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Can you name the answers to these 40 general knowledge questions in 4 minutes?

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A 'nappy' is the British equivalent of which American word?
In which century did the American Civil War take place?
Who wrote the play 'Romeo and Juliet'?
Which star of the film 'Rebel Without a Cause' died at the age of 24?
Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio starred in what James Cameron film?
In which year did the first man set foot on the moon?
The adjective 'canine' refers to which animal?
Which author wrote the novel 'Catch-22'?
'Poker Face,' 'Just Dance' and 'Bad Romance' are all hit singles by which artist?
Which of the Earth's oceans is the largest?
Which singer first (and most famously) sang 'Jailhouse Rock'?
Who won the FIFA World Cup in 2010?
What does the acronym 'KFC' stand for?
What animated 2010 film was the largest grossing movie of the year?
What is the Japanese word for 'harbour wave'?
The country Gabon is found on which continent?
Who was the first President of the United States?
How many sides does a pentagon have?
Canberra is the capital city of which country?
Which of these three words is a palindrome: boater, motor, rotor?
Who sang the 1980s hit song 'Billie Jean'?
Pythagoras' Theorem is a theorem concerning which shape?
Maggie, Lisa and Marge are part of which famous TV family?
Which city hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics?
Which planet is the sixth planet from the sun?
What is the first book of the Hebrew Bible?
Which franchise has characters called Pikachu, Charizard and Mewtwo?
The positive square root of 36 is...?
Boston is the capital city of which US State?
The armistice ending World War I came in what year?
Which is the only sign of the zodiac to begin with the letter 'T'?
Michael Jeffrey Jordan became famous as a great player of which sport?
How many letters are there in the English alphabet?
Name either letter that is worth 10 points in English Scrabble
What is the capital city of Greece?
Which chemical element has the symbol Au?
A 'Bloody Mary' cocktail contains which alcoholic spirit?
The Eiffel Tower is found in which European capital city?
Venison is a name given to the meat of which animal?
'Animal Farm' was written by which author?

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