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1

Which of these empires was founded first?

  • Mongol
  • Hunnic
  • Parthian
  • Inca

2

Kristen and Bruce Jenner are two of the main cast members of which reality TV show?

  • The Only Way is Essex
  • Keeping Up with the Kardashians
  • The Surreal Life
  • The Real World: Seattle

3

In baking, what is the name given to the process of baking the pastry before the filling is added?

  • Twice-baking
  • Primary-baking
  • Dry-baking
  • Blind-baking

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Which country is highlighted in red?

  • Peru
  • Venezuela
  • Chile
  • Argentina

5

Which director(s) won the Academy Award for Best Director for 'The King's Speech'?

  • Darren Aronofsky
  • David Fincher
  • Tom Hooper
  • Ethan Coen and Joel Coen

6

In DNA sequences, the four bases are denoted by which four letters?

  • ACGT
  • BDEY
  • WXYZ
  • KLOP

7

Which author wrote 'The Hobbit' the prequel to the 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy?

  • William Golding
  • J.R.R Tolkein
  • Samuel Pepys
  • John Kennedy

8

'The Marathon', an Olympic running event, is how long, roughly, in miles?

  • 24
  • 26
  • 28
  • 30

9

Who was the lead singer of 'The Rolling Stones' ?

  • Mick Jagger
  • Keith Richards
  • Ronnie Wood
  • Charlie Watts

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Who is this man?

  • John Bercow, Speaker of the House of Commons
  • Ed Milliband, Leader of the Opposition
  • Prince Andrew, Duke of York
  • John Humphrys, Broadcaster

11

What is the 5th and most recent addition to the Pokemon video game franchise?

  • Ruby/Sapphire
  • Black/White
  • Diamond/Pearl
  • Gold/Silver

12

What is the second biggest city in France?

  • Lyon
  • Toulouse
  • Marseille
  • Nice

13

In the human body, where is bile created?

  • Kidneys
  • Liver
  • Stomach
  • Large Intensine

14

Although not typically found there, if the bagpipes were to be placed in an orchestra, where would they categorised?

  • Strings
  • Percussion
  • Brass
  • Woodwind

15

Which of these foodstuffs was not rationed in the United Kingdom during the second world war?

  • Bacon
  • Sweets
  • Lard
  • Teabags

16

What was the original name of the X Factor's girl group 'Little Mix' before the trademark controversy?

  • Smoothmix
  • Little Brats
  • Little Miss
  • Rhythmix

17

What role does Vladimir Putin have in Russian politics?

  • President
  • Prime Minister
  • Chairman of the Federation Council
  • Speaker of the Lower House

18

Everton F.C. are a football club from which city?

  • London
  • Liverpool
  • Lanchaster
  • Luton

19

Who was the Roman god of fire?

  • Janus
  • Vulcan
  • Mars
  • Quirinus

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What is the name of this painting by Thomas Gainsborough?

  • The Blue Boy
  • The First King Anew
  • Early Imagining of Charles I
  • Of War, Standing

21

What was the B-Side track for 'The Beatles' single 'Hey Jude'?

  • Don't Let Me Down
  • Get Back
  • Revolution
  • Old Brown Shoe

22

Where is the British soap opera 'EastEnders' set?

  • Watford
  • Wexford
  • Walford
  • Wurford

23

Which of these is not an NBA Basketball team?

  • Boston Celtics
  • St. Louis Cardinals
  • Atlanta Hawks
  • Chicago Bulls

24

Who with a net worth (in 2011) of $63.3 billion is currently the richest man in the world?

  • Warren Buffett
  • Carlos Slim
  • Bernard Arnault
  • Larry Ellison

25
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This is the Chinese character for what?

  • Love
  • Fortune
  • Happiness
  • Life

26

Who is the only MP in the British parliament that is from the Green Party?

  • Keith Taylor
  • Adrian Ramsay
  • Sian Berry
  • Caroline Lucas

27

The Dungan revolt (1862–1877) was one of the most bloodiest wars in human history, in which country did it occur?

  • Ukraine
  • India
  • China
  • Nigeria

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Which country gives its name to this creature?

  • India
  • Portugal
  • New Zealand
  • Belarus

29

What was the first of Lady Gaga's singles to reach number 1 in the US?

  • Just Dance
  • Poker Face
  • Bad Romance
  • Paparazzi

30

What is the world largest lake by area and volume?

  • Vostok
  • Lake Superior
  • Lake Baikal
  • Caspian Sea

 

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