#1. The fictional private detective Philip Marlowe is created by which author?
Philip Marlowe is a fictional detective created by Raymond Chandler. He first appears in the novel The Big Sleep published in 1939. The book has been adapted into film in 1946 (Humphrey Bogart) and again in 1978 (Robert Mitchum).
#2. Goldstar is beer brand from which country?
Goldstar is an Israeli brand of a lager beer brewed by Tempo in Netanya. It is marketed as a dark lager beer, though it is amber in appearance.
#3. Which are the chemical symbols for the two elements found in an iron oxide, such as rust?
Iron oxides are chemical compounds composed of iron (Fe) and oxygen (O).
#4. A cat named Figaro and a goldfish named Cleo are the pets of which fictional character?
Figaro and Cleo appears in Walt Disney’s Pinocchio and are the pets of Mister Geppetto and Pinocchio. Figaro also appears in three of his own cartoons Figaro and Cleo (1943), Bath Day (1946) and Figaro and Frankie (1947).
#5. Which is the capital city of Finland?
Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. It is also Finland’s major cultural, educational, financial, and political center as well as one of northern Europe’s major cities.Finland is a Nordic country bordered by Sweden to the west, Norway to the north, Russia to the east and Estonia to the south over the Gulf of Finland.
#6. A hexagon has how many sides?
In geometry, a hexagon is a polygon with six sides and six vertices.
#7. Listen to the clip. This is a hit song from the 70s recorded by:
New Kid in Town is a 1976 hit by the Eagles from their studio album Hotel California.
#8. Who plays the role as Royal Tenenbaum in the movie The Royal Tenenbaums?
The Royal Tenenbaums is a 2001 comedy-drama film directed by Wes Anderson. It stars Gene Hackman as Royal Tenenbaum. Hackman won a Golden Globe for his performance.
#9. Who created and produced the TV drama series Hill Street Blues and L.A. Law?
Steven Bochco is an American TV producer and writer. He developed many popular drama series including Hill Street Blues, L.A. Law, Doogie Howser, M.D., and NYPD Blue. Hill Street Blues ran from 1981 to 1987. Bochco was credited as co-creator and also wrote and produced. Between 1981 and 1984 Steven Bochco won six Emmy Awards for Hill Street Blues. The series was nominated for a total of 98 Emmy Awards between 1981 and 1987.
#10. What is a butterfly larva more commonly known as?
Caterpillars are the larval form of butterflies and moths.
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