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What color is the flag flown on a ship where disease has broken out?
Yellow - It's purpose is to warn approaching ships about sickness on board.
What color dye can be produced from the woad plant?
Blue - The woad plant is native to northern Europe and the British Isles.
In which country would you find the Yellow River?
a. Untied States
China - At 5,464km, it is the second longest river in China.
What colors can be found on the Swiss flag?
a. Red and White
b. Blue and White
c. Black and Red
d. Yellow and Red
Red and White - The Swiss flag traditionally stands for freedom, honor and fidelity.
What color is Saffron?
Yellow - Purple Saffron is the most precious and most expensive spice in the world.
A blue flame indicates the presence of what metal?
Copper - When a flame contains more oxygen than gas, copper pigment oxidizes.
What colors would you mix to make purple?
a. Blue and Green
b. Black and Blue
c. Red and Blue
d. Yellow and Black
Red and Blue - When red predominates you get violet, when blue does you get hyacinth
Who had a horse called Black Bess?
a. Dick Turpin
b. Robin Hood
c. Wild Bill Hickok
Dick Turpin - Born in 1706, in rural Essex, he is the most famous highwayman of all.
What substance gives a carrot its orange pigment?
c. Food coloring
Carotene - Though rarely seen, purple, white, yellow and red carrots also exist.
What 1967 single was a top ten hit for Van Morrison?
a. Brown Gravy and Potatoes
b. A Pair of Brown Eyes
c. Brown-Eyed Girl
d. One Two Brown Eyes
Brown-Eyed Girl - A music innovator, Morrison has produced over 20 studio albums.
What color is Superman's cape?
Red - Superman first appeared in Action Comics #1 in June of 1938.
What are the three original primary colors?
a. Red, Green and Blue
b. Red, Yellow and Blue
c. Red, Black and Blue
d. Red, Purple and Blue
Red, Green and Blue - Mixing of red and green light can produce many different shades of yellow, orange, or brown.
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