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Answer:
**The 1st toilet shown on tv was in 'The Munsters'.**

The 1st toilet to appear on TV was actually in 'Leave it to Beaver'!

The 1st toilet to appear on TV was actually in 'Leave it to Beaver'!

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**'Two Tribes' was the 2nd hit single for Devo.**

'Two Tribes' was the 2nd hit single for Frankie Goes to Hollywood. The Greeks considered that any even number was "female".

'Two Tribes' was the 2nd hit single for Frankie Goes to Hollywood. The Greeks considered that any even number was "female".

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**3 is the 3rd Fibonacci number.**

3 is actually the 4th Fibonacci number. If you take any number's digits and find that they add to a number divisible by 3, then the original number will also divide by 3 eg. 39,123 - 3+9+1+2+3 = 18. It is easy to see that 18 is divisible by 3, therefore 39,123 is divisible by 3...3*13,041 to be exact.

3 is actually the 4th Fibonacci number. If you take any number's digits and find that they add to a number divisible by 3, then the original number will also divide by 3 eg. 39,123 - 3+9+1+2+3 = 18. It is easy to see that 18 is divisible by 3, therefore 39,123 is divisible by 3...3*13,041 to be exact.

Answer:
**Isaac Newton's space-time universe was 4-dimensional.**

It was Einstein who 1st theorised about a 4-dimensional universe. A "square" number is a number with an integer square root...2*2 = 4. Tuvalu is small island nation federated in 1978 in the Pacific. It covers only 9 sq. mi.

It was Einstein who 1st theorised about a 4-dimensional universe. A "square" number is a number with an integer square root...2*2 = 4. Tuvalu is small island nation federated in 1978 in the Pacific. It covers only 9 sq. mi.

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**The pentagram is called the Devil's knot in English tradition.**

The pentagram is called the lovers' knot in English tradition. Celtic music uses a 5 note scale called the pentatonic scale. A pentagondodecahedron is a body consisting of 12 regular pentagons.

The pentagram is called the lovers' knot in English tradition. Celtic music uses a 5 note scale called the pentatonic scale. A pentagondodecahedron is a body consisting of 12 regular pentagons.

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**The god Brahma has 6 heads or faces.**

Brahma has 4 heads or faces to symbolise the 4 directions of the world. Charlie's 6 angels were Sabrina Duncan, Jill Monroe, Kelly Garrett, Kris Monroe, Tiffany Welles and Julie Rogers. The whole-tone scale is used in some eastern music.

Brahma has 4 heads or faces to symbolise the 4 directions of the world. Charlie's 6 angels were Sabrina Duncan, Jill Monroe, Kelly Garrett, Kris Monroe, Tiffany Welles and Julie Rogers. The whole-tone scale is used in some eastern music.

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**7 is not a prime number.**

Seven is divisible only by itself and one and is therefore a prime number. The seven deadly sins are lust, pride, anger, envy, sloth, avarice and gluttony.

Seven is divisible only by itself and one and is therefore a prime number. The seven deadly sins are lust, pride, anger, envy, sloth, avarice and gluttony.

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**In Islam there are eight hells**

Islam has seven gates to a single hell but (thankfully!) eight paradises. One is the first cubic number (1*1*1 = 1) and eight is the 2nd...2*2*2 = 8. In physics, a magic number is the number of neutrons or protons within an atomic shell that are bound more strongly than if the shell contained the next higher number. Two is the first magic number and eight the second.

Islam has seven gates to a single hell but (thankfully!) eight paradises. One is the first cubic number (1*1*1 = 1) and eight is the 2nd...2*2*2 = 8. In physics, a magic number is the number of neutrons or protons within an atomic shell that are bound more strongly than if the shell contained the next higher number. Two is the first magic number and eight the second.

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**To the ancient Greeks the River Styx had 9 cataracts.**

The River Styx had 9 twists. A cockroach will live up to 9 days without its head before it starves to death... that's one dumb animal!

The River Styx had 9 twists. A cockroach will live up to 9 days without its head before it starves to death... that's one dumb animal!

Answer:
**During the Sex Pistols' 1st gig, they played 10 songs.**

The 1st ever gig by the Sex Pistols lasted for 10 minutes back on November 6th, 1975! The Arabic numbering system is the one most of us are most familiar with: 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,and 9.

The 1st ever gig by the Sex Pistols lasted for 10 minutes back on November 6th, 1975! The Arabic numbering system is the one most of us are most familiar with: 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,and 9.

