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    Who wants to be a millionaire - 900 questions and answers (v. 2.2)
    Sega Dreamcast (UK version)
    Written by Magnus Andersson, between December 2001 - March 2002
    rubens.barrichello@swipnet.se
    
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    This FAQ is specially dedicated for my friend
    Lisa in Stockholm, Sweden. You are a funny
    life-line in real life as well... ;)
    
    Contents
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    1. About this strategy
    2. "Error" Questions
    3. Lifeline Strategies
    4. Questions and answers
    
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    1. About this FAQ
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    You may spread and copy this FAQ in any way you
    like, and you may also upload it anywhere on Internet
    without my permission. But you are not allowed to
    make any changes to the FAQ, and you may not
    sell it for own profit.
    
    This FAQ covers exactly 900 questions for the UK
    Dreamcast version of 'Who wants to be a millionaire'.
    I don't know if there are other versions of this game
    available for the Dreamcast, that are designed for
    other specific countries. But this FAQ is, in any
    case, the UK version. It could also be possible that
    the questions are the same for the Playstation and PC
    version of the game. I don't know, since I haven't
    played those versions. In case you wonder what's new
    since the previous version of this FAQ, these are the
    changes:
    
    * 98 questions and answers were added.
    * Some info about the game was added.
    * The layout was improved.
    * One error question was added.
    * One error question was removed.
      (Tom Walker, thanks a million!)
    
    The easiset way to use this FAQ, is to open it in
    Wordpad, then use the search option, and type a
    short phrase of the question you want to have
    answered. For example, if you get this question:
    
    Which Formula One Grand Prix takes place at the
    Interlagos cicuit?
    
    Then I sugggest that you make a search on the word
    'Interlagos', since that word is something
    special for this question. As you understand, if
    you make a search on the word 'which', you will
    get too many hits, since a lot of questions
    begin like that.
    
    This game contains, according the instructions,
    more than 1000 questions, so that means that
    this FAQ isn't complete. But on the other hand,
    I'm very sure this also includes the 'Fastest
    Finger' mode, so the standard one player mode
    shouldn't have more than 1000 questions
    (I also made a statistic calculation, and if
    my calculation is correct, there are about
    1000 questions (it could be that *exactly*)).
    In any case, I dare to say that with these
    answers, your own knowledge for remaining
    questions, and with three life-lines, your
    chances are *very good* to complete the
    game itself. This FAQ does not cover the
    questions of the 'Fastest Finger' mode.
    
    Since the game is almost completely covered, it
    is pretty difficult for me to find questions
    that I never have seen before. I will probably
    make another update later in spring 2002, which
    will be the final update. But please don't get
    mad at me if the next final update will be
    delayed. I am a university student, so as you
    understand, I am a busy person. This FAQ is
    just something I have written for fun on my
    spare-time. :)
    
    And finally, my apologies about grammar and
    spelling mistakes. English is not my native
    language (As you could guess from the text
    above, I am from Sweden).
    
    Feedback, positive or negative, would be very
    appreciated... :)
    
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    2. "Error" Questions
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    So far, I have noticed five "error" questions in
    the game. The first error is in this question:
    
    Which was the last state to join the USA,
    before Alaska and Hawaii joined in 1959?
    
    According to the game, the answer is 'Arizona',
    so you need to select that answer in order to
    procede to the next question. That is also the
    real answer, but this question is not even close
    to the word fair. New Mexico is another
    alternative, and *BOTH* states joined the USA in
    1912. The difference is only that New Mexico
    joined on January 6th, while Arizona joined on
    February 14th (The other alternatives are
    Pennsylvania, which I believe joined on
    December 12, 1787, and Delaware sometime in 1793).
    This may be a $250.000-500.000 question, but
    even so...! Is the 1 million question about what
    Chris Tarrant had for dinner yesterday?
    
    
    The second error is in this question:
    
    What was the name of George II's wife?
    
    According to the game, the answer is 'Charlotte',
    so you need to select that answer in order to
    procede to the next question. But the 'real'
    answer is in fact 'Caroline'. George II got
    married to Caroline of Ansbach, so I don't
    understand why the game says that the answer
    is 'Charlotte'.
    
    
    The third error is in this question:
    
    Which is the third longest river in the world?
    
    According to the game, the answer is
    'YangTze-Kiang', so you need to select that
    answer in order to procede to the next question.
    But if you add the source flood to
    Mississippi, the answer would be 'Mississippi'.
    This question is not very clear.
    
    
    The fourth error is in this question:
    
    Which cartoon character is associated with the
    word 'Cowabunga'?
    
    According to the game, the answer is 'Bart Simpson',
    so you need to select that answer in order
    to procede to the next question. But the real
    answer is in fact 'Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles',
    but this alternative does not exist. Bart Simpson
    adopted this phrase, and uses it from time
    to time, so that's the best answer of the
    alternatives, though the answer 'Turtles' would
    had been a much better alternative.
    
    
    The fifth error is in this question:
    
    Copper and zinc are the main components of which
    alloy?
    
    According to the game, the answer is 'Brass', so you
    need to select that answer in order to procede to
    the next question. The main components of brass are
    indeed copper and zinc, but still this question is
    not very clear. 'Bronze' is another alternative,
    which also contains copper and zinc (It contains
    95% copper, 4% tin and 1% zinc), but according to
    the game, that's not the right answer.
    
    
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    3. Lifeline Strategies
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    You have three line lifelines per game,
    'Phone-A-friend', 'Ask the Audience' and '50:50'.
    You probably know already how these lifelines are
    working, so I guess I don't have to explain them
    in this FAQ (If you need to have them explained,
    listen to the instructions in the game).
    
    First, if you plan to use the 'Phone-A-friend'
    lifeline, keep in mind that you get the same
    answer for each question everytime. If you would
    use your '50-50' lifeline before using the
    'Phone-A-Friend' lifeline, the odds will not
    increase that your friend will give you the
    right answer. There is, so to say, only one
    message for each question. Your friends are
    giving you the right answer in about 75% of
    all cases. My favourite life-line is
    undoubtedly "Lisa". I can't remember that she
    ever gave me a wrong answer, and some of her
    replies are very funny. :)
    
    Second, if you plan to use the 'Ask the Audience'
    lifeline, it is the same thing about this
    lifeline, the results will be the same everytime.
    Do NOT use the lifeline '50:50' after that you
    used the 'Ask the Audience' lifeline. The two
    alternatives that are most unlikely, according
    to the audience, will vanish everytime (the
    programmers certainly aren't making it easy for
    the players). So using the '50:50' lifeline
    after using 'Ask the Audience' is just a waste.
    On the other hand, if you use '50:50' before
    using 'Ask the Audience', the results may
    be different.
    
    Third, if you plan to use '50:50', the two most
    unlikely answers will vanish everytime. If the
    answer alternatives are four names, and two of
    them are sounding different, and two sound
    pretty equal, then the computer takes away the
    two alternatives that are sounding more
    different. The computer works like that
    everytime (at least everytime I tried it), so
    using the '50:50' lifeline on such questions is
    a vaste as well. Try the other lifelines instead
    on such questions.
    
    
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    4. Questions and answers
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    Which food can be double, single, sour and clotted? Cream
    
    
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    How many seconds are there in one minute? 60
    
    Which of these is a feature of St Paul's Cathedral? Whispering Gallery
    
    Which of these characters is said to leave money under children's pillows? Tooth fairy
    
    What is the name of the system of transmitting messages between computer terminals? E-mail
    
    Which of these is the name of a film actor? Jack Lemmon
    
    In the saying, what do you put 'before the horse' when you get things in reverse order? The cart
    
    What is the collective term for a mass of frog's eggs? Spawn
    
    According to the nursery rhyme, what did Little Boy Blue blow? His horn
    
    Which of these words means to catch fish or game illegally? Poach
    
    Which name is given to a book for sticking cuttings, drawings or pictures in? Scrapbook
    
    Which of these is a character in TV's 'Last of the Summer Wine'? Nora Batty
    
    Dots and dashes represents letters in which code? Morse code
    
    Which part of the maple tree is represented on the Canadian flag? Leaf
    
    Which 'Little Lord' is a famous character from children's literature? Fauntleroy
    
    How is 'zero' expressed in a tennis score? Love
    
    Of what is volcanology the scientific study? Volcanoes
    
    Which entrance to a theatre is used by the actors and production staff? Stage door
    
    Which of the following are banned from motorways? Learner drivers
    
    Who has to take a whistle, watch, red card and yellow card everytime he goes to work? Football referee
    
