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Medium

In a game of golf, a low hook short, which does not go very far, is known as?

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Answer: Duck Hook
Duck hook refers to the situation where a golfer hits a low hook shot, one that does not travel far.

Hard

Who created "The Simpsons"?

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Answer: Matt Groening
Matt Groening is widely regarded as one of the greatest cartoonist of his generation. "The Simpsons" is one of his best known works.

Medium

Which player won a gold medal in the Men's Singles in the 2012 London Olympics?

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Answer: Andy Murray
The 2012 London Olympic Games offered Andy Murray his first ever gold medal in the tournament. He won the tennis men's singles event.

Medium

The "St. Valentine's Day Massacre" was perpetrated by which historical figure?

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Answer: Al Capone
Al Capone ordered the "St. Valentine's Day Massacre" on 14 February 1929 in Chicago, murdering seven men in the process, but the primary target got away.

Hard

The hit show "Leyla and Mecnum" is set in which part of the world?

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Answer: Turkey
"Leyla and Mecnum", first premiering in 2011, is a romance comedy based in Istanbul, Turkey.

VeryHard

What was the first television sitcom?

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Answer: Pinwright's Progress
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.

VeryHard

What does parsley dipped in salt water on the Seder plate represent?

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Answer: Tears and pain of the Jewish slaves
The dipping of the parsley in salt water during the Seder meal symbolizes the tears and pains of the enslaved Jews in Egypt.

Hard

Which historical member of British royalty made Christmas trees mainstream there?

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Answer: Prince Albert
It was Prince Albert, the German husband of Queen Victoria, that made this tradition popular in England.

Hard

A number of Christians were prosecuted in the early days of Christianity. Who was the first to sadly perish?

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Answer: Stephen
Sadly, Stephen was stoned to death by a crowd of Christian persecutors.

Hard

Who were the first rappers to have their very-own mainstream videogame?

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Answer: Wu-Tang Clan
Released in 1999, "Wu-Tang: Shaolin Style" even resulted in PlayStation producing a custom controller shaped like the Wu-Tang Clan's logo.

Hard

What is the Sega Master System called in Japan?

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Answer: Sega Mark III
The Sega Master System was originally released as the Sega Mark III in Japan, since it was their third-generation home videogame console.

Hard

Which country celebrates its New Year on the vernal equinox?

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Answer: Iran
The March equinox is known as Nowruz in some parts of Europe and Asia and marks the beginning of the calendar year, specifically in places like Iran.

Easy

What should a person wear to trick evil spirits during Halloween?

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Answer: Masks and Costumes
Ancient Celts had a belief that wearing masks and costumes will serve as camouflage and therefore prevent evil spirits from seeing them.

VeryHard

On what day of the year is Valentine's Day held in Brazil?

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Answer: 12th June
Valentine's Day is held on 12th June in Brazil as it is the eve of Saint Anthony's Day, a revered figure who died on 13th June, 1231 in Italy.

Medium

What is Leonard's Hofstader's middle name?

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Answer: Leakey
Leonard's full name is Leonard Leakey Hofstadter. His middle name was derived from the renowned Kenyan archaelogist Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey.

Medium

A tandoor is a type of what?

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Answer: Oven
A tandoor is a cylindrical clay or metal oven used in cooking and baking. A tandoor is used for cooking in Southern, Central and Western Asia.



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