gitanes, Shaeffer, Seagram - Writing instruments, Whiskey, Safety matches, Cigarettes?


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