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"G'day quizheads, here is the inaugural Trivial Decathlon. 10 questions, 10 subjects, 10 useless but (hopefully) interesting answers. Do you have what it takes to compete for glory in this not so gruelling event?"
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
MOVIES- I am a Scottish actor who, among many other roles, portrayed a brilliant cannibalistic serial killer created by author Thomas Harris.
GEOGRAPHY- This Japanese city in the Shizuoka Prefecture on Honshu is responsible for all the pianos made in the country hence its cultural moniker 'City of Music'.
SPORTS- Can you name the second player to score for Australia in their 3-1 victory over Japan in the group stage of the 2006 World Cup?
ANIMAL KINGDOM- In what group would I place the thrush?
LITERATURE- What is the name of the award winning novel by American science-fiction writer Joe Haldeman first published in 1975?
Splinter of the Mind's Eye
The Stars My Destination
The Forever War
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch
PEOPLE- What would an autodidactic person indulge in?
HISTORY- Kurnell in the state of N.S.W. is known as 'the birthplace of modern Australia'. On what date did Captain James Cook first land here when navigating the country on the ship 'Endeavour'?
17th December, 1770
29th April, 1770
7th April, 1770
26th January, 1788
MUSIC- What is the name of the Oscar winning composer who provided the score for the 1995 film 'Heat' starring Robert DeNiro and Al Pacino?
HUMANITES- This is a bit of Aussie slang- 'jumbuck'. What does it refer to?
an implement used for containing liquids
a four legged stool usually found in social clubs
SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY- NASA retired the Space Shuttle in 2010. What is the name of the replacement vehicle?
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