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Which body part is indicated by the prefix 'glosso-'?
The first commercially available compact disc was released in 1982 in what country?
What nationality was Roald Amundsen, who led the first successful expedition to the South Pole in 1911?
In “Finding Nemo” and “Finding Dory,” what sort of fish is Dory?
The Mediterranean island Corfu is part of which country?
Which actor, famous for appearing in “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” and “Phantom of the Opera” was known as “The Man of a Thousand Faces”?
In July 2017, which actress was announced as the first female lead in the long-running series “Doctor Who”?
After a reign lasting 39 years, which monarch abdicated in 2014?
In 2014, Satya Nadella became CEO of which company?
How many 'main organs' make up the United Nations?
What was the Roman name for the province comprising of parts of Spain, and most of Portugal?
Angkor Wat is a famous temple complex in what country?
Cork used in wine stoppers is made from what type of tree?
What type of monkey is the world’s largest?
Which car company gets its name from the Japanese words for “three” and “diamond”?
What was the name of Times Square until 1904?
What device is attached to a fretted instrument to raise its pitch?
Which member of the Rolling Stones played Captain Jack Sparrow's father, Captain Teauge, in the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' films?
A tablet with the inscription “July IV MDCCLXXVI” prominently features on which U.S. landmark?
In what year was the 50-km English Channel tunnel opened?
The oldest annual film festival in the world started in 1932 in what city?
The two oldest amusement parks in the world, including the world-famous Tivoli, are based in what country?
Published in May 1888, who wrote “The Happy Prince”?
At the 1976 Montreal summer Olympics, Caitlyn (then Bruce) Jenner won a gold medal in what?
John Lennon was killed by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 in what city?
In 1963, France became the first country to send what animal into space?
The Indian film industry “Bollywood” is based in what city?
What was the name of the final Linkin Park album released in Chester Bennington’s lifetime?
Comprising about 65% of our total mass, what’s the most abundant element in the human body?
Which legendary singer formed the band The Crickets?
Named because it was salty when its discoverer expected it to be freshwater, in what country is the Lake of Disappointment?
What 1931 Herman Hupfeld song was famously used in the 1942 film “Casablanca”?
Which U.S. city houses Hartsfield-Jackson airport, which has almost consistently been the world’s busiest airport by passenger volume each year since 1998?
Which famous performer fell from the stage during the 2015 Brit Awards?
At what type of auction is the price gradually lowered until someone bids on it?
Which actress made her Hollywood debut in the 1978 movie “Halloween”?
Talia Shire, the actress who plays Adrian in the “Rocky” movies, is the sister of which famous director?
At what point during a show or performance would an “entra’acte” be performed?
Which Shakespeare character gets frustrated with his mother and screams, “Frailty, thy name is woman!”?
What was the NASA spacecraft that made a historic flyby of Pluto in 2015?
El Capitan, a granite formation approximately 3,000 feet tall, is in which national park?
What country was formerly known as Ceylon?
Australian airline Qantas is named the Flying what?
“Colonel Tom Parker” was the manager of which famous musician?
What’s the name of the 1964 Rene Magritte painting that features a man’s face completely obscured by an apple?
What sports venue has upwards of 400,000 seats—the highest capacity of any sports venue in the world?
Operation Car Wash is the name of an investigation probing widespread corruption in what country?
Which English biologist was known as “Darwin’s Bulldog” for fiercely defending Darwin’s Theory of Evolution?
The five permanent members of the UN Security Council are the USA, the UK, China, Russia, and which other country?
'Now is the winter of our discontent,' is a line from which Shakespeare play?

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