**NUMBERS** |

**Can you come up with the numbers that answer the following general knowledge questions?** |

**1.** | How many legs does a standard full size snooker table have? |

| **8** |

**2.** | What year did Abba win the Eurovision song contest? |

| **1974** |

**3.** | How many moons does the Earth have? |

| **1 (despite recent discoveries in space of objects around us, earth still has only one true orbiting moon)** |

**4.** | There are 27 countries in the EU. How many start with the letter S? |

| **4 (Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden)** |

**5.** | Up to January 2009 how many Victoria Crosses have been awarded? 57, 357 or 1,357? |

| **1,357** |

**6.** | How tall (in feet) is Mount Everest? 29,029, 49,029 or 69,029? |

| **29,029** |

**7.** | How many “spikes” are there on the Statue of Liberty’s head? |

| **7** |

**8.** | Which Charing Cross platform number do you need to catch the Hogwart’s Express? |

| **None. (it leaves from King’s Cross Station)** |

**9.** | How many different value coins are in circulation in the UK and what is their total value? |

| **8, £3.88. (1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2)** |

**10.** | According to the Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, what is the answer to life, the universe and everything? |

| **42** |