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AK’s General Knowledge A-Z #4

The first answer starts with an A, and so on...
Full names are alphabetised according to surname, not considering a possible surname prefix.
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Last updated: April 2, 2021
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A – led the Fellowship of the Ring, defeated Sauron's forces in Gondor and was crowned King
Aragorn
B – was the capital of Yugoslavia
Belgrade
C – last name of fictional radio psychiatrist Frasier, or an industrial machinery for lifting
Crane
D – dog breed, including 101 dogs that were once in danger of becoming a fur coat
Dalmatian
E – all is well that ___ well
Ends
F – capital of a notable European country 1865–1871, or athlete ____ Griffith Joyner
Florence
G – space movie with Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, or something Newton came up with near an apple tree
Gravity
H – H in HTML
Hyper
I – Wagner’s opera “Tristan und ___”
Isolde
J – country where Spanish Town is the second-largest city
Jamaica
K – singer-songwriter Alicia whose real surname is Cook, or a chain of islands in Florida Bay
Keys
L – weapon in Cluedo (Clue); the early tokens may have been poisonous
Lead pipe
M – the founder of SpaceX and product architect of Tesla
Elon Musk
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N – something new and original, or something Tolstoy would take his sweet time with
Novel
O – English equivalent of French word “ouvert”, or a type of competition in golf, bowling, etc.
Open
P – to bring a vehicle to a halt, or a common Korean surname
Park
Q – the second-most populous province of Canada
Quebec
R – quick, or something that (in plural) you may encounter while canoeing on a river
Rapid
S – country where “Crazy Rich Asians” is set
Singapore
T – a more familiar name for Eldrick Tont Woods, or an animal in the genus Panthera
Tiger
U – major organ of the female reproductive system (also known as womb)
Uterus
V – French Enlightenment writer, author of “Candide”
Voltaire
W – became the first POTUS in 1789
George Washington
X – a small family car produced by Citroën, rhymes with the fictional home of Scarlett O'Hara
Xsara
Y – the currency you’d probably use to buy a train ticket to Mount Fuji
Yen
Z – island in the Indian Ocean where Freddie Mercury was from
Zanzibar
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