What percentage of your bones are in your feet?
Each normal foot has 33 joints, 26 bones, 19 muscles, and 107 ligaments.
What is the second longest geographical name of any place?
It is 85 letters long and the name of a hill in New Zealand. It is a Maori phrase that means ‘place where Tamatea, the man with big knees, who slid, climbed and swallowed mountains, known as land-eater, played his flute to his loved one’.
How many children did Queen Victoria have?
She had 9 children between 1840 and 1857; Edward VII, Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, Victoria - Princess Royal, Princess Louise - Duchess of Argyll, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Prince Arthur - Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, Prince Leopold - Duke of Albany, Alfred - Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Princess Helena of the United Kingdom.
How many animals are there that can see behind themselves without turning their head?
There are 2, rabbit and parrot. They have a very wide field of view that actually allows them to see behind themselves.
What year did Lewis Hamilton win his first Formula One Championship?
He won with McLaren in 2008 and then went on to win with Mercedes in 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
There is positive and negative stress. What is the name for positive stress?
Yes, it’s true, some stress is good for us. Eustress helps us stay motivated, work towards goals and feel good about life. You can read more about stress in the following blog by our in-house experts: Don't worry, be happy! Stress and 10 simple ways to let it go.
What colour belt comes after white in Karate?
The order is; white, yellow, orange, green, blue, brown then black.
What is the only letter of the alphabet to not appear on the Periodic Table of Elements?
Many names on the Periodic Table are derived from Latin or Greek and the letter J is not present in these languages. Some may say that Q does not appear either, however the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) state that the 'yet to be discovered' element with the atomic number 114 is named ununquadium.
What is the name of the muscle group that is found in your thigh?
You thigh is made up of the muscle group quadriceps that consists of four muscles: the vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, vastus intermedius, and the rectus femoris.
If you threw a blue rock into the Red Sea, what would it become?
The Red Sea is a seawater inlet of the Indian Ocean, lying between Africa and Asia. If you throw anything into water, it will get wet!
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