    Which word means both a musical instrument and to 'cook the books'? Fiddle
    
    Which of these is used by a writer as a pseudonym? Pen name
    
    Which of these is the name of a golf tournament? British open
    
    Which of these mythological creatures is a person of extraordinary size? Giant
    
    Who 'packed her trunk and said goodbye to the circus', according to the song? Nellie the Elephant
    
    In which of these places would trailer houses be situated? Caravan Park
    
    Which character turns Cinderella from a kitchen maid into a princess, to go to the ball? Fairy Godmother
    
    Which of these structures is also a part of the human body? Bridge
    
    Which of these creatures is also the name of a spy? Mole
    
    Which term in golf means 'three shots under par'? Albatross
    
    Which relative is associated with the 'Agony' column in a newspaper? Aunt
    
    Which of these was the name of a top US rock group? Jefferson Airplane
    
    Which of these is an area of countryside where development is restricted? Green belt
    
    Which of these is a container for fruit conserve? Jam jar
    
    What is the nickname for the part of the arm which tingles if you knock it? Funny bone
    
    Complete the title of the Tennessee Williams play 'Cat on a Hot Tin...'? Roof
    
    Which of these is a type of rap music? Hip Hop
    
    Which of these is a fish? Lemon sole
    
    Eric Clapton is famous for playing which musical instrument? Guitar
    
    Which of these expressions means an easy target? Sitting duck
    
    Which three words make up a polite refusal? No thank you
    
    Who did Simple Simon meet on his way to the fair, according to the rhyme? Pieman
    
    What describes a story that is a long rambling yarn? Shaggy dog
    
    What win prizes when they are drawn randomly from a tombola drum? Raffle tickets
    
    Which of these shapes is associated with Egypt? Pyramid
    
    Which of these is a famous fashion designer? Calvin Klein
    
    Which of these is a popular pet? Guinea pig
    
    Which electrical device is used to dry a person's hair? Hairdryer
    
    Which day comes before Ash Wednesday? Shrove Tuesday
    
    Which specific term means the letters sent by admires to celebrities? Fan mail
    
    What is a four-poster? Bed
    
    What are usually put in a vase? Flowers
    
    Which of these is a ghostly ship which sails round the Cape of Good Hope? Flying Dutchman
    
    Who did the explorer Stanley famously meet on the shore of Lake Tanganyka? David Livingstone
    
    Which of these countries is not Scandinavian? Libya
    
    Which of these was a major event of 1666? Fire of London
    
    What is the twenty-fifth letter of the alphabet? Y
    
    What was Little Miss Muffet eating when she was frightened by a spider? Curds and whey
    
    What is the capital of the United Kingdom? London
    
    What kind of party is held by a bride-to-be and her friends? Hen night
    
    What name is given to powdered tobacco, which is sniffed instead of smoked? Snuff
    
    According to legend, William Tell shot an arrow at which fruit on his son's head? Apple
    
    In September 1992, 'Channel 4 Daily' was replaced by which programme? The Big Breakfast
    
    Which of these is a marine creature? Jellyfish
    
    Which of these provided entertainment in the Middle Ages? Jester
    
    What name is given to spectacles for both near and distant vision? Bifocals
    
    Which piece of coloured material is said to enrage a bull? Red rag
    
    Complete the name of the famous fictional twins: Tweedledum and...? Tweedledee
    
    Which phrase means two consecutive failed services in tennis? Double fault
    
    Where does an optician look, when giving you treatment? In your eyes
    
    What is the full name of the raincoat populary known as a mac? Macintosh
    
    What is the name of the bushy tail of a fox? Brush
    
    What is a popular name for a female goat? Nanny
    
    Acording to the Bible, how did the animals go into the Ark? Two by two
    
    Complete the title of this popular American children's series: Sesame ...? Street
    
    In which of these games do players try to 'score a goal'? Football
    
    Which of these chemical elements is not a metal? Helium
    
    Which of these is a yellow flower? Buttercup
    
    Which of these celebrities is famous for their ginger hair? Chris Evans
    
    Which part of the human body is below the ribs and above the hips? Waist
    
    According to the nursery rhyme, Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch what? A pail of water
    
    Which of these body parts is also the name of a part of a shoe? Tongue
    
    Which of these was a piece of wax used to keep a letter closed? Seal
    
    Which of these words is a slang term for food? Nosh
    
    Which of these is the title of a Shakespeare play? Romeo and Juliet
    
    The 'voice box' is sometimes referred to as Adam's...what? Apple
    
    What scores fifty with the throw of one dart? The bull
    
    What is Basil Brush's famous catchphrase? Boom! Boom!
    
    Which expression means a short rest period during the working day? Tea break
    
    What is the organ of hearing in animals? Ear
    
    What naturally adorn the heads of raindeer? Antlers
    
    What is enclosed with a letter when an S.A.E. is requested? Envelope
    
    According to the proverb, an Englishman's home is his...what? Castle
    
    Which of these animals is said to baa? Sheep
    
    Which soft, low, vibrating sound is uttered by a contented cat? Purr
    
    Who was Little Red Riding Hood on her way to see when she met the wolf? Grandma
    
    
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    Which of these is the name of a pirate flag? Jolly Roger
    
    Complete the title of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta: 'The Pirates of...'? Penzance
    
    Who do Christians believe created the universe? God
    
    What are Trappists and Benedictines? Orders of monks
    
    Attila was king of which people? Huns
    
    In which country is the city of Shanghai? China
    
    What term is given to fatigue resulting from a sudden switch of time zones in air travel? Jet lag
    
    Which area on the east coast of England is a favourite holiday destination? Norfolk Broads
    
    How many spaces are there on a standard noughts-and-crosses grid? 9
    
    What is the specific name for the back of a bound book? Spine
    
    Which word means a payment demanded for the release of a prisoner? Ransom
    
    Which of these is a metric unit of weight? Kilogram
    
    Which of these wines is originally from Italy? Chianti
    
    Which of these places has a famous university? Cambridge
    
    What type of garment is a parka? Coat
    
    Which of these types of transport is a cab? Taxi
    
    In which field is Lynda Lee-Potter well-known? Journalism
    
    Complete the saying: 'One swallow doesn't make a...'? Summer
    
    In which sport might one be likely to make a figure of eight? Skating
    
    What name is given to the seat fastened on the back of a horse for riding? Saddle
    
    What type of creature is a Doberman pinscher? Dog
    
    What type of creature is a locust? Insect
    
    Complete the title of the comedy duo: 'Laurel and...'? Hardy
    
    Which of these is a county in the Republic of Ireland? Mayo
    
    Which of these is an award-winnig film of the 1990s? The Piano
    
    In the cricket abbreviation 'lbw', which part of the body is before the wicket? Leg
    
    What is the name for the time traditionally considered the end of Christmas festivities? Twelfth Night
    
    Which of these is traditionally associated with a prisoner? Ball and chain
    
    What is the title of a baron's wife? Baroness
    
    Which of these birds has the largest beak? Pelican
    
    Which politican was once known as 'Red Ken'? Ken Livingstone
    
    The island of Madeira is part of which country? Portugal
    
    Which girl's name is also a type of seasonal song? Carol
    
    An 'eaglet' is a young what? Eagle
    
    According to the popular phrase, which garment might one get 'in a twist'? Knickers
    
    What is the name of the 1960's pop group which originally featured Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson? The beach boys
    
    According to the title of the children's TV series, which of these fairground attractions was 'Magic'? Roundabout
    
    Torbay and Torquay are in which county? Devon
    
    Which of these is often thrown by sportsmen in competition? Hammer
    
    The sport speedway involves the use of which vital piece of equipment? Motorcycle
    
    Which section of the orchestra would feature a double bass? String
    
    Which spacecraft took Neil Armstrong to the moon? Apollo 11
    
    Which informal term is given to an injection? Jab
    
    Which of these is a traditional English folk dance? Morris dancing
    
    Which of these planets shares its name with a metallic element? Mercury
    
    What does 'nil desperandum' mean? Never despair
    
    The 'Great Wall' is a major tourist attraction in which country? China
    
    Which bird is traditionally associated with wisdom? Owl
    
    What is being taken if you are asked to 'Say Cheese'? Photograph
    
    Which word means to show shyness by becoming red in the face? Blush
    
    Which meal of the day is most likely to be 'packed'? Lunch
    
    Slices of which meat would be served in a traditional English breakfast? Bacon
    
    In two-wheeled vehicle drawn by horses was used in ancient warfare and racing? Chariot
    
