Answer to questions 1 to 9 to find the connection
1. Which Scottish golfer (aka Mrs Doubtfire) has won a record eight European Tour Order of Merit titles, including a streak of seven consecutively from 1993 to 1999?
 Colin Montgomerie
2. Who was the third President of the USA, following on from George Washington and John Adams was also famed for his numerous inventions?
 Thomas Jefferson
3. In which town is the cartoon series 'The Simpsons' based around?
 Springfield (Oregon)
4. Since 1934, the annual Golf Masters tournament is the only major played each year at the same course. Name the course?
 Augusta National Golf Club
5. What is the often used name of the political protest of throwing a beverage into a harbour in December 1773?
 The Boston Tea Party
6. Name of the world's busiest passenger sea port?
7. Which American actor, who sadly passed on October 31st 1993 at the age of 23, was the older brother of Rain, Joaquin, Summer & Liberty?
 River Phoenix
8. What was the name of the German Chancellor, the primary force behind the unification of Germany 1871, who also had a famous battleship named after him?
 Otto von Bismarck
9. A Stephen King 1975 horror fiction novel which involves a writer (named Ben Mears) who returns to the town where he lived as a boy, to discover that the residents are all becoming vampires?
 Salem's Lot
10. And the connection between answers 1 to 9?
 All US State capitals 1. Alabama, 2. Missouri, 3. Illinois, 4. Maine, 5. Massachusetts, 6. Delaware, 7. Arizona, 8. North Dakota. 9. Oregon