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What was invented by Kenneth Wood in 1947
How is the Jewish Day of Atonement better known?
How many times does the letter 'p' occur in the first line of the tongue-twister about Peter Piper?
Which English county apparently changed it's name from 'Scroobesbyrigscir' because Norman invaders couldn't pronounce it?
Which country's name means 'The Saviour'?
How man of Snow White's seven dwarfs had beards?
Which two elements are liquid at room temperature?
Which amendment to the American constitution protects witnesses from self-incrimination
Who wrote Tosca?
In the northern hemisphere, does water drain down a plughole clockwise or anti-clockwise?
What morbid coincidence links Mama Cass and Keith Moon?
What is known in France as 'mercredi des Cendres'?
In which film did the song 'Moon River' originally appear?
Which best-selling book was first published in 1936 by Phyllis Pearson after she had walked an estimated 3,000 miles?
In which sport do competing teams try to travel backwards and in opposite directions?
What is the name of the Manchester Orbital Motorway?
Where is the official residence of the First Lord of the Treasury?
Who sang the opening line of the original Band Aid single 'Do They Know It's Christmas'?
Which 1949 novel was originally titled The Last Man in Europe?
Which Thames bridge is the first that the University Boat Race passes under?
Which note does an orchestra tune up to?
What type of fruit is a cantaloupe?

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