Tarvin Imp Brainteaser Answers-January 2015

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1. Which writer created Paddington Bear? Michael Bond

2. Ailurophobia is an irrational fear of what? Cats

3. What nationality is the tennis player Novak Djokovic? Serbian

4. Which composer's 8th symphony is known as the "Symphony of a Thousand"? Gustav Mahler

5. Which of Jane Austen's heroines is described as "handsome, clever and rich"? Emma (Woodhouse)

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