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1

What does the word Cenotaph mean?

Bodiless tomb or monument

2

In February 2005, who set a new world record for sailing solo around the world?

Ellen McArthur (but recovered again by Francis Joyon)

3

Marilyn Monroe names

Born Norma Jean Mortinsen
Then James Dougherty
Joe DiMaggio
Arthur Miller

4

What is coimetrophobia the fear of?

Cemeteries

5

Where are there Disneylands?

USA, France, Japan, Hong Kong

6

Words ending in ceed

Exceed, proceed, succeed

7

How many yards in a furlong?

5280 ft in a mile
Furlong is 1/8 of a mile
There are 3 ft in a yard

5280/8 = 660 ft in a furlong

660/3 = 220 yards

8

American equivalent of Mayfair in Monopoly?

Boardwalk

9

Born in Budapest in 1874, by what name was Erich Weiss better known?

Harry Houdini

10

The Ivor Novello awards are presented in what field? Music, Art or Film-making?

music

11

What is the name given to the beam placed above a window or door?

Lintel

12

Who in Greek mythology was the first woman on earth?

Pandora

13

What was Bill Clinton`s original surname? Bunton, Blunt or Blythe?

Blythe

14

Acrophobia is the fear of what?

Heights

15

Cambridge Favourite`, `Royal Sovereign` and `Talisman` are all varieties of what?

Strawberries

16

How many squares are there along one side of a Scrabble Board?

15

17

What color is the cross on the Finnish flag?

Blue

18

Farrier

Horse hoof care

19

What is the name of Barbie`s younger sister?

Chelsea US

20

Scrabble board squares

15 x 15

21

What is the singular of the word `graffiti`?

Graffito

22

December 1st

Sagittarius

23

Aries

March 21st to April 20
The ram

24

Taurus

April 21 to May 21

25

Gemini

May 22 to June 21

26

Cancer

June 22 to July 22

27

Leo

July 23 to August 22

28

Virgo

August 23 to September 23

29

Libra

24th of September to 23rd of October

30

Scorpio

24th of October to 22nd of November