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Old 27 May 2014, 03:05 PM
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1. What color is the bullseye in the middle of a competitive archery target?
red
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2. What large lake on the border of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland is named for the emperor who founded a 4th-century Roman dynasty?
Geneva
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3. "Ionization" is the name of the phase transition in which matter in what phase changes to matter in what other phase?
solid to liquid
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4. What musical acronym was used for the U.S. government program set up in 2009 to help "underwater" homeowners avoid foreclosure?
c-note
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5. Who died of a heart attack on November 29, 1924, leaving a work named Turandot unfinished?
The actor who played the shiek, who wasn't Ramon Navarro, although that's the name that keeps popping into my head.
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6. In China, oolong is a type of what?
Dragon. I'm pretty sure it's tea in other countries, though (Tea with the Black Dragon, anyone?)
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7. What unusual distinction is shared by these holidays and observances, and no others? New Year's Day, Valentine's Day, the vernal equinox, Halloween, Thanksgiving (arguably), and Christmas.
The U.S. Government has not successfully moved them off their actual dates and put them on a Monday.

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