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Here are the answers to the quiz posted 5th August

1. Who became the first woman to win an Olympic gold medal for boxing in 2012? Nicola Adams
2. Which chemical element has the symbol Sn? Tin
3. Give the birth and death dates for the explorer Captain James Cook? 1728 — 1779
4. In Greek mythology who was the goddess of victory? Nike
5. Who painted the "Girl with a Pearl Earring"? Vermeer

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