    In the christmas song, how many ships were 'sailing in'? Three
    
    Which animals are associated with matadors? Bulls
    
    What is a 'cherub'? Angel
    
    What is the centre of the American film industry? Hollywood
    
    What type of drink is ale? Beer
    
    Complete the title of the famous novel by Anne Brontë: 'Wuthering...'? Heights
    
    What kind of television programme are '15-1' and 'Wheel of Fortune'? Quiz
    
    What kind of instrument is a triangle? Percussion
    
    What type of creature is a pintal? Duck
    
    What would you use to play a game of canasta? Cards
    
    What name is given to a boarding establishment for cats? Cattery
    
    Which of these is a religious cult? Voodoo
    
    Followers of which religion worship Allah? Islam
    
    Which of these is a painful sporting condition? Tennis elbow
    
    What sort of animal do you 'talk the hind legs' off when you talk endlessly? Donkey
    
    Which colour commonly precedes 'belly', 'fever' and 'hammer'? Yellow
    
    Which letter immediately precedes J in the alphabet? I
    
    Where does a patient normally go to consult a GP? Surgery
    
    How many spaces are there on a standard noughts-and-crosses grid? 9
    
    Which of these is a common garden flower? Forget-me-not
    
    What is the world's fastest passenger airliner? Concorde
    
    Which confection consists of coloured spun sugar held on a stick? Candyfloss
    
    Which of these is another word for a lie? Fib
    
    What is the main tent of a circus? Big top
    
    Mount Etna is on which island? Sicily
    
    The French horn belongs to which section of the orchestra? Brass
    
    What is shown around the clock on the television channel CNN? News
    
    What is the sensation experienced when feeling returns after numbness? Pins and needles
    
    What describes Joseph's dreamcoat, in the title of an Andrew Lloyd Webber musical? Amazing
    
    What is a jitterbug? Dance
    
    What type of person might be described as a shrimp? Small
    
    Which of these is most likely to perform a pirouette? Dancer
    
    Who created the characters Mrs Tiggywinkle and Peter Rabbit? Beatrix Potter
    
    Which feature of a church is specifically used for christenings? Font
    
    Which structure is built to hold back water? Dam
    
    What is the capital of Italy? Rome
    
    Which word follows 'butter', 'kidney'  and 'baked' to make types of food? Bean
    
    Which of these is a skilled repairer of chimneys? Steeplejack
    
    Which sign of the zodiac is represented by a crab? Cancer
    
    What term is used to describe a reckless crossing of a street? Jaywalk
    
    What word means a youth in attendance at a wedding? Pageboy
    
    What is the name for a sailing vessel with parallel twin hulls? Catamaran
    
    With which sport is the Argentinan Diego Maradona associated? Football
    
    Which man's name is associated with the machine that chooses winning premium Bond numbers? Ernie
    
    Which of these is the title of a famous magazine, founded in 1841? Punch
    
    With which sport is Henley associated? Rowing
    
    Which objects do you associate with grandfathers and cuckoos? Clocks
    
    In which county is the town of Penzance? Cornwall
    
    Which two initials are often printed on the top of British taps? H&C
    
    What type of animal is a heifer? Cow
    
    Viv Richards is famous for playing which sport? Cricket
    
    Which of these words is a title given to the Emperor of Japan? Mikado
    
    What is the name given to a person who drops an easy catch? Butterfingers
    
    Which word follows 'butter', 'kidney' and 'baked' to make types of food? Bean
    
    Which of these is a popular food? Jacket potato
    
    What is the day after Pancake Day? Wednesday
    
    Which food could be described as porterhouse or T-bone? Steak
    
    Which of these is not a capital city? Venice
    
    Which of these is a type of funges? Toadstool
    
    If you were on the dodgems at the fair, what would you be riding on? Bumper cars
    
    Which of these musical instruments is played by plucking strings? Harp
    
    The island of Maderia is part of which country? Portugal
    
    Which of these animals can also be called an ox? Cow
    
    How many times does the letter E appear in the word 'September'? Three
    
    Which commonly-used prefix means 'opposed to' or 'against'? Anti
    
    What is an anchovy? Fish
    
    What is the name for each individual compartment of a honeycomb? Cell
    
    Which animals are also known as swine? Pigs
    
    Which of these creatures resembles an alligator? Crocodile
    
    Which term applies to a small, cheap restaurant specializing in fried foods? Greasy Spoon
    
    Navy, royal and sky are all shades of which colour? Blue
    
    Which of these pop groups has seven members? S Club 7
    
    Which of these is traditionally smoked by North American Indians? Peace Pipe
    
    What term is used for an awkward or delicate matter? Hot potato
    
    What is a galleon? Large sailing ship
    
    Scarlet is a shade of which colour? Red
    
    Which letter is used to indicate one's vote on a ballot paper? X
    
    What name is given to a person with two distinct personalities? Jekyll and Hyde
    
    Which match or round of a knockout competition precedes the semifinal? Quarter-final
    
    Which phrase means a vivid description in writing? Word picture
    
    Which mythical carpet is able to transport people through the air? Magic carpet
    
    Which letter of the alphabet sounds like a line of people waiting for a bus? Q
    
    In mythology, which large wooden animal fooled the Trojans and led to their downfall? Horse
    
    Which hot drink is sometimes known as 'char'? Tea
    
    Which of these abbreviations refers to senior citizens? OAP
    
    What do sixteen ounces equal? Pound
    
    A fang is a large sharp what? Tooth
    
    In New York, what was 'Sing Sing'? Prison
    
    An acre is a unit of measurement of what? Area
    
    Where on the body would a contact lens be worn? Eye
    
    Complete the title of the famous Shakespeare play 'The Merchant of...'? Venice
    
    What name is given to a person who imitates another? Copycat
    
    Which of these words can precade 'fall', 'man' and 'stool' to form new words? Foot
    
    Which of these phrases is used to mean the hectic routine of modern urban life? Rat race
    
    In which city is the famous Battersea Dogs' Home? London
    
    What name is given to a self-employed person? Freelance
    
    Which of these is a former Spanish coin? Piece of eight
    
    Which food is a vegetarian version of a hamburger? Veggie burger
    
    What is the name for an institution teaching girls social graces? Finishing school
    
    What name is given to drawings scibbled on the walls of public buildings? Graffiti
    
    What is the name given to a speaker which reproduces low frequencies? Woofer
    
    Which of these is a book of the Bible? Numbers
    
    Who starred in the film 'The Sound of music'? Julie Andrews
    
    Which of these means 'as fast as possible'? Posthaste
    
    What is Frasier's surname in the TV comedy? Crane
    
    On which day of the week is 'Songs of Praise' normally broadcast on BBC1? Sunday
    
    John Major's campaign of leading a responsible, law-abiding life was called 'Back to...' what? Basics
    
    Scurvy was a disease caused by lack of which vitamin? C
    
    Which of these phrases is used to refer to a useless object? White elephant
    
    Which of these animals is a wild dog? Jackal
    
    Which of these means vigorous, physical labour? Elbow grease
    
    What name is given to the control column in an aircraft? Joystick
    
    What is the name of the plant used in brewing beer? Hop
    
    Which of these dog breeds shares its name with a clip for papers? Bulldog
    
    Which of these takes part in steeplechases? Jump Jockey
    
    Which of these dates occurs in a leap year? February 29th
    
    Which fruit supposedly 'keeps the doctor away', if eaten everyday? Apple
    
    What are the small bits of coloured peper thrown over a bride and groom? Confetti
    
    Who traditionally wears 'something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue'? Bride
    
    Which of these is a fairy tale character? Snow White
    
    Pyrophobia is a fear of what? Fire
    
    Franscati is a whine produced in which country? Italy
    
    What first name was adopted by the singer Antoine Domino? Fats
    
    Which book contains all the regulations for the road-user in Britain? Highway Code
    
    Cleopatra was the queen of which country? Egypt
    
    Which animals live in a warren? Rabbits
    
    Which of these is a major feature of Arizona? Grand Canyon
    
    Which feature of a church is specifically used for christenings? Font
    
    What is the name of Superman's girlfriend? Lois Lane
    
    What is formed when water freezes? Ice
    
    
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    In the Bible, who dreams of a ladder reaching to heaven? Jacob
    
    A view over New York greets the person at the top of which structure? Empire State Building
    