Answer:
**11 is considered by Christians to be the number of winners.**

Actually, 11 is considered by Christians to be the number of sinners! The amplifiers in 'This is Spinal Tap' went to 11 so that the band could "push over the cliff".

Actually, 11 is considered by Christians to be the number of sinners! The amplifiers in 'This is Spinal Tap' went to 11 so that the band could "push over the cliff".

Answer:
**The longest game of Monopoly on record lasted 12 days.**

Actually the longest game of Monopoly on record was 70 days... get a life! Snails may have sex only once in their lives but at least it lasts for 12 hours.

Actually the longest game of Monopoly on record was 70 days... get a life! Snails may have sex only once in their lives but at least it lasts for 12 hours.

Answer:
**If you are doing this Quiz on Friday the 13th, you will know that this month began on a Saturday.**

Actually, months that begin on a Sunday will always contain a Friday the 13th. Louis XIII also took a 13 year old bride.

Actually, months that begin on a Sunday will always contain a Friday the 13th. Louis XIII also took a 13 year old bride.

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**There are 14 letters in the Arabic alphabet.**

The Arabic alphabet has 14 "sun" letters and 14 "moon" letters.

The Arabic alphabet has 14 "sun" letters and 14 "moon" letters.

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**The shortest war ever recorded lasted only 15 minutes.**

The shortest war ever recorded was between Britain and Zanzibar in 1896, and lasted 38 minutes... not quite long enough for a Tom Hanks film? A triangular number is a number which can be formed from the series 1+2+3+4+5...etc.

The shortest war ever recorded was between Britain and Zanzibar in 1896, and lasted 38 minutes... not quite long enough for a Tom Hanks film? A triangular number is a number which can be formed from the series 1+2+3+4+5...etc.

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**A Roman foot (measurement) was divided into 16 toes.**

A Roman foot was divided into 16 fingers.

A Roman foot was divided into 16 fingers.

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**17 is a Fibonacci number.**

The Fibonacci numbers are 1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21... take two adjacent numbers and add them to get the next term, therefore 17 is NOT a Fibonacci number.

Arnie also spoke two other lines but they were overdubbed into the voice of other actors.

The Fibonacci numbers are 1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21... take two adjacent numbers and add them to get the next term, therefore 17 is NOT a Fibonacci number.

Arnie also spoke two other lines but they were overdubbed into the voice of other actors.

Answer:
**The game of chess originally had 18 pieces per side.**

Chess never had 18 pieces per side. Whirling Dervishes, or Mevlevi, then learn 18 different kinds of service in the kitchen and then after 1001 days of preparation, they are led with an 18-armed candelabrum to a cell where they then meditate for 18 days.

Chess never had 18 pieces per side. Whirling Dervishes, or Mevlevi, then learn 18 different kinds of service in the kitchen and then after 1001 days of preparation, they are led with an 18-armed candelabrum to a cell where they then meditate for 18 days.

Answer:
**Australian Rules Football has 19 players per side on the field.**

Aussie Rules Football has 18 players per side on the field at one time. Babylonians feared the 19th day of the month because it was also the 49th day since the start of the last month. 7*7 is 49 so the day was filled with power both good and evil. Nonadekaphobia is the fear of the number 19.

The Metonic cycle of the moon occurs when all the phases of the moon fall on the same weekdays for the whole solar year.

Aussie Rules Football has 18 players per side on the field at one time. Babylonians feared the 19th day of the month because it was also the 49th day since the start of the last month. 7*7 is 49 so the day was filled with power both good and evil. Nonadekaphobia is the fear of the number 19.

The Metonic cycle of the moon occurs when all the phases of the moon fall on the same weekdays for the whole solar year.

Answer:
**In real life, Jerry Seinfeld had an overdue library book for 20 years.**

Actually this occurred in his sitcom. Jerry's character borrowed Henry Miller's 'Tropic of Cancer' from the New York Public Library. Lexington, Massachusetts lays claim to the world's biggest icosahedron. 20 players were sent off in a game between Sportivo Ameliano and General Caballero, in Paraguay.

See! Numbers can be interesting! Well I hope you agree with me.

Actually this occurred in his sitcom. Jerry's character borrowed Henry Miller's 'Tropic of Cancer' from the New York Public Library. Lexington, Massachusetts lays claim to the world's biggest icosahedron. 20 players were sent off in a game between Sportivo Ameliano and General Caballero, in Paraguay.

See! Numbers can be interesting! Well I hope you agree with me.

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