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1. Of which country is Malabo the capital?
2. What was the late Linda McCartney's maiden name?
3. What name is given to a drug designed to induce vomiting?
4. Actresses Linda Henry and Nicola Stapleton were both once regulars in the TV series 'Bad Girls'. In which TV series did they appear together as mother and daughter?
5. Which model and actress was born Eleanor Nancy Gow in 1964?
6. What is the most easterly Football League ground in England?
7. Which children's writer created 'The Wombles'?
8. By what name is the character played by Jennifer Saunders in the TV series 'Absolutely Fabulous' generally known?
9. Mount Everest stands on the border of Nepal and which other country?
10. Who has used the pseudonyms Ann Orson, Dinah Card, Nancy Treadlight and Redget Buntovan?
11. What color shirts did England wear when they won the 1966 World Cup soccer final?
12. Which actor played Detective Mike Rogo in 'The Poseidon Adventure', a Roman centurion in 'Jesus of Nazareth' and Boris Vaslov in 'Ice Station Zebra'?
13. Which branch of philosophy is concerned with the nature of knowledge itself?
14. Who was King of England at the time of The Black Death?
15. What color are 100 (Euro) banknotes?
16. Only five English cricketers scored a triple-century in a test innings during the 20th Century. Len Hutton (364 in 1938), Wally Hammond (336* in 1932), Graham Gooch (333 in 1990) and Andrew Sandham (325 in 1930) were four. Who was the fifth?
17. Which musical group scored a UK #1 single in 1986 with 'The Final Countdown'?
18. Which Nobel Prize winning author wrote 'The Sun Also Rises', 'To Have and Have Not', 'Across the River and into the Trees' and 'Islands in the Stream'?
19. What is the name of the Clampetts' daughter in the classic TV series 'The Beverley Hillbillies'?
20. In which film did Elvis sing the hit singles 'Rock-a-Hula Baby' and 'Can't Help Falling in Love'?
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