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Can you name the facts about the United Kingdom?

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What is the capital city of England?
What is the capital city of Wales?(Either language is accepted)
What is the capital city of Scotland?(Either language is accepted)
What is the capital city of Northern Ireland?(Either language is accepted)
What's the population size of the UK to the nearest million?(Rough 2019 population)
What is the full name of the UK?
What's the national animal of Wales?
What's the national animal of Northern Ireland?
What's the national animal of Scotland?
What's the national animal of England?
What's the highest point in the UK?1345m above sea level
What's the lowest point in the UK?3m below sea level
What's the longest river in the UK?220 miles long
What's the biggest lake in the UK?147.87 square miles
Can you name the largest city by population?2019 population estimate: 9,000,000
Can you name the smallest city by population?2017 population census: 1,372
Can you name the smallest city by boundary area?1.12 square miles
What is the UK Royal House name?
What is the national language of the UK?
What is the northernmost point of the UK?
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What is the southernmost point of the UK?
What is the easternmost point of the UK?
What is the westernmost point of the UK?
What's the UK's National Anthem?It is changed when a male monarch takes the throne.
What's the Welsh National Anthem called?In English it translates to Land of My Fathers
What is the Scottish National Anthem?(Either language is accepted)
What's the Northern Irish National Anthem?
What's the English National Anthem?
What is the name of the parliament upper house?
What is the parliament lower house called?
What year was the Brexit referendum?Apologies for mentioning the 'B' word...
Which major UK political party's colour is blue?
Which major UK political party's colour is red?
Which major UK political party's colour is yellow/orange?
Who was the first Prime Minister?In office from 1721-1742
What is the oldest university in the UK?Founded in 1167
What year was the Magna Carta Libertatum signed?It was signed on 15 June
When did the first women get the vote in the UK?You had to be over 30, married, have an annual rent of £5 and be a British university graduate
When was the voting age lowered from 21 to 18 in the UK?The Representation of the People Act was made the year before and came into effect in the answer's year.
What is the longest place name in the UK?Hope you enjoyed that one... It translates to 'St Mary's church in the hollow of the white hazel near to the fierce whirlpool of St Tysilio of the red cave'

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