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Christmas Details Competition: A scrap of lace, a teasing curl… the clues were there, but how did you do in our seasonal quiz?

Jenny Gilbert presents the answers to our seasonal head-scratching blockbuster...

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1. What was the international language created by the Polish linguist LL Zamenhof in 1887?

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The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run was established in 1896 partly to mark the abolition of which legal requirement in motoring

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1. Who's the only Prime Minister to serve under three different monarchs?

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1. Who was the artist of a 1914 watercolour of Munich's old town hall that fetched €130,000 at an auction in Germany recently?

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1. When the First Division became the Premier League in 1992 it contained three original members of the Football League. Which ones?

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1. A new version of which British coin will be introduced in 2017?

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1. Who reportedly asked her husband, "Why don't you write books that people can read?"?

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1. In football, what is the action of kicking a ball through an opponent's legs called?

What have footballer Carlos Tevez (pictured), cricketer Brett Lee and tennis player Pat Cash all done away from sport?

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1. What have footballer Carlos Tevez, cricketer Brett Lee and tennis player Pat Cash all done away from sport?

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The 2012 Independent Quiz Of The Year

Now in its 145th edition, Whitaker’s Almanack is the definitive source of facts, trivia and ephemera. So who better than its compilers to test your knowledge of the big events of 2012…

Answers: The 2012 Quiz Of The Year

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The IoS Halloween quiz

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1. Which US state has the highest population of Amish?

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Happy birthday Edinburgh Festival!

It's 65 years since it began and this year's fun is about to get under way. So, try Matthew Bell's brilliant quiz on this cultural extravaganza (answers at bottom of page)

Last night, Steven Spielberg was recognised with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Producers Guild of America

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February 7 marks the two-hundredth anniversary of Charles Dickens' birth

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Know your Nickleby from your Nell? How many questions can you answer about one of English literature's greatest figures? Katy Guest, Emily Dugan and Matthew Bell set the challenge

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