Miscellaneous Quiz / Common Misnomers

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Is a black box (flight recorder) black?
Do frankfurters originate from Frankfurt?
Is a Manx cat a cat?
Is a jellyfish a fish?
Is a peanut a nut?
Is catgut made from cats?
Is the Monaco Grand Prix held in Monaco?
Is a firefly a fly?
Are wellington boots named after the Duke of Wellington?
Did the 30 years' war (in the 17th century) last for 30 years?
Is a koala bear a bear?
Is there lead in pencil lead?
Is the Red sea usually red?
Does horsehair come from horses?
Did the Spanish Inquisition originate from Spain?
Did the cor anglais (English horn) originate from England?
Is the Hubble telescope a telescope?
Does dry cleaning not use liquids?
Is a kiwi bird a bird?
Are the Canary islands named after the canary bird?
Is the cross on the Red Cross flag red?
Are refried beans fried more than once?
Is a white rhino white?
Is a black bean a bean?
Does the Marylebone Cricket Club have a cricket team?
Is a karate black belt black?
Is Ecuador on the equator?
Is a shooting star a star?
Was Americium discovered in America?
Do Panama hats originate from Panama?
Did Chinese Checkers originate from China?
Are the Everly Brothers brothers?

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