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What is the furthest distance you can get from the sea in the UK? 70 miles (112 km)! Coton in the Elms is a village and a parish in the English county of Derbyshire. It is located five miles south of Burton upon Trent. South east of the village is Church Flatts Farm, which is defined by the Ordnance Survey as the farthest point from the sea in Great Britain.

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What is the largest gland in human body? liver! The liver is the largest gland and the largest internal organ in the human body. A gland is defined as any group of cells that manufactures and releases substances for use somewhere else in the body.

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How many gold medals did USSR win at 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles? (USA got 83) 0.

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Which is the only country in South-East Asia never colonized by any European power? Thailand.

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Which animal class has the most species? insects! About 60% of all known species are insects.

Which continent has the lowest precipitation rate? Antarctica! Antarctica is technically a desert, averaging just 166 mm (6.5 in) of precipitation per year. Only some fringe coastal areas have a tundra climate with a short summer averaging above freezing, and much higher precipitation.

Which ocean has the lowest salinity? Arctic! The Arctic Ocean's salinity varies seasonally as the ice cover melts and freezes; but it is the lowest on average due to low evaporation and heavy freshwater inflow from rivers.

How many bones does an adult human have? 206! At birth, there are over 270 bones in an infant human's body, but many of these fuse together as the child grows (in the skull, vertebral column etc.), leaving a total of 206 separate bones in an adult.

What direction does the comet tail made of gases point? away from the Sun! The streams of dust and gas each form their own distinct tail, pointing in slightly different directions. The tail of dust is left behind in the comet's orbit. At the same time, the ion tail, made of gases, always points directly away from the Sun, shaped by the solar wind.

How many countries does Spain share a land border with? 5! It's France, Portugal, Andorra, Morocco (Ceuta) and UK (Giblartar)