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Issue 974

All the answers begin with the letter L

1. Written works such as novels, poems, and plays that are considered to be very good and have lasting value are referred to as _____________________.

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Literature

2. Vilnius is the capital city of what European country?

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Lithuania

3. __________ policies generally emphasize the need for the government to solve problems while deemphasizing personal responsibility.

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Liberal

4. What is the largest gland in the body of a vertebrate animal?

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Liver

5. Where were the Beatles from?

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Liverpool, England

6. Name the Scottish missionary and explorer who became famous for his long treks through Africa (1813–1873).

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Livingstone

7. What South American animal is used as a beast of burden?

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Llama

8. What do you call a soil that has a mixture of soil-particle sizes, which presents a desirable physical condition and medium for plant growth?

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Loam

9. In what city is Utah State University located?

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Logan

10. What branch of military science relates to providing the right people with the right things at the right time and at the right place to accomplish a military task most economically and effectively?

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Logistics

11. What city is famous for its Trafalgar Square?

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London

12. Of what saloon was Miss Kitty the proprietor in the TV series Gunsmoke?

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Long Branch

13. What is another word for a stretcher for the sick or wounded?

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Litter

14. What is the common name of Ursa Minor?

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Little Dipper

15. What do you call the fleshy lower part of the external human ear?

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Lobe

16. What do you call the person who rents and lives in a furnished room?

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Lodger

17. What kind of ranger did Tonto hang around?

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Lone

18. If you don’t use capital letters, which ones do you use?

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Lower-case

19. What do you use to keep the wheels on your car?

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Lug nuts

20. What kind of a mob would hang someone without due process of law?

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Lynch