    Which company was co-founded by Bill Gates? Microsoft
    
    In which fictional town is the cartoon series 'The Flintstones' based? Bedrock
    
    What was Wanda in the title of a film starring John Cleese and Jamie Lee Curtis? Fish
    
    What was celebrated on day 359 of 1999? Christmas Day
    
    Which of these sports is played with an oval ball? American football
    
    What do the initials TA stand for? Territorial Army
    
    Who was nicknamed 'The Iron Duke'? Wellington
    
    What name is given to the assignments set by teachers for pupils to complete after school? Homework
    
    Who or what is a 'hobo'? Homeless person
    
    What does the letter D stand for on the gear stick of an automatic car? Drive
    
    What is a 'cormorant'? Bird
    
    Which of these would be most likely to be 'pasteurised'? Milk
    
    'Clean and jerk' is a style of which sport? Weightlifting
    
    What type of creature is an oriole? Bird
    
    With which sport is the French city of Le Mans associated? Motor racing
    
    Who wrote the stories about 'The Famous Five'? Enid Blyton
    
    Mary the First belonged to which royal house? Tudor
    
    What is the name of Princess Anne's son? Peter
    
    With which instrument was the musician Louis Armstrong associated? Trumpet
    
    Which animals are renowned for building dams across streams? Beavers
    
    A person with large gentle dark eyes is said to be what? Doe-eyed
    
    Which of these can be measured in hogsheads? Beer
    
    The word 'ma'am' is a contraction of which word? Madam
    
    What was the name of the old slave written about by Harriet Beecher Stowe? Uncle Tom
    
    The island of Madagascar lies off which continent? Africa
    
    What type of animal is a dromedary? Camel
    
    What is the capital of Portugal? Lisbon
    
    Somebody 'ravenous' is very what? Hungry
    
    Which part of the body is most commonly affected by cirrhosis? Liver
    
    What is measured in units called 'bars'? Pressure
    
    Which of these was a famous US film actress? Mae West
    
    What was the first name of President Truman of the USA? Harry
    
    Which organ of the body is affected by hepatitis? Liver
    
    What is the surname of Dicken's title character Martin? Chuzzlewit
    
    What is the usual Noth American spelling of the word 'labour'? Labor
    
    In which country was the trade union Solidarity founded? Poland
    
    An ayatolah is a high-ranking religious leader chiefly in which country? Iran
    
    What is 'kazoo'? Musical instrument
    
    What kind of strike by workers is sudden and unofficial? Wildcat
    
    Which of these is a correct spelling? Embarrassment
    
    Molasses is produced by the processing of which food? Sugar
    
    What type of creature is a pike? Fish
    
    Which of these would deal in buying and selling property and land? Estate Agent
    
    In Japan, what would you do with 'tofu'? Eat it
    
    Where in the body is the 'hamstring'? Knee
    
    Which extinct bird is associated with being extremely dead? Dodo
    
    What is a high pile of snow blown by the wind? Drift
    
    Who or what is 'caprice'? Model
    
    What did the ancient Egyptians make from the papyrus plant? Writing material
    
    The island of Guam is in which ocean? Pacific
    
    Which of these TV sergeants served in Walmington-on-Sea? Wilson
    
    Who gave his name to a type of burner used in laboratories? Bunsen
    
    What is Gabon? African country
    
    In which country is Alicante? Spain
    
    What is a cheque said to do, when there is not enough money in the account to cover it? Bounce
    
    What type of music is 'boogie-woogie'? Piano jazz
    
    Which short story, with animals as characters, conveys a moral? Fable
    
    What is the name of the O'Hara plantation in 'Gone With the Wind'? Tara
    
    The Great Barrier Reef lies off the coast of which Australian state? Queensland
    
    In 1999, who was named BBC Sports Personality of the Century? Muhammed Ali
    
    What is an untruth told in order to be tactful? White lie
    
    Which of these is a family in the TV soap 'Emmerdale'? Dingle
    
    What type of drink is Riesling? Wine
    
    Which island makes a country with Trinidad? Tobago
    
    The zulu people are native to which continent? Africa
    
    Which of these is a sparkling white wine? Champagne
    
    In which ancient city did the Vestal Virgins live? Rome
    
    Which entertainer had the nickanme 'Satchmo'? Louis Armstrong
    
    Who is the lead singer of the group Pulp? Jarvis Cocker
    
    Which of these refers to a small brown spot on the skin? Liverspot
    
    Methane is a type of what? Gas
    
    In which part of the UK are the Cairngorm mountains? Scotland
    
    Who is married to the comedienne Dawn French? Lenny Henry
    
    Once used on board ship, what was a 'cat-o'-nine-tails'? Whip
    
    What is a male goat called? Billy
    
    What are the radio waves used in television broadcasting known as? Airwaves
    
    Which river flows through the city of Bath? Avon
    
    Which word describes a nose with a high prominent bridge? Roman
    
    Which professionals might well belong to the NUT? Teachers
    
    What would you do with a Campari? Drink it
    
    What name is given to an open-sided wehicle which delivers milk? Float
    
    Which of these words desribes a person who is a 'dab hand' at a particular activity? Expert
    
    Which sign of the zodiac is represented by creatures that are legless? Pisces
    
    What is the Latin American dance that uses small steps and swaying hip movements? Cha-Cha
    
    Which animal is the largest ape? Gorilla
    
    Which word means a collection of wild animals kept in captivity? Menagerie
    
    What is the specific name for commemorative stamps franked on their day of issue? First day covers
    
    Which of these can describe a woman's figure? Hourglass
    
    What do you metaphorically keep 'to the grindstone' when working very hard? Nose
    
    What would someone do with a 'nacho'? Eat it
    
    What is the name for the part of the body protected by the rib cage? Thorax
    
    What kind of food is a gherkin? Cucumber
    
    What is the basis of a pina colada cocktail? Rum
    
    What nationality is the designer Giorgio Armani? Italian
    
    Which type of swimming was first contested at the Olympic Games in 1984? Synchronised
    
    In the 1920s, which discovery made Howard Carter famous? Tutankhamen's tomb
    
    With which sport is Nadia Comaneci associated? Gymnastics
    
    In which country did the rock group U2 originate? Ireland
    
    On which continent is Ayers Rock? Australia
    
    What is an espadrille? Shoe
    
    In which city was the sitcom 'Cheers' set? Boston
    
    What flavour is the liqeur Midori? Melon
    
    Which actor starred in the 1935 film 'Captain Blood'? Eroll Flynn
    
    The Scilly Isles are part of which county? Cornwall
    
    What colour is the kernel of a pistachio nut? Green
    
    Which of these is a small currant cake? Chelesa bun
    
    Which breeds of dog are used for herding sheep? Collies
    
    The German 'Gesundheit' is equivalent of which English phrase? Bless you
    
    Which British singer was born Harry Webb? Cliff Richard
    
    Which shop sells hardware such as tools and household implements? Ironmonger
    
    What are Suez, Panama and Kiel? Canals
    
    In Greek mythology, which sea nymphs lured unwary sailors on to rocks with their singing? Sirens
    
    What is a 'hyacinth'? Flower
    
    In which US state is Houston? Texas
    
    Saxony is a region of which country? Germany
    
    Which part of the body would interest a trichologist? Hair
    
    A white feather is a symbol of which character trait? Cowardice
    
    Tartare sauce is typically eaten with which food? Fish
    
    With which sport is Stephen Hendry associated? Snooker
    
    Which of these scales does not measure temperature? Richter
    
    In which of these sports is the equipment commonly referred to as 'tackle'? Fishing
    
    What was the first name of President Pompidou of France? Georges
    
    What name is given to a young horse? Foal
    
    What is a stormy petrel? Small seabird
    
    The Big Issue is a newspaper sold by and in order to assist whom? Homeless
    
    Into which container are voting papers posted in a general election? Ballot box
    
    'Trestle' and 'gateleg' are two types of which furniture? Table
    
    According to the saying, what is 'clear' when dangers have gone? Coast
    
    Which model is the mother of four of Mick Jagger's children? Jerry Hall
    
    Which Prime minister did Tony Blair succeed? John Major
    
    Which word means three or more notes sounded simultaneously? Chord
    
    Which style of wooden house, with wide projecting eaves, originated in Switzerland? Chalet
    
