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Author Archives: David Shelton-Smith

Australia

What is the capital of Australia?       Canberra

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Alexandre Yersin

In June 1894 Franco-Swiss scientist Alexandre Yersin arrived in Hong Kong and made a brilliant discovery of global significance. He discovered the bacillus that causes which disease, which was rife in the territory?   In 1894, during the epidemic in Hong Kong, the organism that causes plague was isolated independently by two bacteriologists, the Frenchman […]

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Tanzania

Tanzania was merged from two states in 1964. What are the two states?     Tanganyika’s independence and unification with Zanzibar leading to the state of Tanzania

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Trekkies

In which year did the TV Series Star Trek Boldly Go? (Start)   1966

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100m record

Who hold the current record for the fastest British 100m runner? Who is currently the fastest runner for a bonus point? Zharnel Hughes (born 13 July 1995) is an Anguillan-British sprinter who specialises in the 100 metres and 200 metres. He won the gold medal in both the 100 metres and 4 x 100 metres […]

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