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1

Who was the roman goddess of dawn?

2

Neptune was the roman god of the oceans but the Greeks had another name for him. What was it?

3

What term is used to describe a word formed from the same letters as another word?

4

The Tamar River flows through which Tasmanian town/city?

5

 What is the national flower of Australia?

6

What is the missing number in the series 1,1,2,3,5,8,13 #, 34?

7

Who said "I think therefore I am"?

8

How many rings on the Olympic flag?

9

What was the name of the overweight male character who appeared in the ‘Life? Be in it’ campaign launched in 1975?

10

What animal featured on the 2 cent coin?

11

Who starred opposite Marlon Brando in "On the Waterfront"?

12

Name the legless fighter pilot of WW2?

13

What sport did Walter Lindrum dominate for many years?

14

What was the Queen's official title before she became Queen? (the answer is not Princess)?

15

What is the Roman numeral for zero?

16

What well-known overture was used as the theme music for the Lone Ranger TV series?

17

Diogenes is said to have walked around Athens carrying a lantern. What was he looking for?

18

Who is widely regarded as the greatest ever female squash player?

19

Which chess piece can only move diagonally?

20

Can you name the flower from the clues below?

 

a) A dairy product and a dish

 

b) A bird and a riding accessory

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