    Which expression describes something that has happened before? Dejá vu
    
    Which country was formerly led by General Pinochet? Chile
    
    What kind of food is 'Muscovado'? Sugar
    
    Which of these is a tree? Monkey Puzzle
    
    Which of these is a climbing plant, typically up trees and walls? Ivy
    
    What is the name of Raymond Briggs's fictional bogeyman? Fungus
    
    At which racecourse is the Derby run? Epsom
    
    What type of musical instrument is a Stradivarius? Violin
    
    Which type of book is a written account of a person's life by another? Biography
    
    Veal is the flesh of which young animal? Calf
    
    Hans Andersen's Ugly Ducking was really which type of young bird? Cygnet
    
    Which sport is especially associated with a clubhouse known as a pavilion? Cricket
    
    What was the name of the Lone Ranger's horse in the TV series? Silver
    
    In which film does James Stewart have a giant invisible rabbit for a friend? Harvey
    
    Set in Egypt, which of these is a film starring Brenden Fraser? The mummy
    
    Which cheese is a part of a Greek salad? Feta
    
    What does the letter F stand for in the acronym UEFA? Football
    
    'Apples and pears' is cockney rhyming slang for which of these? Stairs
    
    What was the surname of the Wild West brothers Wyatt and Virgil? Earp
    
    Which of these birds is native to Australia? Budgerigar
    
    A tattler is a person who particularly likes to do what? Gossip
    
    What is the name of the Hunchback of Notre Dame? Quasimodo
    
    What type of savoury treat is a Scottish oatcake? Biscuit
    
    In which city is La Scala opera house? Milan
    
    Morello and maraschino are varieties of which fruit? Cherry
    
    The musical 'Mamma Mia' is inspired by the songs of which pop group? Abba
    
    
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    In which country was Ulrika Jonsson born? Sweden
    
    Which Shakespearean character utters the line, 'Out damned spot'? Lady Macbeth
    
    The character Hawkeye appeared in which US sitcom? M*A*S*H
    
    Who stars in the TV series 'Murder She Wrote'? Angela Lansbury
    
    Who produced most of the James Bond movies? Albert Broccoli
    
    Which two letters identify characters in the James Bond movies? M and Q
    
    In which country is Seattle? USA
    
    What type of creature is a spoonbill? Bird
    
    'Limey' is American slang for what? British person
    
    In which city is the Fitzwilliam Museum? Cambridge
    
    Which fabric is made from the flax plant? Linen
    
    In the wartime abbreviation SOE, what did the E stand for? Executive
    
    What is a 'cowslip'? Flower
    
    Which fictional detective lives in the village of St Mary Mead? Miss Marple
    
    Who played the title role in the 1992 film 'Hook'? Dustin Hoffman
    
    What does the '.com' at the end of an Internet address signify? Commercial
    
    Which of these people is a famous boxer? Chris Eubank
    
    Which group of musicians play Caribbean instruments made from empty oil drums? Steel band
    
    A 'stylus' is part of which of these pieces of equipment? Record player
    
    Which TV soap features the character Jimmy Corkhill? Brookside
    
    In which famous building is Poets' Corner situated? Westminster Abbey
    
    Which of these words means both a sweeping implement and a variety of shrub? Broom
    
    Who wrote the play 'Death of a Salesman'? Arthur Miller
    
    Who plays Dot Cotton in 'EastEnders'? June Brown
    
    Who composes the steps and dances for a piece of ballet or music? Choreographer
    
    What is the literal English translation of the French phrase 'tête-á-tête'? Head to head
    
    Who wrote the novel 'Howards End'? E.M. Forster
    
    What sort of person would be most likely to use a 'piton'? Mountaineer
    
    The cor anglais belongs to which family on instruments? Oboe
    
    Mount Vesuvius overlooks which city? Naples
    
    Which element is the main constituent of soot? Carbon
    
    What is a young whale called? Calf
    
    The port of Leith is part of which British city? Edinburgh
    
    A true Cockney must be born within the sound of the bells of which church? St Mary-le-Bow
    
    Bill Sikes is a character in which Dickens novel? Oliver Twist
    
    Which of these is the name of a magazine and a cocktail? Cosmopolitan
    
    Who is the Great Uncle to the Wombles? Bulgaria
    
    What goes between Newcastle and Tyne for the correct name of an English city? Upon
    
    Who painted 'The Laughing Cavalier'? Frans Hals
    
    Lake Geneva lies on the border of Switzerland and which other country? France
    
    What is the capital of the Australian state of Queensland? Brisbane
    
    Which explorer had a five hundredth anniversary celebrated in 1992? Columbus
    
    Who wrote the novel 'Hollywood Wives'? Jackie Collins
    
    What is another name for a forward roll? Sommersault
    
    What is the main ingredient of the dish hummus? Chickpeas
    
    Which hat takes its name from a poem by Robert Burns? Tam-o'-shanter
    
    Which designer created the 'New Look'? Christian Dior
    
    Which fruit is used to make Eve's pudding? Apples
    
    Who starred in the 1968 film 'Bullitt'? Steve McQueen
    
    Which is the most important stone in an arch? Keystone
    
    Which Tudor theatre was reconstructed and reopened in 1997? The Globe
    
    Christian Lacroix is best known as what? Fashion designer
    
    Of the Queen's four children, who is last in line to the throne? Anne
    
    What nationality was the scientist Fahrenheit? German
    
    In cooking, what colour does turmeric turn ingredients? Yellow
    
    Which of Beethoven's symphonies is known as 'The Choral'? Ninth
    
    Who wrote the novel '20.000 Leagues Under The Sea'? Jules Verne
    
    In chess, which piece can only move diagonally? Bishop
    
    If a Frenchman asked you to so something 'tout de suite', when should you do it? Immediately
    
    Roy Keane left Nottingham Forest to join which football club in 1993? Manchester United
    
    In which city is Heriot-Watt university based? Edinburgh
    
    Who wrote the novel 'Jurassic Park'? Michael Crichton
    
    With which of the arts is Lesley Garrett associated? Opera
    
    Which type of entertainment was associated with Billy Smart? Circus
    
    Gaz Coombes, Danny Goffey and Mickey Quinn form which pop group? Supergrass
    
    Which of these was a member of rock group The Rolling Stones? Bill Wyman
    
    Which year did the queen call her 'annus horribillis'? 1992
    
    The word 'cerebral' refers to which part of the body? Brain
    
    How many children does Tony Blair have? Four
    
    On which continent are the Atlas Mountains? Africa
    
    With which sport is Kapil Dev associated? Cricket
    
    When David Cook became a pop singer in the 1960s, which county became his new surname?  Essex
    
    Which area of mathematics concerns points, lines, curves and surfaces? Geometry
    
    On which continent is the country of Rwanda? Africa
    
    Which TV series featured an enemy called the Master? Doctor Who
    
    With which sport is Maurice Greene associated? Athletics
    
    Which of these is a form filled out for the Inland Revenue? Tax return
    
    According to the title of a novel by J.D. Salinger, where was the catcher? In the Rye
    
    What colour are the flowers of the oil-seed rape? Yellow
    
    Which stretch of water separates European and Asian Turkey? Bosporus
    
    The chinook is a wind which blows in which mountains? Rockies
    
    What is essential equipment for playing a game of ducks and drakes? Stones
    
    According to the saying, which of these works hard? Trojan
    
    The Melbourne Cup is the highlight of the racing season in which country? Australia
    
    What kind of food is the Italian 'provolone'? Cheese
    
    Which of these countries has the largest population? Brazil
    
    Who is credited with writing the song 'Auld Lang Syne'? Robert Burns
    
    Which TV drama series is set around Sun Hill station? The Bill
    
    Who is married to the actor Michael Williams? Judi Dench
    
    Which seaside resort shares its name with Hercule Poirot's loyal associate? Hastings
    
    'Mortician' is the North American term for what? Undertaker
    
    What takes off and lands on a 'pad'? Helicopter
    
    What type of creature is a 'Plymouth Rock'? Chicken
    
    What shape is the mesh of chicken wire netting? Hexagonal
    
    In which country did saunas originate? Finland
    
    A ferret is the domesticated version of which animal? Polecat
    
    What is the specific name for the factory where coins are struck? Mint
    
    Who starred in the film musical 'Singin' in the rain'? Gene Kelly
    
    Which country was ruled by Good King Wenceslas? Bohemia
    
    Who wrote the novel 'The Picture of Dorian Gray'? Oscar Wilde
    
    Which of these musical instruments is traditional in India? Sitar
    
    The tourist resort of Bodrum is in which country? Turkey
    
    In Britain, the financial year starts and ends in which month? April
    
    Which British coin has a portcullis on the reverse? One penny
    
    Which round road sign with a red border displays a red cross on a blue background? Clearway
    
