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Who threw his shoes at President Bush during a news conference on 14 December 2008?
1. Yusuf Islam
2. David Letterman
3. Muntadar al-Zeidi
4. Mustapha Kemal Ataturk

Which of these countries calls its provinces "voivodeships"?
1. Poland
2. Spain
3. Turkey
4. France

Japan's attack on Pearl Harbour, Hawaii, was a supporting strike to their main attack an hour or so earlier on where?
1. Burma
2. Thailand
3. Singapore
4. Malaya

Eddie Murphy starred in a remake of which Jerry Lewis comedy?
1. The Doorman
2. The Nutty Professor
3. Bowfinger
4. The Delicate Delinquent

In the USA, what is special about 2 February?
1. Groundhog Day
2. Thanksgiving
3. Independence Day
4. Columbus Day

What is the minimum age for contestants in the World Irish Dancing Championships?
1. 10
2. 18
3. 16
4. 14

In 1828 Casparus van Houten Sr. patented a hydraulic press that revolutionised the production of what?
1. Petroleum
2. Flour
3. Chocolate
4. Sugar

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