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1. If a disease has happened 'foudroyant', what has occurred? 2. What is the meaning of the musical term 'da capo'? 3. What was the family name of Russia's last ruling dynasty? 4. What name was given to bars illicitly selling alcohol during prohibition in the USA? 5. The predatory sea bird the bonxie is better known as what? 6. What is the state capital of Texas? 7. What does a stadiometer measure? 8. Which human rights convention was adopted by the International Committee of the Red Cross at its founding in 1864? 9. In an early form of which device might you find a fusee spindle? 10. Clive Owen starred alongside Julia Roberts in which romantic 2009 film about corporate spies? Duplicity.

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Clive Owen - see Question 10

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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Birmingham Post (England)
Date:Jun 4, 2015
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