    What kind of insect is a hairstreak? Butterfly
    
    In the Bible, what did Jesus feed to the five thousand? Loaves and fishes
    
    To which country does the Caribbean island Martinique belong? France
    
    With which song did Ken Dodd top the charts in 1965? Tears
    
    In which century was the Battle of Hastings? Eleventh
    
    Dry ice is a solid form of which gas? Carbon dioxide
    
    Which of these countries is in Asia? Kazakhstan
    
    What is the highest rank in the British army? Field Marshal
    
    Which word identifies the letter 'M' in the phonetic alphabet? Mike
    
    Which island is the commercial and cultural centre of New York? Manhattan
    
    In the TV series 'Upstairs, Downstairs', what was the first name of the butler, Mr Hudson? Angus
    
    'Ich Dien' is the motto of whom? Prince of Wales
    
    What kind of food is a 'love-apple'? Tomato
    
    In which board game do competitors compete for 'pie wedges'? Trivial Pursuit
    
    Which of these elements was discovered by Marie Curie? Radium
    
    Kenneth Kaunda was president of which country? Zambia
    
    Which of these is a Muslim place of worship? Mosque
    
    What is a hornet? Wasp
    
    As what is Jeremy Paxman best known? Broacast Journalist
    
    What is the specific name for the area represented by a British MP in Parlament? Constituency
    
    Which girl provided the title of the Bachelors' 1964 chart-topper? Diane
    
    What nationality was the man after whom John O'Groats is said to be named? Dutch
    
    Which American composer wrote the 'Maple Leaf Rag'? Scott Joplin
    
    A man's three piece suit consists of trousers, jacket and what? Waistcoat
    
    The actress Frances Tomelty was married to which rockstar? Sting
    
    In the rhyme, who marched his 10.000 men up to the top of the hill and down again? Duke of York
    
    What was the title of German emperors? Kaiser
    
    Which of these names means to cancel a stamp with a postmark? Frank
    
    Who sculpted the works 'The Kiss' and 'The Thinker'? Rodin
    
    In which city is the Crucible Theatre? Sheffield
    
    What is the piece of metal that swings inside a bell to sound the strike? Clapper
    
    Which type of dancing features in the title of a hit Patrick Swayze film? Dirty
    
    The liqueur drink 'crême de menthe' is usually which bright colour? Green
    
    Which word specifically refers to a keeper of a museum or art collection? Curator
    
    Which closely-cropped hairstyle was first established in America in the 1940s? Crew cut
    
    What is the profession of the person running proceedings at Sotheby's and Christie's? Auctioneer
    
    Which of these is the name of a fielding position in cricket? Extra cover
    
    Who was Arnold Schwarzenegger's unlikely twin in the film 'Twins'? Danny DeVito
    
    Which title is conferred upon the eldest son of the British monarch? Prince of Wales
    
    The word 'anorak' comes from which language? Eskimo
    
    Which New York thoroughfare is known for its theatres? Broadway
    
    Which of these skirts is part of traditional Alpine costume? Dirndl
    
    Which city are devout Muslims supposed to visit at least once? Mecca
    
    Where is Monte Carlo? Monaco
    
    In which organ are islets of Langerhans? Pancreas
    
    Which of these planets is nearest to the sun? Mercury
    
    Nacre is an alternative name for which substance? Mother-of-pearl
    
    In which county is the city of Ripon? North Yorkshire
    
    With which event is athlete Steve Backley most associated? Javelin
    
    How many faces does a dodecahedron have? Twelve
    
    Which 'Carry On' star was married to John Le Mesurier? Hattie Jacques
    
    Which area of London is said to take its name from a ball game? Pall Mall
    
    In which field of the arts was Enrico Caruso famous? Opera
    
    Who was Neil Kinnock's deputy leader of the Labour Party? Roy Hattersley
    
    Which Atlantic Island is popularly known as the 'Emerald Isle'? Ireland
    
    In Greek mythology, Icarus was the son of whom? Daedalus
    
    Which Somerset 'Gorge' is famous for its limestone caves and its cheese? Cheddar
    
    Geoffrey de Havilland is most associated with the design of what type of transport? Aeroplanes
    
    What is the collective term for a group of price-controlling companies? Cartel
    
    What nationality is the pop singer Bjork? Icelandic
    
    On which radio station is the drama serial 'The Archers' broadcast? Radio 4
    
    The Golden Temple in Amritsar is a centre of which religion? Sikhism
    
    If you fell and broke your femur, which part of your body would be affected? Thigh
    
    In which US state is the Great Salt Lake? Utah
    
    What is the third largest US city? Chicago
    
    Which three letters identified 'O' level exams, taken by pupils in the UK until 1988? GCE
    
    What would you do with a 'rollmop'? Eat it
    
    Who became British Prime Minister in 1964? Harold Wilson
    
    Which word is the noun in the title of the 'Catatonia' song 'I Am The Mob'? Mob
    
    In which country is taramasalata a traditional dish? Greece
    
    Of which US state is St Paul the capital? Minnesota
    
    Which European country has a Queen called Beatrix? The Netherlands
    
    Which specific people work in an area nicknamed a 'manor'? Police constables
    
    Who played Michelle Fowler in 'EastEnders'? Susan Tully
    
    Crewe is a town in which English county? Cheshire
    
    Who was the lead singer of the pop group Spandau Ballet? Tony Hadley
    
    Who was the first Roman emperor? Augustus
    
    In which branch of the British armed services does a 'squadron leader' serve? Air Force
    
    What colour is Teletubby Dipsy? Green
    
    Which football club plays home games at Goodison Park? Everton
    
    What is the nationality of a person born and brought up in Copenhagen? Danish
    
    CH is the international car registration for which country? Switzerland
    
    In the Bible, which of these characters did Jesus restore to life? Lazarus
    
    Who directed and starred in the film 'Unforgiven'? Clint Eastwood
    
    Which animal is represented by the constellation Ursa Major? Bear
    
    Nicosia is the capital of which country? Cyprus
    
    Bill Haley's backing group were known as what? Comets
    
    In which city is the medical drama 'ER' set? Chicago
    
    Where does a famous London flower show take place every May? Chelsea
    
    Which of these stations features in the board game Monopoly? Marylebone
    
    Keelhauling was a traditional method of punishing which people? Sailors
    
    Which of these organisations has its headquatres in Belgium? NATO
    
    Who played Bobby Ewing in Dallas? Patrick Duffy
    
    Which novel is based on the adventures of Alexander Selkirk, shipwrecked in 1704? Robinson Crusoe
    
    Which of these countries does not border France? Netherlands
    
    What type of mammal is a marmoset? Monkey
    
    Who became Mrs Fortensky when she married a builder in October 1991? Elizabeth Taylor
    
    'Parklife' was a chart-topping album for which group in 1994? Blur
    
    Which cartoon character is associated with the word 'Cowabunga'? Bart Simpson
    
    Who wrote the novel 'The Prince of Dorian Gray'? Oscar Wilde
    
    In Japanese costume, what is an obi? Sash
    
    What is the capital of New Zealand? Wellington
    
    What is the scientific study of oceans called? Oceanography
    
    Bunker Hill was a battle fought during which war? American Revolution
    
    A 'quire' is a measure of what? Paper
    
    What kind of dessert is a pavlova? Meringue
    
    Which car manufacturer makes the 'Mégane' model? Renault
    
    The 'Decalogue' is another name for which part of the Bible? Ten Commandments
    
    What is the unit of currency in Denmark? Krone
    
    Who or what is 'Tetris'? Computer game
    
    
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    Which country hosted the 1994 World Cup football finals? USA
    
    Which state in the USA has the highest population? California
    
    Who won the Best Song Oscar for 'You'll Be In My Heart' from the film 'Tarzan'? Phil Collins
    
    Which relative is a Russian 'babushka'? Grandmother
    
    In Britain, which term means a judge or the magistrates in court? The bench
    
    Which group of islands has the Spanish name 'Islas Malvinas'? Falkland Islands
    
    Which animal is said to 'farrow' when it gives birth? Pig
    
    Which of these countries does not border the Baltic Sea? Hungary
    
    Which comet was clearly visible from Earth in 1997? Hale-Bopp
    
    Which African river is blocked by the Aswan Dam? Nile
    
    What kind of animal is Kathleen Hale's fictional creation Orlando? Cat
    
    The River Rhône flows through France into which stretch of water? Mediterranean
    
    Euskara is a language spoken by which people? Basques
    
    In Asian cookery, what is a 'tandoor'? Oven
    
    Portree is the main town of which Scottish island? Skye
    
    In 1987, which team did Arsenal beat to win the League Cup for the first time? Liverpool
    
