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Can you guess the correct number OR come within 10 of the correct answer? (answers will be #01-99 only)

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Population of Brazil, circa 1939 (in millions)
Number of Points proposed by U.S. President Woodrow Wilson in a noted speech regarding international peace
U.S. Presidents who attended college
Number of Israeli Prime Ministers to serve to date
Minutes in the shortest war in history, the Anglo-Zanzibar War
Years Fidel Castro reigned in Cuba as head of state
Orbits of Earth made by first manned flight in space (Yuri Gagarin's Vostok 1 on April 12, 1961)
Countries that made up NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) at its 1949 founding
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Span (in years) between the beginning of World War I and the end of World War II
Parallel that separated North and South Vietnam
Number of ruling monarchs from the House of Stuart of Scotland, Great Britain, & England
Years ruled by the longest verified ruling monarch in history, Sobhuza II of Swaziland
Days the Battle of Gettysburg lasted
Hours it took Charles Lindbergh to fly the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean
Number of years it took to build the Panama Canal
Number of the lifeboats the Titanic held prior to sinking

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