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Catalonia is a region of what country?

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Answer: Spain
Catalonia is one of the Spain's 17 districts. It is located in the northeastern region of Spain. The regional capital of Catalonia is Barcelona.

Easy

What is the blood status of Harry Potter?

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Answer: Half-Blood
Harry Potter is a half-blood, since his maternal grandparents were Muggles.

VeryHard

During which period in Japanese history did "Seven Samurai" take place?

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Answer: Sengoku Period
"Seven Samurai" takes place during the Sengoku Period (1467-1600), which is known for being a violent time in Japanese history.

Easy

Which country invented chopsticks?

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Answer: China
Chopsticks were invented in China more than 4,000 years ago.

Medium

Which reality TV star was a cowriter of TLC's 1999 hit "No Scrubs"?

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Answer: Kandi Burruss
Being more than a reality TV star, Kandi Burruss is also an accomplished musician, earning a Grammy Award for her writing contributions to "No Scrubs".

Medium

What is considered the informal start of the Christmas shopping season in the United States?

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Answer: Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving
The day after Thanksgiving, known as "Black Friday", is considered the start of the Christmas shopping season.

Hard

How many pieces of silver did Joseph's brothers receive from Joseph's sale into slavery?

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Answer: 20
The Ishmeelites gave Joseph's brothers 20 pieces of silver in exchange for Joseph.

Medium

Which day of Nisan does Passover officially begin?

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Answer: 15th day of Nisan
Passover always begins on the 15th day of Nisan. This is the Jewish year's first month.

Medium

How many of the jurors from the original "12 Angry Men" are still alive today?

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Answer: None
Jack Klugman was the last of the original jurors to die, on 24 December 2012.

Hard

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

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

Medium

Which turn-of-the-century player left the NBA, had a kidney transplant and then returned to win a championship?

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Answer: Alonzo Mourning
Few players have displayed the resiliency of center Alonzo Mourning who retired from the NBA in 2003 due to kidney disease, had a transplant in 2004 and then returned to play for the Miami Heat in 2005, helping them win a championship in 2006.

Medium

How many elevators does the Empire State Building have?

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Answer: 73
The Empire State Building has 73 elevators and 1,860 steps leading from the main floor to the 102nd floor. It took one year and 45 days to build the Empire State Building.

Medium

Which television show is based primarily on characters from the X-Men comic books?

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Answer: Legion
Legion first appeared in Marvel Comics' "New Mutants" issue number 25 (1985), with the "New Mutants" being a spin-off from "the Uncanny X-Men".

Medium

In England, the victim of an April Fool's joke is sometimes popularly referred to as what?

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Answer: A Noodle
Outside of being labeled a "noodle", victims of April Fool's pranks in England may also be called a "gob", "gobby" or "noddy".

Easy

The playing ground for the sport of tennis is called?

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Answer: Tennis Court
The game of tennis is played on a tennis court. The standard size of a professional tennis court has a length of 78 feet and a width of 27 feet for the singles games. However, for the doubles matches, the width is measured at 36 feet.

Hard

Carl Gerhard Busch is the full name of which "X-Files" character?

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Answer: Cigarette Smoking Man
The full name of Syndicate member the Cigarette Smoking Man, played by actor William B. Davis, is actually Carl Gerhard Busch.

Easy

What is the name of Harry Potter's auntie?

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Answer: Petunia Dursley
Petunia Dursley is Harry Potter's aunt and was his guardian upon his mother's death.

Easy

Which NBA star famously jumped over an opposing player while dunking the basketball during the 2000 Summer Olympics?

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Answer: Vince Carter
In the year 2000, high flyer Vince Carter, who stands at 6'6" (1.98 m), jumped over a French player, who at 7'2"(2.18 m), was considerably taller than him.

VeryHard

Which theme park was inspired and is heavily influenced by "World or Warcraft" and "StarCraft"?

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Answer: World Joyland
World Joyland, located in China, is based on "World of Warcraft" and "StarCraft" despite having no formal agreement with its developers, Blizzard Entertainment.



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