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World of Books: A Closer Look

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10 questions
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  • Q1
    What is the best selling book in the world?
    A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens
    Oxford Dictionary
    Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - J.K. Rowling
    The Bible
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  • Q2
    Approximately how many books are published every year?
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    Jumble
    30s
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  • Q3
    What is 'Abibliophobia'?
    The fear of unhappy endings in novels.
    The fear of bending the spine of books.
    The fear of long words.
    A fear of running out of reading material.
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  • Q4
    Approximately how many characters are in the world's longest novel?
    9,609,000
    1,000,000
    990,000
    10,000,000
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  • Q5
    Approximately how long did it take Charles Dickens to write 'A Christmas Carol'?
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    6 weeks
    2 days
    1 year
    8 months
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  • Q6
    Which country reads the most books?
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    Jumble
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  • Q7
    How wide is the thickest book ever published?
    500 mm (19.7 in)
    265 mm (10.4 in)
    322 mm (12.67 in)
    452 mm (17.8 in)
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  • Q8
    What does 'Bibliosmia' mean?
    To collect classic novels.
    People who only read e-books.
    To read books on the train.
    The smell of old books.
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  • Q9
    Bob Bretall (USA) has the largest collection of comic books in the world. How many unique items does he own?
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    54,621
    10,000
    101,822
    15,098
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  • Q10
    Harry Potter books are the most banned books in the United States.
    true
    false
    True or False
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