What is the only major city located on two continents?
Istanbul is a major city in Turkey that lies in both Europe and Asia. The Bosphorus Strait separates the European part from the Asian part.
Two of Henry VIII’s six wives were executed. Anne Boleyn was one, who was the other?
He divorced Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn was beheaded, Jane Seymour died, he divorced Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard was beheaded and Catherine Parr survived.
What year did the Berlin Wall fall?
The Berlin Wall was constructed in 1961 between East and West Berlin, Germany and fell in 1989.
What is the 'El Clásico'?
The El Clásico is a soccer game between Real Madrid and Barcelona. There has been a total of 275 matches, since the first game on the 13th May 1902, with Barcelona winning 115 of these games.
What is the recommended number of steps per day?
The number of daily recommended steps is 10,000. The average adult currently walks around 7,400 steps a day in Australia, between 5,000 and 7,000 steps a day in the USA and between 3,000 and 4,000 steps a day in the UK. You can read more about walking in the following blog by our in-house experts: "Walk This Way"
How many times can you subtract 10 from 100?
One time, because then you are subtracting 10 from 90, then 10 from 80 etc.
Which type of blood cells fight infection?
White blood cells only account for about 1% of your blood, but they have a big impact. They flow through your bloodstream fighting viruses, bacteria and other invaders that affect your health.
What would you not find in a casino in Las Vegas?
You will not find a clock in most casinos as they aim to keep you in as long as possible. The longer you are there, the more likely it is they will take money from you.
Smoking kills more people than a lack of exercise. True or false?
A lack of exercise now causes as many deaths as smoking.
Which is the most powerful piece in a game of chess?
The Queen is allowed to move any number of squares vertically, horizontally or diagonally.
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