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1 MOVIES: Who directed the films The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape and Ice Station Zebra? 2 MUSIC: Jazz musicians Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, and Pee Wee Russell are best known for playing which instrument? 3 TV & RADIO: In February, the BBC confirmed that which TV presenter will replace Ken Bruce as the host of the BBC Radio 2 mid-morning show? 4 SPORT: In an Australian rules football match, how many players does each team field? 5 LEISURE: Spelunking is the recreational pastime of exploring what? 6 LITERATURE: Hortense, Queenie, Gilbert and Bernard are the protagonists of which 2004 novel by Andrea Levy? 7 NATURE: Leaf-nosed, horseshoe, and funnel-eared are types of which mammal? 8 HISTORY: Fought in June 1314, the Battle of Bannockburn was a victory for the army of Robert the Bruce over the army of which English king? 9 WORDS: What is the meaning of the word fulminate? a) Smoke, b) Satisfy, c) Criticise. 10 BRITAIN: The Welsh mines of Gwynfynydd, Clogau, and Dolaucothi primarily produced what substance? 11 THIS YEAR: Which singer performed at the Super Bowl Halftime Show on February 12? 12 POT LUCK: The Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge connects Brooklyn to which other borough in New York City?