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1

What is it called when a surfer falls off the surfboard while riding a wave?

A
Wipeout
B
Break
C
Striker
D
Bully
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2

Which is the largest of Britain's Channel Islands?

A
Sark
B
Jersey
C
Alderney
D
Guernsey
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3

Which South American water rat is the world's largest rodent, growing to over 4 feet long?

A
Capybara
B
Agouti
C
Coyphilla
D
Coypu
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4

What is the media nickname of Viktor Bout, a Russian arms dealer who was said to be the inspiration for Nicolas Cage's character in the 2005 film "Lord of War"?

A
Pale Rider
B
The Jackal
C
Nemesis
D
Merchant of Death
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5

What 2008 film is an adaptation by Andrew Davies of a book by Sarah Waters, that is set in a Victorian-era women's prison?

A
Affinity
B
Friendship
C
Equality
D
Sisterhood
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6

To what political party did George Washington, the first president of the USA elected under the Electoral College system, belong?

A
Democratic-Republican
B
None, he was unaffiliated
C
Federalist
D
Whig
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7

Which of these is a miser or an ill-tempered (frequently old) person full of stubborn ideas or opinions?

A
Carpathian
B
Carapace
C
Crankshaft
D
Curmudgeon
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