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Old 10th November 2008
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1) How long did the Hundred Years' War last?

2) Which country makes Panama hats?

3) From which animal do we get catgut?

4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

5) What is a camel's hair brush made of?

6) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?

7) What was King George VI's first name?

8) What colour is a purple finch?

9) Where are Chinese Gooseberries from?

10) What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane?





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1) How long did the Hundred Years War last? 116 years

2) Which country makes Panama hats? Ecuador

3) From which animal do we get cat gut? Sheep and Horses

4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution? November

5) What is a camel's hair brush made of? Squirrel fur

6) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal? Dogs

7) What was King George VI's first name? Albert

8) What colour is a purple finch? ! Crimson

9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from? New Zealand

10) What is the colour of the black box in a commercial airplane? Orange, of course.


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Failed misserably with just an orange box
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I got three so close! I knew the cat gut/ chinese gooseberry/orange box
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Not sure about that Chinese Gooseberries..but i think they origin from China and brought to New Zeland and renamed as Kiwi.
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Yep got all those - any more
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Another miserable failure with only three correct answers

I knew: 116 years (goodness knows how ), November and Albert.

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Last edited by JohnGG; 10th November 2008 at 10:20 AM. Reason: Corrected typo
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So having failed what happens to me now
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