    For which international team did the cricketer Basil d'Oliveira play? England
    
    Which of these composers had the first name Antonio? Vivaldi
    
    Which of these is a type of Italian ice cream? Cassata
    
    Which tree has catkins sometimes known as 'lamb's tails'? Hazel
    
    Which famous London building faces Queen Victoria's Memorial at the end of The Mall? Buckingham Palace
    
    What was the name of Marie Curie's husband? Pierre
    
    The BGC vaccine is used against which disease? Tuberculosis
    
    What is a common name for any CB-radio user? Breaker
    
    What is the principal diet of the aardvark? Termites
    
    Which group recorded the album 'Dark Side of the Moon'? Pink Floyd
    
    Which of these led a rebellion against William the Conqueror? Hereward the Wake
    
    What was the name of the dog who famously found the stolen World Cup in 1966? Pickles
    
    In snooker, which ball has been potted if the point score goes from 29 up to 35? Pink
    
    Which of these is a marine snail and an evergreen plant? Periwinkle
    
    What colour are the flowers of the laburnum tree? Yellow
    
    What type of furniture is an 'escritoire'? Writing desk
    
    Which of these actresses was married to Frank Sinatra? Ava Gardner
    
    What was the name of Rodney's wife in 'Only Fools and Horses'? Cassandra
    
    Which of these is a pleasure resort in Brooklyn, New York, famous for its amusement park? Coney Island
    
    What was the first name of the German engineer Daimler? Gottlieb
    
    In 1980, which rock star appeared on Broadway in 'The Elephant Man'? David Bowie
    
    Where are the administrative headquarters of Derbyshire? Matlock
    
    Heraklion is the capital of which Greek Island? Crete
    
    The adjective 'vernal' refers to which season? Spring
    
    What nationality was Prime Minister Winston Churchill's mother? American
    
    With which country are the Magyar people most associated? Hungary
    
    What was the first name of the French novelist Proust? Marcel
    
    Which country represents a letter in the phonetic alphabet? India
    
    What type of creature is a 'mandrill'? Monkey
    
    Which of these features does a 'mudskipper' possess? Fins
    
    Which town or city in Northern Ireland is on the county Down and county Antrim border? Belfast
    
    In the opera 'Carmen', where does the heroine work? Cigarette factory
    
    What does the letter C stand for in the abbreviation GCHQ? Communications
    
    What is China's most populous city? Shanghai
    
    In the UK, 'Bluewater' is the largest what? Shopping centre
    
    Which of these fictional characters was created by John Mortimer? Rumpole
    
    In 2000, which MP celebrated his fiftieth year in the House of Commons? Edward Heath
    
    Which Northamptonshire park features in the title of a Jane Austen novel? Mansfield
    
    What kind of weapon was the medieval ballista? Catapult
    
    Who directed the film 'It's A Wonderful Life'? Frank Capra
    
    Which saint was the first Christian martyr? Stephen
    
    If you land 'in the rough' which sport are you taking part in? Golf
    
    What was the first name of the poet Lord Byron? George
    
    According to Frederick the Great and Napoleon, an army marches on what? Its stomach
    
    In Greek mythology, who abducted Helen and took her to Troy? Paris
    
    Which sport features in the 1980 film 'Raging Bull'? Boxing
    
    In which month is Father's Day in Britain? June
    
    Algeria was once a colony of which European country? France
    
    Which animals are famously run through the streets of Pamplona? Bulls
    
    Which of these drinks is made by fermenting a solution of honey? Mead
    
    What would be studied by a nephologist? Clouds
    
    In mythology, what kind of creature was Cerberus? Dog
    
    Kiev is the capital city of which country? Ukraine
    
    In which ocean is Samoa? Pacific
    
    Which of these countries has never won football's World Cup? Netherlands
    
    Albert Einstein won which Nobel Prize? Physics
    
    In which month was the Queen Mother born? August
    
    Graphite is a form of which element? Carbon
    
    What was the Roman name for the city of York? Eboracum
    
    Old Father Time is traditionally depicted with an hour-glass in one hand and what in the other? Scythe
    
    Which artist had the first names Pierre August? Renoir
    
    Who composed the music for the ballet 'The Rite of Spring'? Stravinsky
    
    Which teeth are your 'third molars'? Wisdom teeth
    
    The father of Oscar-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis held which prestigious post? Poet Laureate
    
    Lake Taupo is the largest lake in which country? New Zealand
    
    In the TV series, what type of box was Dr. Who's TARDIS? Police Box
    
    In which country is the ski resort of Zermatt? Switzerland
    
    Iago is a character in which Shakespeare play? Othello
    
    In Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar', Mark Antony addresses the crowd as 'Friends, Romans....'? Countrymen
    
    Which vehicle is named after a Hindu god? Juggernaut
    
    What is the surname of Macaulay Culkin's character Kevin, in the 'Home Alone' films? McCallister
    
    Which Indian city's official name is Mumbai? Bombay
    
    Which Welsh university was attended by Prince Charles in 1969, in preparation for his investiture? Aberystmyth
    
    Which spirit is made from molasses? Rum
    
    What was the first name of the composer Delius? Frederick
    
    In which month did William Shakespeare die? April
    
    Northumberland and which other English county form the border with Scotland? Cumbria
    
    Jazz musician Miles Davis was famous for playing which instrument? Trumpet
    
    Which of these animals is an amphibian? Toad
    
    Which weather area is situated off the coast between Scotland and Norway? Forties
    
    Who composed the operatic aria 'Nessun Dorma'? Puccini
    
    What nationality were folklorists the Brothers Grimm? German
    
    Where was General Gordon assassinated? Khartoum
    
    In Britain, which workers belong to the trade union known as the UDM? Miners
    
    What nationality was the guitarist Andrés Segovia? Spanish
    
    Which English city is famous for its Goose fair? Nottingham
    
    Who was the designer of Elizabeth II's coronation robe? Norman Hartnell
    
    Where was the pop singer Ricky Martin born? Puerto Rico
    
    In which city is Didsbury? Manchester
    
    Which composer wrote 'Finlandia'? Sibelius
    
    On which continent is the Aral Sea? Asia
    
    
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    What was Field Marshal Montgomery's first name? Bernard
    
    Which planet was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh? Pluto
    
    In Greek mythology, who was the ferryman who brought the dead to Hades? Charon
    
    Which of these Steve Martin films was based on the story of Cyrano de Bergerac? Roxanne
    
    What are 'Oxford bags'? Trousers
    
    What nationality was the composer Dvorak? Czech
    
    A festival devoted to music by Benjamin Britten is an annual event that takes place where in the UK? Aldeburgh
    
    Easter Island is a dependency of which country? Chile
    
    What was the real surname of the author Lewis Carroll? Dodgson
    
    What was the first name of the writer P.G. Wodehouse? Pelham
    
    Which branch of physiology and medicine is concerned with hormones? Endocrinology
    
    Which king was intended victim of the Gunpowder Plot? James I
    
    Which ancient Greek historian's work featured in the book 'The English Patient'? Herodotus
    
    Which of these is a range of mountains in Turkey? Taurus
    
    Who starred as a former American football hero in the sitcom 'Evening Shade'? Burt Reynolds
    
    In which century did George IV reign in Great Britain? 19th
    
    Which hotel featured prominently in the TV soap 'Dynasty'? La Mirage
    
    Which animal shares its name with an edict, or order, from the Pope? Bull
    
    On which planet is the volcano Olympus Mons? Mars
    
    Whic of these musical terms can be called a 'measure'? Bar
    
    A skull-and-crossbones sign on a vehicle means that it is carrying what type of material? Toxic
    
    Who was the youngest daughter of Nicholas II of Russia? Anastasia
    
    A sword is featured on the national flag of which of these countries? Saudi Arabia
    
    In which centuary did Joan of Arc live? 15th
    
    In which decade was the musical 'A Chorus Line' first performed? 1970s
    
    Who was the author of 'The Forsyte Saga'? John Galsworthy
    
    In which country was Albert Einstein born? Germany
    
    The Duke of Windsor was governor of which group of islands during World War II? Bahamas
    
    Who was the first host of TV's 'Sunday Night at the London Palladium'? Tommy Trinder
    
