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Easy

Who usually decides which House at Hogwarts students are to belong to?

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Answer: The Sorting Hat
More information: The Sorting Hat is a magic hat that decides which of the four Houses Hogwarts' students belong to.

Medium

What is the name of the mountain that Abraham almost sacrificed his son on?

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Answer: Mount. Moriah
More information: The Mount. Moriah is where Abraham took Isaac to be sacrificed.

VeryHard

What was the first television sitcom?

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Answer: Pinwright's Progress
More information: The British sitcom titled "Pinwright's Progress" is noted for being the world's first television sitcom. It aired from November 1946 to May 1947.

Medium

Which country suffered an infamous prank by a former Google executive concerning internet censorship in 2013?

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Answer: China
More information: On 1 April 2013, former Google China head Kai-fu Lee joked that the Great Firewall, China's infamous internet regulations and censorship, was penetrable, allowing access to Facebook and Twitter. His prank drew over 10,000 comments, many of which were filled with insults or other forms of anger.

Medium

Originally, Jack-O'-lanterns were made from which type of vegetable?

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Answer: Turnips
More information: Turnips were originally used in shaping the Jack-O'-lantern. However, in modern times, the Pumpkin has become widely accepted and used by many during Halloween.

Easy

Which player was the winner of the 2018 men's singles Australian Open Championship?

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Answer: Roger Federer
More information: The 2018 Australian Open men's singles championship saw Roger Federer defend his title. He was victorious over Marin Cilic in the final after a 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, and 6-1 set wins.

Hard

In which country is it illegal to hold Valentine's Day's events in public?

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Answer: Pakistan
More information: The Islamabad High Court of Pakistan also put a ban on all media broadcasts related to Valentine's Day.

Medium

What was the previous name of the NFL before it was changed to the National Football League?

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Answer: American Professional Football Association
More information: Formed in 1920, the American Professional Football Association (APFA) was the previous name of the NFL until 1922, when it was changed to its current name.

Medium

Which NBA team was known as "Run TMC" in the late 1980's and early 1990's?

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Answer: Golden State Warriors
More information: The triumvirate of Tim Hardaway, Mitch Richmond and Chris Mullin were acronymed Run TMC based on the first letter from their names and due to their fast-paced, high-scoring style which was a predecessor for the method of play that would dominate the NBA some 20 years later.

Hard

Which institutions commonly collect donated natural Christmas trees after the holidays?

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Answer: Zoos
More information: Zoos collect natural Christmas trees to feed animals.

Easy

Who was the first male lead character from "The Big Bang Theory" to get married?

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Answer: Howard
More information: Howard was the first of his friends to not only get married but to also have children. In real life, Simon Helberg (who played Howard) was also the first male lead cast member to tie the knot. He got married in 2007 and became a father for the first time in 2012.

Easy

Munich's Oktoberfest is a celebration of which beverage?

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Answer: Beer
More information: Oktoberfest is Germany's most-popular Volksfest or beer and wine festival.

Medium

"Gari" is a popular staple food in West Africa. What is it made of?

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Answer: Cassava
More information: Gari is used as a condiment and sometimes even main dish in West Africa, specifically Ghana.

Hard

Which actor/musician had a role in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"?

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Answer: Scatman Crothers
More information: Scatman Crothers, who passed away in 1986 at the age of 76, played the role of Turkle in this classic film.



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