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  1. How many colours are there in a rainbow?
  2. What is the name of the famous mathematical equation for water?
  3. Who was this discovered by?
  4. What year did The Battle of Hastings take place?
  5. What is the English translation for the Hebrew word, 'Timshel'?
  6. Which two planets are beside the astroid belt?
  7. Which is the hottest planet?
  8. What shape is the galaxy, know as the 'Milky Way'?
  9. How many notes make an octave on the instrument of the piano?
  10. In musical terms, what is the Italian word for 'slow'?
  11. Which famous captain's memorial stands in the middle of Trafalgar Square in London.
  12. Which well known war was a war of words?
  13. Which is the hottest layer of atmospheric gas?
  14. Which Greek philosopher thought of the Allegory of 'The Cave'?
  15. What is the meaning of the allegory of 'The Cave'?
  16. Which recording artist still holds the highest record of selling the most amount of records?
  17. What does IQ mean?
  18. Which novelist, by the first name of John, won the Nobel Prize for Literature with works such as 'The Pearl' and 'Cup of Gold'?
  19. Who wrote/said this famous line?: "A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."

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