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1

When was the bridge celebrated in the French nursery song new?

A
12th century
B
1060
C
1185
D
1087
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2

Reginald Rose wrote a play adapted from his 1957 teleplay, and later film, script of the same name. The film became famous with Henry Fonda in the lead role as foreman of a jury. What was the play?

A
Witness for the Prosecution
B
Judgement at Nuremberg
C
To Kill a Mockingbird
D
12 Angry Men
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3

When was the first train run on the route known as the Orient Express?

A
1883
B
1683
C
1783
D
1583
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4

Which of these is an ape that can swing from branch to branch for distances of up to 15 m (50 ft), at speeds as high as 56 km/h (35 mph), make leaps of up to 8 m (27 ft), and walk on two feet with its arms raised for balance?

A
Gibbon
B
Chimpanzee
C
Gorilla
D
Orangutan
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5

Who plays Gabrielle Solis in the US TV series "Desperate Housewives"?

A
Teri Hatcher
B
Eva Longoria Parker
C
Felicity Huffman
D
Kate Walsh
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6

What type of land does Bogota, Columbia, have most of?

A
Seashore
B
Mountains
C
River valley
D
Desert
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7

What kind of sport is French Ring Sport?

A
Equestrian dressage
B
Dog sport
C
French boxing
D
Modified stock car racing
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