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Issue 974

All the answers begin with the letter H

1. What is the capital city of Viet Nam?

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Hanoi

2. Name the Jewish festival known also as the Feast of Dedication or the Festival of Lights.

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Hanukkah

3. In music, what word refers to the simultaneous sounding of several tones or the accompaniment of a melody by chords?

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Harmony

4. What kind of instrument is an angel supposed to play?

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Harp

5. What keyboard instrument makes music when metal strings are plucked by plectrums of quill or leather?

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Harpsichord

6. Name the awkward-looking, large African antelope that has a long, melancholy face, large hoofs, and very tall shoulders that rise well above the hips.

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Hartebeest

7. Name the capital city of Connecticut.

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Hartford

8. What famous university is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts?

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Harvard

9. In what city is the University of Southern Mississippi located?

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Hattiesburg

10. What is the capital city of Cuba?

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Havana

11. What Pacific islands were once ruled by successive kings with the name Kamehameha?

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Hawaii

12. What is the common word referring to kites, buzzards, osprey, harriers, vultures, and other daytime birds of prey?

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Hawks

13. What do you probably have if you have a hypersensitivity, usually to pollens, characterized by such symptoms as sneezing spells and clogging and running of the nose?

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Hay fever

14. In what county did Luke, Bo, and Daisy Duke live?

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Hazzard

15. In what organ of the human body will you find the mitral or bicuspid valve?

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Heart

16. What is another word for the musical instrument called the mouth organ?

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Harmonica

17. Whalers used to use spears attached to a rope. What did they call them?

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Harpoons

18. What is another term for cornmeal mush served with maple syrup, brown sugar, or other sweetening?

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Hasty pudding

19. What kind of bomb is an H-bomb?

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Hydrogen

20. The late Oliver __________ was the chubby half of the most famous comedy duo in film history.

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Hardy