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Who won the 1994 men's singles French Open Championship?

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Answer: Sergi Bruguera
More information: Sergi Bruguera defended his title by beating Alberto Berasategui, his fellow countryman in the final of the tournament. He won by a set result of; 6-3, 7-5, 2-6, and 6-1.

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What is the first country credited for instituting an 8-hour work day?

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Answer: New Zealand
More information: New Zealand is credited with being the first country to actually institute the 8-hour work day thanks to the efforts of the legendary Samuel Parnell, who believed only a third of the day should be dedicated to labor. However, back then, these standards were restricted only to skilled workers, with Uruguay being the first nation to bring about a universal 8-hour work day for all laborers in 1915.

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What does Passover commemorate?

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Answer: The exodus/freedom of Jews from slavery in Egypt.
More information: Passover commemorates how Moses safely and successfully led the Jews out of Egypt, where they had spent centuries living in slavery under various Egyptian Pharaohs.

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What continent is the North Pole a part of?

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Answer: None
More information: The North Pole is floating ice with no land underneath. It is part of the Arctic Circle, with various nations laying claim to it.

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Who was the first African American President of the United States?

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Answer: Barack Obama
More information: In 2009, Barack Obama became the first African American to become President of the United States.

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In the movie "The Shawshank Redemption", which character had his hands replaced by the director, Frank Darabont, as insert shot?

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Answer: Andy
More information: Frank Darabont, feeling he alone knew what he wanted, decided to have an insert shot of his hands in place of Andy's hands in the movie.

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The first ex-tennis female player to be elected as the President of the USTA (United States Tennis Association) is known as?

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Answer: Katrina Adams
More information: Katrina Adams was elected as the 2015 USTA's president. Katrina became the first ex-tennis player and black American to be elected as the president of USTA.

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Which country is the leading exporter of Christmas trees?

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Answer: Canada
More information: Canada (Nova Scotia in particular) is the leading exporter of Christmas trees.

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In the end, what does Norton do in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: He commits suicide
More information: After Andy had exposed all his corrupt activities and murders, Norton commits suicide before the authorities could reach him.

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Which one of Star Fox's teammates has been deemed one of the most-annoying videogame characters ever?

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Answer: Slippy Toad
More information: Slippy Toad may suck as a fighter and often needs help during melees, but he's invaluable as the Star Fox Team's mechanic and inventor.

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Who does the voice over for Dory from "Finding Nemo" and "Finding Dory"?

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Answer: Ellen Degeneres
More information: "Finding Nemo" was released in 2003, and "Finding Dory" was released in 2016. Both of these animated children's movies tell a tale of ocean life and the troubles they encounter.

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Approximately how many women said they would dump their man if they don't receive a Valentine's Day gift?

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Answer: 50%
More information: About half of the women surveyed said they would be so displeased with a lover not buying a Valentine's Day gift that they would terminate the relationship.

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How many eggs can a queen bee lay daily?

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Answer: 800-1500 eggs per day

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What does a tadpole grow into?

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Answer: Frog
More information: As it grows, a tadpole will change into either a frog or a toad.

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Actress Samantha Morton plays which character on "the Walking Dead"?

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Answer: Alpha
More information: Samantha Morton plays the role of Alpha, leader of the Whisperers, a threat introduced during season nine of "the Walking Dead".

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What is the name of Harry Potter's godfather?

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Answer: Sirius Black
More information: Sirius Black, whom Harry named his first son after, is Potter's godfather.

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Who are the first people known to have consumed chocolate?

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Answer: Olmecs
More information: There is evidence that the ancient Olmecs of what is now Mexico consumed chocolate beverages as far back as 1900 BC, and indeed the word "chocolate" is derived from the Aztec language.

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Which was the first political party in the United States to implement a free breakfast program for school children?

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Answer: Black Panther
More information: The Black Panther Party's "Free Breakfast for Children Program", implemented in 1969, served as the inspiration for similar initiatives run by the US federal government today.



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