Tom and Jerry 250.
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1. “I don’t care if it’s a white cat or a black cat. It’s a good cat as long as
it catches mice.” In 1961, which world leader made the above quote that was
interpreted to mean that being productive is more important than following any
2. Which Prussian naturalist who influenced Darwin and whose work
established the field of bio-geography also has an ocean current that flows from
Chile to Peru named for him?
3. What is the only word in the English language
that has three sets of consecutive double letters?
4. The plot of which 2003
German film centers around a young man trying to preserve the illusion of the
existence of East Germany after the fall of the Berlin Wall for the sake of his
5. While recovering from wounds received in World War I, Dewitt
Wallace had the idea to gather a sampling of articles from various publications;
this resulted in the birth of what popular magazine?
6. Which Dutch city’s claim
to fame is its pottery, as well as it being home to the painter Vermeer?
name of which celebrated Canadian fishing and racing vessel built in Nova Scotia
in 1921 lent itself to a nickname for Nova Scotians from the 18th century
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