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What is the chemical formula for carbon dioxide?
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True or false: Las Vegas is the capital of Nevada?
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After a 35-year run and more than 13,000 performances on Broadway, which musical will close on February 18, 2023?
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Which legendary cricketer of the 1970s and ’80s was nicknamed “Iron Gloves”?
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How many stars are on the flag of North Korea?
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Which Thomas Hardy novel features the characters Gabriel Oak and Bathsheba Everdene?
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Regarding product sales, what does the abbreviation RRP stand for?
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The Son of Man is a 1964 painting by the Belgian surrealist painter René …?
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Which city is home to John Lennon Airport?
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Facing forward, is the left-hand side of a ship or aircraft port or starboard?
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Who is the first, and so far only, filmmaker to be nominated for a Best Director Academy Award in six different decades?
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What is the name of Paris’s underground rail system?
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Which American photographer, best known for photographing the naked masses, ironically has a name that sounds clothing related?
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According to the Bible, who was the third son of Adam and Eve?
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Which First Nations painter was granted full Australian citizenship rights in 1957?
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Which car manufacturer produces the models Rio, Cerato and Sportage?
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Which American state is home to Graceland, the former residence of Elvis Presley?
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Men of what religion wear dhotis?
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Ragnar “Lothbrok” Sigurdsson is a main character in which historical drama television series?
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What was the only country to clean sweep an athletics event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics (held in 2021)?
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Britain had how many kings in the 20th century?
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What does the acronym radar stand for?
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Consumption of which vegetable has been claimed to help people see in the dark?
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Is the mathematical formula πr2 used to calculate the area or circumference of a circle?
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Which nation’s postage stamps bears, in its own language, the name Suomi?
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On December 17, 1903, which brothers made the first successful sustained flights in an airplane near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina?
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The Lunar New Year on January 23 will mark the beginning of the year of which animal?
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Five countries share a land border with Colombia. Name any three.
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What do glossophobics fear?
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What length pool is used for a shortcourse swimming race?
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Name the recently released book by journalist Niki Savva that is subtitled Scott Morrison’s fall and Anthony Albanese’s rise.
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True or false: Snails are gastropods?
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Kim Jong-un is the youngest son of which former North Korean ruler?
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Who painted American Gothic: (a) Andy Warhol; (b) Grant Wood; (c) Jackson Pollock; or (d) Edward Hopper?
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The Karoo, Danakil, Chalbi, Namib and Kalahari are all deserts on which continent?
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Retired tennis champion Ash Barty was born in which Australian state?
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To the nearest billion, what is the world’s population?
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Who was named Best Actor at the 94th Academy Awards held in March 2022?
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Name the author of Exiles, Force of Nature, The Lost Man and The Dry?
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Match these colourful song and album titles – “Yellow”, Green, Blue and “Gold” – to their respective performer – Joni Mitchell, REM, Spandau Ballet and Coldplay.
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