    Which Wimbledon tennis champion later became a minister of religion? Margaret Court
    
    Which talk show hostess starred in the film 'Hairspray'? Ricki Lake
    
    As what is the American Saul Bellow best known? Novelist
    
    The word 'invertebrate', which desribes 95% of all known living creatures, means what? No backbone
    
    What was the meaning of Mussolini's title 'Il Duce'? Leader
    
    Who wrote the novel 'Persuasion'? Jane Austen
    
    Which of these islands is the largest? Great Britain
    
    Who was Oliver Cromwell's son who succeeded him as Lord Protector? Richard
    
    Who did Queen Victoria say spoke to her as if she was 'a public meeting'? Gladstone
    
    Which of these provided the voice of Tex Tucker in Gerry Anderson's TV series 'Four Feather Falls'? Nicholas Parsons
    
    Edward Burne-Jones was most associated with which artistic movement? Pre-Raphaelite
    
    Which legendary Greek soldier took ten years to return from the Trojan year? Odysseus
    
    Which continent is home to the Quechua people? South America
    
    The adjective 'cervine' refers to which animal? Deer
    
    Which New Zealand city has the highest population? Auckland
    
    What does a selenographer make maps of? The moon
    
    Which region occupies the 'toe' of Italy? Calabria
    
    In Greek mythology, who turned the companions of Odysseus into pigs? Circe
    
    The Cranesbill is a wild species of which plant? Geranium
    
    In the ancient world, what was a trireme? Boat
    
    What was the name of the army camp in which Sergeant Bilko served? Fort Baxter
    
    Which type of food do you associate with Banbury? Cake
    
    In Shakespeare's play 'Love's Labour's Lost?', what type of character is Costard? Clown
    
    Which is the only island county in England? Isle of Wight
    
    What is a minneola? Fruit
    
    What was the first name of the Dickens character Mr Pickwick? Samuel
    
    The extinct moa was a bird native to which country? New Zealand
    
    Which flower has a name which means 'little sword'? Gladiolus
    
    Which Formula One Grand Prix takes place at the Interlagos cicuit? Brazilian
    
    What is the real Welsh surname of English singer David Bowie? Jones
    
    As what is the musician Kurt Masur well known? Conductor
    
    Which of these letters is worth eight points in a Scrabble game? X
    
    At the olympics, India won six consecutive gold medals in which team sport? Hockey
    
    What is the second highest rank in the British army? General
    
    Which 'wake' features in the title of a James Joyce novel? Finnegans
    
    Spokane is a city in which US state? Washington
    
    Who directed the 1996 film 'Fargo'? Joel Coen
    
    Which is the fourth planet from the sun? Mars
    
    'Linden' is an alternative name for which tree? Lime
    
    How many playing pieces does each player have in the game backgammon? Fifteen
    
    What was the real first name of the fashion designer 'Coco' Chanel? Gabrielle
    
    Who was Foreign Secretary between 1989 and 1995? Douglas Hurd
    
    Which Liverpool family made history in 1983 when mum gave birth to female sextuplets? The Waltons
    
    As what did Dame Ellen Terry become famous? Actress
    
    The Caribbean island of Curacao belongs to which European country? Netherlands
    
    Montevideo is the capital city of which South American country? Uruguay
    
    What kind of company was founded by Victor Gollancz? Publishing
    
    Who would use a maulstick in their work? Artist
    
    Who wrote the children's classic 'The Wolves of Willoughby Chase'? Joan Aiken
    
    What nationality was the cellist Paul Tortelier? French
    
    Who was the male star of the film 'Bringing Up Baby'? Cary Grant
    
    The Storting is the parlament of which country? Norway
    
    
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    The Battle of Waterloo was fought during the reign of which British monarch? George II
    
    Which was the last state to join the USA, before Alaska and Hawaii joined in 1959? Arizona (Very unclear question, read above!)
    
    In which gospel is the genealogy of Christ traced back to King David and Abraham? Matthew
    
    Who became Queen of Denmark in 1972? Margrethe
    
    What surname was taken by the Duke of Edinburgh when he became a British subject? Mountbatten
    
    Which animal has a breed called Brittany? Dog
    
    What is a 'necropolis'? Burial site
    
    Which comedian had a top forty hit in 1961 with 'Don't Jump Off the Roof, Dad'? Tommy Cooper
    
    Which metal is the main constituent of the alloy pewter? Tin
    
    Which novelist introduced pillar boxes into Britain? Anthony Trollope
    
    In which month is the Duke of Edinburgh's birthday? June
    
    In which sport is the Swalec Cup competed for? Rugby Union
    
    What is the meaning of the anatomical adjective 'intercostal'? Between the ribs
    
    What was the name of George II's wife? Charlotte ('Wrong' answer! Read above)
    
    The Brenner Pass lies at the border between Austria and which other country? Italy
    
    Who played Miss Marple in the 1980 film 'The Mirror Crack'd'? Angela Lansbury
    
    The Crimea is a region of which modern day country? Ukraine
    
    Lutetia was the ancient name for which city? Paris
    
    What was the first name of the philosopher Hobbes? Thomas
    
    Which city is the legislative capital of South Africa? Cape Town
    
    The Peasants' Revolt was an uprising during the reign of which king? Richard II
    
    Bernard Schwartz was the original name of which actor? Tony Curtis
    
    In which county is Chatsworth House? Derbyshire
    
    What describes the habitat of an albatross? Marine
    
    Which of these towns was not one of the original Cinque Ports? Winchelsea
    
    What does a dipsomaniac crave? Alcoholic drink
    
    With which party was the politican Rab Butler associated? Conservative
    
    In which US state is Fort Knox gold depository? Kentucky
    
    Which is the third longest river in the world? YangTze-Kiang
    
    Pearl is the birthstone associated with which month? June
    
    Which word means somebody who collects coins and medals? Numismatist
    
    In which city is Oscar Wilde buried? Paris
    
    Which of these men was not Poet Laureate? Robert Browning
    
    Mogadishu is the capital of which country? Somalia
    
    Copper and zinc are the main components of which alloy? Brass
    
    Stephen Sondheim wrote a musical called 'Sunday in the park with...' who? George
    
    What is the capital city of Latvia? Riga
    
    In 1981, who rode Shergar to victory in the Derby? Walter Swinburn
    
    Who was the female star of the classic film 'Double Indemnity'? Barbara Stanwyck
    
    Of which Pacific country is Nuku'alofa the capital? Tonga
    
    Which king was married to Caroline of Brunswick? George IV
    
    Which organ of the body is affected by Bright's disease? Kidney
    
    Terence Nelhams is the real name of which 1960s singer? Adam Faith
    
    Which ancient philosopher is said to have lived in a tub? Diogenes
    
    
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    The world's highest dam, the Rogun, is in which country? Tajikistan
    
    In which year did David Livingstone become the first European to see the Victoria Falls? 1855
    
    Which creatures suffer from the Isle of Wight disease? Bees
    
    In which city is Leonardo Da Vinci's painting 'The Last Supper'? Milan
    
    What does a hagiologist study? Saints' lives
    
    Where are the headquarters of the Royal Photographic Society? Bath
    
    In the Bible, what was the name of Cain's son? Enoch
    
    What is the total value of all the tiles in a scrabble game? 187
    
    What type of creature is a kokanee? Fish
    
    Which country won the first World Cup football tournament in 1930? Uruguay (NOTE: If you still have the "phone-a-friend"
    lifeline, be sure to use it! Listen to what "Lisa" has
    to say... *grin*)
    
    The currency of which country is divided into 100 'halala'? Saudi Arabia
    
    In the ancient Rome, how often did the 'ides' occur in the year? Every month
    
    What nationality was the world chess champion José Capablanca? Cuban
    
    What name is given to the first Sunday in Lent? Quadragesima
    
    What is the name of the villainous cat in the Disney film 'Cinderella'? Lucifer
    
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    I hope that this FAQ has been able to help you a little
    bit. Other walkthroughs I have written are
    'Mystaria - The Realms of Lore' and 'Shining Wisdom'
    and 'Guardian Heroes' (strategy map) for Sega Saturn,
    'Tails Adventure' for Sega Game Gear,
    'Emergency Call Ambulance' for Sega Arcade and
    'Prince of Persia' for Sega Mega CD. If you are
    interested in reading any of these, just e-mail me. :)
    
    Best of luck, I wish you! :)
    
    Magnus Andersson
    rubens.barrichello@swipnet.se