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Questions I

  1. As of 2018, there's Lidl stores in every EU country except two, name either country?
  2. Which is an interrobang? (Clue: It's to do with punctuation)
  3. Which planet was the first to be discovered by a telescope?
  4. If you travel south from Detroit, USA, what is the first foreign country you come to?
  5. What do the musicals Oklahoma and Oliver have in common with the films Airplane and Moulin Rouge?
  6. What modern day animal is most closely related to Tyrannosaurus rex?
  7. People who have sex on a plane become members of which club?
  8. Which phrase was coined in a toast given by the nearly illiterate Member of Parliament Sir William Curtis circa 1825?


  9. Name the only creature able to turn its head in a complete circle?
  10. Which distance was originally defined as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole along a great circle?
  11. Which fashion statement was banned in China in 1911 as it was seen as a symbol of feudalism?
  12. What is generally thought to be the first human invention to break the sound barrier?
  13. Which three letters will you often find imprinted on a zip?
  14. Name the only palindromic top-ten hit song by a palindromic group?
  15. Which sport's first international match was played in Manhattan in 1844 between the USA and Canada?
  16. C2H50H is the oldest used drug ever made; what is it?
  17. What is the largest animal that lives in trees?
  18. Who received a fan letter from outlaw Clyde Barrow in April 1934 and is also the only American mentioned in Hitler's book 'Mein Kampf'?
  19. A dolorimeter is an instrument used to measure what?
  20. The popular domain name .tv is the Internet country code for which country?

Answers

  1. Latvia or Estonia
  2. A question mark and an exclamation mark together (in otherwords, !? or ?!)
  3. Uranus
  4. Canada
  5. Exclamation marks after their names
  6. Chicken
  7. The mile high club
  8. The 3 R's (It is said that he thought Reading, Writing and Arithmetic all began with the same letter)
  9. The owl
  10. The metre
  11. The pigtail
  12. The whip (and the cracking sound a bullwhip makes is a small sonic boom)
  13. YKK (it stands for Yoshida Kogyo Kabushiki gaisha, the world's largest zip manufacturer)
  14. SOS by ABBA
  15. Cricket
  16. Alcohol
  17. Orangutans
  18. Henry Ford
  19. Pain tolerance
  20. Tuvalu