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Chemistry
Rutherford's gold foil experiment resulted in the publishing of what theory? 
What kind of bonds between atoms form salts? 
What is the Latin name for iron? 
Language
How would one say 'two' in Italian? 
What is the most spoken language in the world? 
Spanish derives 8% of its vocabulary from what language? 
Literature
Who wrote 'The Scarlet Letter'? 
What 12th-century epic poem established the modern Italian language? 
In George Orwell's 1984, what is the propaganda wing of the Party? 
Film
What infamous director created 'Chinatown' and 'Rosemary's Baby'? 
What comedy won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1977? 
What is the highest grossing film franchise in cinema history? 
Biology
What type of nerve cell produces myelin? 
A plant cell would be turgid when placed in what type of solution? 
What biological process has the chemical formula C6H12O6 + 6O2 → 6CO2 + 6H2O + Energy (as ATP)? 
Physics
What is the theoretical particle that is considered the key to unlocking the mysteries of the creation of the universe? 
Who was the scientific director of the Manhattan Project? 
What does the variable 'KE' indicate in physics? 
History
What was the name of Louis XIV's grandson who became the first Bourbon king of Spain? 
Who declared, 'The business of America is business'? 
What formal ultimatum was issued on July 26, 1945 demanding Japan's surrender? 
Sports
Who holds the Philadelphia Phillies' club record for career home runs? 
Which NFL team won Superbowl I in 1967? 
Which city has hosted the most modern Olympic games? 
Geography
What country has the world's sixth largest economy, with an estimated nominal GDP of $2.198 trillion in 2009? 
What is the longest river in the United States? 
What is the smallest and least populated country in the world? 
Religion
What state of perfect enlightenment do Buddhists try to achieve? 
According to the Qur'an, what was the name of the angel that appeared to Muhammad in the year 610? 
Roman Catholicism and what Protestant denomination are the two major religions in Germany? 
Politics
What French political party captured both the presidency and a majority in the National Assembly in 2007? 
What American political philosophy was largely developed by Irving Kristol? 
In order to end a filibuster in the U.S. Senate, a supermajority must vote to invoke what procedure? 
Music
The Beatles made their final public performance on the roof of what London building? 
Who composed 'The Four Seasons'? 
What Neil Diamond song is played in the middle of the eighth inning of every baseball game at Fenway Park? 

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